COMPLETE Recollections of Old Liverpool by J.Stonehouse-ck

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Post by neckertb » December 15th, 2013, 1:39 am

Moved to abandoned projects.

ETA: Correction: i will move this to abandoned as soon as I figure out how to move the files.
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Post by Carolin » February 28th, 2017, 3:22 am

time to breathe life into this project again :)
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Post by Carolin » February 28th, 2017, 3:32 am

Chapter II

part 1
please read until
The lot of these, however, was not shared by all, for Durand, as will be seen by his recital, had not done amiss, thanks to his wit, ingenuity, and cleverness.

part 2
please start with
The following is Durand’s narrative:—
“As you know, Monsieur Le Capitaine (he always called my father so), I am a Frenchman, fond of liberty and change, and this detestable prison became so very irksome to me..

Chapter VI

this chapter contains a table. it is easy to read though :)

Scale of Charges per Annum for Burners of various sizes, calculated for lighting to the hours below mentioned:—
Till 8 o’Clock. No 1: 3 pounds. No 2: 2 pounds 14 shillings. No 3: 2 pounds 2 shillings. One Batwing: 2 pounds 14 shillings.
Till 9 o’Clock. No 1: 3 pounds 18 shillings. No 2: 3 pounds 5 shillings. No. 3: 2 pounds 14 shilling. One Batwing: 3 pounds 5 shillings.
Till 10 o’Clock. No 1: 4 pounds 16 shillings. No. 2: 4 pounds. No. 3: 3 pounds 7 shillings. One Batwing: 4 pounds.
Till 11 o’Clock. No 1: 5 pounds 12 shillings. No. 2: 4 pounds 14 shillings. No. 3: 3 pounds 18 shillings. One Batwing: 4 pounds 14 shillings.
Till 12 o’Clock. No. 1: 6 pounds 8 shillings. No. 2: 5 pounds 8 shillings. No. 3: 4 pounds 10 shillings. One Batwing: 5 pounds 8 shillings.
(Note: no is number, and a batwing is some sort of coat. please doublecheck the numbers to make sure i didnt type them out wrong here.
you can read the table differently if you like!)
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Post by Carolin » February 28th, 2017, 4:14 am

alright, this is ready to go again :) it looks like fun!

all readers and a dpl are most welcome!
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Post by BettyB » February 28th, 2017, 7:50 am

I'd like to start off with 17 and 18.

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Post by Carolin » February 28th, 2017, 8:08 am

thank you so much, betty!
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Post by Carolin » February 28th, 2017, 10:31 pm

Lets move out to readers wanted :thumbs:
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Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind. Henry James

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Post by tomthm » March 24th, 2017, 7:16 pm

Section 2.
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Post by Carolin » March 25th, 2017, 2:42 am

Thank you betty!
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Post by Carolin » March 25th, 2017, 2:43 am

tomthm wrote:Section 2.
I am a new reader and will do the one-minute test for feedback before I get started. I'm not new to audio recording, but new to voice recording. If there is anything else you need me to be aware of (I've read the information and FAQ about the process and other tips), please let me know.

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Thanks again!
Hi tommy, welcome to Librivox!

You are welcome to read that section. I have signed you up, your personal catalogue page is here https://librivox.org/reader/11598

Please do post the test recording before getting started, just to make sure your settings are all in order :) let me know if i can help you in any way! :thumbs:
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Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind. Henry James

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Post by linny » April 28th, 2017, 8:53 am

Hi Betty,
I had a little extra time so I PLed your sections.

Section 17 is PL OK.

Section 18 PL note:
8:00 missing text - End of Section 18. End of Recollections of Old Liverpool by a Nonagenarian by James Stonehouse.

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Post by BettyB » April 29th, 2017, 8:23 am

https://librivox.org/uploads/carolin/liverpool_18_stonehouse_128kb.mp3
Uploaded for spot check.
Thanks Linny. I think it got so tired of waiting the ending fell off. :wink:

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Post by Carolin » April 29th, 2017, 10:26 am

Thank you linny for jumping in :9: and thank you betty for being so quick :thumbs:
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Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind. Henry James

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Post by linny » May 1st, 2017, 7:58 am

Betty,
Don't hate me...ending silence is only 1/2 of what it needs to be. :(

But you nailed the ending. :wink:

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