Mark Twain appears in the following:
Wednesday, March 29, 1950
Recorded for the WNYC American Music Festival, this performance of the opera "The Jumping Frog of Calaveras County," with music by Lukas Foss and libretto by Jean Karsavina, was adapted from a short story by Samuel Langhorne Clemens (Mark Twain).
Narrator: Max Levitt
Sunday, April 14, 1940
This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.
Story is introduced not as history, but as a tale. Keep young and you will enjoy it. The story begins in the present day (1940) Bridgeport, CT with Hank and Laura ...