Educational! Entertaining! Exciting!
Your Story Hour proudly presents this second set of exciting, dramatized stories in our new Exciting Events series.
Listen as Wassaja, a young Yavapai boy overcomes the destruction of his village and a violent abduction by a rival tribe, yet by 1899, goes on to become Dr. Carlos Montezuma—the second American Indian to become a physician in the U.S. Return to the Nebraska plains' Omaha Reservation where Chief Iron Eye's compassionate daughter (Susan LaFlesche Picotte) begins her epic journey, becoming the first American Indian woman physician.
Hear Mountain Storm as two culturally diverse teen hikers, lost in the Smoky Mountains, learn cooperation or Under His Wings where robbers attack a Peru mission boat. A poor family pulls together in The Christmas Surprise while Jeff, a compromising teenager, learns a valuable lesson about peer pressure and caring for his eccentric Uncle Dilbert. Amazing Mini-Miracles includes incredible events from the dark days of WWI and Tennessee frontier America. Great listening fro the whole family!
|Mountain Storm - When Todd and his hiking partner Almira get lost during a storm, Todd's impatience and intolerance of Almira's background come front and center, only to undergo a transformation when he learns the true circumstances of her life.
|Where's Uncle Dilbert? - Uncle Dilbert, known among neighborhood kids as "Old Weird Guy" is an embarrassment to his nephew Jeff. When Jeff is given the responsibility to check on him during the day while his parents are out of town, he almost causes a disaster.
|Under His Wings/The Christmas Surprise - The missionaries aboard a medical launch on the Amazon are protected by God when they are attacked by robbers at night. / The Children of a poor family pull together to buy their mother a much-needed Christmas present.
|Amazing Mini-Miracles - Several stories grouped together, all of which show how God's protection is always near and sometimes put into motion by the tiniest of circumstances.
|Wassaja - The Stolen Boy - Kidnapped as a child from his village by raiding Indians from another tribe, Wassaja was "sold" to a traveling photographer who adopted him as his son, renamed him Carlos Montezuma, and saw to his education. Carlos became the second Native American doctor.
|Chief Iron Eye's Daughter - The life story of Susan LaFlesh, whose father, Chief Iron Eye, realized the world for the Indian was changing and his children needed to prepare for the future. Susan became the first Native American physician.
Each of these 3 CDs has an approximate running time of 1 hour. The album has an approximate running time of 3 hours.