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Slide set: The musical miller (service of song: Bamforth & Co., 40 slides, c.1902)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Introduction, with title
Slide 2
David Grisewood was singing
Slide 3
Aye, aye, that's just it
Slide 4
Caleb's knapsack was open
Slide 5
Here's a pedlar with some books
Slide 6
Not good to drink water when hot
Slide 7
Thank you kindly, Missis
Slide 8
Turning over the inspired pages
Slide 9
Millie dropped upon the chair
Slide 10
Two Bibles were purchased
Slide 11
Caleb handed a book to the miller
Slide 12
He leaned his arms upon the gate
Slide 13
Standing on the doorstep
Slide 14
There stood the churn
Slide 15
David laid his hand on his wife's
Slide 16
He quietly did the backing business
Slide 17
Putting his arm on the outer gate
Slide 18
Jacob was much surprised
Slide 19
You've gotten a first rate book here
Slide 20
He accompanied on his bugle horn
Slide 21
Caleb Goodall was on his knees
Slide 22
Something touching in David
Slide 23
They knelt down together
Slide 24
A miller's cart approached him
Slide 25
The tired traveller was seated
Slide 26
Caleb sang with all his skill
Slide 27
A bend in the road
Slide 28
Thank God you came to Burnham
Slide 29
Here's a man with books and pictures
Slide 30
There, Mrs Goodall
Slide 31
How glad I am to have you
Slide 32
The campaign was opened
Slide 33
Jacob Grisewood and Dick entered
Slide 34
He told the story of the Cross
Slide 35
Caleb found the breakfast spread
Slide 36
The household at Burnham Mill
Slide 37
The news of these services spread
Slide 38
Their guest was a dying man
Slide 39
The next day Alice came at eventide
Slide 40
His hand was lifted
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in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

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

J. Jackson Wray (arr. John Burnham), The musical miller (London: A. Weekes & Co., 1885)

Related slide sets

see also The musical miller (service of song: Bamforth & Co., 67 slides, 1902)

see generic title The musical miller (generic set title – 3 different versions are known)

This is a selection of slides from the longer 67-slide Bamforth set, apparently selected and renumbered by or for J.W. Butcher. Butcher's labels and the revised number labels are under the cover glass in the set illustrated here.

40 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004201

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 28 February 2009

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