The Mintage

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Elbert Hubbard is best known as the author of the "Little Journeys To The Homes of Famous People". These 11 short stores show the side of him that celebrated caring, friendship love among humans. The first describes how 5 frightened orphan children from a foreign country were cared for on a railroad journey of a thousand miles; all by strangers without any planning and without a word of English being spoken or needed. He observed caring human men and women of all ages doing whatever was necessary to see they reached their destination in whatever comfort could be provided. His famous motto was "The mintage of wisdom is to know that rest is rust and that real life lies in love, laughter and work". Hubbard (Summary by Phil Chenevert) (1 hr 44 min)


01 - Five Babies 7:07 Read by Phil Chenevert
02 - To The West 5:15 Read by Richard Kilmer (1942 - 2022)
03 - Simeon Stylites the Syrian 11:31 Read by Lucretia B.
04 - Battle of Little Big Horn 19:51 Read by asterix
05 - Sam 6:17 Read by Pamela Krantz
06 - Cleopatra and Cæsar 10:26 Read by asterix
07 - A Special Occasion 7:55 Read by asterix
08 - Uncle Joe and Aunt Melinda 3:28 Read by Pamela Krantz
09 - Billy and the Book 6:18 Read by Phil Chenevert
10 - John the Baptist and Salome 4:02 Read by Pamela Krantz
11 - The Master 22:23 Read by Mike Pelton