Now if you could get an old veteran detective
down from St.
He has his own little methods, which are, if he won't mind my saying so, just a little too theoretical and fantastic, but he has the makings of a detective
He stood now gazing with great reverence at the famous detective
At a wooden table in front of the window, which normally looked out on this landscape, sat two men in plain clothes, but with something of a military bearing, for indeed they were the two chiefs of the detective
service of that district.
rose from his seat and walked around the room.
I am going to the Head Office; and I have got a letter of introduction to the chief inspector in the detective
searching for the murderer of a dead man was accosted by a Clew.
They were a deputy sheriff from Napa and a detective
from San Francisco-- Holker and Jaralson, respectively.
The only unofficial consulting detective
," he answered.
He thought his detective
brain as good as the criminal's, which was true.
When the editor-in-chief was in possession of the precious foot and informed as to the train of intelligent deductions the boy had been led to make, he was divided between the admiration he felt for such detective
cunning in a brain of a lad of sixteen years, and delight at being able to exhibit, in the "morgue window" of his paper, the left foot of the Rue Oberskampf.
Do you mean to say you don't know a detective
when you see one, Bunny?