Sunday, October 19th
sounds of Mississippi
Pastor Evelyn Hubbard (Commerce Boulevard Christian Church, Robinsonville, Miss.), “Take My Hand, Precious Lord” (T. Dorsey), live (TV show)
A stray cockroach ran around on the desk in a panic near Nevyrazimov’s writing hand.
—Anton Chekhov (1860-1904), “Small Fry” (translated from Russian by Cathy Popkin)