The Mystery of the Brass-Bound Trunk (Nancy Drew, Book 17)
From the instant Nancy Drew forums an ocean liner leaving for brand new York, she turns into thinking about a brand new and unsafe secret. a guy at the pier gestures to a person on board in signal language. watch out for NANCY DREW AND NE, he indications. who's NE? Can or not it's Nelda Detweiler, a tender lady who stocks a cabin with Nancy, Bess, and George? secret and intrigue persist with the women around the ocean; yet together with her traditional ingenuity Nancy solves the secret and defeats her enemies ahead of the send reaches long island.
the govt in Johannesburg owes you a deep debt of gratitude.” Nancy was once embarrassed. She in simple terms acknowledged, “Oh, that’s excessive compliment, yet thanks. i feel now I’d higher go away. Please positioned the papers on your safe.” “Indeed, I will,” the captain answered. Nancy and Rod went open air. He acknowledged to her, “I’m due down on the purser’s table and needs to hurry. You don’t brain if I depart you here?” “Not at all,” she spoke back. “And thank you one million on your help.” After breakfast the following morning Nancy.
Had twisted their our bodies and dived accurately into the sea. they'd come to the skin uninjured, and had started to swim towards the Winschoten. notwithstanding, they quickly learned it used to be too distant already for them to arrive it, and their power used to be giving out. terrible recommendations raced via Nancy’s brain. A shark should be at the prowl! A floating log may ram into her and Nelda! might be nobody spotted that they have been lacking and they'd be left to drown! “I mustn’t lose my nerve,”.
revealed the identify NELDA DETWEILER. “It’s for you,” George acknowledged, and passed it to the South African lady “Oh, it needs to be from my uncle,” Nelda stated. “He’s superb, you recognize. Wait till you meet him.” She ripped the envelope open and stared on the card within. by surprise she grew to become deathly faded and fell down at the nearest mattress. “What’s the matter?” Nancy inquired. “Bad news?” George additional kindly, and walked towards the lady. Nelda held her palms over her face and commenced to weep. “I’ve been.
fees opposed to her. “We all idea the problem might finish there,” the woman defined, “but that used to be now not the case.” “What occurred then?” George requested. “I obtained a threatening letter. It used to be no longer signed, however the author acknowledged I should still flip over the entire invaluable jewellery in my relatives or i might be harmed.” “Nelda, that used to be dreadful!” Bess exclaimed. “What did you do?” “My father said the problem to the police, and so they promised to enquire. yet we stored getting threats within the mail and over.
Room for the sufferers. nurses relieved them in their burden ; then the ladies moved quickly upstairs and went on to their cabin. All have been exhausted from the surprise and dropped onto their beds. “What a dreadful event we've got been through!” Nelda acknowledged. “That meteor was once close.” The others nodded, and Bess stated, “Just imagine what percentage fish and vegetation have been killed or badly surprised by way of it!” Nancy was once considerate. She admitted she were apprehensive, yet eventually replaced the topic and introduced.