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Suspect List

  • Georgette Pelham
  • Reverend Marvin Ingalls
  • Sheila Ingalls
  • Wallace Anders

Statistics

4 Avg. Score
51% Solve Rate
05:26.91 Avg. Time
4 No. of Clues
2010/01/25 Date Published

Dr. Watson and the Thwarted Engagement

Written by William Shepard

Mrs. Hudson, the housekeeper at 221B Baker Street, had served me delicious hot tea with scones and jam, and I then settled in to reading some old files.

That was when a knock on the door interrupted my thoughts, and before Mrs. Hudson could introduce the visitor, I saw a charming, rather breathless young woman, about twenty, fashionably dressed, almost bursting through the door, so hurried was she.

“You must help me, Mr. Holmes! She nearly shouted. There was no possibility of explaining to her that I was Dr. Watson, not Sherlock Holmes!