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Slide set: Light at last (song: Bamforth & Co., 16 slides, 1912)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Intro. with Title
Slide 2
My blind boy Fred lay in his bed, lay, oh! so still
Slide 3
I saw him smile, thank God he slept
Slide 4
I prayed, 'Dear Lord, give me sight'
Slide 5
God has heard the blind boy's prayer, He has been good to me
Slide 6
For in the night He has given me sight
Slide 7
No, I'm not dreaming, dad, the long dark night has passed
Slide 8
Daddy, it's true I can see you, daylight has come at last
Slide 9
Close to my breast I held my boy, whilst my heart throbbed
Slide 10
Oh! God, I cried, can my boy see?
Slide 11
Fred's little hands touched my damp cheeks
Slide 12
God has heard the blind boy's prayer, He has been good to me
Slide 13
For in the night He has given me sight
Slide 14
No, I'm not dreaming, dad, the long dark night has passed
Slide 15
Daddy, it's true I can see you, daylight has come at last
Slide 16
Chorus
Number of slides
16
Manufacturer
Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
song
Date of first manufacture
1912
Reading or song

Tom Robinson and Ezra Read, Light at last (London: Arthur & Co., n.d.)

Collections

16 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003616

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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