By Carolyn Keene
Nancy Drew's look for jewel thieves takes her to New Orleans and a abandoned outdated mansion. She outwits a ghost and is helping trap a gaggle of racketeers.
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Why, that seems like Togo! ” Nancy exclaimed. “We left him within the car,” her father defined. “Something should have excited him. ” Hastening downstairs, the celebration reached front porch simply as numerous country soldiers, surrounding girls and males, emerged from the woods. Nancy was once extremely joyful to work out Ned best the procession! “They’ve captured Howard and John Brex! ” she cried. “And that first lady with them—she’s the single we met at the aircraft. the opposite needs to be the veiled chauffeur! ” Ned ran to Nancy’s part. Breathlessly he defined that upon seeing the 2 males leaving Blackwood corridor, he had hurriedly summoned nation soldiers by way of the short-wave set. “Then I trailed the Brex brothers and stored sending my place to the police. What a chase! ” “You did a swell task, fellow,” complimented one of many soldiers. “We convinced had a troublesome time attempting to stay alongside of you. ” “We stuck the boys and the ladies at a bit inn down the river,” Ned extra. “They have been packing their duds, desiring to make a getaway. ” “Good paintings, Ned! ” Nancy congratulated him. “This virtually lands up the case, apart from taking pictures Joe Brex. ” “Don’t fear approximately that,” Mr. Drew interposed. “The police will run him in prior to forty-eight hours have elapsed. ” The 4 prisoners refused to speak while faced by way of Nancy and her get together. even though they wouldn't admit they had any loot hidden at Blackwood corridor or in other places, their vanity was once thoroughly long past. Howard Brex appeared thoroughly crestfallen while Nancy repeated to the soldiers the entire harmful proof he had boastfully published to her a number of hours previous. whilst Ned heard how they'd placed her within the elevator to die, he was once jam-packed with regret. Having no proposal something extra had occurred than Nancy had smoked out the gangsters, he had felt all of it correct to go away her and cross after them. “I’ll by no means do this back! ” he vowed. Tearfully, John Brex’s spouse, the girl that they had visible at the airplane, admitted her id. She said having trailed the 3 women to New Orleans after studying that Mrs. Putney had engaged Nancy to discover the stolen jewellery. once they threw her off the smell, and she or he observed them popping out of the Church of everlasting concord and heading for the photographer’s, she hastened to warn Joe. John occurred to be there, and the 3 concocted the scheme of placing the caution at the plate and wearing Nancy away in a automobile to an empty condominium for you to frighten her off the case. Mrs. Brex’s pal additionally admitted her guilt. She had followed smart disguises for the only objective of deceiving Nancy, in addition to the folks the gang sought to cheat. It used to be she who had picked up the Egan letters on the lodge. “Don’t say one other notice! ” John shouted. “You’ve acknowledged an excessive amount of already! ” right here George interrupted to handle Howard Brex. “After you had deserted having seances at Blackwood corridor and moved your gear by means of wheelbarrow to the cabin, we tracked you there and located smoke—acrid smoke, no longer wooden smoke, popping out the chimney and from below the door.