Mister Ron's Basement II
Exploring the Universe of Public Domain Humor, featuring the greatest writers in the world, seven days a week! Indexed at http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html
Mon, Feb 27 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #294

Serializing F. Scott Fitzgerald's lengthy (but fun) short story about a prodigy and a stage star -- 'Head and Shoulders.' Today, we offer Part Two of Five.

Time: approx nine and a half minutes

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:
http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

Direct download: revry-2006-02-27.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:08pm EDT

Sun, Feb 26 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #293

Serializing F. Scott Fitzgerald's lengthy (but fun) short story about a prodigy and a stage star -- 'Head and Shoulders.' Today, we offer Part One of Five.

Time: approx seventeen minutes

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:
http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

Direct download: revry-2006-02-26.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:06pm EDT

Sat, Feb 25 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #292

George Ade tells us about a young man who takes too literally the dictum - 'If you've got it, flaunt it' - in the 1904 tale 'The Fable of Another Brave Effort to Infuse Gentility into our Raw Civilization.'

Time: approx seven and a half minutes

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:
http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

The George Ade Catalog of Stories is at:

http://ronevry.com/AdeCatalog.html

Direct download: revry-2006-02-25.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:03pm EDT

Fri, Feb 24 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #291

George Ade peeps in on what the Ladies talk about in their Private club meetings, in the 1902 tale 'The Fable of the Veteran Club-Girl who had no Theories to Offer.'

Time: approx seven and a half minute

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:
http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

The George Ade Catalog of Stories is at:

http://ronevry.com/AdeCatalog.html

Direct download: revry-2006-02-24.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:01am EDT

Thu, Feb 23 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #290

One of O Henry's BEST -- a showbiz story concerning a stage couple whose relationship is 'Strictly Business,' from 1910.

Time: approx twenty-four and a half minutes

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:
http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

The O Henry Catalog of Stories is at:

http://ronevry.com/ohenry.html

Direct download: revry-2006-02-23.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:53pm EDT

Wed, Feb 22 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #289

O Henry tells a delicious tale of Suicide and Stew Beef in 'The Third Ingredient' from 1909.

Time: approx twenty-five minutes

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:
http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

The O Henry Catalog of Stories is at:

http://ronevry.com/ohenry.html

Direct download: revry-2006-02-22.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 9:18pm EDT

Tue, Feb 21 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #288

O Henry weaves a yarn about a Divorce Court in the Old West (well, Tennessee, anyway), improvising the rules in the 1910 tale 'The Whirligig of Life.'

Time: approx fourteen and a half minutes

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:
http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

The O Henry Catalog of Stories is at:

http://ronevry.com/ohenry.html

Direct download: revry-2006-02-21.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:15pm EDT

Mon, Feb 20 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #287



An O Henry story that almost belongs on The Twilight Zone tells of a magical $2.00 room in a boarding house -- 'The Skylight Room' from 1906.

Time: approx fifteen minutes

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:
http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

The O Henry Catalog of Stories is at:

http://ronevry.com/ohenry.html

Direct download: revry-2006-02-20.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:43am EDT

Sun, Feb 19 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #286

O Henry's marvelous stories enhance the Basement this week! From 1907, 'The Ferry of Unfulfilment,' a tale of mistaken...something or other.

Time: approx eleven minutes

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:
http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

The O Henry Catalog of Stories is at:

http://ronevry.com/ohenry.html

Direct download: revry-2006-02-19.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:41am EDT

Sat, Feb 18 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #285

George Ade looks into what it takes for an American to make a hit with the British Upper-Crust in his 1901 story, 'The Fable of the Foozle and the Successful Approach.'

Time: approx four minutes

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:
http://ronevry.com/Mister_Rons_Full_Catalog.html

The George Ade Catalog of Stories is at:

http://ronevry.com/AdeCatalog.html

Direct download: revry-2006-02-18.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:39am EDT