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Bulger's Friend

Description: Short story about an old man who joins the Salvation Army.
Date: December 26, 1901
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Enchanted Profile

Description: A short story about a wealthy woman and a young typist.
Date: November 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Discounters of Money

Description: A short story about a young millionaire in New York City.
Date: October 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

A Double-Dyed Deceiver

Description: Short story about a young man who flees to South America to avoid being sentenced for murder.
Date: December 1905
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

Hearts and Crosses

Description: Short story set in Texas.
Date: December 1904
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

Buried Treasure

Description: Short story developed during O. Henry's time working as a draftsman at the Texas General Land Office.
Date: July 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Flag Paramount

Description: A short story set in Central America and based on O. Henry's experiences in Honduras in the late 1890s.
Date: January 1902
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Door of Unrest

Description: Short story about a newspaper editor.
Date: May 1904
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Fourth in Salvador

Description: Short story about a man celebrating July Fourth in South America.
Date: July 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Ethics of Pig

Description: Short story about a man who practices "unillegal graft."
Date: October 1906
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

Calloway's Code

Description: A newspaper staff tries to decipher a code sent by a reporter abroad.
Date: September 1906
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Fifth Wheel

Description: Short story set in New York
Date: August 1907
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Caballero's Way

Description: Short story about a young desperado from the Texas-Mexico border.
Date: July 1907
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Head-Hunter

Description: A man is inspired by his time in the Philippine Islands.
Date: May 1908
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Enchanted Kiss

Description: Short story set in San Antonio
Date: February 1904
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Handbook of Hymen

Description: Short story about a man and a very helpful book.
Date: July 1906
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

A Call Loan

Description: Short story set in Texas.
Date: July 1903
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

Hearts and Hands

Description: Short story about a marshal and a prisoner.
Date: December 1902
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910

The Cactus

Description: Short story about a young bachelor.
Date: October 1902
Creator: Henry, O., 1862-1910