Anybody Can Do Anything

Episodes

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0120090413
01*20090413"Debora Weston reads Betty MacDonald's comic novel about life as a single mother in America during the Great Depression.

Mary is certain that anybody can do anything, especially her sister Betty, who leaves her husband and his chicken ranch and returns to the bosom of her warm and noisy family in Seattle.

Betty leaves her husband and returns to her warm and noisy family in Seattle."

01*20090413"Debora Weston reads Betty MacDonald's comic novel about life as a single mother in America during the Great Depression.

Mary is certain that anybody can do anything, especially her sister Betty, who leaves her husband and his chicken ranch and returns to the bosom of her warm and noisy family in Seattle.

Betty leaves her husband and returns to her warm and noisy family in Seattle.

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01*20090413Debora Weston reads Betty MacDonald's comic novel about life as a single mother in America during the Great Depression.

Mary is certain that anybody can do anything, especially her sister Betty, who leaves her husband and his chicken ranch and returns to the bosom of her warm and noisy family in Seattle.

Betty leaves her husband and returns to her warm and noisy family in Seattle.

0220090414
02* *20090414"Mary gets Betty a job as a shorthand typist, but she does not know shorthand and cannot type."
02* *20090414"Mary gets Betty a job as a shorthand typist, but she does not know shorthand and cannot type.

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02* *20090414Mary gets Betty a job as a shorthand typist, but she does not know shorthand and cannot type.
0320090415
03*20090415Debora Weston reads Betty MacDonald's comic novel about life as a single mother in America during the Great Depression.

Mary sets up a string of disastrous dates for Betty.

03*20090415Debora Weston reads Betty MacDonald's comic novel about life as a single mother in America during the Great Depression.

Mary sets up a string of disastrous dates for Betty.

0420090416
04*20090416February 1933 is a terrible time to be out of a job.

Even Mary has a hard time lining up interviews for Betty.

04*20090416February 1933 is a terrible time to be out of a job.

Even Mary has a hard time lining up interviews for Betty.

0520090417
05*20090417"Unlike Mary, Betty is hopeless at selling advertising, so she gets work as a photographic tinter, a fur coat model-cum-book-keeper and secretary to a mobster."
05*20090417"Unlike Mary, Betty is hopeless at selling advertising, so she gets work as a photographic tinter, a fur coat model-cum-book-keeper and secretary to a mobster.

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05*20090417Unlike Mary, Betty is hopeless at selling advertising, so she gets work as a photographic tinter, a fur coat model-cum-book-keeper and secretary to a mobster.
0620090420
06*20090420"Debora Weston reads Betty MacDonald's comic novel about life as a single mother in America during the Great Depression.

During the worst of the Great Depression, Betty and her sisters have to find cheap ways to have fun.

During the worst of the Depression, Betty and her sisters must find cheap ways to have fun"

06*20090420"Debora Weston reads Betty MacDonald's comic novel about life as a single mother in America during the Great Depression.

During the worst of the Great Depression, Betty and her sisters have to find cheap ways to have fun.

During the worst of the Depression, Betty and her sisters must find cheap ways to have fun

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06*20090420Debora Weston reads Betty MacDonald's comic novel about life as a single mother in America during the Great Depression.

During the worst of the Great Depression, Betty and her sisters have to find cheap ways to have fun.

During the worst of the Depression, Betty and her sisters must find cheap ways to have fun

0720090421
07*20090421Betty discovers that the Friendly Loan Company is not all that friendly when she cannot keep up her payments.
07*20090421Betty discovers that the Friendly Loan Company is not all that friendly when she cannot keep up her payments.
0820090422Mary gets Mother a job as a radio dramatist and Betty has to work with the sinister Dorita
0820090422Mary gets Mother a job as a radio dramatist and Betty has to work with the sinister Dorita
08*20090422Mary gets Mother a job as a radio dramatist and Betty has to work with the sinister Dorita
08*20090422Mary gets Mother a job as a radio dramatist and Betty has to work with the sinister Dorita
0920090423
09*20090423Betty resolves never to go to another office party.
09*20090423Betty resolves never to go to another office party.
10 LAST20090424
10 LAST*20090424"Mary tells a publisher about Betty's wonderful new book, which is news to Betty, too."
10 LAST*20090424"Mary tells a publisher about Betty's wonderful new book, which is news to Betty, too.

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10 LAST*20090424Mary tells a publisher about Betty's wonderful new book, which is news to Betty, too.