Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

Short Stories

The Outrage—A True Story

Friday, April 18th, 2014

The Outrage—A True Story

by Aleksandr Kuprin (1914) It was five o’clock on a July afternoon. The heat was terrible. The whole of the huge stone-built town breathed out heat like a glowing furnace. The glare of the white-walled house was...

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In Honor Bound

Friday, April 11th, 2014

In Honor Bound

by Caroline Chesebro (ca. 1896) The little hamlet called Juniper, lying at the foot of the Granite Hills, had contributed men out of all proportion to the State and country—twenty ministers to the pulpit, a judge to...

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The Music on the Hill

Friday, April 4th, 2014

The Music on the Hill

by Saki Sylvia Seltoun ate her breakfast in the morning-room at Yessney with a pleasant sense of ultimate victory, such as a fervent Ironside might have permitted himself on the morrow of Worcester fight. She was scarcely...

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Long Odds

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Long Odds

by H. Rider Haggard The story which is narrated in the following pages came to me from the lips of my old friend Allan Quatermain, or Hunter Quatermain, as we used to call him in South Africa....

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The Last Lesson

Friday, March 21st, 2014

The Last Lesson

by Alphonse Daudet I started for school very late that morning and was in great dread of a scolding, especially because M. Hamel had said that he would question us on participles, and I did not know...

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The Screaming Skull

Friday, March 14th, 2014

The Screaming Skull

by F. Marion Crawford I have often heard it scream. No, I am not nervous, I am not imaginative, and I never believed in ghosts, unless that thing is one. Whatever it is, it hates me almost...

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The Cloak

Friday, March 7th, 2014

The Cloak

by Nikolay V. Gogol  In the department of —, but it is better not to mention the department. The touchiest things in the world are departments, regiments, courts of justice, in a word, all branches of public...

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An Islander

Friday, February 28th, 2014

An Islander

by Margaret Crosby   At four o’clock on a September afternoon Vestal Street, Nantucket, is curiously quiet. The square white houses stand on either side of the sandy road. The lowering sun light is beginning to cast...

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A Wicked Woman

Friday, February 21st, 2014

A Wicked Woman

by Jack London It was because she had broken with Billy that Loretta had come visiting to Santa Clara. Billy could not understand. His sister had reported that he had walked the floor and cried all night....

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The Rocking Horse Winner

Friday, February 14th, 2014

The Rocking Horse Winner

by D. H. Lawrence There was a woman who was beautiful, who started with all the advantages, yet she had no luck. She married for love, and the love turned to dust. She had bonny children, yet...

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