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Slide set: Meg and her lodger (story: G.M. Mason, 26 slides, n.d.)

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Slide 1
Well, you have a lodger now
Slide 2**
A gentle knock at his door
Slide 3**
Poor Meg travelled down again with her broom
Slide 4**
One day it would be a twopenny loaf
Slide 5**
Meg was allowed to bring up a broom
Slide 6**
Well, well, child -- here's the tea
Slide 7**
Nicely arranged on a little tray
Slide 8**
Choking with sobs she pointed to the tray
Slide 9**
That lesson in patience was'nt for nothing
Slide 10**
The truth is I'm in sore trouble, Meg
Slide 11**
The old man buried his face in his hands
Slide 12**
Dropping on her knees by the old man's chair
Slide 13**
Meg reads to him from her Bible
Slide 14**
One morning before school Meg ran in
Slide 15**
Meg, just shove that box under my bed
Slide 16**
One night he became so much worse
Slide 17**
And sit up in an old armchair
Slide 18**
What are you going to do for Christmas
Slide 19**
The old man sat thinking
Slide 20**
Mr Martin was allowed to go out a little
Slide 21**
I wonder who's took that house, said Mrs Harris
Slide 22**
Look what furniture is being carried in
Slide 23**
A neat servant admitted Mr Martin
Slide 24**
The door was opened by the servant
Slide 25**
She did so and uttered a cry
Slide 26
The poor widow could only exclaim 'God bless you sir'
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

26 slides known to exist in private collection

24 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003892

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 5 July 2021

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