[CHILDREN] Billy Bunny and Uncle Bull Frog by David Cory - dlo

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Post by silverquill » October 28th, 2019, 8:47 am

Billy Bunny and Uncle Bull Frog by David Cory (1872 - 1966).

David Cory is the author of over 50 children's book including the Little Jack Rabbit series and the Puss-in-Boots series. These Billy Bunny stories were first syndicated in magazines as short episodes. ( Larry Wilson)
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Post by silverquill » October 28th, 2019, 8:51 am

Next in the David Cory books, a couple of his Billy Bunny story collections. These are quite short because they were originally serialized for syndication in magazines.

lomond has agreed to come on board as DPL. :clap:

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Post by dlolso21 » October 28th, 2019, 11:57 am

Larry,

I can MC this for you.

MW is set up.

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Post by silverquill » October 28th, 2019, 9:55 pm

Thanks so much, David!

We are now READY FOR READERS!

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Post by dlolso21 » October 30th, 2019, 1:13 am

Larry,

I would like to volunteer for section 25 - Billy Bunny and the Whale.

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Post by silverquill » October 30th, 2019, 5:53 am

dlolso21 wrote:
October 30th, 2019, 1:13 am
Larry,

I would like to volunteer for section 25 - Billy Bunny and the Whale.

David O
Of course!
Thank you,

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Post by dlolso21 » November 1st, 2019, 2:26 am

Here is section 25.

https://librivox.org/uploads/dlolso21/billybunnybullfrog_25_cory_128kb.mp3 3:42

Also, I am moving this project over to Readers Wanted Short Works.

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Post by lomond » November 1st, 2019, 9:25 am

dlolso21 wrote:
November 1st, 2019, 2:26 am
Here is section 25.

https://librivox.org/uploads/dlolso21/billybunnybullfrog_25_cory_128kb.mp3 3:42

Also, I am moving this project over to Readers Wanted Short Works.

David O
Greetings -

Nicely read! Definitely PL OK.

A somewhat related anecdote: My sister volunteers at a church-run thrift store and ran across a copy of "The Tale of Jimmy Rabbit" by Arthur Scott Bailey who is a contemporary of David Cory. I think she's hooked on these books already and will be looking out for more of them to come through the store. :) :)

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Post by silverquill » November 1st, 2019, 10:00 am

lomond wrote:
November 1st, 2019, 9:25 am

A somewhat related anecdote: My sister volunteers at a church-run thrift store and ran across a copy of "The Tale of Jimmy Rabbit" by Arthur Scott Bailey who is a contemporary of David Cory. I think she's hooked on these books already and will be looking out for more of them to come through the store. :) :)

Lomond
I think we've got all o Bailey's books in the catalog now. I think there might be one waiting -- a very slow solo project. Thornton Burgess is another author who did a lot of children's nature books, and they are all in the catalog. I have a half-doze or more Cory books prepped and ready to go, so we won't be running out of these anytime soon. :D

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Post by Angryturtle443 » November 1st, 2019, 12:36 pm

Hello,

I would like to read section 2.

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Post by silverquill » November 1st, 2019, 5:12 pm

Angryturtle443 wrote:
November 1st, 2019, 12:36 pm
Hello,

I would like to read section 2.
I would be glad to have you join this project.

I would like you to get a final "OK" on your one-minute test, however, so that you have all of the technical and recording issues corrected before recording a longer piece here, though these are quite short.

I also need to know how you would like to be listed in the LibriVox catalog. Many of us use our real names, but you may choose any pseudonym or nickname that your prefer.

Meanwhile, I'll save this for you for a week.

Let me know if you have any questions.

~Larry

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Post by Anitazz » November 1st, 2019, 7:32 pm

Hi! I'd like to claim sections 4, 5 and 6.
Anita

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Post by silverquill » November 1st, 2019, 7:45 pm

Anitazz wrote:
November 1st, 2019, 7:32 pm
Hi! I'd like to claim sections 4, 5 and 6.
Anita
Thanks!
You're on board.

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Post by Jbholland77 » November 2nd, 2019, 9:24 am

Hi, I'd love to take 7, 8 and 9. :D
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Post by silverquill » November 2nd, 2019, 7:08 pm

Jbholland77 wrote:
November 2nd, 2019, 9:24 am
Hi, I'd love to take 7, 8 and 9. :D
Elisabeth
You've got them!
Thanks.

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