John T. McIntyre Papers, Series IV: Manuscripts

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I. McIntyre Short Stories/Novels/Typescripts / Manuscripts

"A Gambler Marshall: (Ben Thompson)."  By Kerry O'Neil.  16 pages.
First line: "In his younger days Ben Thompson was a drifting printer…"  (Typescript.  4 copies).

"A Lot of People." [1 of 4].  By John T. McIntyre.  186 pages, chapters I-XX.  Manuscript of "Steps Going Down." First line: "Mrs. Salz was dusting the sitting room…"  (Typescript).

 "A Lot of People." [2 of 4].  Pages 187-366, chapters XXI-XXXVII. Manuscript of "Steps Going Down."  First line: "Pete sat at the window of his room and thought about Slavin."  (Typescript).

"A Lot of People." [3 of 4].  Pages 367-468, chapters XXXVIII-XLV. Manuscript of "Steps Going Down."  First line: "As Pete went down the stairs he saw the bulky form of the short nosed young man in the lower hall."  (Typescript).

"A Lot of People." [4 of 4].  Pages 469-569, chapters XLVI-LV. Manuscript of "Steps Going Down."  First line: "Shandy's press was in a small street at the top of a building with a pitched roof, and small, dim-looking widows."  (Typescript).

"A One-Two for Nate."  By Kerry O'Neil.  29 pages.  First line: "Dan Brophy came down to the camp one day while I was training Dixie Moran…"  (Typescript). (2 copies).

"A Shanty for Bulger.":  By John T. McIntyre.  21 pages.  First line: "Steve Mace carried the bucket and towels and other things up the aisle at the Waltz-Dream Arena…"  (Typescript. 2 copies, one with corrections done in pen).

"A Short Shot at Purdy."  By Kerry O'Neil.  31 pages.  First line: "The contract had read that there was to be a thousand dollars for the winner…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"A Turn Over for Tony."  By Kerry O'Neil.  72 pages.  First line: "Shorty Kane was standing at the door of the "Boxing Booth" with the proprietor, Al Plum."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"All Redheads are Beautiful."  By John T. McIntyre. 21 pages. 
First line: "The desk, full of wind-driven rain, was settling over the little whistle stop…"  (2 copies).  Typescripts.

"An Ice-Cold Gun: (James Butler Hickock)."  By Kerry O'Neil.  24 pages.
First line: "James Butler Hickock and Sam Colt's revolver came into life at about the same time…"  (Typescript: 4 copies).

"An Official Trigger: (Pat Garrett)."  By Kerry O'Neil.  19 pages.  First line: "When the Civil War was fought out and the West began to take shape, its human product became more highly specialized."  (Typescript. 4 copies).

"Appointment at Nine."  By Kerry O'Neil.  21 pages.
First line: "'Send my car around,' telephoned Alice Graham to the garageman."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"'Arriet Makes a Call: A Story of Three Christmas Eves."  By John T. McIntyre.  113 pages.  First line: "The snow had been falling all afternoon; and now night had come on and it was falling still."  (Typescript).  (2 copies; one with corrections made in pencil).

"As the Clock Struck Two."  By John T. McIntyre.  67 pages.  First line: "Duddington liked October mornings; they were so often bright and invigorating."  (Typescript). (3 copes; one with corrections made in pencil).

"At Two Eight."  By John T. McIntyre.  12 pages.  First line: "Amos Smith arose from his bed."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"At 2:08."  By John T. McIntyre.  12 pages.  First line: "Amos Smith arose from his bed."  (Typescript).

"Beaumarchais."  By John T. McIntyre.  106 pages.  First line: "Rain!  All day it fell, and all day the wind drove."  (Typescript).

"Blackmail."  By Kerry O'Neil.  23 pages.  First line: "The telephone buzzed and Jerry Mooney took it up."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Blowing Weather."  By John T. McIntyre.  407 pages.  First line: "Anthony Stevens paused on the broad door-stone of the Black Horse Tavern, and looked up and down Second Street."  The Century and Co., New York and London, 1923. (4 copies).

"Blows."  By John T. McIntyre.  5 pages.  First line: "Henry had lifted like a dark star in the west…"  (Typescript.  2 copies).

"Captain Potwa Takes a Cut."  By Kerry O'Neil.  29 pages.  First line: "Captain Earnest Potwa, of the New Orleans steam "Gum" Meteor…"  (2 copies.  Typescript.  See "The Tramp's Pug Passenger" by Kerry O'Neil, published in Blue Book Magazine, December 1941.

"Cargo from Torcoado."  By Kerry O'Neil.  19 pages.  First line: "Tommy Joyce was glad when the Caravan cleared at the port of Jacinto."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Cargo from Torcoado."  By Kerry O'Neil.  24 pages.  First line: "When the Caravan cleared at the port of Jacinto…"  (Typescript).

"The Cartridge Kid."  By Kerry O'Neil.  89 pages.  First line: "Desert Rim stood on the spot where the sands touched the foot of the Solomon Range…"  (Typescript).

"The Chartress Table."  By John T. McIntyre.  6 pages.  First line: "New Orleans in the middle 50's.  A rich port.  A gay city."  (Typescript.  2 copies).

"Chorpenning House."  By John T. McIntyre.  76 pages.  First line: "Mary and Oliver listened very willingly as old Gregory told them about Chorpenning House."  (Typescript: 2 copies).

"Confidence: A Short Short Story."  By John T. McIntyre.  6 pages.

First line: "Collins went into the office to strap up his sample cases…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Death at Dakar."  1 of 2.  By John T. McIntyre.  110 pages.  First line: "The British and Free French warships off Dakar were throwing shells…"  (Typescript) (Continued in next entry).

"Death at Dakar."  2 of 2.  By John T. McIntyre.  Pp. 111-215. 
First line: "… beautifully kept fingers patted Patricia's hand."  (Typescript).  (Continuation (conclusion) of previous entry).

"Death Came Swiftly."  By Kerry O'Neil.  89 pages.  First line: "There was a light rain falling, and the wet pavement reflected things with garish distortions."  (Typescript).

"Distant Drums." Part 1 of 4.  By John T. McIntyre.  161 pages.  Chapters I-XV.  First line: "Young Terry Fife was stropping his razor and whistling…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Distant Drums." Part 2 of 4.  Pages 162-327.  Chapters XVI-XXX.
First line: "At the Hotel Europe, Terry sat down with Shag Nolan…"  (Typescript).

"Distant Drums." Part 3 of 4.  Pages 328-490.  Chapters XXXI-LI.
First line: "The French army had been received on board its ships and sailed out of the gulf…"  (Typescript).

"Distant Drums." Part 4 of 4.  Pages 491-662.  Chapters LII-LXX. 
First line: "Bud Hedges, well set up, smiling, was outside with Perry…"  (Typescript).

"Dope."  By John T. McIntyre.  25 pages.  First line: "There was a quiet ring at the apartment bell."  (Typescript).

"The Dragon Balcony."  By John T. McIntyre.  93 pages.  First line: "The Devil-shop of the wizard, Hoy Sun…"  (Typescript).

"The Dragon Balcony."  By John T. McIntyre.  100 pages.  First line: "Poy An came out of the apothecary shop of Hoy Sun…"  (Typescript.  2 copies).

"Eagles in the Sun."  By John T. McIntyre.  125 pages.  First line: "This was the month of January, 1860, and I was in the city of New Orleans."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Eagles in the Sun." [author not named].  First line: "I'll tell you this as I'll tell you many other tings…"  (Typescript.  Folder reads, "Last re-done sheets and corrections of 'Eagles in the Sun").

"Eagles in the Sun." [author not named].  First line: "'… impatient,' she said, contriving to smile."  (Notes, draft.  Holograph).

"Eddie Shows Them How."  By Kerry O'Neil.  Incomplete.  Various pages from 18-136.  First line from page 18: "'… and we'd get a hat full of dough.'"  (Typescript, 2 copies, both of which are missing the same pages). (Folder includes envelope addressed to McIntyre from A.C. Afflerbach).

"Elsa's Children."  By John T. McIntyre.  20 pages.  First line: "Karen Walters sat at a big, sunlit widow…"  (2 copies.  Typescript).

"Enchantment."  By John T. McIntyre.  137 pages.  First line: "Bassett sat very upright in the corner of the sofa…"  (Typescript.  2 copies, one of which includes, before the title page, 1 handwritten page, numbered '93').

"The Experience at the Pasture Gate."  By Kerry O'Neil.  30 pages. 

First line: "Jerry Mooney had been working on the tag end of a forgery case…"  (Typescript). (2 copies).

"The Experience at Beauchamp, Gowns."  By Kerry O'Neil.  74 pages.  First line: "Ates Haley, Jerry Mooney's office boy…"  (Typescript. 2 copies.  See "Murder in a Gown Shop").

"Fast Work."  By Kerry O'Neil.  92 pages.  First line: "Jerry Mooney shot up in one of the express elevators of the Bergman Tower."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Fear."  By John T. McIntyre.  4 pages.  First line: "It was a morning filled with sunshine and cheerfully blowing wind."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Front."  By John T. McIntyre.  108 pages.  First line: "It was Jonesy who showed Elsa Godwin into the outer room of the personnel offices of Henderson Bliss."  (Typescript.  2 copies.  Different version than the next two entries, though they share the same characters and same final line, i.e.  "…. With the air of a conqueror").

"Front."  By John T. McIntyre.  1 of 2.  (Parts I-IV). 109 pages. 
First line: "Mortimer, butler to Henderson Bliss…"  (Typescript.  First half of a different version of the previous entry, "Front").

"Front."  By John T. McIntyre.  2 of 2.  (Parts V-VIII).  Pages 110-226. 
First line: "Hendy was busily engaged with Jones when young Lewis came in."  (Typescript.  Same final line as that of the first entry "Front").

"Front." [no author named].  Pages unordered/miscellaneous.  First line: (from page 3): "… the flowers.  But that has been remedied."  (Typescript).

