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Guy Fawkes’ Day

Figure descriptions
A crowd of boys gathers around a large effigy of Guy Fawkes on Guy Fawkes Day. The effigy has a large nose, a feathered cap, and a lantern hanging around its neck. A dog stands at the foot of the effigy. Most of the boys hold large sticks and open their mouths. They poem text suggests that they are singing or reciting in unison. A group of children watch the performance. One boy, who stands close to the effigy, lifts a mask to his face and turns towards a young boy who runs away, looking frightened. Buildings and trees line the background. 1/2-page illustration contained within a single-ruled border.
A young girl smiles and holds a large mask out in front of her face. 1/12 page.
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