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Slide set: Blind Betty's text (service of song: W. Rider & Co., 20 slides, 1900)

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Slide 1
Intro. with Title
Slide 2
Blind Betty sat alone
Slide 3
A little maiden, barefooted
Slide 4
But Jessie had to go to the Fox and Geese
Slide 5
There, missus, get about your business
Slide 6
Yes, mother, it's in the Bible
Slide 7
Pray to him now, my darling
Slide 8
Little Jessie's father was once more on the waters
Slide 9
A missionary bound for a far off island
Slide 10
Mr Elliott found an opportunity
Slide 11
In peril of their lives
Slide 12
Faltering voices sang a hymn
Slide 13
Dear wife, he wrote
Slide 14
It all came out one quiet evening
Slide 15
Mr Kennedy could not understand
Slide 16
Mr Kennedy for some time was left alone
Slide 17
When he went home to his pleasant country residence
Slide 18
Mabel said the merchant
Slide 19
The lady learned that Jennie had an old blind aunt
Slide 20
Oh, Daddy, I'm so happy
Other related organisations

in stock of John Burnham, dates unknown

in stock of W. Nicholson & Sons, , dates unknown (item ref. 60)

in stock of Josiah T. Chapman, 1909-1912 (item ref. 1437)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 1250)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

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

M.S. Haycraft (arr. John Burnham), Blind Betty's text (London: W. Nicholson & Sons, n.d.)

Lucerna ID  3003131

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 January 2022

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