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Slide set: Lissy: or the Guild of the Poor Things (recitation: York & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1903)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1

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Slide 2
Lived a poor little crippled child
Slide 3
And she'd sit with her humped-up shoulder
Slide 4
'Wot's he a-doing!' says she
Slide 5
Why! you walk for miles on the grass
Slide 6
'I reckon yer only a 'umbug'
Slide 7
I chanced to know the sister
Slide 8

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Slide 9
And to see them crippled children
Slide 10
That child went down in the clover
Slide 11
And as her parents listened
Slide 12
They smartened up the place
Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 277
Catalogue of lantern slides: part I (London: Newton & Co., 1912), 177
Catalogue of lanterns, slides and accessories (London: J.W. Butcher, c.1913), 276
Lantern and slide catalogue 1913-14 (London: Church Army, 1913), 206

“A true story. An appeal for the Children's Holiday Fund. Specially adapted to an audience of the cultured and wealthy classes.”

Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 291
Lucerna ID  3001609

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 24 March 2023

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