THE MADNESS OF MR. LISTER
[Illustration: “The Madness of Mr. Lister.”]
Old Jem Lister, of the Susannah, was possessed
of two devils—­the love of strong drink
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...