"The Golden Bullet."  By John T. McIntyre.  90 pages.  First line: "'To be sure of a thing,' said But Scanlon, 'don't prove that it is so.'"  (Typescript).

"Gong!: An Account of the Art of Boxing from the Beginning to the Present Time."  By John T. McIntyre.  240 pages.  First line: "In the public games of Greece and Rome, when the populace had tired of the armed gladiators…"  (Typescript.  2 copies, one of which is divided into parts 1 and 2 in two folders).

"Gun Slingin' at Highpockets."  By Kerry O'Neil.  18 pages.  First line: "I've never liked these Sacramento mountains,' complained Bulge McCoy…"  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Gun Smoke."  By Kerry O'Neil.  158 pages.  First line: "Steve Corey had a shot-gun clamped in the jaws of the vice…"  (Typescript).

"Halliday Makes a Call."  By Kerry O'Neil.  13 pages.  First line: "Halliday loosened the gun in the holster under his left arm…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"The Hand of Glory."  By John T. McIntyre.  16 pages.  First line: "The clerks and porters had already gone…"  (Typescript).

"Hanging a Hook on Irving."  By Kerry O'Neil.  39 pages.  First line: "Harmony Hall was filled with the smoke of thousands of cigars and cigarettes…"  (Typescript. 5 copies).

"Heralds of Conquest." [author not named].  133 pages.  First line: "The United States Flag flew over the Army and Navy Building…"  (Typescript.  See "Peixoto's Invitation": the second part?)

"Herby."  By Kerry O'Neil.  6 pages.  First line: "This Mrs. Davidge, who has the news stand at 49th Street…"  (Typescript). (2 copies).

"Hired at San Pedro."  By Kerry O'Neil.  28 pages.  First line: "'How often," said Talk Tanner, "have I told you to keep away from cards?"'  (Typescript.  2 copies).

"It was Later than He Thought."  By John T. McIntyre.  18 pages.
First line: "George Herbert Springer stood at the buffet…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Jane Ann." [no author named].  20 pages.  First line: "It was a winter evening, and Jane Ann sat…"  (Typescript, with holograph notes].

"The Jethroe Jewels."  By John T. McIntyre.  23 pages.  First line: "That February night was the bitterest in my experience."  (Typescript).

"Jimmy Davis Returns." Part 1 of 3.  By John T. McIntyre.  87 pages. 
First line: "I remember that morning very well."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Jimmy Davis Returns." Part 2 of 3.  By John T. McIntyre.  Pages 88-174.
First line: "And now I come to a place in my story where I must let someone else talk."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Jimmy Davis Returns." Part 3 of 3.  By John T. McIntyre.  Pages 175-253.
First line: "This is Jimmy Davis now talking to you."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Jimmy's Mother."  By Kerry O'Neil.  7 pages.  First line: "Joyce said the little house was beautiful!"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Joe, Jack and Jim."  By Kerry O'Neil.  113 pages.  First line: "One time there were three young men who were lost in some high hills."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Joe, Jack and Jim."  By Kerry O'Neil.  116 pages.  First line: "One time there were three boys who were lost in some high hills."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Johnnie Spargo & Co." Part 1 of 2.  By John T. McIntyre.  87 pages.
First line: "The big Godfrey truck which the boys of the…"  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Johnnie Spargo & Co." Part 2 of 2.  By John T. McIntyre.  Pages 87-178.
First line: "By and by Johnnie noted that the two men had given up their search of the car."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Lady of the Vaqueros."  By ??  155 pages.  First line: "Many glances were cast in the direction of the two horsemen who rode down the Avenida Luciernaga…"  (Typescript).

"The Law of the North."  By ??  18 pages.  First line: "The way of the heather is beyond understanding, at least, to most."  (Typescript.  Title crossed out with pencil marks).

"Little Goldie." [no author named].  238 pages.  First line: "Three beautiful girls sat at a luncheon table…"  (Typescript. 3 copies.  Title not certain, from the envelope two of the copies were in).

"Little Goldie." [no author named].  First line: "Open this: Conversation between groups of people."  (Holograph. Notes).

"Money Talks.  Series of Short Stories."  1 sheet of a list of titles.  (Holograph).

"Murder at Pelham." [1 of 2].  By Kerry O'Neil.  110 pages, chapters I-XIV.
First line: "Jerry Mooney, of Collins & Mooney, Private Detectives, sat tipped back in his chair."  (Typescript.  See published copy, in May 1932 The Complete Detective Novel Magazine, by Richard Tasker Wells).

"Murder at Pelham." [2 of 2].  By Kerry O'Neil.  Pages 111-218, chapters XV-XXVI.  First line: "Jerry Mooney and Hilda Barnes were hurrying through the vast waiting-room…"  (Typescript).

"Murder in a Gown Shop."  By Kerry O'Neil.  74 pages.  First line: "Ates Haley, Jerry Mooney's office boy, sat at Jerry's desk reading the morning paper."  (Typescript).

"Murder in the Ten-Two-Six."  By Kerry O'Neil.  69 pages, one incomplete copy with 22 pages.  First line: Jerry Mooney shot upward in one of the express elevators of the Bergman Tower…"  (Typescript). (3 copies).

"Murder in Ten-Two-Six."  By Kerry O'Neil.  Pages between 42-147.  First line: "… been the one small thing needed to set off a small mental explosion."  (Typescript. Incomplete).

"Murder Most Foul." [1 of 2].  By Kerry O'Neil.  99 pages, chapters I-XV. 
First line: "When I went into the little room which Tom Burke called his laboratory…"  (Typescript).

"Murder Most Foul." [2 of 2].  Pages 100-187, chapters XVI-XXVIII. 
First line: "The April dusk was settling upon the fields as our cap whirled along…"  (Typescript).

"My Soul is among Lions (Psalms, LVII)."  By John T. McIntyre.  38 pages.
First line: "Bad luck had tracked Danny Nolan here and there for some time…"  (Typescript, 3 copies).

"Nemesis of the Primitive."  Author not named.  14 pages. 
First line: "Out of the east a Chinook blew softly, gradually strengthening until its continued warmth melted the hard crust of the snow."  (Typescript).

"Night Fares."  By Kerry O'Neil.  10 pages.  First line: "It was about eleven forty and I'd just crossed Fifth Sixth Street when I saw her."  (Typescript).

"Ninth Floor: Middle City Tower." [1 of 2].  By Kerry O'Neil.  Pages 1-116, chapters I-XIII.  First line: "Mickey always said the music at the Algerian Moon was "just dandy."  (Typescript. See "Mooney's in a Jam" by Kerry O'Neil, published in the Philadelphia Inquirer, October 15, 1944, and in another unidentified publication).

"Ninth Floor: Middle City Tower." [2 of 2].  Pages 117-225, chapters XIV-XXVII.
First line: "McCallum Street, directly behind Middle City Tower, was quite narrow…"  (Typescript).

"O Land of Milk and Honey."  Outline/treatment.  [no author named].  8 pages.  First line: "Out line of a proposed trilogy of novels, built against a background of early American transportation."  (Typescript).

"O Land of Milk and Honey." [no author named].  First line: "Chronology… Pegeen and Simon…"  (Holograph.  Notes, outline).

"O Land of Milk and Honey."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line (after letter): "… he couldn't make his usual short trips…"  (Typescript.  Various pages.  1 page of correspondence to McIntyre about this material).

"O Land of Milk and Honey." [no author named].  Disordered pages from 18-297.  (Typescript, Holograph).

"O Land of Milk and Honey."  Part 1.  By John T. McIntyre.  155 pages.  Chapters I-XVII.  First line: "The shebeen, as Davey Melody called his tavern…"  First heading: "The Book of Simon."  (Typescript).

"O Land of Milk and Honey."  Part 2.  Pages 156-300.  Chapters XVIII-XXXVIII.  First line: "Time passed; and Owen grew into boyhood."

"O Land of Milk and Honey."  Part 3.  Chapters XXVIII-XLVIII.  Pages 301-441.  First line: "Owen Abernathy managed, by one means or another…"  (Typescript).

"O Land of Milk and Honey."  Part 4.  Chapters XLIX-LXII.  Pages 442-594.  First line: "Six years had passed."  (Typescript).

"O Land of Milk and Honey."  Part 5.  Chapters LXIII-LXXV.  Pages 595-735.  First line: "As Denis ate his supper he frowned and cogitated…"  (Typescript).

"O Land of Milk and Honey."  Folders 1-5.  Various disordered pages, to 735.  (Typescript).

"O Land of Milk and Honey."  No author named.  Pages 7-432, not consecutive.  First line: "But he was in America only a short time…"  (Typescript).

"The Old Weekly Story Papers."  By John T. McIntyre.  38 pages and 5 pages of notes.  First line: "The trouble began some years ago when a sale was cried at a well-known book auction placed in New York City."  (Typescript; notes hand-written).

"Oliver had Left his Home."  By John T. McIntyre.  204 pages.  First line: "As Grace Whitney walked down between the lines of tables at the Argentine…"  (Typescript).  (See "He Couldn't Forget Her").

"On the Jericho Road."  By Kerry O'Neil.  21 pages.  First line: "Jerry Mooney drew his car up before the courthouse at Tutts town, country seat of Burgess."  (Typescript).  (3 copies).

"On the Roof Tops."  By Kerry O'Neil.  9 pages.  First line: "It was quite dark.  A bell in a tower somewhere…"  (Typescript).

"Peixoto's Invitation." [author not named].  Pages 134-286.  First line: "All in the riding school pressed forward at Shannon's action…"  (Typescript).

"Pickering's Wax Lady."  By John T. McIntyre.  8 pages.  First line: "Pickering was on his way to lunch."  (Typescript. Incomplete).

"Platinum."  By John T. McIntyre.  5 pages.  First line: "Sadie Frusch re-arranged the music on her piano…"  (Typescript.  3 copies, one of which is missing pp. 2-3).

