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“Do you really believe anybody can be as superstitious as Jeff tries to make us believe he is?”It might be an illusion of his taut nerves and tense mind, Dick decided.
Then they went into the hangar and Mr. Whiteside, listening to Dick’s report, from Sandy, of Jeff’s movements, swung his flashlamp around.“It doesn’t bother me, Jeff.”
“What was that?”“The rest—oh, I’m sick!—I got a bang in the solar plexus—I sent the rest of the men out to the edge of—the woods—oh!—my stomach—to beat in towards me—when I come around this-here tree, somebody was waiting and poked me—oh!”—CHAPTER XXXI A TRIUMPH FOR THE ENEMY
“Now we’ll climb!” decided Sandy.
Seeing those fine qualities, Jeff had Larry thrilling and happy on the fourth day by letting the youthful enthusiast for aviation take over for a simple control job, straight, level flying.
“None of us do!” Dick caught the spirit of Sandy’s accusing manner. “I know you’ve been here before, too. There are lots of chunks of old chewing gum stuck around in that front compartment of the amphibian—and someone has been working on it, too. I saw the signs.”Sandy wanted to nudge his comrade, to warn him to be careful. There was no chance; the man was observing them intently.
“They are all in it together, Mr. Everdail,” Tommy shouted, turning toward the millionaire.They had given up.“Yes, Sandy. What?——”
“Oh!”—Sandy almost screamed the word as the dull, hollow knocks came again.“But Jeff and I have caught the man who was with the one claiming to be Mr. Everdail——】【