The Case of the Lucky Legs: A Perry Mason Mystery #3 (Perry Mason Mysteries)
Erle Stanley Gardner
Criminal legal professional and bestselling secret writer Erle Stanley Gardner wrote approximately a hundred and fifty novels that experience offered three hundred million copies all over the world. Now, the yank Bar organization is bringing again his most famed and enduring novels―featuring legal safeguard attorney and sleuth Perry Mason―in impressive alternate paperback versions.
Unfortunately, Marjorie Clune's legs usually are not as fortunate as they first appear―when motion picture promoter Frank Patton's hype clears, it really is seen his "lucky legs" contest and the flicks that have been imagined to stick to was once a fraud. whilst Patton is located with Marjorie's lover's knife in his chest, Perry Mason needs to exonerate the younger girl and locate the genuine killer.
i am to take the final lead, yet we will be able to pull virtually whatever we wish to. The district legal professional cannot use flawed easy methods to get a confession; yet we will use virtually something we wish to get a confession. after which he can ascertain it in a while to the district attorney." "And you are going to attempt to make him admit that his purpose used to be to defraud?" requested the detective. "That's the gist of the full business," Perry Mason stated. "We hold plugging away at him until eventually we get that admission. when we get.
moved quickly splashings as a few one played a brief, lively scrubbing. Then there has been the sound of naked ft thudding to the ground. Perry Mason enable his smiling eyes contradict the girl's assertion by way of calling her awareness to the actual facts of her falsehood. "Who are you?" she demanded back. "Are you Thelma Bell?" he requested. She nodded. "I am Perry Mason, an attorney," he instructed her. "It's crucial that i am getting in contact with Marjorie Clune correct away." "Why?" she requested. "I'll clarify that.
You to appreciate something, Mason. that's, that i am going to face again of Marjorie Clune during this factor, it doesn't matter what happens." "Why, sure," acknowledged Mason, tearing off one other piece of the French bread together with his arms. "That's the impact i have had all along." "Furthermore," acknowledged Bradbury, "I am going to work out that Marjorie Clune will get out of this, irrespective of who will get hurt." "Yeah," stated Perry Mason, "you have not instructed me whatever new yet." Bradbury leaned ahead and stared carefully at Perry.
acknowledged, "get able to pass on from here." "In which direction?" requested the aviator. "I do not know," Mason informed him. "Wait till i am getting again and i will inform you." He the mechanic to the taxicab. "Riverview Hotel," Mason informed the motive force. in the course of the trip the legal professional sat again opposed to the cushions, his eyes sufferer, regular and unseeing, paying no recognition no matter what to the structures which flowed earlier on each side of the cab home windows. while the cab drew up in entrance of the Riverview lodge, Perry.
isn't to return to the place of work until eventually I ship for him. have you ever acquired that?" "Yes, chief," she stated. Mason slammed the receiver again into position, seemed up at Paul Drake. "That guy," he stated, "could turn into a firstclass nuisance." "Bradbury?" requested the detective. "Bradbury," acknowledged Perry Mason. "He turns out affable enough," the detective acknowledged. Mason nodded wordlessly. "Suppose Bradbury should still name me?" Paul Drake requested. "Tell him that you've got stated intimately to me and i have informed you to not.