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Slide set: The stolen shirt (story: G.M. Mason, 18 slides, n.d.)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Susan looking at the 4½d. shirt
Slide 2
The fourpence very big, the halfpenny very small
Slide 3
A neat house where fresh air can be had
Slide 4
John off to work
Slide 5
I used to sit and cry over my baby
Slide 6
John wants a clean shirt
Slide 7
I can't go in this rag
Slide 8
John goes to bed
Slide 9
Susan hung the shirt out to dry
Slide 10
Willie tells his father the shirts gone
Slide 11
There's a pretty go, what's to be done now
Slide 12
Susan goes to buy another shirt
Slide 13
Susan secures a shirt at the price
Slide 14
John stays at home
Slide 15
John and Susan disputing
Slide 16
I tell you it is so
Slide 17
They both go to take the pledge
Slide 18
John signs the pledge
Other related organisation

in stock of William Lane, , dates unknown (item ref. T.55)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Betha Farr, The stolen shirt (London: S.W. Partridge & Co., n.d.)


18 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003798

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 17 August 2023

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