They move over his canvas like the specters thrown by the magic-lantern on its screen.
The girls had got some friends coming, and wanted me to show off the magic-lantern.
Sunday evening meetings: musical or theatrical performances, magic-lantern pictures, tableaux, etc.
It was as if I saw a living miniature about the size of a magic-lantern slide.
For instance, what a delight to any company, be it composed of young folks or old, is a magic-lantern!
One evening a magic-lantern exhibition was given in the grandson's honour.
And as she ceased the enchanted light died away, the windows of granted wishes went out, like magic-lantern pictures.
Would you like me to stop the magic-lantern man and go and get him a sheet and a candle-end, as my mother used to do?
These notions kept passing and repassing in my mind like the figures in a magic-lantern, with grave and measured step.
And my ideas were further extended by some photographs of glaciers that my sister brought me for my magic-lantern.