On the occasion of the recent biographical article on John Russell, i thought it would be good to share his most famous story as it originally appeared in a magazine . The story was published in the August 18, 1927 issue of Collier’s magazine; it was illustrated by W. H. D. Koerner.
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A collection of Russell's short stories, Where The Pavement Ends, is available for download at archive.org. A few more of his short stories are available for download at unz.org. He was an excellent writer, similar to Somerset-Maugham.