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Slide set: Aaron the woodman (story: manufacturer unknown, 26 slides, in/before 1906)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
The title
Slide 2
'There's someone trimming that hedge,' said Frank
Slide 3
Lila called out 'Peep-bo!' in a loud voice
Slide 4
Aaron looked as pleased as a child
Slide 5

no image available
Slide 6
Lila would take some dainty for the invalid every day
Slide 7
See this little leaf now
Slide 8
She used to jump and sing for joy
Slide 9
The sun would smile upon the waving corn
Slide 10
She never knew exactly where Aaron would be
Slide 11
She would sit down and laugh till her cheeks were quite rosy
Slide 12
You never saw a funnier little house
Slide 13
'Why, it's no better than a hut!'
Slide 14
Aaron would read the Bible to his wife
Slide 15
'Oh! look at that funny bird'
Slide 16
He would take her to watch the woodcutters
Slide 17
Frank was very cross and wretched that afternoon
Slide 18
'It is better than sticking here doing nothing'
Slide 19
She ran to Miss Morton, her governess
Slide 20
'But why are you out on such a day?'
Slide 21
The snow was already falling in big flakes
Slide 22
Nothing could be heard except the cries of quails, etc.
Slide 23
The snow dazed and bewildered poor Frank
Slide 24
He had lost his way
Slide 25
A big log fire was burning
Slide 26
He threw his arms round Aaron's neck

in stock of Primitive Methodist Lantern Department, dates unknown

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 653)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 153)

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

Harry Davies, Aaron the woodman (London: Religious Tract Society, 1898)

Related slide set

see also The pedlar's loan (story: manufacturer unknown, 22 slides, n.d.)


25 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004127

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 13 March 2024

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