By Rex Stout
While a brilliant younger heiress with an inherent ability for love and one too many enemies is located brutally murdered, Nero Wolfe and his sidekick, Archie, locate themselves embroiled in a case that isn't as black and white because it first appears.
Susan Brooke has every little thing going for her. Men might have killed themselves to marry her, and, in reality, one did.
Susan got here to manhattan to discover love and success, and ended up lifeless on a tenement floor. The police say her black fiance did it, yet Wolfe has different ideas. Before he's performed, he'll end up that sturdy intentions and undesirable deeds usually pass hand in hand and that the top beliefs can occasionally have the deadliest consequences.
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Pressing forward, the Hardy boys strained their eyes to peer through the grey dawn mist, but it was not light enough for them to see the fugitive. "His tracks lead towards the mainland," Frank observed. " As the young sleuths crossed the frozen cove, they found that the snowy prints were more widely spaced. "Oh, oh," said Joe. " When the brothers reached the mainland, breathing heavily, they exchanged looks of disappointment. The trail ended at a place where tyre prints showed a car had been parked.
A loud cry split the air as he landed on top of a crouching figure. The two rolled over, struggling. " yelled Biff. He and Chet sprinted up and yanked the slender, white-robed man to his feet. The boys gasped as they got a clear look at the prisoner's dark-skinned, frightened face. No doubt about it, he was the man in the photo! " Biff blurted angrily. " "Take it easy," Frank told his friend. " Panting, the captive was led into the house. "Now then," said Mr Jefferson when they had all gathered in the living room, "who are you?
With a surge of excitement, he strode towards them. " Suddenly Joe stopped. Below, an ice-yacht was skimming across the inlet. He swung his binoculars up and trained them on the craft. Joe stiffened. " he muttered. " Quickly Joe made his way downhill and hid in a clump of bushes near the dock. He watched as the craft was guided ashore and tied up. The three paused close enough for Joe to hear Hanleigh say: "You punks keep an eye out for the Hardys and their pals. " Then the man started towards the cabin.