"Plunder."  By John T. McIntyre.  22-24 pages.  First line: "The night was cold, and the doorway gave Chubby but little shelter."  (Typescript). (3 copies, 2 of which are labeled "Story II" but seem no different in content despite filling slightly more pages).

"Pooch: The Story of a Stray."  By John T. McIntyre.  141 pages.  First line: "The dog shop was on Main Street…"  (Typescript). (2 copies).

"Pooch: The Story of a Stray."  By John T. McIntyre.  147 pages.  First line: "The dog shop was in Main Street…"  (Typescript.  2 copies, 1 of which is divided after page 87 and in 2 separate folders).

"Poy An."  By John T. McIntyre.  78 pages.  First line: "Along a narrow Shanghai street in the native section…"  (Typescript.  2 copies.  Alternate title: "Shanghai").

"Purdy."  By John T. McIntyre.  5 pages.  First line: "At the time I'm telling about, Purdy was about twenty-four…"  (Typescript.  2 copies).

"The Ranger."  By John T. McIntyre and C.M. Stuart.  20 pages.  First line: "Frank Deering, Captain of the Texas Rangers…"  (Typescript.  Synopsis of a play.  See also "The Texas Ranger."

"Red."  By John J. McIntyre.  17 pages.  First line: "The first time I saw Red he was sitting…"  (Typescript).

"The Remarkable Case of Geordie M'Cambridge."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: (after a quote by Shakespeare): "One blustering December [sic] night, a small party of bachelors were seated about the table…"  (Typescript).

"Retrieved."  By John T. McIntyre.  25 pages.  First line: "There was a quiet ring at the apartment bell."  (Typescript).

"Rolling into the Sun."  No author named.  8 pages.  First line: "Outline of a proposed trilogy of novels, built against a background of early American transportation."  (Typescript.  See "O Land of Milk and Honey").

"Roulette."  By John T. McIntyre.  Pages 9-18.  First line: "… always be prying about?"  (Typescript).

"Roulette."  By John T. McIntyre.  27 pages.  First line: "There was a little room just off the head of the staircase at Heatherington's…"  (Typescript. 2 copies, 1 incomplete with only 10 pages).

"Sam Snaps them Down."  By Kerry O'Neil.  20 pages.  First line: "Skibby was looking out of a club-house window…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Same Day, Same Hour."  By John T. McIntyre.  8 pages.  First line: "On the 5:06 to Stanwick Babson and Keller always shared a seat."  (Typescript).

"Same Day, Same Hour."  By John T. McIntyre.  11 pages.  First line: "On the 5:06 to Stanwick, Babson and Keller always shared a seat."  (Holograph).

"Same Day, Same Hour."  By John T. McIntyre.  8 pages.  First line: "On the 5:06 to Stanwick, Babson and Keller always shared a seat."  (Typescript.  2 copies.  Envelope in folder also contained "My Soul is among Lions" and "Some Added notes on 221 B."

"The Scarsdale Mystery." Part 1 of 2.  By Kerry O'Neil 129 pages.  First line: "'What do you think of it, Manny?' said Tom Burke to me."  (Typescript).

"The Scarsdale Mystery." Part 2 of 2.  By Kerry O'Neil.  Pages 130-244.  First line: "After dinner that evening, Tom looked over the last edition of the papers."  (Typescript).

"The Scarsdale Mystery."  By Kerry O'Neil.  Pages 3-244, not complete.  First line: "… by the merest chance."  (Typescript).

"Sea-Dream."  By John T. McIntyre.  20 pages.  First line: "Stella Bradford knelt beside one of the flower beds in the front garden…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"The Second Story Man."  By John T. McIntyre.  5 pages.  First line: "From across the mist buttressed housetops a bell boomed through the fine rain."

"The Shadow in the Garden."  By John T. McIntyre.  6 pages.  First line: "As I remember the morning, it was dim and sad colored…"  (Typescript).

"Shanghai."  By John T. McIntyre.  78 pages.  First line: "Along a narrow Shanghai street in the native section,…"  (Typescript.  Same story, different title: "Poy An.").

"Shannon, of Nome." [no author named].  2 pages.  First line: "A man, John Jay kills and mobs…"  (Holograph.  Notes).

"She Hadn't Thought of This."  By John T. McIntyre.  19 pages.  First line: "You know how it is at noon around Broad and Chestnut."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Signing Off."  By John T. McIntyre.  2 pages.  First line: "This is a spot in the novel "Signing Off" which may be the germ of a play."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Signing Off."  By John T. McIntyre.  303 pages.  First line: "Otto called Booth No. 1 at his place the "beer and business' booth…"  (Page proofs, bound).

"Signing Off."  No author named.  1 page.  First line: "It was ten o'clock. Dalton, as he walked back to his rectory…"  (Galley sheet).

"The Silent Brotherhood: A Series of Ten Stories.  No. 2: The Affair of the Crooked Gambler."  By John T. McIntyre.  17 pages.  First line: "The gown shop of Madame Marcel was in Fifth Avenue, and was an establishment patronized by the most fashionable."  (Typescript).

"The Silent Brotherhood: A Series of Ten Stories.  No. 3: The Affair of the Safety First."  19 pages.  First line: "Steve Dallas sat in the lobby of the Parkside, a cigar clinched between his strong teeth…"  (Typescript).

"The Silent Brotherhood: A Series of Ten Stories.  No. 4: The Affair of the Gunnison Share."  18 pages.  First line: "At a mirror in his dressing room overlooking the park, Ken Sheridan carefully arranged his scarf…"  (Typescript).

"The Silent Brotherhood: A Series of Ten Stories.  No. 5: The Affair of the One Thousand Per Cent."  18 pages.  "The incandescent lamps, pendant from the ceiling of the underground council chamber of the Silent Brotherhood…"  (Typescript. 2 Copies).

"6 Pentagon Terrance."  By John T. McIntyre.  85 pages.  First line: "The cab sloshed through the water and up to the curb and stopped."  (Typescript. 2 copies.  With one of the copies there are two pages of notes written in pencil).

"Six-Guns of Spyglass."  By Kerry O'Neil.  78 pages.  First line: "As the big Gregory truck which the drivers of the Texas & Northwest Trucking Co. called Sliding Susan…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Sixshooting at Horseshoe."  By Kerry O'Neil.  28 pages.  First line: "There was the whine of a rifle shot…"  (Typescript.  3 copies).

"Skibby Signs Two."  By Kerry O'Neil.  24 pages.  First line: "It's on March 8th and I get a wire from Danbury."  (Typescript.  2 copies).

"Snapping Them Down."  By John T. McIntyre.  20 pages.  First line: "Skibby's piecing out the end of the season managing the Striped Socks…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Some Added Notes on 221B."  By John T. McIntyre.  12 pages.  First line: "Maybe some of you'll remember me?"  (Typescript).

"Some Added Notes on 221B."  By John T. McIntyre.  21 pages.  (Holograph).

"Some Added Notes in 221B." [author not named].  4 pages.  First line: "The meeting of Watson and Holmes."  (Holograph.  Notes, research on Sherlock Holmes stories).

"Some Days in the World." Part 1 of 4.  By John T. McIntyre.  110 pages.  First line: "'There will always be a good deal of wine in the world…"'  (Typescript).

"Some Days in the World." Part 2 of 4.  Pages 110-231.  First line: "Durkens place was in a narrow street."  (Typescript).

"Some Days in the World." Part 3 of 4.  Pages 232-335.  First line: "Lefty saw a good deal of Andy Daily during this period."  (Typescript).

"Some Days in the World." Part 4 of 4.  Pages 336-434.  First line: "Jean Eves and Lefty were visiting at Portlock House."  (Typescript).

"Some Ways in the World." 1 of 6.  By John T. McIntyre.  96 pages.  First line: "'There will always be a good deal of wine sold…"  (Holograph).

"Some Ways in the World." 2 of 6.  Pages 97-215.  First line:"… disappeared through a door at the back of the loft…  (Holograph).

"Some Ways in the World." 3 of 6.  Pages 216-339.  First line: "… what he thought her sturdiness of character…"  (Holograph).

"Some Ways in the World." 4 of 6.  Pages 340-471 1/4.  First line: "You're making quite a competent rascal of him," said Casbrey."  (Holograph).

"Some Ways in the World." 5 of 6.  Pages 472-605.  First line: "'About Miss Portlock,' he said."  (Holograph).

"Some Ways in the World." 6 of 6.  Pages 606-715.  First line: "… as fine and clear as those God wrote into the Holy Books."  (Holograph).

"Someone to Pickle Them."  By Kerry O'Neil.  33 pages.  First line: "What I mean to say is we had a short right field fence."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Someone to Sock Them."  By Kerry O'Neil.  33 pages.  First line: "What I mean to say is we had…"  (Typescript).

"Soup, Fish and Estelle."  By John T. McIntyre.  21 pages.  First line: "Steve Mace carried the bucket and towels and bottles up the aisle from the Waltz-Dream Arena."  (Typescript).

"The Stars and Stripes: Being a History, in Motion Pictures, of the American Flag: Showing Old Glory in all the Thrilling Incidents in Which it Figured, From It's [sic] Adoption in 1777 to the present time."  "Material Collected and Offered by John T. McIntyre & Wm. D. Reel."  14 pages.  First line: "In the period, from the outbreak of hostilities between the American colonies and English in 1775…"  (Typescript.  One page, a note, written in pencil).

"Stepping Ahead of Eddie."  By Kerry O'Neil.  17 pages.  First line: "When Jerry Mooney let himself into his office in the Bergman Tower it was after dark."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Stepping Around: A Theatrical--Prize-Ring--Gangster Story."  By John T. McIntyre.  168 pages.  First line: "Broadway steamed by, noisy, and with its innumerable lights beating upon it…  (Typescript).

"Stork over Gramercy."  By John T. McIntyre.  117 pages.  First line: "Dawson was working on what she hoped would be a neat little job of word building…"  (Typescript). (2 copies).

