Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3

Author: Various Authors
Language: English
Wordcount: 130,247 / 368 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 81.7
LoC Category: PN
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Added to site: 2004.07.01
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Arthur B. Reeve
Paul L. Ford
Max Pemberton
Geo.B. Mccutcheon
Burton E. Stevenson
Joseph Ernest
Marjorie L.C. Pickthall

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f Dr. Dixon's personal letters, though the prosecutor secured some, the contents of which had not been disclosed.

Kennedy spent most of the day in tracing out the movements of Thurston. Nothing that proved important was turned up and even visits to near-by towns failed to show any sales of cyanide or sublimate to any one not entitled to buy them. Meanwhile, in turning over the gossip of the town, one of the newspapermen ran across the fact that the Boncour bungalow was owned by the Posts, and that Halsey Post, as the executor of the estate, was a more frequent visitor than the mere collection of the rent would warrant. Mrs. Boncour maintained a stolid silence that covered a seething internal fury when the newspaperman in question hinted that the landlord and tenant were on exceptionally good terms.

It was after a fruitless day of such search that we were sitting in the reading-room of the Fairfield Hotel. Leland entered. His face was positively white. Without a word he took us by the arm and led us acro

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