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Slide set: Diogenes and the naughty boys of Corinth (recitation: Wrench & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1887)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Diogenes in his barrel
Slide 2**
The boys annoy him by knocking
Slide 3**
Diogenes calls out 'who's there?'
Slide 4**
The boys drench him with water
Slide 5**
Diogenes comes out dripping wet
Slide 6**
The boys roll the barrel about
Slide 7**
Diogenes calls out 'stop'
Slide 8**
Two nails catch in their clothes
Slide 9**
The boys are pulled over the tub
Slide 10
The boys are rolled under the tub
Slide 11**
The boys are rolled out flat
Slide 12
Diogenes at rest again
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other reference
Walter D. Welford and Henry Sturmey (compilers), The 'indispensable handbook' to the optical lantern: a complete cyclopaedia on the subject of optical lanterns, slides, and accessory apparatus (London: Iliffe & Son, 1888), 285

“From life models in appropriate costume.”

Lucerna ID  3000464

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 June 2024

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