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Slide set: Grannie Pettinger (recitation: Riley Brothers, 16 slides, 1909)

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Slide 1

no image available
Slide 2
Smiling and playing cheerful
Slide 3
She had such a sweet old face
Slide 4
A sudden storm was blowing
Slide 5
A man jumped up and seized her
Slide 6
So they crouched in silence
Slide 7
'Surely some friend will help ye'
Slide 8
'I'll lend 'ee half-a-crown'
Slide 9

no image available
Slide 10
She let him sleep on the floor
Slide 11
A man ran down a ladder
Slide 12
He woke in an hospital bed
Slide 13
There they lay beside each other
Slide 14
'You shall come along of my men'
Slide 15
And he gave her the half-crown back
Slide 16
And a shawl -- a lovely plaid
Other related organisations

in stock of William C. Muir, dates unknown

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1909-1914 (item ref. 1612)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

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

‘Jim's Wife’, ‘Grannie Pettinger’ in Gordon League ballads II (1903)


14 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003187

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 February 2015

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