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Slide set: The pitcher of cool water (story: York & Son, 10 slides, in/before 1906)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
A child stood near her
Slide 2
Mr Barclay was a carpenter
Slide 3
It was a little wooden box
Slide 4
The child put her arms about his neck
Slide 5
Just then a man rode up
Slide 6
He ran his eye along the edges
Slide 7
'Won't you have a cool drink?'
Slide 8
Mother and aunt looked on the scene in surprise
Slide 9
There was a spring not far from his shop
Slide 10
She sprang into his arms
Other related organisations

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 543)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1906)
Reading or song

T.S. Arthur, The pitcher of cool water (n.d.)


10 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004241

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 March 2024

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