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Slide set: Dick Wilson's home, and what changed it (story: Bamforth & Co., 11 slides, 1897)

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Slide 1**
The mother held out her arms imploringly, to shield the little ones
Slide 2
'Bless daddie and mother and Joe and Alice' she lisped
Slide 3
'I've nothing for you to-night, my little ones,' the mother said
Slide 4
'I didn't mean to interfere with you, Dick, before the children'
Slide 5
Before he could believe what he saw she was down on her knees before him
Slide 6
'Children! Are you asleep? Father wants you,' she whispered
Slide 7
They started up from their bed of straw
Slide 8
'Come along, children?' he said, in as hearty a voice as he could under the circumstances
Slide 9
The children were seated on the hearth and he handed a portion to each
Slide 10
She was lifted on her father's knee, and her curly head was laid against him
Slide 11

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** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1897-1914 (item ref. 1004)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 761)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 930)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Readings or songs

‘Dick Wilson's home, and what changed it’ in Poison in the packet [etc.] (c.1902)

Dick Wilson's home, and what changed it (London: Religious Tract Society, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title Dick Wilson's home (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)


10 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002233

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 10 May 2024

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