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Slide set: Wet paint (story: Bamforth & Co., 7 slides, 1899)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Intro with title
Slide 2**
A painter at his work is seen applying varnish bright and clean
Slide 3**
A masher takes the vacant seat, and hopes his lady love to greet
Slide 4**
He finds he cannot leave his seat, not even his best girl to greet
Slide 5**
She concludes amidst her sighs, 'His love is cold, or he would rise'
Slide 6**
This is the masher's only mode of escaping down the road
Slide 7**
A curious bird drops on the scene, and wonders what the pants have been
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 235
Lantern slide catalogue (Glasgow: J. Lizars, 1909), 27
Lucerna ID  3001445

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 9 June 2013

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