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Slide set: Exciting adventures of a temperance lecturer (story: W. Rider & Co., 8 slides, n.d.)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Jeremiah Tweedlepump, the Temperance Advocate
Slide 2
Jeremiah has a mishap
Slide 3**
Jeremiah getting warm on the subject
Slide 4**
Why does his audience titter?
Slide 5**
Jeremiah places his ink-stained hand on his breast
Slide 6**
Throwing up both hands in a despairing way
Slide 7**
Jeremiah, quite overcome, buries his head in his hands
Slide 8**
Jeremiah is astonished at the treatment accorded him
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
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in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song
People appearing in slides

UNIDENTIFIED LIFE MODEL 01   (fl. 1890s-1900s), all 8 slides


The slide titles given here (with one exception, Slide 2) are taken from printed labels on the top edge of the slides in the Heard Collection, though the Butcher catalogue gives some of them different or abridged titles as shown in the notes for each slide.


7 slides known to exist in private collection

8 slides in The Hecht Collection: Screen Archive South East (University of Brighton)

Lucerna ID  3004230

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 June 2019

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