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, Sep 10 2007

Mister Ron's Basement #842

Our Monday book serialization is George Ade's 1903 collection, 'In Babel -- Stories of Chicago.' The stories in this book range from the hysterically funny to the pathetically sad. Altogether, they paint a fascinating portrait of turn-of-the-last-century Chicago.

Today, in a truly aggravatingly funny piece, the author solves the conundrum of finding the perfect Christmas present for the wee little ones in 'The Money Present.'

Time: approx eight minutes

The Mister Ron's Basement Full Catalog can be found at:

The George Ade Catalog of Stories is at:


Direct download: revry-2007-09-10.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:49am EDT