The Magic Lantern

The Magic Lantern No. 15

This is one of the eight most recent issues, only available to MLS members. For online access, sign in to the Members’ Area.

Publication date:  June 2018

Editor:  AUCKLAND, Mary Ann

Editor:  SEBUS, Gwen


  • Dick Moore, In darkest Africa, pp. 1, 3-4
  • Magic Lantern Society notice board, p. 2
  • Nicholas Hiley, Lantern showmen and early film, pp. 5-7
  • Mary Borgo Ton, Reverend Smithurst's wish list, p. 8
  • Annet Duller, A visit to the Dickens Theatre during the Dutch elections, p. 9
  • Jerry Fisher, George Auckland and Mary Ann Auckland, Charles Dickens Museum, p. 9
  • Bill Barnes, The Viviscope, pp. 10-11
  • Aileen Butler, My first slide, p. 11
  • Gwen Sebus, The travelling lantern: a symposium on mobility and migration in the practice of the magic lantern, p. 12
  • Richard Crangle, Book review: Gothic effigy, p. 13
  • Book review: Industry, liberty, and a vision, p. 13
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Magic Lantern Society of the United States and Canada: 18th Convention, p. 14
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Spring meeting of the Magic Lantern Society: London, 28 April 2018, pp. 15-16


« No. 14    No. 16 »