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Slide set: Out of work (recitation: York & Son, 12 slides, 1897-1902)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
His Evening Pipe and Chat
Slide 2
He was fond of taking a Drop
Slide 3
I found Her in such a Trouble
Slide 4
'Hallo! Whatever is the matter?'
Slide 5
He was Two Whole Months in Hospital
Slide 6
I Earned a Trifle by Sewing
Slide 7
He placed His Hand on My Shoulder
Slide 8
'I saw a Lady drop it'
Slide 9
'Five Golden Sovereigns, Jim'
Slide 10
And in she stepped quite friendly
Slide 11
It took us all an Hour to unpack it
Slide 12
Happy We were that Christmas Day
Other related organisations

in stock of M.W. Dunscombe, dates unknown

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1902-1914 (item ref. 1298)

in stock of Newton & Co., 1912 (item ref. AOT)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 98)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1897, latest possible 1902)
Reading or song

‘Jim's Wife’, ‘Out of work’ in several compilations

Related slide set

see generic title Out of work (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)


12 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001565

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 24 February 2015

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