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Slide set: The chorister's song (story: T.T. Wing, 10 slides, in/before 1906)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Title slide
Slide 2
Each evening with his bag of tools
Slide 3
Her mother would not give consent
Slide 4
Phil's glass increased to many a quart
Slide 5
He had to pass the public house
Slide 6
Bring Charlie inside
Slide 7
The landlady soon hurried in
Slide 8
His father quickly took him down
Slide 9
On Sunday Philip went to Church
Slide 10
God's wondrous power was soon
Other related organisations

in stock of Onward Publishing Office, dates unknown

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 347)

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 1628)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, in or after 1913 (item ref. LM 258)

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

Miriam R. Smith, The chorister's song (n.d.)


Slide 9 shows Chatteris parish church without its nave roof, indicating that the photograph was taken before the building was restored in 1910.


10 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004179

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 March 2024

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