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The story of "Watch him, Pincher". Coloured magic lantern slides.

Date
[between 1890 and 1899?]
Reference
754921i
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About this work

Also known as

Watch him, Pincer

Description

A fruit farmer accompanied by his bulldog finds a boy trespassing on a branch of one of his apple trees. He tells the dog Pincher to watch the boy. He goes away and comes back with a whip and a rope. With the rope he pulls the branch down. The boy falls down on top of the farmer, and the farmer falls down on top of the bulldog. In the final slide, the farmer and the bulldog recover from their accident, the farmer's wife rushes to help, and the boy is seen sitting on the wall enjoying his stolen fruit

Publication/Creation

London (52 Queen Vic[toria] St., London E.C.) : H.L. Toms, [between 1890 and 1899?]

Physical description

8 photographs : transparencies, coloured ; each 8.2 x 8.2 cm

Lettering

Watch him Pincer. Comic slides (Copyright).

Lettering note

In the title slide the dog is called Pincher. On each slide is a label in which the dog is called Pincer

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 754921i


Where to find it

  • nos. 1-8

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