The Achievements of Luther Trant

The Achievements of Luther Trant

by Edwin Balmer
     
 

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Young Luther Trant ground his heel impatiently into the hoar frost on the campus walk. His queerly mismated eyes -- one more gray than blue, the other more blue than gray -- flashed at his older companion earnestly. Then, with the same rebellious impatience, he caught step once more with Reiland, as he went on in his intentness: "You saw the paper this morning, Dr.…  See more details below

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Young Luther Trant ground his heel impatiently into the hoar frost on the campus walk. His queerly mismated eyes -- one more gray than blue, the other more blue than gray -- flashed at his older companion earnestly. Then, with the same rebellious impatience, he caught step once more with Reiland, as he went on in his intentness: "You saw the paper this morning, Dr. Reiland? 'A man's body found in Jackson Park'; six suspects seen near the spot have been arrested. 'The Schlaack's abduction or murder'; three men under arrest for that since last Wednesday. 'The Lawton trial progressing'; with the likelihood that young Lawton will be declared innocent; eighteen months he has been in confinement -- eighteen months of indelible association with criminals! And then the big one: 'Sixteen men held as suspected of complicity in the murder of Bronson, the prosecuting attorney.' Did you ever hear of such a carnival of arrest? And put beside that the fact that for ninety-three out of every one hundred homicides no one is ever punished!"

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ISBN-13:
2940011844355
Publisher:
New Century Books
Publication date:
12/01/2010
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
203 KB

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