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“Call for Mr. Kenworthy!” by Robert Benchley

Speaking of the Algonquin Hotel, (check last post), I decided to pursue illustrations by Gluyas Williams—who probably was the illustrator for the title page of Tales of a Wayward Inn. I found  a mother lode of them in books by Robert … Continue reading

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Book Review: Tales of A Wayward Inn (the Algonquin) by Frank Case

Wasn’t I lucky to find this little gem among the books at the usual bookcase  of library sale items?  For $1.00 I had several evenings of wonderful reading—going back to the glory days when a writer was a writer!   The book  was … Continue reading

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