Far Stretches - Some of these are pretty far out there
COME IN ITS KOOL INSIDE (19 letters)
"Hey Jude" is sung often in the series. The artist is The Beatles. The members are John Lennon, Paul McCartney?, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr (Ricard Starkey). John, Paul, George, Ringo = 19 letters.
Andy's serial number is DNF-44821-V-63 (If D = 4, N = 14, F = 6, and V = 22, then 4 + 14 + 6 + 22 + the 63 = 109 an anagram for 019) or (If V = the Roman numeral 5, then 4 + 14 + 6 + 5 + 6 + 3 = 38 or double 19)
Detta starts with the 4th letter of the alphabet, Odetta starts with the 15th letter. Susannah starts with the 19th letter of the alphabet. (D + O = S :: 4 + 15 = 19)
Sombra Real Estate (16 letters, 3 words = 19)
Mills Construction (17 letters, 2 words = 19)
Calla Bryn Sturgis (16 letters, 3 words = 19)
John Jake Chambers (16 letters and 3 words)
Cuthbert, Alain, Roland (19 letters in all)
Moses Isaac Carver (16 letters + 3 words)
Caretaker John Cullum (19 letters)
Low Men In Yellow Coats = (19 letters)
Stephen Edwin King (16 letters + 3 words)
Edward Cantor Dean (16 letters + 3 words)
"The Lady of Shadows" (19 letters)
Odetta, Detta, Susannah (19 letters in all)
Detta Susannah Walker (19 letters)
"Christopher Street" (17 letters, 2 words = 19 -- the Subway where Susannah got her legs cut off)
"Winchester .45" (add up numbers and letters = 19 -- the type of bullets Roland gets in New York)
Turtleback Lane Maine (19 letters)
The address for the Donald M. Grant, Publisher, Inc. has the zip code 03844. (0+3+8+4+4=19).
In Wolves of the Calla(I think)King refrences a Yeats poem "The Second Coming". When I looked up the poem in The Compact Bedford Introduction to Literature (sixth edition)by Michael Meyer I found it on page 909, or 90 and 9
A note that seems important -- 9 and 99 are also numbers which crop up commonly, although not with the frequency of 19. 99 is as big as 19 on the subtitle page for The Dark Tower, but in Song of Susannah, 99 is very small compared to the 19.
This is sort of out there but if you take 19 and 99,break them down(1+9=10 1+0=1,9+9=18 1+8=9)then place them next to eachother as they were at first you get 19 again
There are 19 novels between DT1 and DT4, and Wizard and Glass is the last DT book before King was hit by the car.
1. On the cover: C+E+L+L+I+S+Y+O+U+R+N+U+M+B+E+R+U+P+? = 19
2. On page 29, the plane, that went down on Charles Street in Boston, had a number on it: LN6409B (6+4+0+9) = 19
3. On page 46, Clay was trying to call his wife and dialed 9
for an outside line. Then 1
, then the Maine area code 207
: 9+1+2+0+7 = 19
4. On page 152, when they left Massachusetts they saw a sign: Manchester 19
5. On page 160, Gaiten Academy Est. (Estate) = 19
6. On page 250, they were taking route 19
out of Gaiten.
7. On page 373, the number on the piece of paper Ray had handed to Clay with the cell phone was: 207-919-9811 = 9-19-19
1. Joe Wyzer's phrase: Done-bun can't be undone is 19 letters long.
2. Chapter 19 is the final chapter of the second part.
Concordance : V1
"Characters" is listed as page 19 in the Table of contents.
The Talisman\Black House
In The Talisman, when Jack and Wolf are hitching and the first driver gets scared/pissed and drives off, Jack says he's probably on Channel Nineteen of his CB, and that the cops will be there soon.
If you count only the Books of Stephen King (Not with Peter Straub) related to the Dark Tower there are 19.
Travellin Jack Sawyer : 19 letters
Thornberg Kinderling : 19 letters
Lily Cavanaugh Sawyer : 19 letters
Kaiser Bill Strassner: 19 letters
19 steps from the lobby to the 2nd floor in the hotel.
In the hotel, the Bathtub Lady was in room 217. 2+17=19
Jack Hadn't been to a bar in nineteen months
The Presidental Suite was booked nineteen times.
The town 'Salem's Lot was founded in 1765. 1+7+6+5=19.
In the miniseries we find out Stu's middle name, Richard. Stuart=6. Richard=7. Redman=6. 6+7+6=19
This was the date and time that the big clock in the military base showed when it froze: 06:13:90:02:37:16. Add up the numbers in the date: 0+6+1+3+9+0=19 Add up the numbers in the time: 0+2+3+7+1+6=19
One of the The Permanent Freezone Committee meetings took place on August 19th
E+V+E+R+Y+T+H+I+N+G+S E+V+E+N+T+U+A+L = 19 Letters
The second Dark Tower short story in the book, is the name sake story "Everythings Eventual". In it, Dinky Earnshaw (a Character in DT7) is 19 years old when he is recruited to learn to be a breaker.
The Road Virus Heads North - The news story event happens on Aug 19, to a ROSEwood? woman aged 38 (19/2)
Rita Hayworth and The Shawshank Redemtion
The Rockhammer took 19 years to wear out
Andy Dufense's prison number is SHNK-81433 8+4+1+3+3=19
Bag of Bones
7. Ki Devore is to remain in TR-90 until July 1999.
6. Fred Dean was only nineteen in 1901.
5. The secret message about where the owls are runs down the margin of page nineteen of 'My Childhood Friend.'(The first appearance of 19 on the Refrigerator is immediately followed by the heading Chapter 19.)
4. When the generator dies and the lights go out, Mike hears one word clearly. That word is, "Nineteen."
3. The nineteenth name on the nineteenth page of the phone book is Harold Failles.
2. Mike turns to page nineteen of the phone book.
1. When Mike first sees Mattie Devore, he thinks about a young, pretty girl who had become a mother at sixteen or seventeen and a widow at nineteen or twenty.
1. Duddits lives at 19 Maple Lane, Derry, Maine.
1. The ambulance that picks up Peter Rickman, after his accident is Unit #19.
1. When Marinville thinks about flying away from Desperation the flight he leaves on is 577. 5+7+7=19.
The Dead Zone
1. Johnny Smith shakes Greg Stillson's hand on August 19.
Other (Non Stephen-King-Book) Nineteens:
ZZ Top has a retrospective collection called Chrome, Smoke, and BBQ. On the third disc, track 19 is Velcro Fly, also known as the God Drums in the City of Lud.
Stephen King is also a huge Red Sox fan. Before this year (2004) the last time the Red Sox won a World Series was 1918...1+9+1+8=19.
In the last Red Sox loss of the year in 2004, the opponent, the New York Yankees, Scored 19 runs.
The Red Sox won the final game of the World Series on October 27, or 10/27. 10+2+7=19(thats really freaky).
The first 3 Chapters of J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" are 19 pages long and lead to the event on page 595. 5+9+5=19
In the Lord of the rings, 19 rings are given out between the elves, dwarves and men. 3 to the elves, 7 to the dwarves and 9 to men.