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May 11, 2018


George Kelley

I read Uncle Abner, Master of Mysteries a couple decades ago. Melville Davisson Post has some historical interest, but I seem to remember slogging through these stories.

BV Lawson

I'd have to agree it's a bit of a slog, George. And getting past the anachronistic attitudes and language is a bit rough. It's interesting from a historical perspective, but I doubt those books would fly today.

Ron Smyth

Thanks for the mention but someone(Doug Greene?) assured me that the Mason name claim was merely an urban legend.

BV Lawson

Ha! Ron, I've just updated the mention a teensie bit to indicate that info. I kinda hope it *is* true. 😉

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