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The White Invaders

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Published: 1931
Language: English
Wordcount: 32,345 / 101 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 73.7
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 1,846
Added to site: 2007.02.10 16022
License: ©

Out of their unknown fourth dimensional realm materializes a horde of White Invaders with power invincible. Produced from Astounding Stories December 1931. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed.

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ardonically regarding us. The face was strangely featured, yet wholly of human cast. And, above all, its aspect was strangely evil. Its gaze suddenly turned on Jane with a look that made my heart leap into my throat and made me fling up my arms as though to protect her.

Then seemingly it had contemplated us enough; the folded arms swung down; it turned away from us, slowly stalking off.

"Stop!" Don called.

"See!" I whispered. "It's coming out in the open!"

The invisible surface upon which it walked led it out from the cliff. The figure was stalking away from us in mid-air, and it seemed to fade slowly in the moonlight.

"It's going!" I exclaimed. "Don, it's getting away!"

Impulsively I started scrambling over the rocks; unreasoningly, for who can chase and capture a ghost?

Don stopped me. "Wait!" His shotgun went to his shoulders. The white shape was now again about fifty feet away. The gun blazed into the moonlight. The buckshot tore through the stalking white



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