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Slide set: Cripple Robbie (service of song: T.T. Wing, 34-37 slides, 1892-1906)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Title slide
Slide 1a

no image available
Slide 2
'Tell me more about the beautiful shops'
Slide 3
Granny ... kept a corner provision shop
Slide 4
Granny ... with her well thumbed Bible
Slide 5
The new brass band
Slide 6
'Please, sir, I've brought the carriage'
Slide 7
Robbie carried into the carriage
Slide 8
They arrived in good time
Slide 9
Two men had entered
Slide 10
'Untie the handkerchief, Fred!'
Slide 11
Granny seemed very poorly
Slide 12
'I am sorry to hear of your trouble'
Slide 13
Fred now entered with the parcel
Slide 14
Mr Grantham looked at the letter
Slide 15
He would sit by her bedside
Slide 16
'See! Jesus is calling me'
Slide 17
Sung a hymn as the remains... were
Slide 18
'When you bury me will you sing?'
Slide 19
'Please, sir, can I speak to you?'
Slide 19a

no image available
Slide 20
'Poor little fellow, he will not rally'
Slide 21
Then he turned to Fred
Slide 22
Fred felt more lonely than ever
Slide 23
With an oath pushed him up to the garret
Slide 24
'Are you asleep, Fred?'
Slide 25
Fred's lot became more wretched
Slide 26
'Creep under the Counter'
Slide 27
They were planning a robbery
Slide 28
He peeped through the little window
Slide 29
'Come with me and tell me all about it'
Slide 30
Mrs Burns leading Fred to bed
Slide 31

no image available
Slide 32
A policeman pulled the masks from their faces
Slide 33
'My Elsie's child,' he murmured
Slide 34
A hospital cot for lame children
Slide 34a

no image available
Other related organisations

in stock of Onward Publishing Office, dates unknown

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 325)

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 1631)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
service of song
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1892, latest possible 1906)
Reading or song

Ruth B. Yates (comp. Thomas E. Hallsworth), Cripple Robbie: a service of sacred song (London and Manchester: Onward Publishing Office and S.W. Partridge & Co., n.d.)


33 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003342

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 13 March 2024

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