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williamjones
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Post by williamjones » July 12th, 2020, 5:24 pm

Uploaded The Hobby Rider by Jerome K. Jerome

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cbc28_rider_wj_128kb.mp3 16:59

From:
Sketches in Lavender, Blue and Green,
by Jerome K. Jerome 1920
http://www.gutenberg.org/files/2234/2234-h/2234-h.htm

Jerome k Jerome
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerome_K._Jerome
1859 - 1927
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Post by msfry » July 12th, 2020, 7:48 pm

ashten999 wrote:
July 12th, 2020, 1:48 pm
Hi! Here is my recording.... I believe baseball is a hobby... right?? :D

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cbc28_caseyatthebat_ae_128kb.mp3

Recording time: 3:19

Title: Casey at the Bat
Author: Earnest Lawrence Thayer (August 14, 1863 – August 21, 1940)
No Translator
Link to text: https://www.gutenberg.org/files/18909/18909-h/18909-h.htm#Casey_at_the_Bat

Thank you!

ashten999
Hobby. Sport. Pastime. Obsession. Indeed they all fit. I look forward to listening. :D
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Post by msfry » July 12th, 2020, 8:45 pm

Casey At The Bat is PL OK. Thanks for this rendition!

The Hobby Rider is fine, and an interesting story, except that the volume is 93.8. Please de amplify by -3 or -4 db. and re-upload. Thanks.
Michele Fry, CC
"There is no frigate like a book to take us lands away, Nor any coursers like a page of prancing poetry." ~ Emily Dickinson
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williamjones
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Post by williamjones » July 12th, 2020, 8:53 pm

msfry wrote:
July 12th, 2020, 8:45 pm


The Hobby Rider is fine, and an interesting story, except that the volume is 93.8. Please de amplify by -3 or -4 db. and re-upload. Thanks.
re-uploaded Hobby Rider with lower volume.
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/cbc28_rider_wj_128kb.mp3 16.59
Bill says:
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You can stuff a fool with knowledge
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Post by msfry » July 13th, 2020, 6:26 am

Thanks, Bill. Hobby Rider is PL OK.
Michele Fry, CC
"There is no frigate like a book to take us lands away, Nor any coursers like a page of prancing poetry." ~ Emily Dickinson
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Coffee Break Collection #28 - HOBBIES

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