"Stork over Gramercy."  By John T. McIntyre.  117 pages.  First line: "Dawson was working on what she hoped would be a neat little job of word building…"  (Typescript).

"Strain."  By John T. McIntyre.  7 pages.  First line: "Spencer had looked at the clock in his office at a little before ten…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Strangers Within Our Gates.  By John T. McIntyre.  137 pages.  First line: "Two officers were to be billeted at Novie's house…"  (Typescript. 3 copies, one of which is labeled "Part One").

"Sub-Literature: A Review of the old Weekly Story Papers."  By John T. McIntyre.  39 pages.  First line: "On the tenth day of May in the year 1920…"  (Typescript. 3 copies, one without "Introduction").

"Sub-Selves."  By John T. McIntyre and Mitchell S. Buck.  103 pages.  First line: "Barnes was drawing on his gloves when Harvey opened the office door."  See drama list for a play version.  (Typescript).

"Tangled Flags."  By John T. McIntyre.  96 pages.  First line: "It was one morning, about a week after Terry Fife's arrival…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Tangled Flags."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "It was one morning, about a week after…"  (Typescript/holograph, notes).

"Tangled Flags."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Shag and Terry in hotel room."  (Holograph.  Outline, notes).

"Tangled Flags."  [Miscellaneous manuscript pages].  (Typescript).

"Terror in the Night." Part One of Two.  By Kerry O'Neil.  117 pages.  First line: "Jerry Mooney came into the office of Collins & Mooney with dragging tread."  (Typescript).

"Terror in the Night." Part Two of Two.  Pages 118 to 222.  First line: "… complete, only needing some acting on the part of your assumed character."  (Typescript).

"That Chandler Girl." [author not named].  Various pages.  First line: "… suddenly that they mostly belonged to her…"  (Holograph.  Draft).

"That Chandler Girl." Part 1 of 3.  By John T. McIntyre.  99 pages.  First line: "Modoc Jones, in a shabby station wagon, and driving a pair of handsome, blooded mares…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"That Chandler Girl." Part 2 of 3.  Pages 100 to 208.  First line: "It was after dark on that same night…"  (Typescript).

"That Chandler Girl." Part 3 of 3.  Pages 209 to 309.  First line: "Sally Jo awoke rather late on the morning after the Sharon races…"  (Typescript).

"There were Three in All." Part 1 of 3.  By Kerry O'Neil.  78 pages.  First line: "It was a rainy, dismal night, and past the hour of closing the office."  (Typescript).

"There were Three in All." Part 2 of 3.  Pages 79-156.  First line: "After leaving the Calumet, Jerry Mooney took a cab…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"There were Three in All." Part 3 of 3.  Pages 157-238.  First line: "In his office that afternoon, and behind closed doors…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Thieves in the Night." Story I.  By John T. McIntyre.  28 pages.  First line: "The big Spanish con slipped silently through the night rain…"  (Typescript). (3 copies).

"This is What Happened." Part I.  By Kerry O'Neil.  78 pages.  First line: "It was a rainy, dismal night, and past the hour for closing the office."  (Typescript).

"Three Christmas Eves."  By John T. McIntyre.  121 pages.  First line: "It was early evening; and the snow had been falling all afternoon."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Three Christmas Eves."  By John T. McIntyre. 113 pages.  First line: "It was early evening; and the snow had been falling all afternoon."  (Holograph/typescript).

"The Three Loves of Anna Maslova." Part 1 of 2.  Pages 112-214.  First line: 111 pages.  First line: "This is the book of Anna Maslova; it is the story of her life."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"The Three Loves of Anna Maslova." Part 2 of 2.  Pages 112-214.  First line:
"There were a great many girls at the Refuge where Anna was employed…"  (Typescript).

"The Three Loves of Anna Maslova." [no author named].  Various pages between 8-533.  First line (from page 8): "… he was a great, strong man."  (Typescript.  Title from play about same character).

"The Three Loves of Anna Maslova.  Pages 114-221.  First line: "A few days later Anna's rent was due once more…"  (Typescript).

"The Three Loves of Anna Maslova. [author not named].  Pages 112-214.  First line: "There were a great many girls at the Refuge…"  (Typescript).

"The Three Loves of Anna Maslova. (Part 2 of 3).  Pages 138-267.  First line: "With set lips, Troop bent over the form of the young director."  (Typescript. Title taken from play about same character). (3 copies).

"The Three Loves of Anna Maslova. (Part 3 of 3).  Pages 268-401.  First line: "Troop called at the clinic…"  (Typescript). (3 copies).

"Tom Drake."  No author named.  8 pages.  First line: "I, Old Gregory, Toms mother, with Tom, Rube and Winnie."  (Outline for prose work, Holograph notes).

"Tom Drake." [author not named].  Folder 1 of 4.  Pages 1-212.  First line: "I tell you, madam, he shall be sent off at once."  (Typescript).

"Tom Drake."  Folder 2 of 4.  Pages 212-496.  First line: "You will be welcome inside…"  (Typescript).

"Tom Drake."  Folder 3 of 4.  Pages 497-669.  First line: "At precisely eleven o'clock on the morning of…"  (Typescript).

"Tom Drake."  Folder 4 of 4.  Pages 670-969.  First line: "Two o'clock had just struck…"  (Typescript. Incomplete).

"Traced."  By John T. McIntyre.  124 pages.  First line: "The fine old Doric mansion, built by the rich John Gregory and for many years occupied by that well known patron of the arts…"  (Typescript).

"Trouble at Greensleeves." Part 1 of ?  By Kerry O'Neil.  107 pages.  First line: "Jerry Mooney sat in his inner office in the Bergman Tower…"  (Typescript).

"Trouble Walks in on Mooney."  By Kerry O'Neil.  47 pages.  First line: "The thousand eyes of the Bergman Tower were…"  (Typescript).

"Twice Dead!"  By Kerry O'Neil.  110 pages.  First line: "The gray morning dripped its moisture into the streets."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Two Pints for Hansel."  By Kelly O'Neil.  22 pages.  First line: "Hulda was beautiful and blond; she had blue eyes…"  (3 copies).

"The Vanguard." Part 1 of 2.  By John T. McIntyre.  138 pages.  First line: "The United States flag flew over the Army and Navy Building…"  (Typescript).

"The Vanguard." Part 2 of 2.  Pages 139-286.  First line: "Dick Shannon, with the words of President Peixoto well in mind…"  (Typescript).

"The Vanished Chauffer." [published title; title on this manuscript:  "Elizabeth's Chauffer"].  Author not named.  First line: "To begin with, the thing was an accident…"  (Holograph).

"Water in the Wilderness."  No author named.  8 pages.  "Outline of a proposed trilogy of novels, built against a background of early American transportation."  (Typescript.  See "O Land of Milk and Honey").

"The Wedding Journey."  By John T. McIntyre.  197 pages.  First line: "It was a late, fall afternoon, and the windows were up…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Wedding Night."  By Kerry O'Neil.  12 pages.  First line: "Alice Graham was going to be married.  That night."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Who Killed That Man?"  By Kerry O'Neil. Part 1 of 2.  127 pages.  First line: "As Jimmy Smith stepped down along the street he was amused at the prankish appearance of everything."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Who Killed That Man?"  By Kerry O'Neil. Part 2 of 2.  By Kerry O'Neil.  Pages 128-251.  First line: "… to Wally's apartment.  But she was careful not to show this interest to Duddy, …"

"Within the City": A Scenario of a Novel in 32 Chapters.  By John T. McIntyre.  12 pages.  First line (from synopsis of chapter 1, after a prefatory note and a list of characters): "Chapter 1: Shows how rollicking Tom Desmond was turned from his door one roystering, Blustering Christmas eve…"  (Typescript).

1 notebook with outlines for several works: "The Murder of Avenue A," "Working the Double Cross," "Happy Jack," "Riley and the Ten," "Service," "The Dragon Balcony," "The Bleeding Feet," and several unnamed works.  (Holograph).

1 folder containing miscellaneous notes, jottings, synopses, lists, etc.

 

II.  McIntyre Drama & Plays/Manuscripts/Typescripts

 

"A Thief in the House."  Adapted by John McIntyre from the Hungarian of Ferencz Herczog. [3 Acts].  First line: "Thorn (disgusted): 'Whew!  Hot as a furnace!'"  (Typescript).

"A Thief in the House."  Author not named.  [outline, notes].  4 pages.  First line: "Two men breaking in."  (Holograph).

"A Young Man's Fancy: A Fantastic Comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Martin (Surprised): 'Ah, here you are, Mr. Pickering.'"  (Typescript).

"A Young Man's Fancy." [Act I, Scene I].  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Martin: 'Oh, here you are, Mr. Pickering.'"  (Typescript).

"A Young Man's Fancy: A Fantastic Comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre. [Act I].  First line: "Martin (Surprised): 'Ah, here you are, Mr. Pickering.'"  (Typescript).

"A Young Man's Fancy."  By John T. McIntyre.  [Acts I and II].  First line: "Pickering (At length, to the porter): 'I say; what is that cloth over the window?'"  (Typescript).

"A Young Man's Fancy." [Act II].  First line: "Miss Carter (Complainingly to Miss Halsey): 'Well, between us two, I'd rather go…'"  (Typescript).

"A Young Man's Fancy." [Act II].  First line: "Scene: The Show Window at Adams and Crawford's store…"  (Typescript).

"A Young Man's Fancy." [Act III].  First line: "Devine: 'I think it shows up pretty good, eh?'"  (Typescript).

"A Young Man's Fancy: A Proposed Comedy in Four Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  24 pages.  First line: "this is the background of the story--with Pickering in the foreground."  (Typescript).

"A Young Man's Fancy."  [notes]. 4 sheets.  First line: "Pickering: 'I'm afraid I don't understand.'"  (Holograph).

