The poor Victorian Match girls
Updated: 4/20/2020
The poor Victorian Match girls
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Storyboard Description

This Shows the story of the Match Girls and how they went on strike to stop using with phosphorus and to get higher pay to save the people with phossy jaw

Storyboard Text

  • No!!!Everybody get out here! Veronica is dead! She was my friend!
  • Can't you do something? Listen to me..
  • Being a match girl is so hard and eventually fatal. I wish we could do something about it!
  • It was a good idea to go on strike as I am sure the other girls will feel like I do. Thank you for helping me.
  • We strike against the Match Factory!!!No more white phosphorus!!!
  • No problem. As long as this is helping you, and all the other girls, I would do anything.
  • We strike against the Match Factory!!!No more white phosphorus!!!
  • Match Girls Strike!- No more phossy jaw!
  • Higher pay will save our day!!!
  • We Strike for no more phossy jaw!!!
  • No more Phossy, or we will get bossy!!!
  • Hey Maria!!! Haven't you heard? They have stopped using white phosphorus and we get a higher wage!!!
  • Really???
  • Thank you so much! Nothing would have changed without you! We all owe you a debt of gratitude.
  • Thank you but you were really the one who took action.
  • New Match Factory opens, with red phosphorus to give these young girls healthier and longer lives.
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