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Slide set: The women of Mumbles Head (recitation: York & Son, 8 slides, 1888)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
You have sailed your Yacht in the Summer
Slide 2**
There was News of a Wreck
Slide 3**
He stood like a Man at the Rudder
Slide 4**
But Father and Sons were fighting Death
Slide 5**
Up at a Lighthouse Window
Slide 6**
Into the Sea they went!
Slide 7**
'Come back!' said the three strong Soldiers
Slide 8**
They caught and saved a Brother alive
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Catalogue of lantern slides: season 1901-2 (Dundee: Peter Feathers, 1901), 40
Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 60
Lantern and slide catalogue 1913-14 (London: Church Army, 1913), 163

“A tale of the splendid daring of two brave Welsh women.”

Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 129
Other reference
6 February 1888
Lucerna ID  3000611

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 May 2024

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