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Slide set: A man of his word (story: T.J. and W.F. Piggott, 33 slides, n.d.)

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Slide 2
A primitive sort of a terrace in front
Slide 3
It was he who kept the keys of the church
Slide 4
The house with its wainscoated walls
Slide 5
Who listened sleepily to the old rector
Slide 6
A Sunday School class in Widow Evans' cottage
Slide 7
With ready speech taught his villagers
Slide 8
You can do nothing Christmas, said the Rector
Slide 9
Father, she said, in a low tremulous voice
Slide 10
Then you've taken up with a lot of cant
Slide 11
As she went slowly along the lane
Slide 12
But I'll do my best to bring him round
Slide 13
She had taken a place as upper nurse
Slide 14

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Slide 15
And watched him at work digging
Slide 16

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Slide 17
Every Sunday a class was held in the cottage
Slide 18

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Slide 19

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Slide 20
Waiting for the long hoped for nibble
Slide 21

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Slide 22

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Slide 23
There sat Easter beside the bed
Slide 24

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Slide 25
He sauntered leisurely through the orchard
Slide 26
The boy caught sight of his grandfather
Slide 27
Silently his grandfather led him through the green churchyard
Slide 28
He examined shudderingly the interior of his prison
Slide 29
Chrissie lost his senses and fell like one dead
Slide 30

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Slide 31
He carried Chrissie through the churchyard
Slide 32
Come home, Easter, come home! he said
Slide 33
As he stood in the Churchwarden's pew
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in stock of E.G. Wood, 1912 (item ref. 1685)

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 85)

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

‘Hesba Stretton’, A man of his word (London: 1878)


25 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003057

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 August 2014

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