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Slide set: How Mark Neighbour held his own (story: T.J. and W.F. Piggott, 12 slides, in/before 1913)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Slide 2
To sign the pledge is no better than slavery
Slide 3
Mark drew out his New Testament
Slide 4
I have signed the pledge three times
Slide 5
The lawyer's clerk witnessed it
Slide 6
Sobbing and trembling
Slide 7
So mother, Elsie, and I, signed the pledge
Slide 8
That is a good 'un -- that is
Slide 9
'Along with the washing,' says she
Slide 10
Do you mind having it in threepenny bits?
Slide 11**
It's a cure for chapped wrists
Slide 12
Well, well, that was a good 'un
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Number of slides
Other related organisations

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Church Army, 1913 (item ref. LM 88)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1913)
Reading or song

1 slide known to exist in private collection

12 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003075

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 August 2014

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