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O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1931

selected and edited by Blanche Colton Williams
Format
Book
Published
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1931.
Language
English
Contents
  • Can't cross Jordan by myself / by Wilbur Daniel Steele
  • One head well done / by John D. Swain
  • The five-minute girl / by Mary Hastings Bradley
  • Haunted ground / by Oliver La Farge
  • Leaf unfolding / by Griffith Beems
  • Good Wednesday / by Katharine Brush
  • Salesmanship / by Mary Ellen Chase
  • The false talisman / by Charles Caldwell Dobie
  • Thrift / by William Faulkner
  • Forrester / by Cyril Hume
  • Professional aid / by Alfred F. Loomis
  • Mrs. Schwellenbach's receptions / by Marie Luhrs
  • Fifteen from Company K / by William March
  • Wings for Janie / by Laverne Rice
  • Useless / by Florence Ryerson and Colin Clements
  • "Cock-a-doodle-done!" / by Edgar Valentine Smith
  • Cider of Normandy / by Booth Tarkington
  • Chimney city / by Crichton Alston Thorne.
Description
xxix, 392 pages ; 19 cm.
Notes
Contains contributions by William Faulkner, Booth Tarkington, and others.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: PS3511 .A86 Z42 .O15 1931: Original brown cloth, with decorated spine. Includes reprint of William Faulkner's "Thrift" (p. 153-72) with permission from the Saturday Evening Post. William Faulkner Collection. From the Library of William Faulkner, with his signature, dated Oxford, Miss 12 October 1931. Purchased, 2014.
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    a| Can't cross Jordan by myself / by Wilbur Daniel Steele -- One head well done / by John D. Swain -- The five-minute girl / by Mary Hastings Bradley -- Haunted ground / by Oliver La Farge -- Leaf unfolding / by Griffith Beems -- Good Wednesday / by Katharine Brush -- Salesmanship / by Mary Ellen Chase -- The false talisman / by Charles Caldwell Dobie -- Thrift / by William Faulkner -- Forrester / by Cyril Hume -- Professional aid / by Alfred F. Loomis -- Mrs. Schwellenbach's receptions / by Marie Luhrs -- Fifteen from Company K / by William March -- Wings for Janie / by Laverne Rice -- Useless / by Florence Ryerson and Colin Clements -- "Cock-a-doodle-done!" / by Edgar Valentine Smith -- Cider of Normandy / by Booth Tarkington -- Chimney city / by Crichton Alston Thorne.
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