Valentine Corliss walked up Corliss Street the hottest
afternoon of that hot August, a year ago, wearing
a suit of white serge which attracted a little attention
from those obser...
The prolific writings of American author Newton Booth Tarkington (1869-1946) include the novels "Penrod" and "Seventeen" and many successful Broadway plays.Booth Tarkington was born on July 29, 1869, ...