Official wording, Apprenticeship Indenture
Official wording of an Apprenticeship Indenture, between John Henry Watson of 3 Newland Street, Derby, and Messrs John Davis & Son (Derby) Limited. The document is signed by John Henry Watson himself (then about 17 years old), his father Walter Watson, and Henry Davis, Governing Director. The apprenticeship is for five years, dating from 25 June 1901, in the skill of instrument making. The apprentice's pay is agreed at 4 shillings and sixpence per week for the first year, rising to 6 shillings in the second year, 7/6 in the third, 9/6 in the fourth, and 12/6 in the fifth. The apprentice agrees to be obedient, not do any damage, not to take leave of absence without consent, and not to play cards, dice or other unlawful games, nor to frequent taverns or playhouses.
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3 January 1902
© Mary Evans Picture Library/GILL STOKER
Scenes from Malvern Camp, 1938
Photograph, one of an album of 73, compiled by Chief Commander Blanche Barton, Auxiliary Territorial Service, 1938-1945.Photographs show scenes from Malvern Camp, 1938, including: groups, inspections, erecting tents, portraits, marching, pay day, lectures, first aid training, gas mask drill, kit inspection.Photographs also show scenes from Lancaster, 1939, including: inspection by Queen Elizabeth, issuing kit, instruction in cookery, pay day, visit of Princess Royal, wedding.With photographs of a march through Colwyn Bay. Date: 1938
© The National Army Museum / Mary Evans Picture Library
Caricature of Archdeacon Dunbar, Anglican clergyman
Caricature of Archdeacon Charles Gordon Cumming Dunbar (1844-1916), Anglican clergyman of St Andrew's Church, Tavistock Place, London, who was involved in a divorce case in 1881 brought by his wife, Edith Wentworth Dunbar, but was found not guilty of adultery. The Venerable Archdeacon Dunbar. The Church and the Stage -- the Pulpit and the Pay-Box.
© Terry Parker / Mary Evans Picture Library