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Slide set: An old story (recitation: York & Son, 26 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Introduction, with Portrait of Author
Slide 2
Watching and Waiting. Millais
Slide 3
And called the picture 'Innocence'. B. Foster
Slide 4
In the bleak wind unsheltered. G. Doré
Slide 5

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Slide 6

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Slide 7
Alas for desolated homes. N. Chevalier
Slide 8
A stout fisher wife. Thos. Faed
Slide 9
To my home come. Marcus Stone
Slide 10
A girl self-drowned. E. Sherard Kennedy
Slide 11

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Slide 12
The Guiding Angel heard their song. W.C. Thomas
Slide 13
The prayer was heard. Sant
Slide 14
Outside the women and the children. Montbard
Slide 15
Both whisky mad. E. Nicol
Slide 16
I sent my daughter out to beg. R. Lehman
Slide 17

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Slide 18

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Slide 19

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Slide 20
I must be a thief. Dobson
Slide 21
Pitied of happy children. W. Hemsley
Slide 22
The maiden in her prime. Fred. Pasmore
Slide 23

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Slide 24
Girl examples richly dowered. Storey
Slide 25
For he's a jolly good fellow, Which nobody can deny. Sir Noel Paton
Slide 26

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Other reference
Walter D. Welford and Henry Sturmey (compilers), The 'indispensable handbook' to the optical lantern: a complete cyclopaedia on the subject of optical lanterns, slides, and accessory apparatus (London: Iliffe & Son, 1888), 314

“A set of pictures illustrating the evil effects of drink, contrasts between the sober and drunken man, happy and wretched homes, &c.”

Lucerna ID  3001910

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 12 May 2024

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