Rules to be Observed by a Victorian Family
Rules to be Observed by a Victorian Family -- a typical summary of Victorian values, with advice including: Waste Not, Want Not; Do everything at its proper time; Be punctual, be regular, be clean; Rise early, be industrious. With contrasting scenes: The Home of Industry and the Home of Idleness; The Sabbath of Diligence and the Sabbath of Laziness; The Result of Perseverance and the Consequence of Indolence. Date: circa 1860
© The Muriel Dawson Collection/Mary Evans Picture Library
John Baggridge; commonly called Jack Double-head (w/c on paper)
3504920 John Baggridge; commonly called Jack Double-head (w/c on paper) by Dempsey, John Church (c.1803-77); Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, UK; (add.info.: portrait of the Bristol character, John Baggridge, commonly known as Jack Double-head on account of a physical disability
this drawing is mounted with a near contemporary hand-written account and description of the sitter
); A© Bristol Museums, Galleries & Archives ; British, out of copyright
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The Ten Scout Laws, 1923 (colour litho)
473030 The Ten Scout Laws, 1923 (colour litho) by English School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: 1. A Scout's honour is to be trusted.
2. A Scout is Loyal to the King/Queen/ his/her Country, his/her parents, to comrades and employers.
3. A Scout's duty is to be useful and to help others.
4. A Scout is a friend to all and a brother to every other Scout, no matter to what country, class or creed the other may belong.
5. A Scout is Courteous.
6. A Scout is a friend to animals.
7. A Scout obeys orders of his parents, patrol leader or scout master without question.
8. A Scout smiles and whistles under all difficulties.
9. A Scout is thrifty.
10. A Scout is clean in thought, word and deed.
Since the publication of Scouting for Boys in 1908, all Scouts and Guides around the world have taken a Promise to live up to the ideals of the movement, and subscribed to a Scout Law, which varies from country to country but contains the basic elements originally written by the founder of the scouting movement, Baden-Powell; illustration from the Scout Series of cigarette cards produced by Ansties Gold Flake Cigarettes;
); English, out of copyright
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