Mark Twain's Secretary on the Air
Special to The New York Times
ORANGE, N. J., Nov. 30. - Miss Mary Louise Howden, who was once secretary to Mark Twain and is now a crippled patient at St. Mary's Hospital here, broadcast a talk tonight on the subject "The Mark Twain I Knew" from the hospital reception rooms through Station WOR. Miss Howden, who for four years has been unable to walk, sat in a wheel chair with microphones directly in front of her. She spoke for about twenty minutes, relating interesting things she recalled about the great humorist, who was born just ninety years ago.
Related article in Newark Evening News
See also the Memoir of Mary Howden from the New York