Pantin ( Plain )
Jumping Jack Horn Book 19th Century
Free Library Philadelphia
From Antiques of American Childhood
by Katharine Morrison McClinton
Our Jumping Jack is a variation on the French pantin. Pull on our brightly coloured and highly detailed Jumping Jack and he will wave his arms and dance in a most humorous and uninhibited fashion.
Click Here to see a video demonstrating the Red Pantin. Just pull the strings and watch him jump.
To watch Faire Tyme Demonstration videos. Each browser and windows program will be different, so please adapt these instructions to your computer.
Fire Fox - Double Click on the Video Link (the word "Here"). If it does not load automatically, click "Browse" and when programs screen loads, select the video program. Click on one of those programs and in a few seconds you will go back to the browse screen with the program now Highlighted. Click ok. When player loads, click the start arrow if it does not start automatically.
Internet Explorer - Click on video. If it does not play automatically, click save and scroll through files to save to your desktop. Then, go to your desktop - the screen you see when you turn on your computer. LEFT click on the file and it will probably play. If it does not, then RIGHT click on the file and then click "Open With", and on next screen click "choose Program". Click on Quick time, or if you do not have it try Real Time Player or Windows Media Player, which ever works. After looking at the video, go to your desk top and RIGHT click on the file and click delete and the file will be gone
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