By Harry Turtledove
Fresh from Duck Soup (1933), Julius, Leonard, Arthur and Herbert Marx - or because the international is familiar with them, Groucho, Chico, Harpo and Zeppo - are transported through a freak electric typhoon to Nacogdoches, Texas within the yr 1826. touchdown in the middle of the Fredonian uprising (the first test by way of settlers in Texas to secede from Mexico) and into the corporate of the one different Jewish individual on the town, they're in deep dreck.
Falling in with Stephen F. Austin and inadvertently filling his head with wisdom of what's to come back, our heroes probability tampering with the way forward for Texas, and maybe the total u.s., of their quest to come to their very own time.
Will they locate their long ago? Or will they be doomed to dwell out their lives with out indoor plumbing?
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Hail! Hail! by Harry Turtledove