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Slide set: A railway story (comic: G.M. Mason, 9 slides, n.d.)

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Slide 1
Enter Mr Wheezle, very cold -- shuts the window
Slide 2
Enter Mr Wurzle, who has run to catch the train, very hot -- opens window
Slide 3
How dare you open the window without my permission -- says Mr Wheezle
Slide 4
Nobody but an idiot, says Mr Wurzle, would shut the window on such a day as this
Slide 5**
If you had asked me I should have been only too happy -- cold as it is -- to have obliged you -- but as it is (shuts window)
Slide 6**
If you had spoken to me as a gentleman, says Wurzle, I would have endured the stifling atmosphere -- but as it is (opens window)
Slide 7**
I insist on having that window shut
Slide 8**
And I insist on having it open
Slide 9**
In the struggle the door opens, and both tumble out
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
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9 slides known to exist in private collection

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Lucerna ID  3003911

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 31 October 2018

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