Submitted by scott on Fri, 04/10/2020 - 11:41
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February 11, 1885: Sam and Cable gave a reading sponsored by the Union Library Association, at the First Congregational Church, Oberlin, Ohio. Reviews were mixed [Cardwell 58].  Clemens included: “Tragic Tale of the Fishwife,” “A Trying Situation,” “A Ghost Story,” and “Incorporated Company of Mean Men” [MTPO]. (Fears, "Mark Twain Day By Day). 

"First Church in Oberlin" by Jack E. Boucher - Library of Congress, Prints and Photograph Division HABS: OHIO,47-OBER,1-3. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons -