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Slide set: Brown and Jones' fence (comic: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1880s)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Mr Jones decides to improve his side of the fence with a coat of tar
Slide 2
But it so happened that Mr Brown, who lived next door, decided to whitewash his side
Slide 3
'Gracious goodness! if that isn't tar coming through my fence', said Brown
Slide 4
'Well, I declare!' said Jones, where is that confounded whitewash coming from'
Slide 5
Jones determines to be revenged. 'What a lark! I'll go over and tar his side'
Slide 6
The same idea occurred to Brown. 'What a joke, I'll whitewash his side'
Slide 7
Unexpected meeting of Brown an Jones over the top of the fence
Slide 8
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Catalogue entries (5)
Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 20
Lantern slide catalogue (Glasgow: J. Lizars, 1912), 9
Lucerna ID  3002062

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 March 2015

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