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Author Harris, Nick, 1882-

Title In the shadows : thirty detective stories : showing "why crime doesn't pay" : a series of famous cases / by detective Nick Harris.

Imprint Los Angeles : The Times-Mirror Press, 1923.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Glendale History Room Reference    364.973 H    Available
Description [2], 361, [5] p. (first 2 p. and last 5 p. blank), [1] leaf of plates : ill., port. ; 21 cm.
Contents The confession of a master burglar -- The suffering of the innocent -- Fight crime with advertising -- Mabel's mistake -- The Stockdale murder -- The calling of Johnny MacRay -- The secret cipher -- Circumstantial evidence -- The pal of "Jimmy the Rat" -- The phantom shot -- The cause of divorces -- The policeman's tryst -- The Sowards murder -- The yellow slip -- A pair of shoes -- The murder scoop -- The death of Desdemona -- "A mass of golden hair" -- Just a little dog -- The jet earrings -- Queen of the safe crackers -- The trunk bandit -- The national swindle -- The mystery woman -- Witherell case -- The modern Bluebeard -- The old man's violin -- Murder of Father Heslin -- Friday, the thirteenth -- The passing of Sergeant Fitzgerald.
Subject Detective and mystery stories, American.
Added Author Rico, Helene.
Times-Mirror Press.

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