Thu, 13 May 2010
Thur, May 13 2010
Mister Ron's Basement #1675
Before Palmer Cox became famous for his creation of 'The Brownies,' he spent many years writing a variety of humorous stories for newspapers and magazines in the 1800s. In 1895, he published a collection of some of these stories called 'Frontier Humor.'
Today's tale is dedicated to my Uncle, Allen Evry (1921-2010), who was a true artist in every sense of the word.
The story is called 'The Art Gallery.'
Time: approx five and a half minutes
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