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Slide set: The oiled feather (story: York & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Slide 2**
Polished Sam
Slide 3**
Sam oils the door lock
Slide 4**
Rusty Joe
Slide 5**
Rusty Joe pulling on his boots
Slide 6**
Joe's waggon breaks down
Slide 7**
Sam and Biddy McGrath
Slide 8**
Mrs Jullup and Mrs Dusher
Slide 9**
Sam helps Joe
Slide 10**
Polly welcomes her master
Slide 11**
The parson counsels Joe
Slide 12**
Joe and his wife hang up the oiled feather
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Lantern and slide catalogue 1913-14 (London: Church Army, 1913), 208

“Same as LM 152, but with fewer slides, and not as a Musical Service.”

Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 108
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), 299

“A moral story by the Rev. P.B. Power, M.A., on the power of love, kindness and good temper, representing an oiled feather.”

Lucerna ID  3004112

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 May 2024

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