Mister Ron's Basement II
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Sun, Jul 17 2005

Mister Ron's Basement #77

George W. Peck was an American Original -- after becoming famous as a humorist, he went into politics and eventually served two terms as Governor of Wisconsin. After the Civil War, he toured the lecture circuit performing a comedy routine based on his experiences as a private who went up the ranks until he became an officer.

Today's Peck story is 'The New Coal Stove' from 1886.

Time: approx five minutes

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