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Slide set: Cash Three (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Title -- Cash Three, and draper's shop
Slide 2
Father comes home drunk
Slide 3
He reforms, but is tempted again
Slide 4
'Don't go in, father, please'
Slide 5
He struck the boy a sharp blow
Slide 6
In the hospital. Cash dies
Slide 7
On the Mississippi boat
Slide 8**
'The ship's on fire'
Slide 9
He rushed through the flames
Slide 10
And stood bravely at the wheel
Slide 11
The ship burnt, all saved
Slide 12**
He dies saying: 'Cash, I didn't mean to, God forgive'
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of C. Gray, , dates unknown (item ref. 54)

in stock of William Lane, , dates unknown (item ref. T.11)

in stock of James Lancaster & Son, 1897

in stock of George Houghton & Son, 1903 (item ref. 737)

in stock of Houghton's Ltd, 1905 (item ref. 4)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1893)
Reading or song

‘Cash Three’ in Readings in prose and verse


5 slides in Ilfracombe Museum Collection

9 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3005040

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 26 June 2017

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