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Slide set: Christmas bells: or, the musician and the orphan maid (recitation: York & Son, 7 slides, in/before 1906)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
A lonely little maiden
Slide 2
So she in the church did steal
Slide 3
Singing of a heavenly light
Slide 4
Out they came and homeward wended
Slide 5
He, with feelings soft and kindly
Slide 6
He took her to his home so bright
Slide 7
Hear that maiden play so sweetly
Other related organisations

in stock of William Lane, , dates unknown (item ref. N.106)

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 551)

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 1806)

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 1447)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 1060)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

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

see generic title Christmas bells (generic set title – 3 different versions are known)


7 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004802

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 March 2024

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