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Slide set: Bank holiday: or, Ned Carrington's beer can (story: Bamforth & Co., 10 slides, 1897)

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Slide 1**
'So you think total abstinence is but another word for meanness'
Slide 2**
'You see I'm different, I've no home to go to'
Slide 3**
'I asked young Ned to join us on Monday', said Harvey at supper
Slide 4**
'Well, Mr. Harvey, I'm bold, you'll say, but I've come'
Slide 5**
He discovered that it had a leak
Slide 6**
'My beer can, do you mean? left behind'
Slide 7**
The Harveys understood how to make a holiday enjoyable
Slide 8**
And aren't you surprised to find how much you do care for the beer
Slide 9**
'I want you to join us in more than a day's holiday, Ned'
Slide 10**
'Ah, Tom', he said one day, 'that bank holiday was my turning point'
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
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in stock of William Lane, , dates unknown (item ref. T.126)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

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

Bank holiday: or, Ned Carrington's beer can (London: Jarrold & Sons, n.d.)


10 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002229

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 5 May 2024

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