Tattlings of a Retired Politician

Forrest CRISSEY (1864 - 1943)

"The letters (non-partisan) of Hon. William Bradley, Ex-Governor and former veteran of practical politics, written to his friend and protege Ned who is still busy 'carving a career back in the old state.'" ( F. Crissey) This is a novel filled with humorous political anecdotes by the main character, the Honorable William Bradley, told for the benefit of his protege, Ned. It conveys a sense of the ironic and humorous side of politics in Washington and back in their home state.

Genre(s): Culture & Heritage Fiction, Fictional Biographies & Memoirs, Historical Fiction

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 00 Forward DrPGould
00:03:28
Play 01 Still Hunts and Stolen Marches DrPGould
00:13:57
Play 02 Parable of the Widow's Mite DrPGould
00:10:05
Play 03 A Million-Dollar Bribe DrPGould
00:14:31
Play 04 Political Spanks and Spankers DrPGould
00:11:21
Play 05 A Woman in It DrPGould
00:15:11
Play 06 How the Dear People Forget zanship
00:11:37
Play 07 Puppets and Pulls zanship
00:10:49
Play 08 Grafters and Stingers zanship
00:10:22
Play 09 Quitters and Stayers zanship
00:11:45
Play 10 Eleventh Hour Surprises zanship
00:10:03
Play 11 Paying the Fiddler Billium113
00:18:16
Play 12 Landslides and Storm Centers Billium113
00:22:25
Play 13 The Glad-Hand Brigade Billium113
00:17:27
Play 14 Fights and Feuds John
00:16:16
Play 15 Trail of the Serpent John
00:16:09
Play 16 Fruits of Victory John
00:21:35
Play 17 Love at First Sight zanship
00:15:22
Play 18 At the Drop of the Hat zanship
00:12:21
Play 19 The Graft and the Gaff zanship
00:15:20
Play 20 Flirting with the Fixer zanship
00:10:14
Play 21 Kissing by Favor Lynda Marie Neilson
00:20:54
Play 22 The Game and the Candle Lynda Marie Neilson
00:16:11