AN ADULTERATION ACT
Dr. Frank Carson had been dreaming tantalizing dreams
of cooling, effervescent beverages. Over and
over again in his dreams he had risen from his bed,
and tripping lightly d...
W. W. Jacobs, remembered today almost exclusively for his horror story "The Monkey's Paw" (The Lady of the Barge, 1902), was one of the most popular English humorists of the early twentieth century. H...