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More slides depicting children. Part 4.

Two long lantern slides, the last from a series made by Ernst Plank (E.P.).

To play at leapfrog.
Mahogany framed slipping slide, hand painted. The frame is stamped H. Lewis Dissolving View Artist 35 Broad Street Reading. It measures 7" x 4.5" (17.5 x 11.5 cm).


A similar double slipping slide with two boys playing leapfrog.


Single lever slide made by Ernst Plank (E.P.), Nuremberg. Nr 51 from a set 'Bewegliche Bilder mit Hebelbewegung. C. 1903.

A very simple single slipping slide in a tin frame, 1.5 inches (3.7 cm) tall, made for a children's magic lantern.



Double slipping slide of a boy jumping over a street post. A note at the post says 'NOTICE'. Hand painted images. Dimensions 7" x 4" (18 x 10 cm).
Here are three phases of the movement depicted, which makes the jump act more complete.

Three colourful magic lantern slides. Manufacturer unknown. From a set of twelve slides.
  Girl playing with her doll.17.5 x 10.5 cm.
Naughty boys. Three boys fighting, another boy being rude behind the back of an unsuspecting gentleman and finally the school master beating a boy while another boy is rubbing his posterior. These charming magic lantern slides are 3 1/4 inch square.
Lovely slide of a young girl holding an apple. Fitted in an oak frame measuring 7" x 4 " (18 x 10 cm).
First love at the water pump. Romantic Victorian lantern slide late 1890's. Taken from a series entitled 'Selected pictures' and labelled 'First, give me a kiss'. 7" x 4" (18 x 10 cm)
Romantic Victorian glass slide circa late 1890's. Taken from a series entitled 'Selected pictures'. It is labelled "Gathering Ferns" and set in a mahogany frame that measures: 7in. x 4in. (left)

Who's been at the sugar? Corporal punishment for a youthful thief. (right).

Playing children.
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