Odd characters and local eccentrics:

Anon. "George Munday, the Prophet." New York Spirit of the Times 15.3(15 March 1845): 21.

Anon. " 'Horse Allen's' First Court." New York Spirit of the Times 15.21 (19 July 1845): 240.

Anon. "A Kentuckian in Havana." Southern and Southwestern Sketches: Fun, Sentiment, and Adventure. Edited by a Gentleman of Richmond. Richmond: J.W. Randolph, n.d. 121-124.

Anon. "The Original Tom Owen." New York Spirit of the Times 112: 17 (25 June 1842): 198.

Anon. "Mr. Samsonís House." Southern and Southwestern Sketches: Fun, Sentiment, and Adventure. Edited by a Gentleman of Richmond. Richmond: J.W. Randolph, n.d. 132-135.

Anon. "Old Singletire: The Man That was not Annexed." New York Spirit of the Times 15.25 (16 August 1845): 287.

Anon. "Rousing a Hoosier." Southern and Southwestern Sketches: Fun, Sentiment, and Adventure. Edited by a Gentleman of Richmond. Richmond: J.W. Randolph, n.d. 38-41.

Anon. "Simon Stutterer." New York Spirit of the Times 15.41 (6 December 1845): 480.

Anon. "Turkey Tom." Porterís Spirit of the Times, 20 December 1856 (vol 16): 252.

Anon. "Yaller Dog." St. Louis Weekly Reveille 1.8 (2 September 1844): 60.

"Chasseur Boheme." "Turkey Tom of 'Arkinsaw.' " New York Spirit of the Times 30.19 (16 June1860): 217-18.

"Everpoint." "Establishing the Science." New York Spirit of the Times 15.45 (3 January 1846): 528.

"Pardon Jones." "Letter from Pardon Jones." St. Louis Weekly Reveille 1.8 (2 September 1844): 61.

"Solitare." "Natural Acting." New York Spirit of the Times 15.26 (23 August 1845): 299.

Thorpe, Thomas Bangs. "A Frontier Incident." New York Spirit of the Times 10.35 (31 October 1840): 409.

Thorpe, Thomas Bangs. "Scene in the Picayune Sanctum, by Thorpe." New York Spirit of the Times, 14.6 (6 April 1844): 63.

Von Blixton, Jamie. "Brissentine, the Man of Golden Dreams" New York Spirit of the Times 10.37 (14 November 1840): 438-39.