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Slide set: Baby's letter (song: Bamforth & Co., 14 slides, 1911)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Intro. with Title
Slide 2
A wee lad of seven climbs on daddy's knee
Slide 3
'Where is mammy?' His daddy replies, 'With the angels in [...]
Slide 4

no image available
Slide 5
Daddy is always sighing, the parting has caused much pain
Slide 6
As daddy dozes, that letter so dear the lad reads again and again
Slide 7

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Slide 8

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Slide 9
Daddy is always sighing
Slide 10
Daddy awakes, and that letter he reads, hot tears bedim his sad eyes
Slide 11

no image available
Slide 12
Daddy and I are so lonely
Slide 13
Daddy is always sighing
Slide 14

no image available
Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Walter Fletcher and Otto M. Heinzmann, Baby's letter (New York: M. Witmark & Sons, 1893)


9 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003679

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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