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Slide set: Sweet violets (service of song: Bamforth & Co., 15 slides, 1896)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Dingle lane was a great change to the young couple
Slide 2
Their attention was attracted by a handsome carriage
Slide 3
Aunt Marigold's cottage was set in the midst of a flower garden
Slide 4
Aunt Marigold welcomed the young couple as they entered the cottage
Slide 5
Aunt Marigold believed in showing 'hospitality without grudging'
Slide 6
'Under the trees yonder, I have a sweet bed of violets'
Slide 7
'Oh, Mrs Meadows, we are in such trouble!' she exclaimed
Slide 8
Rose was left alone at her aunt's cottage
Slide 9
She gave the child the flowers and the basket
Slide 10
Young Westerman remained in charge of the invalid
Slide 11
The doctor, being himself a temperance worker, did not order alcohol
Slide 12
'Here, sir, let me wheel your sofa to the window'
Slide 13
John prayed for him most earnestly
Slide 14
Again the flowers are shining round Aunt Marigold's cottage
Slide 15
'You told us the flowers bear witness there's a living God'
Other related organisations

in stock of James Broadbent & Son, dates unknown

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 710)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
service of song
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

M.S. Haycraft (arr. James Broadbent), Sweet violets (Leeds: James Broadbent, n.d.)


15 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002190

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 9 May 2024

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