A classic short story by Mark Twain, originally broadcast in the 'Afternoon Reading' slot on BBC Radio 4 on 9 November 2010, to accompany the 'Autobiography of Mark Twain' (aired on 'Book of the Week'). Read by Stuart Millligan. This is the first of three of Twain's classic short story broadcasts featuring the McWilliamses, with his familiar trademarks of high farce and droll insight. In 'The McWilliamses and The Burglar Alarm' it becomes apparent that their home would be better off with a state of the art security device - if it works, that is...Read by Stuart Milligan and produced by Duncan Minshull. Download and start listening now!