Wed, 4 November 2009
Wed, Nov 4 2009
Mister Ron's Basement #1497
This week we are featuring stories by M. Quad (C. B. Lewis) from his 1875 book 'Quad's Odds.'
The overbearing, over-persistent life insurance salesperson seems to have been a regular part of nineteenth century life. We meet one of them today in 'That Insurance Agent.'
Time: approx five and a half minutes
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