Comprises 7 parts. Part 1 is the Newsletter which contains articles including: '"The Ring of the Nibelung" - a magic lantern spectacular' by Denis Stevens about a presentation of Wagner's work by Ludwig Vogl at Covent Garden Opera House in early October 2007; a report by Jeremy Fisher on the autumn meeting of the Society on 13 October 2007 in London; 'The Unknown Mayhew' about the social researcher Henry Mayhew whose writings include references to the camera obscura and magic lanterns; 'Webchat' by Mark Butterworth and some reviews including 'Silent Comedy' by Paul Merton. Part 2 is the minutes of the business part of the Society's autumn meeting on 13 October 2007 in London. Part 3 is the agenda for the Society's Annual General Meeting at The Magic Circle in London on 19 January 2008. Part 4 is a nomination form for the 2008 Committee of the Society. Part 5 gives details of 2008 subscriptions. Part 6 is members' sales and wants No. 49, January 2008. Part 7 is a colour A4 poster advertising The Magic Lantern Society 8th International Convention from 17 to 19 April 2009 at the University of Westminster.

Item number 13664
Category Periodical
Type Magic Lantern
Language English
Country of origin UK
Related people Robert MacDonald (Editor)
Dennis Crompton (Editor)