"Anna Maslova: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Nurse: 'Do you want to see the doctor?'"  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"Arriet Makes a Call: A Comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Denny: 'Hello!  I say, Noll.  It's eleven o'clock.'"  (Typescript. 4 copies).

"Big Fellah: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Mrs. Karsh (looking about): 'My God, what a place!  I always get lodgers that live like damned hogs!'"  (Typescript).

"Call the Police: A Comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre and Homer Miles.  First line: "Hicks (Smoothly): 'Pardon.'  (He lifts his hat)."  (Typescript. 4 copies).

"Caught!!!  A Farce Melo-Drama in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre. First line: "Mrs. Palmer.  (With conviction): 'Mark my words.  I feel sure something will happen!'"  (Typescript).

"Child's Play."  No author named.  First line (from first page in folder).  "Alladen has never heard of her for she is not of his world."  (Holograph.  Treatment/notes).

"Confidence." [1 act].  By John T. McIntyre.  23 pages.  First line: "Merchant: 'Got everything you want, Collins?'"  (Typescript).

"Counted Out."  By John T. McIntyre.  4 pages, incomplete.  First line: "Cal Dawson, a Montana cowboy, is normally a cheery, light hearted young fellow…"  (Typescript).

"The Dragon Balcony: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene: The Devil Shop of Hoy Sun, in the old San Francisco Chinese quarter."  (Typescript. 5 copies).

"Elizabeth's Chauffer: An Automobile Comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Palmer (Smoothing cloth): 'I understand very well, my dear, and I agree with you.'"  (Typescript).

"First Steps: Material for a modern satirical comedy."  By John T. McIntyre.  18 pages.  First line (after 'Forward'): "When Washington Irving Ordway was forty he was stout, good-humored…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Front: A comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Jackson (chagrined): 'Oh, I beg your pardon!'"  (Typescript. 11 copies, 5 slightly different versions).

"Front."  Author not named.  23 non-consecutive pages.  First line: "Elsa: 'But, Amy, you've spoken to him so often.'"  (Holograph).

"The Greater Danger: A Melodrama in Four Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene One: The library in the Fifth Avenue home of James Field, of Stuart, Field & Co."  (Typescript).

"His Sister's Honor: A Melodrama in Four Acts--And Seven Scenes."  By John T. McIntyre and Herman Milus.  First line: "Screechie: 'Come 7.' (Snapping fingers)."  (Typescript.  Alternate title, crossed out: "New York's Tenderloin."  Other authors, listed under Act I but crossed out: Peter F. Dailey and Arnold Daly).

"In the Golden West: A Comedy-Drama in Four Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Fritz: 'Vell I guss I vill have to sweep me once more der dust out.'"

"Lacy, of Clairs: A Play in Four Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "A Musketeer: 'A bottle of wine, gentlemen, before prayers: it will help us to be more devout.'"  (Typescript).

"Material for 'Beaumarchais': A Comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre. First line: "Note: this first is a collection of some of the leading facts."  (Typescript).

"The Museum Murder: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene: Art room of the "Morning Post."  (Typescript).

"Prince Ferdy: A Comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre and Francis Hill.  First line: "Scene: Music room of Ferdy's apartment, facing Central Park."

"Refugees: a Play in Four Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene: Donetto's studio in a West Side loft."  (Typescript).

"Satyr: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre and Mitchell S. Buck.  First line: "Boggs (to the man servant who has gathered up the cards): 'Throw them into the scrap-basket.'"  (Typescript. 4 copies).

"The Scourge: A Play in three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene: At the particular portion of the Whitehaven waterfront where our action takes place…"  (Typescript). (See "Stained Sails").

"Shanghai: A Drama of the Early Japanese Occupation." [Three Acts].  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene: The shop of the apothecary, Hoy Sun…"  (Typescript).

"She Told the World: A Comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene: The place is a handsomely appointed living room in a second-floor apartment."  (Typescript).

"6 Pentagon Terrace: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene: 'No. 6 Pentagon Terrace is a heavy old green stone house…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

"Slag: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Mrs. Karsh (looking about): 'My God, what a place!'"  (Typescript. 3 copies). (See "They'll Die This Day").

"Stained Sails: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene: At the particular portion of the Whitehaven waterfront where our action takes place…"  (Typescript.  See "Scourge," alternate title to the same play).

"St. Raphael, the Angel." [no author named].  3 acts.  First line: "The Joyce mansion stands in the Murray Hill section of Manhattan…"  (Typescript).

"St. Raphael, the Angel. [no author named].  First line: "There was a beautiful portrait on the sitting room wall…"  (Notes.  Holograph).

"St. Raphael, the Angel: A Comedy of High Heaven and the Earth below."  By John T. McIntyre.  [3 Acts].  First line "The Joyce Mansion stands in the Murray Hill section…"  (Typescript/Holograph).

"St. Raphael, the Angel: A Comedy of High Heaven and the Earth Below."  By John T. McIntyre.  [3 Acts, the 3rd is missing].  First line: "The Joyce Mansion stands in the Murray Hill section…"  (Typescript.  2 copies, both missing the 3rd act).

"St. Raphael, The Angel: A Comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Ann (Dictating): 'And, dear Jessica, do remember, we are all working for you…'"  (Typescript. 4 copies.  Alternate sub-heading on two copies: "A Comedy of High Heaven and the Earth Below").  (See "That House in the Avenue").

"St. Raphael, the Angel: A Comedy of High Heaven and the Earth Below: Outline Story of a Play."  By John T. McIntyre.  10 pages.  First line: "Jane Pierce was a young woman of almost thirty."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

"St. Raphael, the Angel." [outline].  No author named.  First line: "The church of St. Raphael, the Angel, stood in a mid- town street."  (Holograph).

"The Stork." [no author named].  First line: "The place in Tenth Street."  (Holograph; notes, draft).

"Stung: A Comedy in One Act."  By John T. McIntyre.  20 pages.  First line: "Griggs (Puts his head in at E door): 'Want to see me?'"  (Typescript. 3 copies.  "Founded on the story "The Yellow Violin" by the same author, published in The Reader Magazine.")

"Sub-Selves: A Play in Two Acts."  By John T. McIntyre and Mitchell S. Buck.  First line: "Scene: The house of Johnson Barnes, some where on Long Island."  (Typescript. 11 copies).

"Sub-Selves: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre and Mitchell S. Buck.  First line: "The scene: library of Johnson Barnes.  It is about 8:30 in the evening."  (Typescript).

"That House in the Avenue: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "The clock begins to strike five."  (Typescript.  Incomplete).

"That House in the Avenue: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Ann (dictating): 'And, dear Jessica, do remember…"  (Typescript. 2 copies.  Alternate title of "St. Raphael, the Angel."

"That Night at Dolans': A Neighborhood Chronicle in three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Mrs. Dolan: "Don't leave the biscuits in too long, Jane."  (Typescript. 6 copies).

"They were Going Away: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene: Living-room in small apartment in the Bronx."  (Typescript. 5 copies).

"They'll Die This Day."  By John T. McIntyre.  [6 episodes].  First line: "Mrs. Karsh (looking about): 'My God, what a place!'"  (Typescript.  3 copies.  Very similar to "Slag").

"Thieves in the Night.  [no author named].  3 Acts.  First line: "Thorn (disgusted): 'Whew!  Hot as a furnace!'"  (Typescript).

"Traced: A Play in Four Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Scene: Art room of the "Morning Post."  (Typescript).

"Trava: A Comedy in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre and Francis Hill.  First line: "Scene: Music room in Trava's apartment."  (Typescript).

"The Wedding Journey: A Play in Three Acts."  By John T. McIntyre.  First line (after "description of characters"): "Scene: The living room of a flat in upper New York City."  (Typescript).

"The Young O'Connor: a Romance of the Irish Hills." [4 Acts].  By John T. McIntyre.  First line: "Mrs. O'Connor: 'There: That will do very well.'"  (Typescript).

Unidentified

 

[Fragment].  No author named.  1 sheet.  First line: "Young man: 'You shut up.'  (He swings at Bystander with cane)."  (Typescript).

[Unidentified A].  No author named.  First line: "Act One.  The Joyce mansion stands in the Murray Hill section…"  (Holograph).

[Unidentified A].  Act Three].  No author named.  First line: "Ann: 'I don't know how I made such foolish mistakes.'"  (Holograph).

[Unidentified].  No author named.  First line: "Story: Scene between apothecary and wife."  (Holograph).

 

Unidentified Manuscripts of Plays (Boxed with the rest of Plays, at the end)
[Plays arranged alphabetically by first line]

"Act One: Sitting room at Halfrin's, bar girls."  (Holograph).

"Act One: The curtain ascends in darkness."  5 pages.  (Typescript).

"Aid from Europe was the first thought…"  28 pages.  Concerns the American Revolution and French aid, M. Beaumarchais.  Prose outline for a play.  (Typescript).

"Tom: I don't remember it."  Pages from Acts 1 and 2, not in order.  Characters include Tom, Geordie, Amanda, Sharsig, Baxter.  (Typescript).


III. Photoplays (silent films), Scripts for Animated Films, and Verse
Photoplays:

"Checkmate!"  By H.A. Roberts and John T. McIntyre.  22 pages.  First line: "Scene 1: (Hall in office building).  Morton Joyce appears…"  (Typescript).

"Counted Out: A Motion Picture Scenario."  By John T. McIntyre.  56 pages.  First line: "Ned Powers is chemical engineer…"  (Typescript).

"Counted Out."  By John T. McIntyre and C.M. Stuart.  35 pages.  First line: "A beautiful and unscrupulous woman…"  (Typescript).

"Counted Out." [synopsis].  By John T. McIntyre.  4 pages.  First line: "Cal Dawson, a Montana cowboy…"  (Typescript).

"The Dragon Balcony: A Photoplay in Five Reels."  By John T. McIntyre.  28 pages.  First line: "A noble Chinese girl, on her way to New York, receives a disturbing message."  (Typescript).

