Completed chapters are marked in this color.

Assigned chapters are marked in this color.

27 of 51 (53%) sections assigned

29 of 51 (57%) sections completed

This project has a dedicated proof-listener who will listen to all sections: DrPGould

SectionTitleReaderNotesListen UrlStatus
1 1. Nansen   A visit to the Polar Explorer to learn his views on the US. Absent minded professor comes to mind. Open
2 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
3 Nansen   Open
4 Publisher  ChuckW 4 lines - claimed Jun 21 Listen PL OK
5 Ticket Agent  Foon 3 lines Listen PL OK
6 2. Mr Hall Caine   Artist specializing in live models portraying (experiencing) human suffering. Dark and gloomy. Open
7 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
8 Mr. Hall Caine  ChuckW Listen PL OK
9 Hackman   2 lines - ""Yes," said he; "and, for Humanity's sake, pay your fare and let me go. I am the father of seven orphans, and the husband of their widowed mother. If I stay here ten minutes I'll die, and my wife will marry again, Heaven help her!"" Open
10 4. Alfred Austin   Crazy poet. Reading includes drafts of 'poetry'. Open
11 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
12 Mr. Alfred Austin   Open
13 6. Zola   Pretends to be a woman in disguise. Open
14 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
15 Zola  Foon sporadic French Listen PL OK
16 Hussar   7 lines - Searching for Zola Open
17 7. Sir Henry Irving   London actor, greats us with wonderful cordiality. Open
18 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
19 Henry Irving   Open
20 Property man  Foon 5 lines Listen PL OK
21 8. Ian McLaren   Scottish. After trying in vain to avoid our interviewer McLaren gives in and speaks with her while she awaits the next train back to London. But is McLaren really who he says he is? Open
22 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
23 Ian McLaren   Open
24 Young woman  leanneyauyau Listen PL OK
25 9. Rudyard Kipling   Tells of the agonies of fame. Open
26 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
27 Rudyard Kipling   Open
28 10. The De Reszkes   Famous singers back home on their farm. It’s a very funny sketch. Open
29 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
30 Édouard De Reszkes   Described as having a bass voice. (No singing) Also 2 lines in chapter 11. Open
31 Jean De Reszkes   Described as having a tenor voice. (No singing) Also 2 lines in chapter 11. Open
32 Innkeeper  Foon Polish (broken english: 'Dey go avay') - 8 lines Listen PL OK
33 11. Henryk Sienkiewicz   For final file Open
34 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
35 Henryk Sienkiewicz   Open
36 Salesman   9 lines Open
37 Édouard De Reszkes   Main lines in chapter 10 Open
38 Jean De Reszkes   Main lines in chapter 10 Open
39 Maid  leanneyauyau Listen PL OK
40 Completed sections for catalog   Completed sections for catalog PL OK
41 3. Emperor William  Spoken4 MrsHand Foon 9:55 Listen PL OK
42 5. Andrew Lang  MrsHand Foon 11:35 Listen PL OK
43 12. General Weyler  MrsHand DrPGould 15:49 Listen PL OK
44 Parts for completed sections. To be deleted.   Parts for completed sections. To be deleted. PL OK
45 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
46 General Weyler  DrPGould Claimed Jun 24 Listen PL OK
47 Miss Phipps-Phipps  Foon Listen PL OK
48 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK
49 Grand High Chamberlain  Foon 2 lines Listen PL OK
50 Emperor William  Spoken4 Claimed Jun 23 Listen PL OK
51 Anne Warrington Witherup  MrsHand Listen PL OK