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by ColleenMc
November 28th, 2018, 2:49 pm
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: 100th anniversary -- Prohibition and Women's Suffrage
Replies: 1
Views: 119

100th anniversary -- Prohibition and Women's Suffrage

Now that we have passed the last centennial date for World War I, there are some other important centennials on the horizon. In the United States, the 18th amendment, prohibiting the manufacturing and sale of alcoholic beverages, was passed in 1919. Women's suffrage for women over 30 was passed in t...
by ColleenMc
November 28th, 2018, 10:06 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] The Luck of the Dudley Grahams by Alice Calhoun Haines - dc
Replies: 24
Views: 574

Re: [SOLO] The Luck of the Dudley Grahams by Alice Calhoun Haines - dc

Me too! The dogs that live there are generally pretty good (tho occasionally snore loudly enough for the mike to pick up!) -- but the next door dog likes to get out in the yard and bark for hours so all bets are off when that pup is out and about. Fingers crossed!

Colleen
by ColleenMc
November 28th, 2018, 10:05 am
Forum: Book Suggestions
Topic: The Signature of All things by Jacob Boehme
Replies: 2
Views: 828

Re: The Signature of All things by Jacob Boehme

I went looking for a copy of this text in Project Gutenberg and Internet Archive and could not find the 1912 edition that is on the Sacred Texts site as linked above, which is updated to more modern language and probably easier for most to read. However, Internet Archive does have a 17th century edi...
by ColleenMc
November 28th, 2018, 9:41 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO] The Luck of the Dudley Grahams by Alice Calhoun Haines - dc
Replies: 24
Views: 574

Re: [SOLO] The Luck of the Dudley Grahams by Alice Calhoun Haines - dc

Still itching to get back to this! Still have too many echoes in my new "home office" to record there effectively, but I'm working on it. In the meantime, I am dogsitting this weekend at a house that has a good place to record, and I plan to take advantage to knock out a few chapters of this book! C...
by ColleenMc
November 28th, 2018, 5:23 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Makeshift Sled...
Replies: 5
Views: 258

Re: Makeshift Sled...

Something like this?

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/31/cb/8e/31cb8e48f5f7c8547d5ddb7b51648d7b.jpg

Not sure what its status is. It’s on Pinterest and I found it by searching “sleigh ride postcard” since so many vintage post cards are romance oriented.

Colleen
by ColleenMc
November 26th, 2018, 8:42 pm
Forum: Readers Found
Topic: FULL [NON-FICTION] Story of a Loaf of Bread, T. B. Wood - dlo
Replies: 46
Views: 1348

Re: FULL [NON-FICTION] Story of a Loaf of Bread, T. B. Wood - dlo

Chapter 4 is PL OK!

Chapter 7 - missing table at 0:59.


Colleen
by ColleenMc
November 26th, 2018, 11:05 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: Solo: The Lion's Skin by Rafael Sabatini - dc
Replies: 26
Views: 575

Re: Solo: The Lion's Skin by Rafael Sabatini - dc

Sections 9, 10, and 11 are PL OK! :D
by ColleenMc
November 25th, 2018, 8:51 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 061 - jo
Replies: 104
Views: 1591

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 061 - jo

Wow Sue! I had no idea that this little article would lead to a whole other detective story. I know he did set off a bit of a firestorm with that article because subsequent issues are filled with further discussions. So he did end up with something of a rep in the area of food safety. Sure don’t env...
by ColleenMc
November 23rd, 2018, 8:29 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Christmas Short Works Collection 2018 -ans
Replies: 76
Views: 1451

Re: Christmas Short Works Collection 2018 -ans

Here's one from me: https://librivox.org/uploads/annise/csw18_thurlowschristmas_bangs_cm_128kb.mp3 Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/6995 (Ghosts I Have Met, And Some Others by John Kendrick Bangs) Thurlow's Christmas Story, by John Kendrick Bangs (1862-1922) 33:11 It's more about a writer hav...
by ColleenMc
November 23rd, 2018, 6:57 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: [OPEN]World's Story 5: Italy, France, Spain, Portugal - kit
Replies: 268
Views: 3170

Re: [OPEN]World's Story 5: Italy, France, Spain, Portugal - kit

Oh my, I almost missed that this volume was going! I'd like to do part 67 and 71 please!

Colleen
by ColleenMc
November 23rd, 2018, 5:31 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Short Works (Poetry & Prose)
Topic: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 061 - jo
Replies: 104
Views: 1591

Re: Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 061 - jo

Poisoning by Canned Goods (from Medico-Legal Journal V. 2, 1885) by John J. Johnson https://librivox.org/uploads/knotyouraveragejo/snf061_poisoningbycannedgoods_johnson_cm_128kb.mp3 Source: https://archive.org/details/medicolegaljourn02medi/page/52 37:01 I'm a retired police officer/detective who wa...