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Slide set: Friendless Bob: or, kindness to animals (story: York & Son, 18 slides, 1880s)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
The Missionary on the Common
Slide 2**
The Missionary makes acquaintance with Bob
Slide 3**
Bob has a new idea
Slide 4**
Bob makes a friend of Jerry
Slide 5**
Bob's arrival at the cottage
Slide 6**
Bob passes the night with Jerry
Slide 7**
Bob at breakfast
Slide 8**
Bob and his Grandmother
Slide 9**
On the sands
Slide 10**
Ethel rides Jerry
Slide 11**
Mr Fortescue chastises the donkey boy
Slide 12**
Bob worsted in the fight
Slide 13**
Ethel confiding in Bob
Slide 14**
Granny, what does a donkey cost
Slide 15**
Bob in tears
Slide 16**
Preaching on the sands
Slide 17**
The walk along the beach
Slide 18**
Mrs Brown divulges the secret
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of John W. Care, dates unknown

in stock of W.C. Hughes, dates unknown

in stock of William C. Muir, dates unknown

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1890-1914 (item ref. 289)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1385)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Newton & Co., 1899-1912 (item ref. HI)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 158)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 466)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 10)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
1880s  (earliest possible 1880, latest possible 1888)
Related slide set

possibly same as Friendless Bob (story: Newton & Co., 18 slides, in/before 1888)

Events where this set was shown

[Magic lantern exhibition] (lantern entertainment, Thorverton, Devon, England, 3 January 1896)

People appearing in slides

YORK, Frederick  (1823-1903) – slides 10, 16-18

Lucerna ID  3000615

Record created by Richard Crangle, Sarah Dellmann and Bernard Munnik. Last updated 4 May 2024

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