Dolores of the Sierra; And Other One Act Plays

Dolores of the Sierra; And Other One Act Plays

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ...clinches his teeth firmly on his cigar, and exits C Waiter--"Go to hell," is it? Nix! I might have to see too much o' you! He stands a moment looking after Kent, then remembering his tip, goes hastily into Box one. He discovers the two pistols on the table. Lifting one in each hand he surveys them with great surprise as THE CURTAIN FALLS. A MODERN MENAGE-A Tragic Farce Carl Gillespie, a near-business man. Mrs. Gillespie, usually "Twink." Dr. Graham. Foogi, a Japanese maid. The Infant. The living-room of the Gittespies' American bungalow home. It is simply but comfortably furnished with a couch, chairs and small table at right, dining-table and buffet at left. Two dining chairs are near the table. The entrances are at center and down left. Through the center entrance are seen the last two or three steps of the stairway leading down from above at right. The hall leads to the outside entrance of the house at left. A door down left opens into the kitchen. A MODERN MENAGE-ATragicFarce J. T curtain the front door-bell is ringing loudly, The Infant's loud crying is heard from upstairs. Enter Foogi, running downstairs. She crosses the doorway C. and goes to open the front door. In response to an inquiry she is heard to say: No! Ladee not home, not home. She bangs the door and runs back just as another loud cry from The Infant is heard, and the sound of something falling. It is The Infant tumbling downstairs. Foogi rushes up to him and is heard comforting him. He cries spasmodically with diminuendo. Foogi--Ayyi! The bad step bad step! Did bump head? Where you hurt self? Ay yi! The sound of a latch-key is heard and the opening and shutting of the front door, a cheery whistle in the hall. Enter Carl Gillespie, C. He is young and...show more

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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 68g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236979958
  • 9781236979957