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Slide set: The children and the waggoner (comic: Bamforth & Co., 4 slides, 1891)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
A farmer once jogging along on the road, a party of children o'ertook
Slide 2
And soon with a gentle caress or a pat, had seated the whole jolly lot
Slide 3
Now while he is giving this caution, you'll see the seat o'er the waggon projects
Slide 4
For scarce had he planted his big body there, than up flew the opposite end
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1891-1914 (item ref. 422)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Robert Craven, ‘The children and the waggoner’ in Short lantern readings 10 (1891)


4 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000739

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 12 May 2024

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