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Slide set: By the fountain: new series (song: Bamforth & Co., 10 slides, 1905)

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Slide 1
Intro. with Title
Slide 2
I saw a sweet face dreaming where the waters flashed and fell
Slide 3
And there was one beside her who whispered in her ear
Slide 4**
I shall love thee, dear, for ever, with a love that shall not die
Slide 5
The fountain it was frozen and the birds sang there no more
Slide 6
There were tears within her eyes
Slide 7
She stretched her hands imploring towards the empty skies
Slide 8
Are thou coming, my beloved
Slide 9
Once again I saw it, that same sweet face of old
Slide 10
Her heart gave back the answer of her lover's broken vow
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Fred Weatherly and ‘Stephen Adams’, By the fountain (London: Boosey & Co., 1889)

Related slide set

reissue of By the fountain (song: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1898)


1 slide known to exist in private collection

10 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002647

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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