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Slide set: The little hero: new series (song: Bamforth & Co., 7 slides, 1896)

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Slide 1**
From Liverpool across the Atlantic, the good ship floating o'er the deep
Slide 2**
One day he comes up from below deck, a-grasping a lad by the arm
Slide 3**
An' the mate asks the boy pretty roughly how he dared for to be stowed away
Slide 4**
'An',' says he, in a voice clear and pretty, 'My stepfather brought me aboard'
Slide 5**
Then the mate pulled his watch from his pocket, just as if he'd been drawing his knife
Slide 6**
An' the little chap kneels on the deck there, an' his hands he clasps o'er his breast
Slide 7**
Off his feet was the lad suddenly lifted, and clasped to the mate's rugged breast
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Lucerna ID  3002635

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 3 May 2024

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