Tomorrow I Will Clean the Brass by Eleanor Burford

Below are photos of the pages from Eleanor Burford’s short story, Tomorrow I Will Clean the Brass, in the periodical Penguin Parade dated 1945. It is about a wife who has been driven to murder her husband because of his neglect and parsimonious ways, and the means she found to accomplish it without detection.   CLICK THE PHOTOS TO ENLARGE PAGE 93 PAGE 94 PAGE 95 PAGE 96 PAGE 97 PAGE 98 PAGE 99 PAGE 100 PAGE 101 PAGE 102

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To Meet a Stranger by Eleanor Burford

Plaidy fan, Oliver Carter from the UK, sent this cover over to me to add to the site. To Meet a Stranger was published by Boons & Mill in 1957, and is a hard to find novel from the pen name Eleanor Burford. The author published under this pseudonym between 1941-1962 with a total of 32 books (complete list and some photos can be found here). From Book and Magazine Collector regarding Mrs. Hibbert’s penning of the Burford novels: It

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