Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Oct 3, 2018

"he could send some telegrams" [PRIO] 

"My correspondence certainly has the charm of variety," said Sherlock Holmes in "The Noble Bachelor." He could have been easily referring to the medium as well as the message.

For Holmes was an inveterate sender and receiver of telegrams. What was the messaging industry like in those days? And why did Holmes have Watson read his correspondence to him from time to time? That's what we explore in this episode of Trifles.



Have you left us a rating and review on the podcast player of your choice yet? Every review helps more people find the show. 

And please consider supporting our efforts through Patreon or PayPal.



Links / Notes


Music credits

Performers: Uncredited violinist, US Marine Chamber Orchestra

Publisher Info.: Washington, DC: United States Marine Band

CopyrightCreative Commons Attribution 3.0