寿司祖玛“We had to give in first,” Larry decided ruefully.
What was wrong?Strolling down the quiet street toward the main highway, Sandy’s alert eyes, always roving, caught sight of the estate caretaker. They hailed him and ran to the corner where he had turned to wave to them.So despondent was Larry at his failure as a sleuth that he did not like to discuss their adventures with his chums.
101“All right,” the man had recovered his surprised wits and was closely watching Larry. “Which pocket?”
Deftly Jeff caught the skid.
One thing that kept coming into his mind was the strange fact that if the disappearing passenger of the seaplane had taken the rubber boat he had not also taken the hidden jewels.While the transfer was being made the amphibian’s engine died with unexpected suddenness.
126 寿司祖玛:“Larry—it was a whole word.”
“Sandy was there—they saw a boy, and Jeff got him some gloves; and they seemed surprisingly friendly.”“Here she is—” Sandy shouted, but a crash indicated that he had stumbled or missed his footing on slippery sod or pebbles.Anybody could have learned that the millionaire was in California, Sandy reflected; it would be easy for a clever jewel robber, one of a band, to impersonate the man when he was caught off guard by their exchange of aircraft.
Climbing onto the amphibian and dressing, he considered that matter without arriving at any workable solution.
“Well, let’s see. Besides Captain Parks, there’s—” his voice trailed off; once he shook his head at some thought; once he scowled; finally he shook his head defiantly.
Mr. “Everdail” proceeded at once to tie himself in his first knot.。
“drop another flare!” shouted Larry.。