Stories in numerical order


Below is a list of selections in the order in which they appeared on Story of the Week.
1.The Cut-Glass BowlF. Scott Fitzgerald
2.Luella MillerMary Wilkins Freeman
3.The BouquetCharles W. Chesnutt
4.A Wind-Storm in the ForestsJohn Muir
5.Mrs. Spring FragranceEdith Maude Eaton
6.The Sentimentality of William TavenerWilla Cather
7.Tolstoi Holds Lincoln World’s Greatest HeroLeo Tolstoy
8.Some Strange Experience:
The Reminiscences of a Ghost-Seer
Lafcadio Hearn
9.WarJack London
10.A Respectable WomanKate Chopin
11.Queen Victoria’s JubileeMark Twain
12.KerfolEdith Wharton
13.A Memorable MurderCelia Thaxter
14.Baiting the UmpireGeorge Jean Nathan
15.In FranceP. T. Barnum
16.An Interview with Mark TwainRudyard Kipling
17.The Lady on the BookcaseJames Thurber
18.The Wives of the DeadNathaniel Hawthorne
19.Stage StruckChanning Pollock
20.When Man Falls, a Crowd GathersStephen Crane
21.Business DealNathanael West
22.World War IIEdward Field
23.CharlesShirley Jackson
24.The Charmed LifeKatherine Anne Porter
25.The Moonlit RoadAmbrose Bierce
26.A Virginia BarbecueJohn M. Duncan
27.Going to ShrewsburySarah Orne Jewett
28.A Certain Oil RefineryTheodore Dreiser
29.“Spiritus Valet”Thornton Wilder
30.The Devil and Tom WalkerWashington Irving
31.Finishing School for PicketsHoward Zinn
32.Hop-FrogEdgar Allan Poe
33.On Some Mental Effects of the EarthquakeWilliam James
34.The Flying FoolWaverly Root
35.The Brooch
(limited time only—no longer available)
Isaac Bashevis Singer
36.The Nature of LibertyH. L. Mencken
37.KindlingRaymond Carver
38.Désirée’s BabyKate Chopin
39.You Could Look It UpJames Thurber
40.The TrainFlannery O'Connor
41.Baxter’s ProcrustesCharles W. Chesnutt
42.The Little RoomMadeline Yale Wynne
43.In Goldman, Sachs We TrustJohn Kenneth Galbraith
44.Artemus Ward on His Visit to Abe LincolnArtemus Ward
45.A JourneyEdith Wharton
46.Account of the Battle of MonmouthGeorge Washington
47.Hunting the Deceitful TurkeyMark Twain
48.Success in EntertainingWard McAllister
49.I’ll Be WaitingRaymond Chandler
50.All Parrots SpeakPaul Bowles
51.The Christmas Fireside (for Good Little Boys and Girls)Mark Twain
52.Horsefeathers Swathed in MinkA. J. Liebling
53.Aunt Cynthy DallettSarah Orne Jewett
54.Celebration in CharlestonWilliam Howard Russell
55.What It Means to be Colored in the
Capital of the United States
Mary Church Terrell
56.XinguEdith Wharton
57.Cobb Fights It Over AgainIrvin S. Cobb
58.Was It in His Hand?Elizabeth Bishop
59.Mon AmieRandolph Bourne
60.Remarkable Case of Arrest for MurderAbraham Lincoln
61.To Build a FireJack London
62.Destruction of the Tea in BostonJohn Adams
63.Up the Stairs with Cus D’AmatoPete Hamill
64.The RefugeeJane Rice
65.The Gray ChampionNathaniel Hawthorne
66.Pitchers and CatchersMoe Berg
67.A Wagner MatinéeWilla Cather
68.A Dog's TaleMark Twain
69.The Morning WalkKate Chopin
70.The Domain of ArnheimEdgar Allan Poe
71.The Night We All Had GrippeShirley Jackson
72.The Hossack MurderSusan Glaspell
73.Sunday MorningWallace Stevens
74.“This One Is Captain Waskow”Ernie Pyle
75.An Experiment in MiseryStephen Crane
76.Abraham LincolnHarriet Beecher Stowe
77.A Box to Hide InJames Thurber
78.Dr. Heidegger’s ExperimentNathaniel Hawthorne
79.Immigrant PicnicGregory Djanikian
80.The Eyes of the PantherAmbrose Bierce
81.The Union Army RetreatsWilliam Howard Russell
82.The Striding PlaceGertrude Atherton
83.Twelve Strangers in the NightElizabeth M. Bisgood
84.Paul BunyanJohn Dos Passos
85.When I Knew Stephen CraneWilla Cather
86.The Ransom of Red ChiefO. Henry
87.Bill of Fare on the PlainsAnnie D. Tallent
88.The ApostateJack London
89.The DuelO. Henry
90.Porcelain and PinkF. Scott Fitzgerald
91.Why Don't You Dance?
