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You Should Worry Says John Henry

by Hugh McHugh

The book tells the story of John Henry, a young man who experiences a series of comical misadventures as he navigates through life. Set in the early 20th century, the novel showcases the wit and humor of McHugh, who was known for his satirical writing style. Through John Henry's character, McHugh explores the anxieties and uncertainties of modern life in a lighthearted and entertaining manner. "You Should Worry Says John Henry" is a delightful read for anyone who enjoys humor and satire. It offers a glimpse into the social norms and cultural values of the early 1900s and is a testament to McHugh's literary talent. The book has gained a cult following over the years and has been reprinted several times, cementing its place in the canon of American humorous literature. Overall, "You Should Worry Says John Henry" is a must-read for fans of comedy and satire. With its charming characters and witty writing, it is sure to leave readers in stitches and provide a much-needed escape from the stresses of modern life.

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Language

English

Original Language

English

Published In

1907

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Hugh McHugh

United States

Hugh McHugh was an American humorist, playwright, and author who gained popularity in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He is best known for his humorous writing style and witty sayings, whic...

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