The Edward T. LeBlanc Memorial Dime Novel Bibliography

Item - The Dime Ludicrous Speaker

Online Full Text: Northern Illinois University
Series: Beadle's Dime Speakers — no. 14
Alternate Title: The Dime Ludicrous Speaker: A Rare Collection of the Newest and Best Things of our Drollest Speakers and Writers
Subjects / Tags: American wit and humor
Humorous recitations
Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Wit and humor
Contents: Courting (Work, pages 9-12)
Higher (Work, pages 12-13)
Oration on the Closing Year (Work, pages 14-16)
The Maniac's Defense (Work, pages 16-18)
Where the Hen Scratches (Work, pages 18-20)
The Ass and the Violinist. A Fable (Work, pages 20-21)
Mr. Spicer's Views of Married Life (Work, pages 22-23)
Bachelors and Flirts (Work, pages 23-24)
Job's Turkey (Work, pages 24-25)
A Hardshell Sermon (Work, pages 26-28)
My First Knife (Work, pages 28-30)
Der Loddery Dicket (Work, pages 30-32)
A Canni-Ballad (Work, pages 32-34)
Woman's Rights (Work, pages 34-35)
That's What's The Matter (Work, pages 35-36)
Mrs. Jones's Pirate (Work, pages 37-40)
De Goose (Work, pages 41-43)
Touch of the Sublime (Work, page 43)
The Blooded Van Snoozle (Work, pages 44-45)
A Blast Against Tobacco (Work, pages 45-46)
Tobacco, Boys! (Work, pages 46-48)
Big Geniuses (Work, pages 48-49)
My First Cigar (Work, pages 49-50)
Terrible T-Tale (Work, pages 51-52)
Mose Skinner's Silver Wedding (Work, pages 52-53)
Prohebishon and Whiskey (Work, pages 53-54)
Unlucky (Work, pages 54-56)
Queer People (Work, pages 56-57)
Biting One's Nose Off (Work, pages 57-58)
Golden Rules (Work, page 58)
The Singular Man (Work, page 59)
A Fourth of July Oration (Work, pages 60-62)
Cheer Up (Work, pages 62-63)
Self-Esteem (Work, page 63)
Buckwheat Cakes (Work, page 64)
Mark Twain's Good Little Boy (Work, pages 65-69)
A Word With You (Work, page 69)
A Chemical Lament (Work, pages 70-72)
The Candy-Pulling (Work, pages 72-73)
Contentment (Work, pages 73-75)
Josh Billings on Courting (Work, pages 75-77)
Josh Billings on Laughing (Work, page 77)
The Tanner Boy (Work, pages 78-79)
Lecter on Wimmen's Rites (Work, pages 80-82)
The Healer (Work, pages 82-84)
The Criminal Lawyer (Work, pages 84-86)
The Ballad of Matilda Jane (Work, pages 86-88)
Water (Work, pages 88-90)
The Ballad of a Baker (Work, pages 90-91)
Good for Something (Work, pages 92-93)
A Moving Sermon (Work, pages 93-94)
Date: January 14, 1873
Publisher: Beadle and Adams (1872-1898) (New York (N.Y.): No. 98 William Street) -- United States
OCLC Number: 03831280
Edition Description: Also includes: publisher's advertisements.
Length: 94 pages
Notes: "No. 14 was advertised in Dime Novel No. 273, which appeared on the market January 14, 1873, but it was probably issued in 1872."--Johannsen, A. House of Beadle and Adams and its dime and nickel novels

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