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Boy Scouts in the Philippines

Or, The Key to the Treaty Box

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Published: 1911
Language: English
Wordcount: 50,570 / 148 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 78.9
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 991
Added to site: 2006.12.29
mnybks.net#: 15666
Origin: gutenberg.org
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"I don't know," was the reply. "There are no known hostile elements here, and yet the little nipa hut where Rowe and his men lodged last night was found empty this morning--empty and the contents in disorder, the floor spotted with blood."

CHAPTER II.

IT'S UP TO THE BOY SCOUTS.

"Do you mean that he has been murdered?" asked the Major, his face, flushed before, looking gray and old.

"I don't know," was the reply. "I have tried to look on the bright side of the thing, but there's a subconscious warning in the back of my brain somewhere. I've tried to be jolly, this morning, but I've about reached the end of my store of optimism. It looks to me as if the Lieutenant had been made way with."

"This leaves me stranded," the Major said. "I am ordered to act only after acquiring later information concerning the situation, the same to be delivered by Lieutenant Rowe. In the absence of that information, what am

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