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This month: From 1909, enjoy a humorous monolog by Cal Stewart as he presents Uncle Josh's Letter From Home.
|Company||Edison's National Phonograph Company|
|Title||Uncle Josh's Letter From Home|
|Performed by||Cal Stewart|
|Announcement||"Uncle Josh Weathersby gets a letter from home, by Mr. Cal Stewart. Edison record."|
In 1903, Stewart published his collection of Uncle Josh's Punkin Centre Stories which included many of the texts of his most popular monologs. Click here to view an online version of Uncle Josh's Punkin Centre Stories courtesy of the Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia.
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