Mon, 8 March 2010
Mon, Mar 8 2010
Mister Ron's Basement #1614
Our Monday novel serialization is Stephen Leacock's 1912 masterpiece, 'Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town.'
If you haven't yet, please do go back and start with Chapter One of this fabulous book! They're ALL worth listening to!
You'll find them in the Stephen Leacock Index below.
Today we present Chapter Nine, wherein Bank Teller Peter Pupkin attempts to commit suicide four times in five weeks! It is called 'The Mariposa Bank Mystery.'
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Time: approx thirty-four minutes
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