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Text: The optical magic lantern journal: volume 5 number 63 (August 1894)

Type of text
periodical issue
28 pages
London, England: Taylor Brothers, August 1894

editor: TAYLOR, J. Hay  (c.1858-1936)

Main language(s)
Retail price at publication
This issue originally contained a loose insert reproducing pages from the slide catalogue of Wrench and Son - see advert on page iv.

Notes, pp. 131-132

George M. Hopkins, Lantern slide illustrating sound waves, pp. 132-133

W.H. Harrison, The supply of oxygen to lantern flames: no. III, pp. 134-135

R.J. Moss, A stand for opaque screens, pp. 135-136

G. Thorne, A singular experience in lantern slide making: II, pp. 136-138

Walter D. Welford, The decline of lantern lectures, pp. 138-140

T. Perkins, Summer work: II, pp. 140-141

Patent intelligence, p. 141

Editorial table, p. 141

Frank F. Weeks, Frightened, An Ex-Member and Knowledge is power, Correspondence, pp. 141-142

Notes and queries, p. 142


B.J. Edwards & Co., p.i (margins)  –  isochromatic and lantern plates

Perken, Son & Rayment, p.i  –  'Optimus' patent lamp for projection lantern

Walter Tyler, p.i  –  magic lanterns and slides

Stedman & Soper, p.ii  –  transparencies made by the collodion process

W.R. Hill and Son, p.ii  –  optical scenic artists

Percy Lund & Co., p.ii  –  'Practical photographer' magazine

Photogram Ltd, p.ii  –  'The photogram' monthly magazine

Alfred H. Saunders, p.ii  –  lantern slide artist

Frederick J. Borland, p.ii  –  Borland's patent scissors arc lamps

E.G. Wood, p.ii  –  Wood's 'Euphaneron' lantern

Archer & Sons, p.iii  –  'Ideal' lantern etc.

Various small advertisers, p.iii  –  general wants, etc.

J.C. Stevens, p.iii  –  auctions of lanterns, slides, photographic and scientific equipment

F. Brown, p.iii  –  'Gridiron' saturator

Wrench & Son, p.iv  –  new catalogue of slides etc.

Mawson & Swan, p.v  –  standard dry plates

J. & R. Oldfield, p.v  –  optical lanterns, darkroom lamps etc.

George Wheeler & Co., p.v  –  photographic goods and accessories

R. Darlington & Co., p.v  –  maps, handbooks and lantern lectures

Thornton Pickard Manufacturing Co., p.v  –  'Time' and instantaneous shutters

Piper & Carter, p.v  –  'Photographic work' weekly magazine

Watson & Sons,  –  optical and scientific instruments, lanterns and slides

James W. Garbutt,  –  slides made from engravings, photos or negatives

Sands, Hunter & Co.,  –  photographic apparatus and lanterns

Whittaker & Co.,  –  'Optics of photography' by J. Traill Taylor

J.H. Steward,  –  Davenport's electric arc lamp, Steward's photogenic lanterns, etc.

Eastman Photographic Materials Co. Ltd, p.vii  –  'Solio' printing paper

Chatham Pexton, pp.viii-ix  –  life model and other new slide sets

W.I. Chadwick, p.x  –  answers to correspondents

Wilkinson & Co., p.x  –  slide making and colouring

Airs & Co., p.x  –  'Bessus' plate holder

F. Beresford, p.x  –  Beresford's changing bags

H. Nixdorff & Co., p.x  –  wooden boxes for sending lantern slides

W.A. Dawkins & Co., p.x  –  optical, limelight and photographic brasswork

Greenwood & Co., p.xi  –  'Graphic guide to the London theatres'

Dalton Manufacturing Co., p.xi  –  Dalton cold lacquers for slide painting

Banks and Greaves, p.xi  –  photographic apparatus, optical lanterns and accessories

Whittaker & Co., p.xi  –  'The veil lifted' by J. Traill Taylor

Sun Camera Co. Ltd, p.xi  –  'Cyclopaedia of photo-brasswork', camera and lantern fittings

W.C. Hughes, p.xi  –  magic lanterns and slides

D. Noakes & Son, p.xii  –  illustrated catalogue of apparatus and slides

York & Son, p.xiii  –  York's optical lanterns and slides

Taylor Brothers, p.xiii  –  ready reference table for lantern projection

A. Clarkson & Co., p.xiv  –  Duplex regulator

Thomas Timberlake, p.xiv  –  Timberlake saturator

Hazell, Watson & Viney, p.xiv  –  'The book of the lantern' by T.C. Hepworth

Gwynne & Co., p.xv  –  'Gwynne-Pilsen' patent lantern lamp

Robert H. Clark, p.xv  –  special offers on lanterns and slides

G.W. Wilson, p.xv  –  new lantern slide sets

R.R. Beard, p.xv  –  notice of removal

W. Wray, p.xv  –  lantern projection lenses

Elliott and Son, p.xvi  –  new lantern plate

Taylor Brothers, p.xvi  –  back numbers of OMLJ

Lea & Son, p.xvi  –  steel cylinders for compressed gases

Newton & Co., p.xvi  –  optical lanterns and slides

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