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part 4.
The Prodigal Son.
Set of twelve square slides made by Theobald & Co., England.
Theobald transfer slide sets.
1. The home of the Prodigal in his father's house. 2. The younger son asks his father to divide the inheritance. 3. He is not long before packing up his goods.
4. He takes his journey into a far country. 5. He is at last reduced to the greatest distress. 6. But this position eventually proves his salvation.
7. A ragged, weary, deplorable looking figure. 8. The loving father and the repentant son. 9. The best robe is brought forth and the fatted calf killed.
10. But the elder son is angry and refuses to go in. 11. Then came his father and entreated him. 12. And they did rejoice and made merry.
 
The Prodigal Son.
 
Based on the number of slides (13 pieces) this beautiful series could have been made by W.C. Hughes, England, who once made a series of 13 slides with this title.
 
The Prodigal Son.

Four magic lantern slides from a set of eight round slides mounted in a wooden frame, made by T. H. McAllister, Optician New York. Size 10 x 18 cm, 7.5 cm diameter glass.

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