By Carolyn Keene
At a dancing tuition run by way of a brother and sister from Centrovia, scarlet slippers grasp at the wall. Are they a clue within the secret related to underground actions, lacking jewels, and work?
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Ned requested. “I wonder,” Nancy speculated. bankruptcy IX Ballet Interlude for almost an hour Nancy and Ned referred to the potential which means of the R at the artist’s palette knife. either have been yes it had distinctive importance. “Have you any notion the way you may well discover extra approximately it? ” Ned requested. “I imagine I’ll move over to that condo condo on Oakwood road day after today and interview the superintendent and that Frenchman who knew the Judsons. ” “I’ll pass along,” acknowledged Ned with a wink. “Bess instructed me approximately Monsieur Guion. ” Nancy laughed, assuring Ned that the guy didn't curiosity her. She stated she will be overjoyed to have Ned pass alongside. Early the following afternoon, a gorgeous Sunday with an excellent blue sky, Ned picked Nancy up in his motor vehicle they usually drove to Oakwood road. As ahead of, the superintendent didn't solution his bell, so Nancy pressed the single for the Guion residence. the internal door of the residence apartment opened speedy, and Nancy and Ned walked all the way down to 1A. The Frenchman stood within the doorway. “Ah, you've get back, mademoiselle,” he stated with a grin. “And you may have introduced your fiancé? ” As he spoke, Monsieur Guion twirled one finish of his mustache and invited the couple in. They him and sat down. “You have been a superb support to me the opposite day if you responded my questions on the Judsons,” stated Nancy. “I’d wish to ask you a few extra. ” “Your want is my command,” Guion spoke back with a sweeping bow. Ned frowned yet stated not anything. Nancy requested the Frenchman if Mr. Judson used to be an artist. “Oh, nol” Guion stated, shaking his head vigorously. “Does he have any associates who're artists? ” the younger detective requested. “That i don't know,” Guion spoke back. “We didn't develop into strong pals. he's what you american citizens name a washout. He was once now not strong corporation. i didn't like him. ” “You were very kind,” Nancy stated after it slow, emerging. Then she and Ned left. after they reached the Drew place of abode, Nancy was once happy to profit that her father had arrived. She requested him in regards to the end result of his journey to big apple. The lawyer’s face clouded. “It used to be a wild-goose chase! A hoax! ” Nancy and Ned have been surprised. “You suggest Mr. Koff didn’t meet you? ” Nancy requested. “He not just didn’t meet me, yet swore that he had by no means despatched the message,” Mr. Drew answered. “I waited decades on the big apple Airport, then telephoned Mr. Koff on the Cliffwood resort. He was once astonished to listen to what had occurred. ” “But his voice? ” Nancy prompt to her father. “Whoever known as me,” acknowledged Mr. Drew angrily, “imitated Johann Koff’s voice completely. yet I can’t comprehend why i used to be tricked. ” His daughter advised him what had occurred on the condominium the former night, and Hannah, who had entered the room, gave her model of the tale. “Someone sought after me out of the way,” the attorney stated. “I can’t comprehend why i used to be despatched up to now away, even though. ” “Unless anyone hooked up with the Fontaine case used to be in long island and you to determine the place you will pass. the place did you spend the evening? ” Nancy requested. “At your Aunt Eloise’s,” her father spoke back. “We went to church this morning and had dinner ahead of I left.