The Magic Lantern, Number 1, December 2014. Contents: 'The Beginnings of the Modern Toy Industry in Germany: Peter Friedrich Catel and the First Toy Lanterns' by Bernd Scholtz; 'The Slipping Slides of Alfred Pumphrey of Birmingham' by Lester Smith; 'Prominent Magic Lanternists: Interview Profile of Terry Borton' by Jeremy Brooker; 'Meeting of the Magic Lantern Society, Birmingham & Midland Institute, Birmingham, 11 October 2014' by Jeremy Brooker. Issue Number 1 also contains the Agenda for The Magic Lantern Society 39th Annual General Meeting at The Musical Museum, Brentford, Middlesex, 24 January 2015, a proposed amendment to the Society Constitution, an application form for the 2015 Society Committee and 2015 membership renewal details. [Note: The Magic Lantern, starting with Number 1, December 2014 is the new publication from The Magic Lantern Society and replaces The Magic Lantern Society Newsletter and The New Magic Lantern Journal which had been combined in a single publication].

Item number 91778
Category Periodical
Type Magic Lantern
Language English
Country of origin UK
Related people Jeremy Brooker (Editor)
Gwen Sebus (Editor)
Dennis Crompton (Editor)