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Fri, July 30 2010

Mister Ron's Basement #1736

We have uncovered an assortment of mostly unknown Charles Battell Loomis pieces from assorted 19th Century magazines.

Today we offer a fun, but tiny little ditty from 1896 called 'The Perils of Versatility.'

Time: approx two and a half minutes.

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