The Third Ingredient


Short story about two young women who live in a tenement.

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16, 721-864, 17-164 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910 December 1908.


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Short story about two young women who live in a tenement.

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16, 721-864, 17-164 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.


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  • Everybody's Magazine 19.6 (Dec. 1908): 790-7.


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O. Henry Project

Written under the pseudonym O. Henry, the stories of William Sydney Porter are available as they first appeared in the popular magazines of the day.

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  • December 1908

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  • Jan. 8, 2011, 2:31 p.m.

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  • Sept. 20, 2017, 7:02 p.m.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910. The Third Ingredient, prose (fiction), December 1908; New York. ( accessed March 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.