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Frank Merriwell at Yale

or, Freshman Against Freshman

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Author: Burt L. Standish (Gilbert Patten)
Published: 1903
Language: English
Wordcount: 76,553 / 222 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 83.2
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 843
Added to site: 2006.07.04 14054
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A match spluttered, and then a lamp was lighted.

"Get ready for business," directed Browning. "I will bring the rapiers and another light."

Then he vanished beyond a door that opened into another dark room.

Frank looked around and saw a table, upon which were cards and empty beer bottles. There were chairs and some copies of illustrated sporting papers. The walls were bare.

It was warm down there, and Frank immediately discarded his coat.

Diamond was about to follow Merriwell's example, when there was a sudden rush of feet and the room filled in a twinkling with masked youths, who flung themselves on the astonished freshmen and made all but Frank a prisoner in a moment.

Frank instantly understood that they had been trapped and he knocked down four of his assailants before they could bear him to the floor and overpower him.

His hands were securely bound, and then he was lifted to his feet.

"Well, fellows, that was a pretty slick trick," he half



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