"The Golden Bullet."  By John T. McIntyre.  31 pages.  First line: "George Mitchell, owner of the Cactus V Ranch…"  (Typescript).

"The Show Window Lady: A Photoplay in Three Reels."  By John T. McIntyre. 
11 pages.  First line: "Scene 1: (A plainly furnished bedroom).  Anna is seated on the edge of the bed…"  (Typescript).

"The Show Window Lady: A Photoplay in One Reel and Twenty-three Scenes."  By John T. McIntyre.  6 pages.  First line: "Anna, a very pretty girl, is out of employment."  (Typescript).

"Struck Down." [186 scenes].  By John T. McIntyre.  26 pages.  First line:
"Scene 1: (Room, Margaret Whitney's).  She is a very handsome woman…" 
(3 copies. Typescript).

"The Texas Ranger: A Photoplay in Three Reels."  By John T. McIntyre and Charles M. Stuart.  24 pages.  First line: "Frank Deering.  Captain of the Texas Rangers, overhears a conversation in the "Longhorn" saloon."  (Typescript. See "The Ranger").

"Wright and Lefty: A Comic Drama Done in Pictures."  Author not named.  50 Strips.  First line: "Remarks: Put in background with as few strokes as possible."  (3 copies.  Typescript).
 

Verse

"A Prayer."  By John T. McIntyre.  Published in: The Sight-Giver.  Vol. VII, No. 2.  Page 3.  18 lines.  First line: "Christ Jesus!"

"The Gal With The Painted Gams."  By John T. McIntyre.  18 lines.  First line: "This to the breeze of a summers day."  (Typescript.  11 copies).

 

IV. McIntyre Non-fiction Manuscripts

(Arranged alphabetically by title)

"Christmas Books."  By John T. McIntyre. 3 pages.  First line: "The time was when it was a fixed belief…"  (Typescript).

"Corbett and Sullivan."  Author not named.  4 pages.  (see "John L. Sullivan Appears.")  First line: "In the early 1890's, the hardy old warrior of the prize ring, John L. Sullivan…"  (2 copies.  Typescript).

"Fist Fighters: Battles in the Ring from Jim Figg to Joe Louis."  Part 1 of 3.  118 pages.  First line: "Boxing, if one considers it as a business and not as a sport…"  (2 copies.  Typescript).

"Fist Fighters."  Part 2 of 3.  Pages  119-231.  First line: "Tommy Ryan, who fought for years…"  (2 copies.  Typescript).

"Fist Fighters."  Part 3 of 3.  Pages 232-340.  First line: "After Tommy Ryan…"  (2 copies.  Typescript).

"John L. Sullivan Appears."  Author not named.  4 pages.  (See "Corbett and Sullivan").  First line: "In the year 1880, championship battles…"  (3 copies. Typescript).

[Literature in Philadelphia].  Author not named.  7 pages.  First line: "When what are some times called…"  (Typescript).

"The Old Weekly Story Papers."  By John T. McIntyre and Wm. J. Benners.  37 pages.  First line: "The trouble broke out some years ago…"  (2 copies, of which one names only McIntyre as author.  Typescript).

"The Other Side of No Man's Land."  Author not named.  20 pages.  First line: "With the growing sympathy for former…"  (Title uncertain; the above title assigned from last line).  (Typescript).

"Sub-Literature: A review of the old weekly story papers."  39 pages.  First line: "On the tenth of May in the year 1920,…"  (3 copies, 1 partial.  Typescript).

"Within the Kremlin Walls."  Author not named.  [Ziekursch?]  30 pages in two parts, plus draft.  First line: "The world cannot escape war."  (2 copies, plus draft.  Typescript).

"Within the Kremlin Walls." [?]  Notes, clippings.  (Holograph).


 

Unidentified Non-Fiction

(arranged by first line)

"A radical change is impending in the method…"  21 pages.  (Typescript).

"… almost all they think or talk about…"  Pages 12-15.  (Typescript).

 

V.  McIntyre's Unidentified Manuscripts (unidentified sheets, title-less works, incomplete manuscripts, etc. etc.)

       A.    Manuscripts arranged by first line, where first page is present.

"Constable Galton had a bad reputation…"  24 pages.  (Typescript).

"Drive down to Corpus Christi,' Jim Fife said to me…"  18 pages of holograph in a mostly unused writing pad; 4 pages of typescript.

"Duddington Pell Chambers was brushing his hair…"  4 pages.  (Holograph).

"Entrance to Madison Square Garden.  Night of the bout…"  8 pages.  (Typescript).

"The girl standing at the front of the pier…"  (Manuscript of T. von Ziekursch?  Alaska, salmon, Captain Thralmar, etc.)  (Holograph).

"Halliday loosened the gun in the holster…"  13 pages.  (Typescript).

"It was a rainy, dismal night…"  4 pages.  (Holograph). 

"It was Jonesy who showed Elsa…"  108 pages.  (Typescript).

"It was just about midnight…"  6 pages.  (Holograph).

"Jerry Mooney had a half dozen people to see that morning…"  31 pages.  (Holograph).

"Jim Macy was driving…"  Pages in disorder in three folders.  (Holograph).

"London!  A dark day during the…"  (Manuscript and notes.  Holograph).

"Montana Jones was smoking…"  (Holograph).

"Some years ago there was a considerable stir made in the matter of Moses Brown…"  (Fragile: sheets folded in half and disintegrated at the crease).  (Holograph).

"The wild gods howled, savage, triumphant."  131 pages, complete.  (Typescript).

"There was a bustle of activity in the lanes…"  28 pages, complete.  (Typescript).

"This Sharsig was a nice fellah."  7 pages, complete.  (Typescript).


B.   Manuscripts arranged alphabetically by speculative title.

"Anna Maslova."  4 pages of notes.  (Holograph).

"Cast Out."  Various pages from page 128.  Title found on envelope.  (Typescript).

"Eagles in the Sun."  "6 Pentagon Terrance."  "Twice Dead."  (Miscellaneous pages include parts of these 3 titles).  (Typescript).

"Green Ice."  (Title taken from envelope).  Various pages from 39-146.  (Typescript).

"Rolling Into The Sun."  Miscellaneous notes, material, found in folder reading "Material: Rolling Into The Sun."  (Holograph).

"Tom Drake."  (Title taken from last sentence).  Pages 970-997.  (Typescript).


C.   Complete sections of manuscripts, missing the first section (arranged by first line).

"After leaving the Spring Garden Street house…"  Pages 125-194.  (Typescript).

"After leaving the Spring Garden Street house…"  Pages 129-197. (Typescript).

"At the Hotel Europe, Terry and I sat down…"  Pages 175-344.  Part A (for
part B, see "The Fife-Gainor Ranch…")  (Typescript).

"Bud Hedges took off his wide-brimmed hat…"  Pages 505-681.  (Same last
line, similar characters to "The matter of killing of…" (below)). (Typescript).

"It was after dark on that same night…"  Pages 100-200½.  (Part A.  For Part
B, see "Pat Greer, a little later…" below).  (Typescript).

"Pat Greer, a little later…"  Pages 201-309.  (Part B.  For Part A, see "It was
after dark…" above).  (Typescript).

"The Fife-Gainor ranch was about midway…"  Pages 345-504.  (Part B.  For
Part A, see "At the Hotel Europe…" above).  (Typescript).

"The matter of the killing of J.B. Hedges…"  Pages 159-319.  (Same last line,
similar characters to "Bud Hedges took…" above).  (Typescript).

"The old Theatre Francais…" Pages 107-222.  (Typescript).

"… to Wally's apartment.  But she was careful…"  Pages 128-251. (Typescript).

"When Jerry returned to the hotel…"  Pages 67-124.  (Typescript).

"When Jerry returned to the hotel…"  Pages 70-128.  (Typescript).

"When Terry returned from the ministry…"  Pages 126-251.  (2 copies. Typescript).

"… wondered what it'd be like."  Pages 108-215.  (Typescript).

 

D.   Incomplete manuscripts missing their first page.  Arranged by first line.

"Big Georgie Lotts, at his gymnasium…"  Pages 75-194.  (Typescript).

"… Chubby.  'I'd better get to business.'"  Pages 11-24, 26-27.  (Typescript).

"… considerable of a chance?"  Page 24.  (Typescript of an Ashton-Kirk story).

"… jolly woman like him."  11 pages.  (Holograph).

"… of.  Wally was a stooge…"  Page 103.  (Typescript).

"San Antonio is about 150 miles from…"  (Holograph).

"… telephone range at that moment…"  (Typescript).

"The small explosions of light continued…"  Pages 9-38.  (Typescript).

"There was a row of a half dozen doors…"  Pages 39-52.  (Holograph).

"… with that gallant gloveman, Joe Choynski."  Pages 2-4.  (Typescript).

 

E.    Notes and outlines, unidentified, arranged by first line.

"A young man and his sister live…"  (Outline.  Holograph).

"Gerald Nelson, a young American of means…"  Outline for the Silent Brotherhood?  (Typescript).

"… he comes face to face with Joan."  (Holograph).

"Plot: an English man servant."  (Outline, notes.  Holograph).

"Stephen Foster.  The family.  Settlement in Pittsburgh."  (Notes: for fiction or about dime novels?  Holograph).

"The church stands facing the square."  (Holograph).

"The Copnal Garden.  The hat check girl."  (Holograph).

"The man and his wife and the trained dog."  (Outline.  Holograph).

2 folders of unidentified notes that were pulled from 2 binders.

1 folder of identified scraps of notes.

 

F.    6 folders of unidentified miscellaneous manuscript material. 
(Typescript and Holograph).

 

VI. Manuscripts by known authors other Than McIntyre, present in his Papers
(arranged alphabetically by author)

Dixon, R.G.  "A Gift of Emeralds."  17 pages.  First line: "That Christmas eve was no night for anyone to be abroad…"

Dixon, R.G.  “Death’s Hand.”  [Illustrated by Leo Morey.]  In: Complete Detective Novel Magazine.  August 1932.  No. 50.  pp. 8-101.  First line: “‘What do you think of it, Manny?’ said Tom Burke to me.”

