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Drake exclaimed. “I’ll say they're interpreting the auto! They’re reading it with a microscope. They’re operating opposed to time and attempting to get findings prepared for the grand jury through o’clock this afternoon. “They’ve figured out that the automobile with which Hepner’s motor vehicle had a collision used to be painted black. From a chemical research of the paint they suspect it used to be most likely a truck. Police are trying to find that truck. They’re combing each storage on the town. ” “Anything else? ” Mason requested. “That seems the dimensions of it so far,” Drake acknowledged. “I’m sorry we don’t have extra to document, Perry, yet we’ve had a lot of people checking out plenty of not anything. so that it will discover that marriage licenses haven’t been issued for 2 humans, or that humans didn’t remain at a resort on a definite date as guy and spouse, you need to comb the files, and burn up much more manpower than when you struck pay dust. “In different phrases, in the event that they did check in you'll locate the sign in the second one or 3rd position you glance. but when they didn’t check in you need to conceal the entire doggone outfit. ” “I understand, I know,” Mason interposed. “I’ve been up all night,” Drake acknowledged. “I can stick it out for one more twelve or fifteen hours after which I’m going to need to collapse and get a few sleep. “You’re in a jam, Perry. no matter what you’re going to do you’re going to need to do among now and two-thirty or 3 o’clock. at the moment you’re going to get a phone name out of your buddy, the district lawyer, telling you there’s an indictment in your consumer, Eleanor Corbin, alias Eleanor Hepner, and should you please see that she is surrendered; that if she isn't really surrendered will you please inform them the place she is; and for those who withhold details you’ll be obstructing the pursuits of justice, compounding a legal and all that kind of criminal stuff. ” “And if the district lawyer can’t pay money for me? ” Mason requested. “In that occasion, by way of 5 o’clock the newspapers will proclaim to the realm that there’s a criminal warrant out, that the lady is a fugitive from justice, and your health care provider should be installed a place that he won’t are looking to occupy and also you won’t are looking to placed him in. ” Mason nodded. “So,” Drake stated, “what do I do? ” Mason acknowledged, “Stay at the task till they factor the indictment, Paul, after which pass domestic and get a few sleep. maintain getting what details you could. Have your correspondents in Las Vegas begin protecting lodges. additionally see if Suzanne Granger and Douglas Hepner registered lower than their very own names in separate inn devices at the evening of the thirteenth—that will be Friday. ” “Well, good, Friday the thirteenth,” Drake acknowledged. “Two separate devices? ” “That’s correct. ” “He obtained her to visit Las Vegas with him after which they'd devices in a motel,” Drake acknowledged. “Do i am getting it correct? ” “That’s the story,” Mason instructed him. “I wish it tested. ” “Want to guess that it can’t be established? ” “I have a hunch,” Mason stated, “that you’re going to discover it occurred precisely that way—that they occupied separate devices. ” “I don’t are looking to be crude,” Drake acknowledged, glancing surreptitiously at Della highway, “but my interest is aroused.

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