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Slide set: The torn Bible: or, Hubert's best friend (service of song: Walter Tyler, 30 slides, in/before 1892)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Slide 2
In the old churchyard of the village
Slide 3
Return of the young soldier
Slide 4
Good-bye, their last kisses
Slide 5
Hubert receiving his mother's last gift
Slide 6

no image available
Slide 7
The regiment embarking
Slide 8
The stillness of night rested upon the vessel
Slide 9
He hastened to the cabin
Slide 10
The boat was pushed off
Slide 11
It was not the song-book, it was the Bible
Slide 12
In India marching up country
Slide 13
After the battle
Slide 14
For some minutes he sat in deep thought
Slide 15
Discovery of the note from his comrade
Slide 16
His head drooped in deep anguish on his bosom
Slide 17
A terrible fight
Slide 18
Found in the jungle
Slide 19
The doctor read the fifty-first Psalm
Slide 20
The poor sufferer's eyes turned towards the door
Slide 21
They watched with Christian love beside the bed
Slide 22
The doctor crept softly into Hubert's chamber
Slide 23
He knelt and poured out his heart to heaven
Slide 24
The blood-stained coat
Slide 25
The torn Bible
Slide 26
'See what saved my life,' he said
Slide 27
Invalided home
Slide 28
He turned into a shady lane
Slide 29
'What! Hubert?' cried the old man
Slide 30
Hubert and his father in the churchyard
Number of slides

Walter Tyler, England

Other related organisations

in stock of Walter Tyler, dates unknown

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1892-1914 (item ref. 459)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 193)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 7)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
service of song
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1892)
Reading or song

Alice Somerton (arr. John Broadbent and W. Foster), The torn Bible: or, Hubert's best friend (Leeds: John Broadbent, n.d.)

Related slide sets

see generic title The torn Bible (generic set title)

possibly same as The torn Bible: a service of song (service of song: York & Son, 30 slides, n.d.)

The church seen in slides 2 and 30 also appears in The old school house.
Lucerna ID  3000774

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 September 2013

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