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Omnibus #20

podcast icon Posted Wednesday, February 14, 2007. Total length: 19:09

"Presented to a Brown Haired Lady, Goldie Marieta."

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(Music Courtesy of the Podshow Podsafe Music Network)

On this special Valentine's Day edition, we present a love story that was discovered hidden on the shelves of our library.

Narrator: Chris Kretz


"Paris and Helen" from Sonnets to a Red-Haired Lady (By a Gentleman with a
Blue Beard) and Famous Love Affairs
by Don Marquis
Read by Laura Pope Robbins
Find in a library

"The Tablecloth Millionaire" from When the Turtles Sing by Don Marquis
Read by Kristen Orsini, Michael Aloi, and Lisa Esposito
Find in a library

Galahad: Enough of His Life to Explain His Reputation by John Erskine
Read by Michael Aloi and David Jank
Find in a library 

The High Place: A Comedy of Disenchantment by James Branch Cabell
Read by Su Garrison-Terry and Michael Aloi
Find in a library

The Silver Stallion: A Comedy of Redemption by James Branch Cabell
Read by Michael Aloi and H.E. Broadbent
Find in a library

Penelope's Man: The Homing Instinct by John Erskine
Read by Laura Pope Robbins and Chris Kretz
Find in a library 

The Cream of the Jest: A Comedy of Evasions by James Branch Cabell
Read by Joyce Gotsch
Find in a library

Port Jefferson Record, October 26, 1964
Read by Kristen Orsini

"A Ghost Speaks" from Poems and Portraits by Don Marquis
Read by David Jank
Find in a library 

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James Branch Cabell

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John Erskine

Music: Greensleeves by Lee Harris and the Tijuana Trumpeters , The One by The Woodshedders, Maple Leaf Rag by Johnne Tuzza , Kissing the Breeze by andyguthrie

Sound effects courtesy of The Freesound Project

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Last updated February 2, 2009 by Chris Kretz