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Post Posted:: March 15th, 2017, 9:03 pm 
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Alice; or The Wages of Sin by Frederic Werden Pangborn (1855 -? ).


This project is now complete! All audio files can be found on our catalog page: https://librivox.org/alice-or-the-wages-of-sin-by-frederic-werden-pangborn/


Quote:
This book is given to the reader, as the exposition of a terrible possibility in actual life. Should there be found, in its pages, any warm tints, any cheering or amusing passages, the author will be glad to know that they have brightened a moment of some reader's life. But he has not written merely to amuse. He has sought to "point a moral," as well as to "adorn a tale;" and, if the work shall become the means of helping some sincere soul to a strengthening of its determination to think before acting, to study consequences before creating causes, the author will not have written in vain. (Preface)






    1. How to claim a part, and "how it all works" here To find a section to record, simply look at point 5. below at the sections. All the ones without names beside them are "up for grabs." Click "Post reply" at the top left of the screen and tell us which section you would like to read (include the section number from the left-most column in the reader list, please). Read points 6. to 8. below for what to do before, during and after your recording.
    2. New to recording? Please read our Newbie Guide to Recording!
    3. Is there a deadline? We ask that you submit your recorded sections within 1-2 months of placing your claim. Please note that to be fair to the readers who have completed their sections in a timely way, if you haven't submitted your recording(s) after two months, your sections will automatically be re-opened for other readers to claim, unless you post in this thread to request an extension. Extensions will be granted at the discretion of the Book Coordinator. If you cannot do your section, for whatever reason, just let me know and it'll go back to the pool. There's no shame in this; we're all volunteers and things happen.Please do not sign up for more sections than you can complete within the two month deadline.
    4. Where do I find the text? Source text (please only read from this text!): https://archive.org/details/aliceorwagesofsi00pang
    5. Please claim sections (the numbers in the first column below)! If this is your first recording, please let me know under which name or pseudonym you'd like to appear in the LibriVox catalogue. We can also link to a personal website/blog.

      Prospective Prooflisteners: Please read the Listeners Wanted FAQ before listening! Level of prooflistening requested: standard


      Please don't download or listen to files belonging to projects in process (unless you are the BC or PL). Our servers are not set up to handle the greater volume of traffic. Please wait until the project has been completed. Thanks!



      Magic Window:



      BC Admin

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      This paragraph is temporary and will be replaced by the MC with the list of sections and reader (Magic Window) once this project is in the admin system.


      • Project Code: aGuK98DD

      • Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): (Frederic Werden Pangborn) : n/a
      • Link to title on Wikipedia (if available):
      • Number of sections (files) this project will have: 13
      • Does the project have an introduction or preface [y/n]: No
      • Original publication date (if known): 1883
      • If you are a new volunteer, how would you like your name (or pseudonym) credited in the catalog? Do you have a URL you would like associated with your name?:
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      Genres for the project:

      Keywords that describe the book:

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    6. BEFORE recording: Please check the Recording Notes: http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=6427#6430

      Set your recording software to:
      Channels: 1 (Mono)
      Bit Rate: 128 kbps
      Sample Rate: 44.1 kHz

    7. DURING recording:
      No more than 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning of the recording!
      Make sure you add this to the beginning of your recording:
      START of recording (Intro)
      • "Chapter [number] of Alice; or The Wages of Sin. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information, or to volunteer, please visit: librivox DOT org"
      • If you wish, say: "Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
      • Say:
        "Alice; or The Wages of Sin, by Frederic Werden Pangborn. [Chapter]"

      END of recording
      • At the end of the section, say:
        "End of [Chapter]"
      • If you wish, say:
        "Recording by [your name], [city, your blog, podcast, web address]"
      • At the end of the book, say (in addition):
        "End of Alice; or The Wages of Sin, by Frederic Werden Pangborn. "

      There should be 5 seconds silence at the end of the recording, or 10 seconds for files longer than 30 minutes.

      Please remember to check this thread frequently for updates!
    8. AFTER recording
      Need noise-cleaning?
      Listen to your file through headphones. If you can hear some constant background noise (hiss/buzz), you may want to clean it up a bit. The new (free) version 1.3.3. of Audacity has much improved noise-cleaning. See this LibriVox wiki page for a complete guide.
      Save files as
      128 kbps MP3
      aliceorthewagesofsin_##_pangborn_128kb.mp3 (all lower-case) where ## is the section number (e.g. aliceorthewagesofsin_01_pangborn_128kb.mp3)
    9. [b]Example ID3 V2 tags
      (To find out more about ID3 tags, go to our wiki: http://wiki.librivox.org/index.php/What_is_ID3)
      Add the following tags to your .mp3 file (how you do this depends on which software you use – if you are unsure about ID3 tags, send me a message). Please mind upper and lower case!
      No tags required!

      Please ignore tags for Genre and Track Number - these will be filled in automatically at the cataloguing stage.
      Transfer of files (completed recordings) Please always post in this forum thread when you've sent a file. Also, post the length of the recording (file duration: mm:ss) together with the link.
      • Upload your file with the LibriVox Uploader: https://librivox.org/login/uploader
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        (If you have trouble reading the image above, please message an admin)
      • You'll need to select the MC, which for this project is: icequeen
      • When your upload is complete, you will receive a link - please post it in this thread.
      • If this doesn't work, or you have questions, please check our How To Send Your Recording wiki page.


      Any questions?
      Please post below

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Post Posted:: March 17th, 2017, 9:03 am 
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Moving on to Readers Wanted!

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Post Posted:: April 22nd, 2017, 7:44 am 

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May I have 7 please?

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Post Posted:: April 22nd, 2017, 5:00 pm 
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Kalynda wrote:
May I have 7 please?


Of course! Thank you for getting us started!

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Post Posted:: May 18th, 2017, 2:30 pm 

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Could I have section 1? :)


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Post Posted:: May 19th, 2017, 4:31 pm 
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amoochoy wrote:
Could I have section 1? :)



Of course! Thank you!

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Post Posted:: May 23rd, 2017, 8:27 am 

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I'd like to do section 2. Mary Schneider


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Post Posted:: May 23rd, 2017, 12:17 pm 
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marys44 wrote:
I'd like to do section 2. Mary Schneider



Section 2 is yours! Thank Mary!

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Post Posted:: May 31st, 2017, 3:07 pm 

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Chapter 1: https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/aliceorthewagesofsin_01_pangborn_128kb.mp3

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amoochoy wrote:



Thank you!

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Post Posted:: June 2nd, 2017, 9:49 pm 
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Chapter 1 is PL OK!

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Post Posted:: June 18th, 2017, 9:32 am 

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https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/aliceorthewagesofsin_02_pangborn_128kb.mp3

Here is Section 2. Sorry for the delay but my computer and I have not been speaking to each other lately :wink:

The time on this is 6:58.

Mary Schneider


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Post Posted:: June 18th, 2017, 9:05 pm 
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marys44 wrote:
https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/aliceorthewagesofsin_02_pangborn_128kb.mp3

Here is Section 2. Sorry for the delay but my computer and I have not been speaking to each other lately :wink:

The time on this is 6:58.

Mary Schneider



I hope your computer did not upset you! :lol: Thanks Mary!

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Chapter 2 is PL OK!

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Post Posted:: June 19th, 2017, 6:34 am 

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I'd like to do chapter 3. mary s


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