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Slide set: Jane Conquest (recitation: York & Son, 17-18 slides, 1891)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
And her child was dying
Slide 2
Up to her feet rose she
Slide 3
She saw a gallant ship
Slide 4
She sank to her knees and made
Slide 5**
Angel effect. Take though my boy
Slide 6
The snow lay deep
Slide 7
Stood the old grey church
Slide 8
And grasped the rope, sole cord of hope
Slide 9
And then it ceased its ringing
Slide 10
Midst the breakers
Slide 11
Saved from the wreck
Slide 12
Within the silent, darkened room
Slide 13
Sinks fainting on the ground
Slide 14
He finds her lying there
Slide 15
'Tis Harry Conquest
Slide 16
The suffering Boy, her darling Boy
Slide 16a
The suffering Boy, her darling Boy -- Angel effect
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Descriptive catalogue of lantern slides: available for hire or purchase (London: Walter Tyler, 1909), 426

“No. 5, angel effect, repeated with No. 16, angel effect.”

Lantern slide catalogue (Glasgow: J. Lizars, 1909), 89
Lantern and slide catalogue 1913-14 (London: Church Army, 1913), 166

“A tale of self-sacrifice, by which a woman saves her husband from a fearful death and gains the life of her child. Short.”

Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 110
Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 151

“This set being different to the old, purchasers are requested to be particular in stating which they require, when ordering single slides to replace damaged ones.

Set 17 for double. Set 18, Single Lantern.”

Other reference
22 April 1891
Lucerna ID  3004525

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 March 2024

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