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Stories from the Royal Humane Society

5/4/2018
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Episode 21• Stories from the Archives of the Royal Humane Society • IT IS not so surprising that there is heroism in the world, as that there is so much of ... continued > The post Stories from the Royal Humane Society appeared first on .

Duration:00:24:20

Kit Carson’s Duel

4/20/2018
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Episode 20• Kit Carson’s Duel • “Gervais,” he said, “go to yonder bully, and say to him that unless his threats and boasts cease, I shall be forced to kill him.” ... continued > The post Kit Carson’s Duel appeared first on .

Duration:00:22:09

The Real King Solomon’s Mines

4/10/2018
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Episode 19• The Real King Solomon’s Mines • On the hill above, amidst the granite boulders, frowns the fortress, and all around stretch the foundation blocks of a dead city. ... continued > The post The Real King Solomon’s Mines appeared first on .

Duration:00:21:56

The Caliph and His Court

3/23/2018
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Episode 18• The Caliph and His Court • Now and again in the regular round of delinquencies there comes the unmasking of a tragedy. SHOW NOTES ____________ The Caliph and ... continued > The post The Caliph and His Court appeared first on .

Duration:00:22:13

The Tammany Commandment

3/9/2018
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Episode 17 • The Tammany Commandment • A crook has got to look out for himself, and I didn’t trust any gang to take care of me. SHOW NOTES ____________ ... continued > The post The Tammany Commandment appeared first on .

Duration:00:30:04

Kebeth the Aleut

2/23/2018
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Episode 16 • Kebeth the Aleut • Alaskan Indians paddling in their baidarkas or clustered at camp fires in their cedar forests are telling with awe the strange tale of Kebeth, ... continued > The post Kebeth the Aleut appeared first on .

Duration:00:35:06

The Heart Wife

2/9/2018
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Episode 15 • The Heart Wife • The reason for all the knavery was to avoid the payment of three hundred dollars to a destitute and distracted woman—that, and that alone! ... continued > The post The Heart Wife appeared first on .

Duration:00:29:14

Behind Asylum Bars

1/31/2018
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Episode 14 • Behind Asylum Bars • I felt sure now that no doctor could tell whether people were insane or not, so long as the case was not violent. ... continued > The post Behind Asylum Bars appeared first on .

Duration:00:36:03

Nellie Bly Breaks In

1/12/2018
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Episode 13 • Nellie Bly Breaks In • Could I pass a week in the insane ward at Blackwell’s Island? I said I could and I would. And I did. SHOW ... continued > The post Nellie Bly Breaks In appeared first on .

Duration:00:33:31

When I Went Home

12/29/2017
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Episode 12 • When I Went Home • I went back to the old home, to Denmark and to my mother; because I just couldn’t stay away any longer. SHOW NOTES ... continued > The post When I Went Home appeared first on .

Duration:00:29:57

The Little Dollar’s Christmas Journey

12/22/2017
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Episode 11 • The Little Dollar’s Christmas Journey • The coupon looked for all the world like a dollar bill, except that it was so small that a baby’s hand could ... continued > The post The Little Dollar’s Christmas Journey appeared first on .

Duration:00:19:52

The Making of an American

12/15/2017
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Episode 10 • The Making of an American • We had been looking the police over by night, Roosevelt and I. We had inspected the lodging-rooms while I went over the ... continued > The post The Making of an American appeared first on .

Duration:00:35:14

Twas Liza’s Doings

12/1/2017
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Episode 9 • Twas Liza’s Doings • In those days somebody was always fighting somebody else for some fancied injury or act of bad faith in the gathering of the ... continued > The post Twas Liza’s Doings appeared first on .

Duration:00:38:50

Paolo’s Awakening

11/17/2017
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Paolo’s Awakening • While the dread and uncertainty grew, a messenger ran up, out of breath. There had been a collision. The last train had run into the one preceding it, ... continued > The post Paolo’s Awakening appeared first on .

Duration:00:22:36

Death Comes to Cat Alley

11/17/2017
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Episode 8 • Death Comes to Cat Alley • Cat Alley is a back-yard illustration of the theory of evolution. The fittest survive, and the Welsh babies were not among ... continued > The post Death Comes to Cat Alley appeared first on .

Duration:00:21:49

The Burning of Louvain

10/20/2017
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Episode 6 • The Burning of Louvain • The Germans had sentenced Louvain to become a wilderness, and with the German system and love of thoroughness they left Louvain an ... continued > The post The Burning of Louvain appeared first on .

Duration:00:31:03

To Be Treated as a Spy

10/6/2017
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Episode 5 • To Be Treated as a Spy • With four automatics rubbing against my ribs, I would not have lowered my arms for all the papers in the ... continued > The post To Be Treated as a Spy appeared first on .

Duration:00:39:06

War Correspondents

9/22/2017
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Episode 4 • War Correspondents • The war correspondents who were sent to this war knew it was to sound their death-knell. SHOW NOTES ____________ War Correspondents By Richard Harding ... continued > The post War Correspondents appeared first on .

Duration:00:26:46

Getting Captain Cameron

9/9/2017
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Episode 3 • Getting Captain Cameron • Ever since the opening of hostilities, the authorities at Washington had sought to effect his capture; but a year of the war had ... continued > The post Getting Captain Cameron appeared first on .

Duration:00:21:15

Capturing a Confederate Mail

9/9/2017
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Episode 2 • Capturing a Confederate Mail • This is the true story of one of the daring expeditions that fell to the lot of the Federal Secret Service Bureau ... continued > The post Capturing a Confederate Mail appeared first on .

Duration:00:29:19