The Magic Lantern

The Magic Lantern No. 21

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Publication date:  December 2019

Editors:  AUCKLAND, Mary Ann and SEBUS, Gwen


  • Mary Ann Auckland and Gwen Sebus, Season's greetings!, p. 1
  • Magic Lantern Society notice board, p. 2
  • Nicholas Hiley, Dissolving with a single lantern: the 'Criterion Optical Lantern' of 1896, pp. 3-5
  • The magic lantern within, p. 6
  • Gwen Sebus, The magic lantern season in the Netherlands, p. 6
  • Lydia Jakobs, Magic Lantern Awards: and the winners are..., p. 7
  • Bill Barnes, A slide with a story: Turbinia, p. 7
  • John Hyett, Anderson's patented combined street lamp and magic lantern, pp. 8-9
  • Jerry Fisher, Obituary: John Alexander, 1928-2019, p. 10
  • Philip Banham, The magic lantern under the Spanish sun, p. 10
  • Richard Crangle, Some lesser-known Life Model slide makers: No. 4 -- G. Miles Mason of Southampton, pp. 11-15
  • Martyn Jolly, Heritage in the Limelight: the magic lantern in Australia and the world. Sydney performance, pp. 15-16
  • Mary Ann Auckland, The Elsbury Bristol 'at home', pp. 16-17
  • The Queen on screen: revisited, p. 17
  • John Hyett, 'At home' with the Edwardses, p. 18
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Autumn meeting of the Magic Lantern Society: Birmingham, Saturday 19 October 2019, pp. 18-20


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