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Slide set: Poke your own fire (story: E.G. Wood, 12 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Slide 2
The Globe Public House
Slide 3
The three Men inside the Tap-room
Slide 4
Sup off Lads
Slide 5
Outside under the Gas Lamp
Slide 6
And they'll find the benefit
Slide 7
Signing the Pledge
Slide 8
Ikey in his new suit of Clothes
Slide 9
Ikey addressing the country folks
Slide 10
Ikey on his way to work
Slide 11
Poking his own Fire
Slide 12

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Catalogue of lantern slides: season 1901-2 (Dundee: Peter Feathers, 1901), 44

“A true life history of a working man.”

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), 316

“Inside the public-house, signing the pledge, new suit of clothes, poking his own fire.”

Lucerna ID  3005553

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 8 March 2024

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