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"Chin Music"

is a short story by Bram Stoker. It was first published in the UK under the title "A Baby Passenger" in the February 19, 1899 issue of Lloyd’s Weekly Newspaper, London, and in the US under the title "Chin Music" in the February 19, 1899 issue of the Boston Herald, Boston.

Lloyd's Weekly Newspaper (periodical)
Boston Herald (periodical)

Newspaper publication


After its appearance in Lloyd’s Weekly Newspaper and the Boston Herald, "Chin Music" was reprinted in at least fifteen newspapers in the US, Australia and New Zealand under the title "A Baby Passenger." It appeared as follows:
  • Daily Iowa State Press, Iowa City, IA, April 26, 1899
  • The Aspen Tribune, Aspen, CO, May 2, 1899
  • Victoria Advocate, Victoria, TX, May 6, 1899
  • The Press, Christchurch, New Zealand, May 6, 1899
  • The Liverpool Herald, New South Wales, Australia, May 20, 1899
  • The Dubbo Liberal, New South Wales, Australia, May 27, 1899
  • The Northern Advocate, Whangarei, New Zealand, May 27, 1899
  • The Western Mail, Perth, Western Australia, June 2, 1899
  • Des Moines Gazette, Des Moines, IA, June 8, 1899
  • The Lexington Gazette, Lexington, Virginia, June 14, 1899
  • The Shenandoah Herald, Woodstock, VA, June 23, 1899
  • The Capricornian, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia, July 1, 1899
  • The Cedar Rapids Republican, Cedar Rapids, IA, July 8, 1899
  • The Clipper, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, August 5, 1899
  • The Bruce Herald, Milton, New Zealand, July 14, 1903
  • Book publication
    A slightly different version of "Chin Music" was published in book form in 1908 in Stoker's second collection of short stories Snowbound: The Record of a Theatrical Touring Party, Collier & Co., London.

    Availability


    This short story is available as a:
  • Free text download
  • Free PDF download
  • Free PDF download (Lloyd's Weekly News)
  • Free PDF download (Boston Herald)
  • Newspaper image

    Lloyd's Weekly News, London, February 19, 1899

    Lloyd's Weekly News, London, February 19, 1899

    Boston Herald, Boston, February 19, 1899

    Boston Herald, Boston, February 19, 1899

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