(limited time only—no longer available)
Raymond Carver
92.The ScavengersMary Austin
93.TomorrowEugene O'Neill
94.Shiftless Little LoafersSusan Orlean
95.The Day I Sprouted WingsJ. Herman Banning
96.MidnightJack Snow
97.PasteHenry James
98.A Horseman in the SkyAmbrose Bierce
99.Celebrations of Thanksgiving: Cuban SeasoningsAna Menéndez
100.Jim Baker’s Blue-Jay YarnMark Twain
101.The Shadowy ThirdEllen Glasgow
102.W. L. S.Theodore Dreiser
103.A Winter WalkHenry David Thoreau
104.The Christmas DinnerWashington Irving
105.An English New YearHenry James
106.The Ambitious GuestNathaniel Hawthorne
107.A Negro Tourist in DixieBettye Rice Hughes
108.Tom's HusbandSarah Orne Jewett
109.The EyesEdith Wharton
110.Attack on Fort DonelsonLew Wallace
111.Autobiography Written for CampaignAbraham Lincoln
112.A Presidential CandidateMark Twain
113.Chefoo, ChinaThornton Wilder
114.Golden BabyAlice Brown
115.Where Do You Get that Noise?Ring Lardner
116.A ProblemHenry James
117.Arson PlusDashiell Hammett
118.Story in Harlem SlangZora Neale Hurston
119.After the WinterKate Chopin
120.The DollCharles W. Chesnutt
121.The FogBerton Roueché
122.The Cask of AmontilladoEdgar Allan Poe
123.Audience Tomorrow: Preview in New GuineaElia Kazan
124.“There is no end to the amusements of Paris”George Catlin
125.The SwimmerJohn Cheever
126.“Damn the Torpedoes!”Helen Lawrenson
127.The Bride Comes to Yellow SkyStephen Crane
128.“Come into the Roof Garden, Maud”Djuna Barnes
129.The Legend of the Two Discreet StatuesWashington Irving
130.“Our Beleaguered City”Judith W. McGuire
131.“It is impossible we should think of Submission”Benjamin Franklin
132.The Legend of Monte del DiabloBret Harte
133.The Question of a FeatherRobert Frost
134.Try and Change the PastFritz Leiber
135.The Art of Seeing ThingsJohn Burroughs
136.The Garden LodgeWilla Cather
137.Feathertop: A Moralized LegendNathaniel Hawthorne
138.Nowhere to RunJohn Schulian
139.The Untold LieSherwood Anderson
140.Views of WashingtonJohn Dos Passos
141.The FiddlerHerman Melville
142.A Woman’s Recollections of AntietamMary Bedinger Mitchell
143.The Shell of SenseOlivia Howard Dunbar
144.An HourLouisa May Alcott
145.Hetch Hetchy ValleyJohn Muir
146.The Man Who Came to Dinner with
George Kaufman Directing
Morton Eustis
147.Free Fall  (from The Man Who Rode the Thunder)William H. Rankin
148.In the ZoneEugene O'Neill
149.Running for GovernorMark Twain
150.An Autumn HolidaySarah Orne Jewett
151.Three PoemsPaul Laurence Dunbar
152.The Moonstone MassHarriet Prescott Spofford
153.Knight to MoveFritz Leiber
154.The Colored CooperClifton Johnson
155.The Country DoctorTheodore Dreiser
156.The Lily-White BoysWilliam Maxwell
157.The Jelly-FishDavid H. Keller
158.The EggSherwood Anderson
159.A DreamAnonymous
160.The Original and OnlyRobert Frost
161.AthénaïseKate Chopin
162.Reminiscences of Abraham LincolnFrederick Douglass
163.Washington Resigns His CommissionGeorge Washington & Thomas Mifflin
164.The Wife of His YouthCharles W. Chesnutt
165.Hunting Human GameFrank Norris
166.The Ballad of the Brown Girl
(limited time only—no longer available)
Countee Cullen
