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Slide set: Pussy's road to ruin (story: York & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Puss going to be taught to work
Slide 2**
Pussy learning to spin
Slide 3**
Pussy taught to catch a mouse
Slide 4**
Master Tom courting Puss
Slide 5**
A walk on the tiles
Slide 6**
Tom teaching mischief to Puss
Slide 7**
Tom and Puss killing the fowls
Slide 8**
Puss stealing the chops
Slide 9**
Puss stealing sausages
Slide 10**
Puss killing the canary
Slide 11**
Puss caught by her master
Slide 12**
Puss in prison
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1892

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1888)
Reading or song

Clara de Chatelain, ‘Pussy's road to ruin’ in several compilations

Related slide set

see generic title Pussy's road to ruin (generic set title – 5 different versions are known)

Lucerna ID  3004348

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 17 May 2024

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