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Slide set: Doctor Larrup (recitation: York & Son, 14 slides, in/before 1909)

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Slide 1
A quizzical old man, armed with a rattan
Slide 2**
Who little boys had flogged for many a year
Slide 3**
They would contrive, by day or night, to steal
Slide 4**
So stood the doctor, with face as red
Slide 5**
The entrance through a trap-door small
Slide 6**
Fix'd on this loft to put his fruit in
Slide 7**
When one, 'gainst every disappointment proof
Slide 8**
Was gradually lower'd through the hole
Slide 9
The doctor soon perceived his apples strayed
Slide 10**
He wisely then concealed himself
Slide 11**
When at him, out the doctor bounded
Slide 12**
When being seated snug and steady
Slide 13
When lo! up popt the doctor's nob
Slide 14
The wicked rascals -- let the doctor drop
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 1157)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1909)
Reading or song

10 slides known to exist in private collection

14 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004625

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 21 March 2024

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