167.Certain Things LastSherwood Anderson
168.“Old Ironsides” Captures HMS GuerrièreMoses Smith
169.Slippery FingersDashiell Hammett
170.The LoverHarriet Ann Jacobs
171.The Tree of KnowledgeHenry James
172.Natural History, the Forgotten ScienceAldo Leopold
173.Jim Crow’s PlaymatesRed Smith
174.Bernice Bobs Her HairF. Scott Fitzgerald
175.Eyewitness: The Police Terror at BirminghamLen Holt
176.PeterWilla Cather
177.War StoriesHarvey Shapiro
178.The Yellow Wall PaperCharlotte Perkins Gilman
179.Flying—A Dream Come True!Ida M. Tarbell
180.Crooked SoulsDashiell Hammett
181.My Favorite MurderAmbrose Bierce
182.Battle of GettysburgArthur James Lyon Fremantle
183.The Sentiments of a Lady in New-JerseyAnonymous
184.HaircutRing Lardner
185.Petrified ManEudora Welty
186.Letters to EstellaAldo Leopold
187.Storm and ShipwreckJames Fenimore Cooper
188.The Lovely Troubled Daughters of Our Old CrowdJohn Updike
189.The Music of Erich ZannH. P. Lovecraft
190.The Young ImmigruntsRing Lardner
191.South of the SlotJack London
192.Portrait of an Immortal SoulH. L. Mencken
193.“The Nameless Dead”Kate Cumming
194.The Strongest Lady in the WorldRed Smith
195.The Life and Death of VaudevilleFred Allen
196.Slavery’s Pleasant HomesLydia Maria Francis Child
197.The Long Voyage HomeEugene O’Neill
198.Wild Frank’s ReturnWalt Whitman
199.Unseen—UnfearedFrancis Stevens
200.Aufenthalt in RosenheimVincent Sheean
201.Notes on War ExperiencesEddie Rickenbacker
202.The Stout GentlemanWashington Irving
203.John Inglefield’s ThanksgivingNathaniel Hawthorne
204.No Greater Joy Than to See These Children
Walking in the Anti-Slavery Path
Lucretia Mott
205.A Gold SlipperWilla Cather
206.The Dead ValleyRalph Adams Cram
207.A Christmas StoryKatherine Anne Porter
208.The Secret Life of Walter MittyJames Thurber
209.A Winter CourtshipSarah Orne Jewett
210.Last Summer in MississippiAlice Lake
211.The First Seven YearsBernard Malamud
212.The Story of an Hour Kate Chopin
213.Making It!Seymour Krim
214.Meeting “Father Abraham”Lois Bryan Adams
215.Madison WashingtonWilliam Wells Brown
216.CarmenRing Lardner
217.Autres Temps . . . Edith Wharton
218.The Birds of KillingworthHenry Wadsworth Longfellow
219.The Capture of USS EssexDavid G. Farragut
220.An Itinerant HouseEmma Frances Dawson
221.ShakespeareWilliam Dean Howells
222.Idiots FirstBernard Malamud
223.About TreesJ. Sterling Morton
224.The Fire and The CloudZora Neale Hurston
225.The Drunken SistersThornton Wilder
226.The Armies of the WildernessHerman Melville
227.One Wicked Impulse!Walt Whitman
228.The Price of the HarnessStephen Crane
229.TransatlanticGilbert Seldes
230.Who?Algis Budrys
231.General MacbethMary McCarthy
232.The Legend of Tchi-NiuLafcadio Hearn
233.An Occurrence at Owl Creek BridgeAmbrose Bierce
234.Tyrants of the ShopFanny Fern
235.How I Went Out to ServiceLouisa May Alcott
236.Our Visit to RichmondJames R. Gilmore
237.The Middle YearsHenry James
238.No Room in the CemeteryAnonymous
239.Japanese HamletToshio Mori
240.“Dear sister, I must leave this house”Dolley Madison
241.Storming the CapitalGeorge R. Gleig
242.A Whistle-Stop School with Big-Time TalentJerry Izenberg
