Edition: Paperback Language: English Author: Erle Stanley Gardner Year: 2006 Publisher: Master Mind Books ISBN: 81-903946-1-4 Pages: 200
DRUNKEN BANKER PICKED UP WITH GIRL HITCHHIKERTHE STORY began when a cop investigated a man and woman suspected of a gas station stick-up.The man turned out to be Frank B. Cathay, prominent banker on a binge. The girl disappeared.The story deepened when a private eye was shot on a downtown street, presumably by a gangster.The story got hot when Charles Morden, a reporter from The Blade investigating the case, was murdered. Immediately Dan Bleeker, publisher of The Blade, called in Sidney Griff, the famous criminologist. Then the story really boiled!