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Wed, May 31 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #384

Mister Ron is presenting selections from Irvin S. Cobb's fun 1921 book about dieting -- 'One Third Off.' Today's chapter, dealing with Prohibition and Potatoes (among other things) is called 'Wherein Our Hero Falters.'

Time: approx twenty-one minutes

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Direct download: revry-2006-05-31.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 8:58am EDT

Mister Ron's Basement #383 Tue, May 30 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #383

Mister Ron is presenting selections from Irvin S. Cobb's fun 1921 book about dieting -- 'One Third Off.' Today's chapter is called 'Office Visits, $10.'

Time: approx fifteen minutes

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Direct download: revry-2006-05-30.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:51am EDT

Mon, May 29 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #382

Returning after a few days' holiday, Mister Ron is presenting selections from Irvin S. Cobb's fun 1921 book about dieting -- 'One Third Off.' Today's chapter is called 'Those Romping Elfin Twenties.'

Time: approx four and a half minutes

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Direct download: revry-2006-05-29.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 7:48am EDT

Thu, May 25 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #381

Wrapping up Hugh McHugh week with a gander at the who's who set in 'Social Glints from the Summer Resorts' from 1905.

Time: approx seven and a half minutes

Note: Mister Ron is taking a little holiday himself. He will be back on Monday with some more stories, so you'll have to find something else to do this weekend :)

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Direct download: revry-2006-05-25.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:45pm EDT

Wed, May 24 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #380

Hugh McHugh takes us to a fancy French Restaurant in the 1905 tale 'John Henry Goes to Dinner.'

Time: approx seven and a half minutes

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Direct download: revry-2006-05-24.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:43pm EDT

Tue, May 23 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #379

The Hugh McHugh stories get crazier and crazier -- today we go shopping in a story from 1905 -- 'John Henry Visits A Department Store.'

Time: approx seven minutes

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Direct download: revry-2006-05-23.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:41am EDT

Mon, May 22 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #378

More Hugh McHugh wackiness today as we take an automobile trip to the track in 'John Henry on Race Tipsters' from 1905.

Time: approx ten and a half minutes

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Direct download: revry-2006-05-22.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 10:39pm EDT

Sun, May 21 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #377

Hugh McHugh (George V Hobart) wrote some immensely popular and wacky stories around the turn of the last century. Today we will be hearing about Hammocks, Mosquitos, and Lawn Mowers in an excerpt from the 1905 book 'You Can Search Me.'

Time: approx five and a half minutes

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Direct download: revry-2006-05-21.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:37am EDT

Sat, May 20 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #376

George Ade loads up 'The Fable of the Good Fairy of the Eighth Ward and the Dollar Excursion of the Steam-Fitters' from 1901.

Time: approx nine minutes

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Direct download: revry-2006-05-20.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:35pm EDT

Fri, May 19 2006

Mister Ron's Basement #375

George Ade gives us the scoop on a Model Employee in his 1900 story, 'The Fable of Why Essie's Tall Friend Got the Fresh Air.'

Time: approx four and a half minutes

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Direct download: revry-2006-05-19.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:32pm EDT