243.Defence of Fort M‘HenryFrancis Scott Key,
with Roger B. Taney
244.The Ice PalaceF. Scott Fitzgerald
245.On Richard AvedonTruman Capote
246.Anna’s WhimLouisa May Alcott
247.MotherSherwood Anderson
248.Playing CourierMark Twain
249.The Curse of Everard MaundySeabury Quinn
250.The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor FetherEdgar Allan Poe
251.Friday Night TykesBryan Curtis
252.You Can’t Tell a Man by the Song He SingsPhilip Roth
253.Eating AmericanSheila Hibben
254.The MournersBernard Malamud
255.Passages in the Life of a Slave WomanAnnie Parker
256.Union LootersMary S. Mallard
257.Christmas EveWashington Irving
258.“Like a Sea of Blood”Anonymous (A Kentucky Soldier)
259.The White SilenceJack London
260.The EvictedFred Travis
261.The Ghost of the GridironW. C. Heinz
262.In Dark New England DaysSarah Orne Jewett
263.“The Giant Sufferer”Gideon Welles
264.A Matter of PrincipleCharles W. Chesnutt
265.Taste in MusicVirgil Thomson
266.Selma, Alabama: The Charms of GoodnessElizabeth Hardwick
267.The Lightning-Rod ManHerman Melville
268.Franklin D. Roosevelt Inaugurated TomorrowMoss Hart
269.His New MittensStephen Crane
270.The Fall of RichmondSallie Brock
271.The Fulness of LifeEdith Wharton
272.Lincoln’s AssassinationElizabeth Keckly
273.Mare Island and BackArthur Miller
274.Death of a Race HorseW. C. Heinz
275.The Morning of the DébûtAnna Cora Mowatt
276.Lavender with a DifferenceJames Thurber
277.Experience of a Chinese JournalistWong Chin Foo
278.Death of Carrier DescribedPeggy Hull Deuell
279.The Man of AdamantNathaniel Hawthorne
280.Letter to His Old MasterFrederick Douglass
281.A Psychological ShipwreckAmbrose Bierce
282.I Go AdventuringHelen Keller
283.Letter from the Dust BowlCaroline Henderson
284.The Special TypeHenry James
285.Terry HelburnFrances Parkinson Keyes
286.AdventureSherwood Anderson
287.Thurgood Marshall and the 14th AmendmentJames Poling
288.A True PatriarchTheodore Dreiser
289.A White HeronSarah Orne Jewett
290.The LandMary Austin
291.Pinda:—A True TaleMaria Weston Chapman
292.Head and ShouldersF. Scott Fitzgerald
293.The Actual ThingWilliam Maxwell
294.The Best Years of His LifeJohn Ed Bradley
295.Curfew Must Not Ring To-NightRose Hartwick Thorpe
296.The Greatest Man in the WorldJames Thurber
297.Genius LociClark Ashton Smith
298.How to Cure a ColdMark Twain
299.Kate’s ChoiceLouisa May Alcott
300.The Eating-HousesGeorge G. Foster
301.Never Bet the Devil Your HeadEdgar Allan Poe
302.Ordeal in LevittownDavid B. Bittan
303.Writing a War StoryEdith Wharton
304.Nature Near HomeJohn Burroughs
305.A Pair of Silk StockingsKate Chopin
306.“The Urgent Necessity”George Washington & John Adams
307.Henry James at WorkTheodora Bosanquet
308.The Golden HoneymoonRing Lardner
309.ImpostorsJames D. McCabe
310.Told in the Drooling WardJack London
311.The Death of the Hired ManRobert Frost
312.The Adventure of the German StudentWashington Irving
313.“Remember the Ladies”Abigail Adams & John Adams
314.A Curtain of GreenEudora Welty
315.The Hiartville Shakespeare ClubBelle Marshall Locke
316.Trees in Streets and in ParksFrederick Law Olmsted
317.The FightStephen Crane