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Slide set: Speaking pictures: striking, forcible temperance subjects (lecture: UK Band of Hope Union, at least 102 slides, in/before 1913)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 13
A message from the King's Surgeon
Slide 17
Famous judges on drink and crime
Slide 28
Wine is a mocker. An enemy of the race
Slide 55
Drinking leads to crime
Slide 98
God save England! A nation in chains
Slide 102
Parents' drinking weakens children's vitality
'Strong drink is raging!'
Number of slides
at least 102
Other related organisation

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1913)

The J.W. Butcher catalogue lists only 23 slides, numbered between 1 and 35, though those numbers do not correspond to some of those found on known slides.


5 slides known to exist in private collection

2 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keyword
Lucerna ID  3003343

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 1 July 2019

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