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Slide set: Daddy (song: Bamforth & Co., 9 slides, 1896)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Take my head on your shoulder, daddy, turn your face to the west
Slide 2**
The day has been long without you, daddy, you have been such a while away
Slide 3**
But I've got you, and you've got me. So everything seems right
Slide 4**
Why do your big tears fall, daddy? Mother's not far away
Slide 5**
(Effect) I often seem to hear her voice falling across my play
Slide 6**
And it sometimes makes me cry, daddy, to think it's none of it true
Slide 3 (rpt)**
But I've got you, and you've got me. So everything seems right
Slide 7**
I'm sometimes afraid to think, daddy, when I am big like you
Slide 8**
If, when we get up to Heaven, and mother was waiting there
Slide 3 (rpt)**
But year by year still sees no change
Slide 9**
Daddy, good night, dear daddy, good night
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 183
[City Sale & Exchange slide catalogue] (London: City Sale and Exchange, c.1909), 639
Lucerna ID  3001199

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 March 2024

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