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Slide set: Tyler's topical slides: series 15 (news: Walter Tyler, at least 17 slides, 24 April 1909)

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Slide 1
The Trouble in Turkey -- The Houses of Parliament Constantinople
Slide 2
The Trouble in Turkey -- The Sultan's Body Guard
Slide 3

no image available
Slide 4
The Trouble in Turkey -- Turkish Soldier guarding the Railway
Slide 5
The Trouble in Turkey -- Turkish Soldiers guarding the Ottoman Bank
Slide 6
Signor Caruso -- The famous Singer -- who is now resting his voice
Slide 7
Amateur Athletic Association 17 April '09 Stamford Bridge -- Start of the 10 mile Running
Slide 8

no image available
Slide 9
South London Harriers -- Finish of 100 yards Final -- Connolly (No 25) Wins
Slide 10
A novelty in Roundabouts -- The new 'flying' airship in Paris
Slide 11
United Kingdom £100 Sculling Handicap -- The Start from Putney Bridge
Slide 12
Gunner Moir who was defeated in the 1st round by Hague
Slide 13
United Kingdom £100 Sculling Handicap -- George Pocock -- Winner
Slide 14

no image available
Slide 15
La Funda -- the new ball game
Slide 16
Mr Huntley Walker (who broke the bank at Monte Carlo) in his Motor
Slide 17
French Firemen at work note the leather dresses
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Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
24 April 1909
Related slide sets

continued from Tyler's topical slides: series 14 (news: Walter Tyler, at least 16 slides, 17 April 1909)

continued by Tyler's topical slides: series 16 (news: Walter Tyler, 20 slides, 1 May 1909)

People appearing in slides

CARUSO, Enrico  (1873-1921) – slide 6

MOIR, Gunner Jim  (1879-1939) – slide 12

POCOCK, George  (1891-1976) – slide 13

WALKER, Huntley  (c.1873-1932) – slide 16


The boxing match referred to in slide 15 took place on 19 April 1909.

Thanks to Lester Smith for providing the contemporary advertisement reference for this set.


4 slides known to exist in private collection

1 slide known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3006643

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 9 June 2021

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