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Slide set: Esmeralda (story: G.M. Mason, 15 slides, n.d.)

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Slide 1
She was an industrious young dressmaker
Slide 2
The whole of the house looks neglected
Slide 3
Esmeralda loved to listen to her teacher
Slide 4
The children took the scraps of bread
Slide 5
She came home and found no Mother, no fire, no tea
Slide 6
She waited a long time outside the public house
Slide 7
She looked into the brightly lighted shops
Slide 8
She fell asleep on the sofa
Slide 9
The room suddenly became beautiful
Slide 10
Tommy was lighting a fire
Slide 11
'Ralda knelt beside the sofa
Slide 12
The mother knelt by the table, and burst into tears
Slide 13
She laid the fair head on her shoulder
Slide 14
Esmeralda went to the park with her father
Slide 15
That very night husband and wife were reconciled
Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

M. Martin, Esmeralda (London: J.S. Phillips, n.d.)


15 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003809

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 November 2021

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