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  • "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" is an 1865 short story by Mark Twain. It was his first great success as a writer and brought him national
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  • Frog jumping is a competitive pastime for humans in which frogs are entered into competitions to jump certain distances. Frog jumping contests are held
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  • heard a story that he would later turn into his short story "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County".[citation needed] The hotel was originally
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  • being "The Frog Jump Capital of Ohio." Since 1962, it has held an annual contest patterned after Mark Twain's story, "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras
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  • York City and Boston; Dan'l Webster, the name of a fictional frog featured in Mark Twain's short story The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County.
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  • Missouri after being away for a decade from his wife and son. He brings a jumping frog which he calls Daniel Webster with him, and immediately upon his arrival
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  • female assassin with razor claws named Francisca Calavera "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County", a short story by Mark Twain Calaveras Big
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  • short story, "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County", was first published under the title "Jim Smiley and His Jumping Frog" in The Saturday Press
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  • written by Mark Twain, for instance, the inspiration “Frog long jump” is from The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County which is Mark Twain’s first famous
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  • "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" on a story he claimed he heard at the Angels Hotel in 1865. The event is commemorated with a Jumping Frog
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  • threatened frog. This protected habitat did not include any land in Calaveras County, the setting of Mark Twain's short story, "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of
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  • Tarkington • The secret life of Walter Mitty by James Thurber • The celebrated jumping frog of Calaveras County by Mark Twain • The other wise man by Henry
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  • spy in John le Carré novels Guy Smiley, on Sesame Street Jim Smiley, gambler in the Mark Twain story "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County"
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  • Oleomargarine" (2017, posthumous) Short story collections The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County and Other Sketches (1867), short story collection
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  • This list of fictional frogs and toads is subsidiary to the list of fictional animals. It is restricted solely to notable frog and toad characters from
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  • "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County", in the county. The county hosts an annual fair and Jumping Frog Jubilee, featuring a frog-jumping contest
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  • Virginia City Territorial Enterprise. His humorous story, "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County", was published in 1865, based on a story that
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  • him to enter a jumping frog contest against Bret Harte. The plot is taken from Twain's real first major story, "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras
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  • Publishing Company Publication date 1869 Media type Print Pages 685 Preceded by The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County Followed by Roughing It
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  • inside and out of the ring. The attack ended after Guerrero performed a frog splash on Billy Gunn and Benoit performed a diving headbutt on Dogg, with
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