Dixon, R.G.  "Looking for Johnson."  Nine 'groups.'  First line: "I got off the train with a roll of expense money, and orders to find Johnson…"  (Typescript. 3 copies).

Dixon, R.G.  "Mooney Moves Around."  98 pages.  First line: "The gray morning dripped into the streets…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

Dixon, R.G.   "Murder on the Speedway."  16 pages.  First line: "Tom Burke had finished a cocaine smuggling case that day…"  (Typescript).

Dixon, R.G.  "Quick Work."  18 pages. First line: "One afternoon, late in October, I was smoking a cigarette with Tom Burke…"  (Typescript).

Dixon, R.G.  "White Death."  8 pages, incomplete.  First line: "He was a short man, rather thick-set and about forty years of age."  (Typescript. 1 copy, incomplete).

Emmett, William Lawrence.  "Sea Hawks of the Revolution."  5 pages.  First line: "Contents: Chapter 1: In which old Clay Porterfield speaks his mind…"  (Typescript. Outline. Rejection letter from Rinehart and Co. included).

Emmett, William Lawrence.  "Sea-Hawks of the Revolution." Part 1 of 3.  118 pages.  Chapters I-XVI.  First line: "'I tell you, Ann,' stormed the old master of Porterfield House, 'he shall be sent off at once!'"  (Typescript).

Emmett, William Lawrence.  "Sea-Hawks of the Revolution." Part 2 of 3.  Pages 119-240.  Chapters XVII-XXX.  First line: "The gardens belonging to the commodore's mansion were illuminated by many lights…"  (Typescript.  See "Young Sea Hawks of the Revolution" for another copy, and Part 3).

Emmett, William Lawrence.  "Young Sea Hawks of the Revolution: A Story of Tall Ships and Deep Water."  First line: "Chapter 1: In which old Clay Porterfield speaks his mind…"  (Holograph, Typescript.  Outline, notes, draft).

Emmett, William Lawrence.  "Young Sea Hawks of the Revolution: A Story of Tall Ships and Deep Water." Part 1 of 3.  118 pages.  First line: "'I tell you, Ann," stormed the old master of Porterfield House, 'he shall be sent off at once!'"  (typescript. 2 copies).

Emmett, William Lawrence.  "Young Sea Hawks of the Revolution: A Story of Tall Ships and Deep Water." Part 2 of 3.  Pages 119-240.  First line: "The gardens belonging to the commodore's mansion were illuminated by many lights…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

Emmett, William Lawrence.  "Young Sea Hawks of the Revolution: A Story of Tall Ships and Deep Water." Part 3 of 3.  Pages 241-363.  First line: "The wounded man was carried away and placed in the care of a doctor and nurses."  (Typescript. 3 copies).

Emmett, William Lawrence.  "Young Sea Hawks of the Revolution: A Story of Tall Ships and Deep Water."    First line: "Chapter 1: In which old Clay Porterfield speaks his mind…"  (Holograph, Typescript.  Outline, notes, draft)."Blackmail."  By Kerry O'Neil.  23 pages.  First line: "The telephone buzzed and Jerry Mooney took it up."  (Typescript.  2 copies).

Gates, MacBurney.  “The Bronze Badge.”  (“A Series of ten swiftly moving novels, each complete in itself yet with a central thread . . .”)  I.  “The Adventure of the Pelican Club.”  In: Brief Stories.  [n.d.].  pp. 59-64.  First line: “The first time I ever saw Cravath was at Bernard’s . . .”

Gates, MacBurney. “The Bronze Badge.” II.  The Adventure of the Double Cross.” (“A Series of ten swiftly moving novels, each complete in itself yet with a central thread . . .”)  In: Brief Stories.  [n.d.].  pp. 98-102.  First line: “Cravath lived in a pretty suburban place . . .” 

Gates, MacBurney. “The Bronze Badge.”  III.  “The Adventure of Crosby’s June.” (“A Series of ten swiftly moving novels, each complete in itself yet with a central thread . . .”)  In: Brief Stories.  [n.d.].  pp. 92-98.  First line: “I had not yet arisen when Charlie Paterson came in.”

Gates, MacBurney. “The Bronze Badge.”  IV.  “The Adventure of The Beautiful Lady.” (“A Series of ten swiftly moving novels, each complete in itself yet with a central thread . . .”)  In: Brief Stories.  [n.d.].  pp. 110-116.  First line: “When we left the cab stable . . .” 

Gates, MacBurney. “The Bronze Badge.”  V.  “The Adventure of the Hindoo Butler.” (“A Series of ten swiftly moving novels, each complete in itself yet with a central thread . . .”)  In: Brief Stories.  [n.d.].  pp. 107-112.  First line: “I called at Cravath’s a few nights later . . .” 

Gates, MacBurney. “The Bronze Badge.”  VI.  “The Adventure of the Swiss Professor.” (“A Series of ten swiftly moving novels, each complete in itself yet with a central thread . . .”)  In: Brief Stories.  [n.d.].  pp. 101-106.  First line: “One day about four in the afternoon . . .”

Gates, MacBurney. “The Bronze Badge.”  VII.  “The Adventure of the Lonely House.” (“A Series of ten swiftly moving novels, each complete in itself yet with a central thread . . .”)  In: Brief Stories.  [n.d.].  pp. 100-106.  First line: “One evening not long after the affair of the Swiss professor . . .”

Gates, MacBurney. “The Bronze Badge.”  VIII.  “The Adventure of the Merchant’s Trust.”  [Illustrated.]  (“A Series of ten swiftly moving novels, each complete in itself yet with a central thread . . .”)  In: Brief Stories.  [n.d.].  pp. 78-84.  First line: “Cravath Stopped at my hotel about noon one day . . .”

Gates, MacBurney. “The Bronze Badge.”  IX.  “The Adventure of La Sultana.”  [Illustrated].  (“A Series of ten swiftly moving novels, each complete in itself yet with a central thread . . .”)  In: Brief Stories.  [n.d.].  pp. 102-108.  First line: “It was by the merest chance that I saw Cravath that morning.”

Gates, MacBurney. “The Bronze Badge.”  X. (Conclusion.)  “The Adventure of the French Restaurant.” [Illustrated]. (“A Series of ten swiftly moving novels, each complete in itself yet with a central thread . . .”)  In: Brief Stories.  [n.d.].  pp. 99-106.  First line: “Of course I was not to win a lady fair . . .”  (For this and the previous 9 entries, see “Bindings of Multiple Stories, vol. 2”).

Gates, MacBurney.  "Kildare, of the Pony Express."  213 pages. 
First line: "Of two pictures, here is the first."  (Typescript).

Gates, MacBurney. “Sharp Work.”  (“Complete Book-Length Novel.”)  In: Brief Stories Magazine.  [n.d.]  pp. 3-90.  First line: “Kenyon ate the good little dinner . . .”  First chapter heading: “The Girl in the Limousine.”  See “Bindings of Multiple Stories, Vol. 1.”

Kearney, George F.  "Pappy and Katy: A One-Act Play."  "An episode in the love life of Benjamin Franklin."  18 pages.  First line: "Exterior of Franklin's print shop…"  (Typescript).

Kearney, George F.  "Tomorrow is important: A conversation piece in one scene."  Concerning Joseph Bonaparte (Napoleon's brother).  7 pages.  First line: "The first floor parlor of the residence of Joseph Bonaparte."  (Typescript).

McIntyre, John T. "He Couldn't Forget Her."  By Richard Tasker Wells. 204* pages.  First line: "As Grace Whitney walked down between the lines of tables at the Argentine…"  (Typescript). (2 copies). (See "Oliver had Left His Home").

McIntyre, John T.  "While the Great Herds were Building." Part 1 of 4.  1 copy under Richard Tasker Welles, the other under John T. McIntyre.  174 pages.  Chapters I-XIV.  First line: "Jim Fife had asked me to go on ahead of him to New Orleans and meet his son…"  (Typescript.  2 copies).

McIntyre, John T.   "While the Great Herds were Building." Part 2 of 4.  Pages 175-344.  Chapters XV-XXVI.  First line: "At the Hotel Europe, Terry and I sat down and he told me what had passed between himself and the jeweler…"  (Typescript.  1 copy).

McIntyre, John T.  "While the Great Herds were Building." Part 3 of 4.  (1 copy) Pages 345-504.  Chapters XXVII-XXXVII.  (other copy) Pages 345-519, chapters XXVII-XXXVIII.  First line: "The Fife-Gainor Ranch was about midway between the Frio and the Nueces rivers."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

McIntyre, John T.  "While the Great Herds were Building." Part 4 of 4.  Pages 520-681.  Chapters XXXIX-L. First line: "The matter of the killing of Cajaco had caught the attention of the whole region there abouts."  (Typescript. 1 copy).

McIntyre, John T.  "While the Great Herds were Building." Part 4 of 4.  Pages 505-681.  Chapters XXXVIII-L.  First line: "Bud Hedges took off his wide-rimmed hat as he came into the room…"  (Typescript. 1 copy).

Miles, Homer.  "Bridge is Important: An Observation."  7 episodes.  First line: "Scene: This is the house of the Dwights."  (Typescript).

Page, Ralph.  “The Night Devil.”  [Illustrated by Leo Morey.].  In: The Wild West Stories and Complete Novel Magazine.  [n.d.].  pp. 8-71.  First line: “Three riders drew quickly aside off the vague trail.”

Roesgen, J.H.  "Foothold: A Novel of Youth."  ('Sample Pages') 44 pages.  First line: "John Marsh was not by nature irritable…"  (Typescript.  See Roesgen's file in McIntyre's Personal Correspondence).

