Hal Holbrook in Mark Twain Tonight!, Friday, April 19, 1985, Jesse Auditorium
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"While Mr. Twain's selections will come from the complete list below, we have been unable to pin him down as to which of them he will do. He claims it would cripple his inspiration. He has generously conceded, however, to a printed program for the benefit of those who are in distress and wish to fan themselves."
Table of Contents
Compliments Collection, Miscellaneous -- Chaucer, Sailor, Tennessee Girl, Miscellaneous -- Slow Train, Long Dog, Following the Equator -- My Cigar Habit?, Miscellaneous -- Smoke Rings, Miscellaneous -- A Moral Pauper, Following the Equator -- Hunting the Water Closet, Mark Twain's Notebook -- A Cyclopedia of Sin, Miscellaneous -- Stealing a Clerical Hat, Speeches -- Virginia City, Roughing It -- Shovelling Sand, Roughing It -- The Lord Will Provide, Autobiography -- The Gennan Opera, A Tramp Abroad -- A Genuine Mexican Plug, Roughing It -- The Anarchist Story, Speeches -- San Francisco, Miscellaneous -- Crippling the Accordian, Sketches -- His Grandfather's Old Ram, Mark Twain's Notebook -- Congress: The Grand Old Asylum, Miscellaneous -- The Sandwich Islands, Roughing It -- The Italian Guide, Innocents Abroad -- My Encounter with an Interviewer, Sketches -- Accident Insurance, Speeches -- The Supreme Art, Letters from the Earth -- Decay in the Art of Lying, Essays and Miscellaneous -- White Suit, Speeches -- Advice to Youth, Speeches -- Taming the Bicycle, Essays -- Requesting a Hymn Book, Mark Twain in Eruption -- The Evolution of Man, Biography -- Huck and Jim, Huckleberry Finn -- Shooting of Boggs, Huckleberry Finn -- Lynching and China, Essays -- Sollermun and 'Lizbeth, Huckleberry Finn -- A Helluva Heaven, Letters from the Earth -- Slavery: A Holy Thing, Autobiography -- Man, That Poor Thing, Biography -- Noah's Ark, Letters from the Earth -- Chief Love, Mark Twain in Eruption -- The Creator's Pet, Letters from the Earth -- The War Prayer, Europe and Elsewhere -- The Christian Bible, Miscellaneous -- A Ghost Story, Short Stories -- Sunrise on the River, Life on the Mississippi -- The Get Rich Quick Disease, Miscellaneous -- The Thin Skin, Mark Twain's Notebook -- The Virgin Mary, Ladies Home Journal -- Praying for Gingerbread, Autobiography -- Boyhood on the Farm, Autobiography -- Taking Along the Window Sash, Innocents Abroad -- My Trained Presbyterian Conscience, Autobiography -- How I Stole My Name, Life on the Mississippi -- How To Be Seventy, Speeches -- My Ancestor Satan, Short Stories -- Susy's Prayer, Autobiography -- Halley's Comet, Biography -- Mary Ann, Speeches -- Intermissions: Two? Or One? -- Music: A trombone player was engaged but is unreliable and should not be expected