Thur Sept 22, 2011
Mister Ron's Basement No. 1998
As we count down to our 2000th Episode, we are presenting a week of truly funny Max Adeler stories! For years, kids earned money and prizes selling subscriptions. From 1882, Adeler tells us of a great prize for boys - a nickel-plated revolver! - in ‘A Philanthropic Enterprise.’
Time: approx six and a half minutes
The Mister Ron's Basement Catalog can be found at:
The Index of Max Adeler stories is located at:
*There is a nifty interview with Mister Ron in issue #59 iProng Magazine (now known as Beatweek Magazine) which can be downloaded at a new URL as a free pdf file here.
*John Kelly of The Washington Post has written a lively piece about the Basement. You can read it here.
* Help Keep Mister Ron's Basement alive! Donate One Dollar: http://ronevry.com/Mister_Ron_Donate.html
A hint to new listeners - you can use the catalogs to find stories by specific authors, or just type their name in the keyword search field. To find some of the best stories in the Basement, simply click here!
-- By the way, if you haven't noticed, you can get the episode by either clicking on the word 'POD' on top of this section, or on the filename on the bottom where it says 'Direct Download' or by clicking on the Victrola picture, or by subscribing in iTunes.
When in iTunes, please click on 'Subscribe' button. It's Free! Thank you.
Join us on Facebook!
You can join us on Twitter as well — just follow misterron, and we’ll follow you back.