If you know me (and who does?), you know where I'd come down on the question
of my favorite copy of Following the Equator...
FOLLOWING THE EQUATOR, A JOURNEY AROUND THE WORLD. Hartford: American
Publishing Co., 1897. BAL 3451.
Average copies of this book are readily available and can be had for under
By the way, it was one year ago this week that we all met in Elmira. Wasn't
that a wonderful time?
The Place Where Nothing Is Allowed
From: Mark Twain Forum [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Alan Eliasen
Sent: Thursday, August 26, 2010 3:20 PM
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Subject: Re: Headless Mark
On 08/26/2010 01:17 PM, Harold Bush wrote:
> Folks; a friend sent me his photo of a headless, vandalized MT--he is a
> librarian, and the statue was found as shown -- is this somehow symbolic
> sad days to come for all Twainiacs? or even all Americans?
> tell me, what is the WORLD coming to?
It's a Jebediah Springfield copycat case.
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