Out Of Nazareth by O Henry (short story) 1

Out Of Nazareth by O Henry Okochee, in Georgia, had a boom, and J. Pinkney Bloom came out of it with a “wad.” Okochee came out of it with a half-million-dollar debt, a two and a half per cent. city property tax, and a city council that showed a propensity for traveling the back streets ...

Confessions Of A Humorist by O Henry (short story) 1

Confessions Of A Humorist by O Henry There was a painless stage of incubation that lasted twenty-five years, and then it broke out on me, and people said I was It. But they called it humor instead of measles. The employees in the storebought a silver inkstand for the senior partner on his fiftieth birthday. ...