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Tue, Aug 24 2010

Mister Ron's Basement #1753


We have discovered a collection of humorous pieces by Simeon Ford published back in 1904. It is called 'A Few Remarks.' Ford was NOT a professional humorist, but a New York City hotel keeper who was the most in-demand after dinner speaker in the City in the early years of the twentieth century.

Today's speech, one of his most popular, is entitled 'At A Turkish Bath.'




Time: approx nine and a half minutes 


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