Booth Tarkington, “Great Men’s Sons”
Sherwood Anderson, “Hands”
Joe Palmer, “Samuel Doyle Riddle”
Susan B. Anthony II, “Working at the Navy Yard”
Henry James, “Brooksmith”
Rudyard Kipling, “An Interview with Mark Twain”
Washington Irving, “The Spectre Bridegroom”
Jane Leavy, “The Man Baseball Forgot Plays the Hand He’s Dealt”
John Dos Passos, “Talk by the Road”
Mary H. Myers, “Carlotta, the Lady Aeronaut”
Ring Lardner, “Some Like Them Cold”
Ann Petry, “Harlem”
Theodore Roosevelt, “A Very Sad Thing”
Carol Emshwiller, “Pelt”
Kate Chopin, “Ozème’s Holiday”
Dorothy Parker, “The Jest”
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