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Slide set: The telegram (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 9 slides, 1906)

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Slide 1
Intro. with Title
Slide 2
'Is this the telegraph office?' asked a childish voice one day
Slide 3
At my elbow stood the merest scrap of a boy
Slide 4
'Is this the telegraph office?' 'It is, my little man'
Slide 5
'I've printed it big so the angels could read out quick'
Slide 6
Ah! what could I tell the darling? for my eyes were filling fast
Slide 7
'Thank you,' he said, then scanned the sky
Slide 8
His face, as he slowly turned away, lost some of its gladsome light
Slide 9
Good-bye, I'll come and see you again, right after a thunder shower
Lucerna ID  3001726

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 24 February 2012

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