[Complete] Pee-Wee Harris FOB Bridgeboro by Percy Keese Fitzhugh - lt

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Post by Lynnet » July 17th, 2020, 9:01 am

Pee-wee Harris F. O. B. Bridgeboro by Percy Keese Fitzhugh (1876 - 1950).

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Pee-Wee is back for another scouting adventure, disaster only averted by the judicious application of snacks! ( )
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    6. Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): (Percy Keese Fitzhugh) : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Keese_Fitzhugh
    7. Link to title on Wikipedia (if available): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pee-Wee_Harris
    8. Number of sections (files) this project will have: 34
    9. Does the project have an introduction or preface [y/n]: No
    10. Original publication date (if known): 1923
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    Genres for the project: Children's Fiction/Action & Adventure

    Keywords that describe the book: Camp, scouts

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Post by julianpratley » July 17th, 2020, 3:22 pm

I’d like chapters 2 and 4 please
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Post by Lynnet » July 17th, 2020, 3:42 pm

julianpratley wrote:
July 17th, 2020, 3:22 pm
I’d like chapters 2 and 4 please
Great!
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Post by gerberock » July 18th, 2020, 6:30 pm

May I claim chapters 1 and 3?

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Post by Lynnet » July 18th, 2020, 6:47 pm

gerberock wrote:
July 18th, 2020, 6:30 pm
May I claim chapters 1 and 3?

Jason
Sure!
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Post by lomond » July 20th, 2020, 11:32 am

Greetings -

Can't seem to get enough of Pee Wee.

DPL?

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Post by Lynnet » July 20th, 2020, 11:39 am

lomond wrote:
July 20th, 2020, 11:32 am
Greetings -

Can't seem to get enough of Pee Wee.

DPL?

Lomond
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Post by julianpratley » July 20th, 2020, 9:02 pm

I just had so much fun recording chapter 4 (it's a good one :)) that I think I'd better take some more! How about 6 and 8? I assume you’d like me to read the handwritten letter in chapter 6?
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Post by Lynnet » July 21st, 2020, 8:18 am

julianpratley wrote:
July 20th, 2020, 9:02 pm
I just had so much fun recording chapter 4 (it's a good one :)) that I think I'd better take some more! How about 6 and 8? I assume you’d like me to read the handwritten letter in chapter 6?
Pee-Wee is adorably addictive! And yes, please to the note.
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Post by julianpratley » July 22nd, 2020, 6:32 pm

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Post by Lynnet » July 22nd, 2020, 7:17 pm

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Post by gerberock » July 24th, 2020, 8:55 am

May I claim Chapters 5 and 7?

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Post by Lynnet » July 24th, 2020, 8:56 am

gerberock wrote:
July 24th, 2020, 8:55 am
May I claim Chapters 5 and 7?
Certainly
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Post by gerberock » July 24th, 2020, 10:39 am


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Post by Lynnet » July 24th, 2020, 11:55 am

gerberock wrote:
July 24th, 2020, 10:39 am
More fun, and he hasn't even left the house yet... Chapters 1 and 3:

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/peeweebridgeboro_01_fitzhugh_128kb.mp3 6:18
https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/peeweebridgeboro_03_fitzhugh_128kb.mp3 5:49

Jason
Thank you
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