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Slide set: Tim's 'special': a gambling story (service of song: T.J. and W.F. Piggott, 30-33 slides, in/before 1909)

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Other related organisations

in stock of John Burnham, dates unknown

in stock of William C. Muir, dates unknown

in stock of W. Nicholson & Sons, , dates unknown (item ref. 88)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 1008)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 108)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
service of song
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1909)
Reading or song

Hannah Harcourt Pickard (arr. John Burnham), Tim's 'special' (London: A. Weekes & Co., John Burnham and Richard J. James & Son, n.d.)


The slide titles are taken from the reading - the titles on the slides themselves may have been slightly different.

The Tyler 1909 and  Church Army 1913 catalogues list the three additional hymn slides, numbered 1a, 11a and 18a.

Lucerna ID  3003147

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 25 May 2023

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