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Chapter III - Destroyers and Submarines.



The Junior Lecturers Series was produced by W. Butcher & Sons, London (1870-1906) under the trade name of Primus. The slides were sold as a set of eight in a cardboard box. The prize of each set was initially about two shillings but at the end of World War I the price had more than doubled. Size of the slides: 8,2 x 8,2 cm (3 1/4" x 3 1/4").

The complete series was divided into three series, A, B and C.

Series A was described as 'comic tales and nursery stories, with reading on the slides'. Series B and C had readings printed on paper lecture notes. Longer stories required two or more chapters, always multiples of eight slides. The glasses are fitted with a protective glass and black paper binding tape. The images were either circular or square with rounded corners.

BRITISH BATTLESHIPS Chapter III is part 781 of the Junior Lecturers Series C (with Printed Readings).
17. A Destroyer: H.M.S. 'Whiting'. 18. Manoeuvres: 'Friend or Foe?'
19. A Torpedo Striking Torpedo Net. 20. Officers of H.M.S. 'Star'.
21. Submarines: Cleaning Down. 22. Submarines Ready for Sea.
23. A Submarine Ashore. 24. Going into Action: Milford Haven.

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