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Nellie Bly Breaks In

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Old Jim Horse

Episode 1 • The Old Jim Horse • The firemen all knew that the old Jim horse was going blind. But what of that? There wasn’t a horse in the ... continued > The post The Old Jim Horse appeared first on .

Duration: 00:13:07