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Summary

A short story from British Library Crime Classic The Christmas Card Crime and Other Stories

'It’s a very rare thing for a murder to be committed actually in the presence of a police officer.'

Or so it was thought.... 

After the police fail to trace the writer behind a series of threatening letters to wealthy industrialist Sir Charles Leighton, he demands constant police protection. And thus it is up to Inspector Lang to accompany the man to a bridge party on New Year’s Eve - and track down his killer....

©1951 Estate of E. C. R. Lorac (P)2018 Soundings

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very very short story don't waste a credit

Nice little 15 minute reading of a very short locked room mystery. Recommended only due to low cash price. do not waste an Audible credit.