Contact us


Slide sets


Other images









Text: The optical magic lantern journal: volume 7 number 87 (August 1896)

Type of text
periodical issue
32 pages
London, England: Magic Lantern Journal Co. Ltd, August 1896

editor: TAYLOR, J. Hay  (c.1858-1936)

Main language(s)
Retail price at publication

Our forthcoming annual, p. 121

Notes, p. 122

A shop window attraction, pp. 122-123

Thomas Bolas, Stereoscopic effects on the lantern screen: what has been done and what may be done -- no. V, pp. 123-125

Science lessons at board schools, p. 125

Edwin D. Bartlett, Hints for science teachers, pp. 125-126

T. Perkins, Packing lantern slides for the post, pp. 126-127

Fred. J. Scrimgeour, Effects, pp. 127-128

Ad-Amicos, How I kept a lantern appointment although missing the train, pp. 128-129

G.R. Bryce, Carriers and slide boxes, pp. 129-130

Charles D. Bishop, Lighting tableau vivants and stage effects, pp. 130-132

Alfred Lomax, Kinetoscope and lantern, pp. 132-134

Edward Dunmore, The invention and development of the optical lantern: chapter III, pp. 134-135

New apparatus, p. 135

Editorial table, p. 135

Riley Brothers, T.H. Holding and W. Stocks, Correspondence, pp. 135-136

Notes and queries, p. 136


Fuerst Brothers, p.i (margins)  –  Lumiere plates and papers, Hauff's developers

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

Perken, Son & Rayment, p.i  –  'Optimus' lanterns and accessories

Central Oxygen Works, p.i  –  compressed oxygen and hydrogen cylinders

W.C. Hughes, p.ii  –  'Pamphengos' lantern

E.G. Wood, p.ii  –  Wood's 'Special' jet

Archer & Sons, p.iii  –  'Ideal' and 'Photinus' lanterns

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

T.T. Wing, p.iii  –  new slides, slides made and coloured

R.H. Ramsay, p.iii  –  new 'Visit to the Shetland Islands' slide set

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

F. Brown, p.iv  –  Stedman's automatic oxygen generator

J.S. Willway & Sons, p.v  –  'Pendant' saturator, Gwyer's patent gas jet

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

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

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

Walter Tyler,  –  magic lanterns and slides, great bargains

G.W. Wilson,  –  new list of slides

Manchester Oxygen Company,  –  'Injector' mixed jet

Brin's Oxygen Company,  –  Brin's oxygen

Eastman Photographic Materials Co. Ltd, p.vii  –  what Rudyard Kipling thinks of the 'Pocket Kodak'

Soper & Stedman Ltd, p.viii  –  lantern slide manufacturers and colourists

Frederick J. Borland, p.viii  –  patent scissors arc lamps

Graystone Bird, p.viii  –  beautiful and artistic lantern slides

F. Brown, p.viii  –  limelight jets, 'Gridiron' saturator

Morley & Cooper, p.viii  –  lanterns, slides and accessories

Thomas Timberlake, p.viii  –  Timberlake saturators

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

Nettleship and Rose, p.viii  –  lantern lecture 'Our prisons and their inmates'

Magic Lantern Journal Co. Ltd, p.ix  –  OMLJ almanac and annual 1896-7

Benetfink and Co. [2], p.x  –  magic lanterns, enlarging lanterns and cameras

Alfred H. Saunders, p.x  –  X-ray pictures by Hall Edwards

Magic Lantern Journal Co. Ltd, p.x  –  order form for OMLJ almanac and annual 1896-7

York & Son, p.xi  –  York's optical lantern slides

Scotch & Irish Oxygen Co., p.xi  –  through-passage pressure gauge

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

R.R. Beard, p.xi  –  'Eclipse' slide carrier

D. Noakes & Son, p.xii  –  whole business for sale, contemplating retirement

Riley Brothers, p.xiii  –  largest lantern outfitters in the world

ClĂ©ment & Gilmer, p.xiv  –  The Vitagraph, living pictures

Edison Phonograph and Kinetoscope Office, p.xiv  –  Phonographs, Graphophones, Kinetoscopes, Kinetophones

Thompson & Co., p.xiv  –  McKellen's 'Infallible' camera

Wrench & Son, p.xv  –  Cinematograph, animated photographs

J. Brandon Medland, p.xvi  –  animated photographs, Vit-Autoscope

Percy Lund & Co., p.xvi  –  'Junior photographer' monthly magazine

Scotch & Irish Oxygen Co., p.xvi  –  metallic bellows regulator

Newton & Co., p.xvi  –  'Demonstrator's' lantern, stereoscopic and X-ray pictures

Lucerna ID 4005689

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 31 July 2010

How to cite this record: all the information in Lucerna is freely available for use for any legal non-commercial purpose. If you use any of the information or any images from this page, please credit Lucerna in the following (or an equivalent) style:

  Lucerna Magic Lantern Web Resource,, item 4005689. Accessed 25 May 2024.

All Lucerna data is published in good faith as the latest known version of the information, but without any guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness. If you can correct or add to our information, or supply any images, please Contact us.