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Slide set: A bothering errand (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1892)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
'Mother, dear, look, now I'm ready; only tell me what to get'
Slide 2
'This is what you've got to get me; all of these be sure to bring'
Slide 3
'Don't talk, Freddy, I am THINKING, be quite still, now, there's a pet'
Slide 4
'Oh, look! whatever do I see? Two organ men, I do declare'
Slide 5
'Come, Freddy, make haste, darling; pray do not let us stop'
Slide 6
Oh! there's the SWEETEST little bird, I think it's got a nest'
Slide 7

no image available
Slide 8
'Oh! what shall I do? I have nearly forgotten it all'
Other related organisations

in stock of Onward Publishing Office, 1892

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1892-1914 (item ref. 474)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 424)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

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

Edward W.S. Royds, ‘The bothering errand’ in Onward reciter 244 (January 1892)


7 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000789

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 7 September 2021

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