Stewart, Roger Gordon or T. Von Ziekursch.  "The Lights of God."  17 pages.  First line: "In the core that fronted the post at Apwik House…"  (3 copies, typed 3 different times; same text.  One is "by T. von Ziekursch."  Under the title of another, in pen, is written "By Roger Gordon Stewart").

Stewart, Roger Gordon or T. Von Ziekursch.  "Under the Wire."  Roger Gordon Stewart (one copy) or T. von Ziekursch (second copy).  34 pages.  First line: "There was a bustle of activity in the lanes between the stables despite the early hour."  (Typescript.  2 copies written under 2 names.  With the copy by von Ziekursch a rejection letter is included).

Thompson, C. Patrick.  "High Society of Crookdom."  In: New York Herald Tribune Magazine, Sunday, 26 July 1931.  Pages 4-5, 24 (but other pages are included in folder).  (Tear sheets).

Von Reitzenstein, Rolf.  "Espionage in the Department of Censure in England during the War."  2 folders.  First line: Immediately after the World War broke out…"  (Holograph and Typescript).

Von Steinach, Rolf; Rolf von Reuben; R.v.R.  Miscellaneous espionage writing.  2 folders.  Included is letter from von Steinach to von Ziekursch.  (Typescript, Holograph).

Von Ziekursch, T.  “A Debt of Death.”  In: Short Stories.  May 25, 1928.  Vol. 123, no. 4, whole 538.  pp. 45-54.  First line:  “The North’s gods laughed in supreme derision.”

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Before the Barrier Rises."  12 pages.  First line: "The old chap talks as he straightens his tie."  (Typescript).

Von Ziekursch. Theordore.  "Beneath the Calling Moon."  24 pages.
First line: "Dave Brame rode along behind Billie Jordan…"  (Typescript).

"Beneath the Calling Moon."  No author named.  First line: "Dave Brame rode along behind Billie Jordan."  (Holograph).

Von Ziekursch, T. "Beneath the Spruce."  Cover sheet only, no text.  (Typed).

Von Ziekursch, T. "Beneath the Spruce."  Cover sheet only, no text.  (Typed)."Clouds over Alsek."  "48,000 words."  First line: "She stood on the dock alone, hat in hand…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Clouds over Alsek."  "48,000 words."  First line: "She stood on the dock alone, hat in hand…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Daughters of the Old Gods."  12/14 pages.  First line: "In the place of death was life."  (Typescript). (4 copies, two shorter (12 pages, not 14) because they are in a smaller size type).

Von Ziekursch, T.  “Desert Sacrifice.”  In: Brief Stories Magazine.  September 1924.  Vol. 11, no 1.  pp. 89-94.  First line: “Tufted cloud banks passed over, impersonal things at enormous heights.” 

Von Ziekursch, T. “Dogs of the Trail.”  In: Western Story Magazine.  Jan 13, 1923.  Vol. 31, no. 5.  pp.  62-70.  First line: “Once Yanik cracked  the long whip, then strode forward past the sledge . . .”

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Hitler."  First line: "In this article I am going to pull back the curtains…"  (first installment?) (Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Hitler" (second installment). 14 pages.  First line: "In Germany itself, except for those who are on the inside…"  (2 copies.  Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Hitler, third article." 14 pages.  First line: "The Nazi government of Adolf Hitler…"  (2 copies.  Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Hitler, fourth article." 16 pages.  First line: "The climax of all the intrigues and plottings…"  (2 copies, one of which shorter by 1 page. Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Hitler." 17 pages.  First line: "Those who are on the inside circles in Germany…"  (Which installment number is this?)  (2 copies. Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Hitler." (drafts, revisions).  (Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T. “In Chateau Bernard.”  In: Public Ledger (?).  5 columns slipped from a newspaper.  [No date.]  First line: “The Argonne presented a beautiful appearance. . .” 

Von Ziekursch, T. “John Blanket’s Lead Dog.”  [Illustrated].  In: Adventure.  Vol. 34, no. 2.  April 20, 1922.  pp. 123-130.  First line: “John Blanket was a most unusual master.”

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Lords of a Thousand Herds." Part 1 of 2.  First line: "White against the blue of the Mexican sky, with long ells and wings…"  (Typescript). (Pages unnumbered).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Lords of a Thousand Herds." Part 2 of 2.  First line: "The evening had settled by the time he unsaddled his mount…"  (Typescript). (Pages unnumbered).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "The Mistress of Mars."  100 pages.  First line: "This story in all its essentials is true."  (Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T. “Nemesis Plays a Hand.”  In: Adventure.  July 30, 1922.  Vol. 35, no. 6.  pp. 159-163.  First line: “Of course I ain’t sayin’ nothin’ about the laws of marriage.”

Von Ziekursch, T.  "No More Phoo-Phoo Dust."  "Then the Bugle."  "Before the Barrier Rises."  ["suggested titles"]  21 pages.  First line: "A radical change is impending in the method surrounding horse racing in this country…"

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Nootka, the Kadiak."  2 pages, incomplete.  First line: "White capped waves sped across the northern sea and raced on past the point of land…"

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Nootka, the Kadiak."  Pages 3-17 (missing beginning and end).  First line: "His whimperings rose until they were dismal wails…"  (Typescript. Incomplete).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "The Paths of Justice."  21 pages.  First line: "The Mounted  is proud of its traditions…"  (Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "The Red Test."  20 pages.  First line: "Ainsworth's nerve was broken when he crashed back of the Somme after the controls were shot away."  (Typescript.  The envelope also in the folder contained also "Beneath the Calling Moon, "The Steed of Shinav," and "What Started the Rush."

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Shaman, the Wolf's Son."  145 pages.  First line: "A storm wind swirled down through the passes, bitter cold over the crust that sheathed the snow…"  (Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Sons of the Conqueror Seek Fame."  20 pages.  First line: "In the realm of turf there is dream."  (Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T.   "Sons of the Conqueror Seek Fame."  15 pages.  First line: "In the realm of the turf there is a dream."  (Typescript. 2 copies).

Von Ziekursch, T.   "The Steed of Shinav."  11 pages.  Fist line: "In the west a ball of molten, oranged red seared the jarred escarpments."

Von Ziekursch, T.  "The Steed of Shinav."  11 pages.  First line: "In the west a ball of molten, oranged red…"  (Typescript with corrections).

Von Ziekursch, T.   "The Supreme Urge."  15 pages.  First line: "The mystery of the night was strong upon the desert and the wild, forbidding heights that reared above it."  (Typescript). (3 copies, 1 entitled "The Compelling Urge").

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Three in the Desert."  16 pages.  First line: "In a basin-like hollow of the desert the dry wash had its beginning, abrupt, sinister."  (Typescript).

Von Ziekursch, T.  "Three in the Desert."  16 pages.  First line: "In a basin-like hollow of the desert the dry wash…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

Von Ziekursch, T. “Trail of the Seigneurs.”  [Illustrated by Jay McArdle.]  In: Short Stories.  1936.  pp. 10-116.  First line: “Marshall had the feeling — the utterly unaccountable feeling — . . .”   First chapter heading: “Down North.”  (Torn out from magazine and bound in paper by the author).

Von Ziekursch, T. “The Way of a Dog.” [Illustrated.]  In: Short Stories.  May 10, 1925.  Vol. 91, no. 3, whole 466.  Pp. 96-105.  First line: “Through the blackness of the forest the wind tore like the maniacal breath of some depraved spirit . . .”

Von Ziekursch, T.  "What Started the Rush."  12 pages.  First line: "Very many things can be blamed on coincidence in want of a better name…"  (Typescript).

(Note: Some "Wells" typescripts spelled "Welles")

Wells, Richard Tasker.  "The Aryan Comes Striding." Part 1 of 4.  157 pages.  First line: "The Little Polish far was green with spring, and Anna Maslova…"  (Typescript).

Wells, Richard Tasker. "The Aryan Comes Striding." Part 2 of 4.  Pages 158-322.  First line: "There were a great many girls at the Refuge…"  (Typescript).

Wells, Richard Tasker. "The Aryan Comes Striding." Part 3 of 4.  Pages 323-485.  First line: "A half hour later, Anna Maslova sat in the car at the tower door…"  (Typescript).

Wells, Richard Tasker. "The Aryan Comes Striding." Part 4 of 4.  Pages 486-626.  First line: "Troop's telephone, at the Flagan, rang next morning before he'd arisen."  (Typescript).

Wells, Richard Tasker.  "Forty Fronts."  18 pages.  First line: "Joe Daly's telephone rang sharply at his elbow…"  (Typescript).

Wells, Richard Tasker. "Gun Smoke Along the Nueces."  2 pages: incomplete.  First line: "The ranch house at C-G was one story…"  (Typescript. 2 copies).

Wells, Richard Tasker.  “Murder at Pelham.”  [Frontispiece by HLV Parkhurst.]  In: Complete Detective Novel Magazine.  May 1932.  No. 47.  pp. 8-98.  First line: “Jerry Mooney, of Collins and Mooney, Private Detectives, sat tipped back in his chair.”

Wells, Richard Tasker. “Terror in the Night.”  [Illustrated by Leo Morey.]  In: Complete Detective Novel Magazine.  July 1932.  No. 49.  pp. 6-93.  First line: “Jerry Mooney came into the office of Collins & Mooney with dragging thread.”  (Final page has an advertisement for “Death’s Hand” by R.G. Dixon).

Wells, Richard Tasker.  "That Hour May Strike." Part One of Three.  138 pages.  First line: "The Polish countryside was green with spring as the beautiful blonde Anna Maslova…"  (Typescript).

Wells, Richard Tasker.  "That Hour May Strike." Part Two of Three.  Pages 139-263.  First line: "With set lips, Troop bent over the form of the young director."  (Typescript).

Wells, Richard Tasker.  "That Hour May Strike." Part Three of Three.  Pages 264-407.  First line: "On Troop's third day he went to see Segerson."  (Typescript).

 

Unidentified Writings not by McIntyre
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"In 1928 an American inventor exhibited his new 'Lighter-than-air-ship to the public."  2 pages.  (Holograph).