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The Secret of the Old Clock (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories, #1) The Secret of the Old Clock by Carolyn Keene
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“Read, read, read. That's all I can say.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“Not many girls would have used their wits the way you did," the officer observed.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“Again time elapsed.”
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“I'm Fred Mathews”
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“No, no!” Nancy cried out. She then gave a quick but complete resume of what had taken place at the Tophams’ cottage. Jeff Tucker added his account. Nancy reported what had taken place at the Tophams’ cottage The police officer needed no further urging. Immediately he summoned four men and issued orders.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“WHICH way is Melborne?”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“That’s the direction the thieves took,” Nancy told him, noting the dust and tire marks which revealed the van’s exit onto the highway. “But,” she added, glancing at the dashboard clock, “they’re probably too far away by this time for us to catch them.” “Yes, ding it,” Jeff muttered. Nancy drove as rapidly as the law permitted toward Melborne. All the while, Jeff Tucker peered from one side of the road to the other.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“NANCY DREW, an attractive girl of eighteen, was driving home along a country road in her new, dark-blue convertible. She had just delivered some legal papers for her father.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“She was tall, with reddish-blond hair and very fair skin. Her voice was musical and she had an attractive, lilting laugh.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“We have photostating equipment right here. I’ll have a couple of copies made while you wait. Or shall I send them to your office?” Mr. Drew”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“Hi, Judy!” she called to the little girl, who was playing in the yard with a midget badminton set.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“CHAPTER I The Rescue NANCY DREW, an attractive girl of eighteen, was driving home along a country road in her new, dark-blue convertible.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“town of River Heights, frequently discussed puzzling aspects of cases with his blond, blue-eyed daughter.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“Soon a messenger brought back the will, together with two photostats of the document.”
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“headquarters now,”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“The two women watched Judy intently as they introduced themselves as Edna and Mary Turner, great-aunts of the little girl.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“The two women watched Judy intently as they introduced themselves as Edna and Mary Turner, great-aunts of the little girl. “Judy lives with us,” explained Edna, the older sister.”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock
“CHAPTER I The Rescue NANCY DREW, an attractive girl of eighteen, was driving home along a country road in her new, dark-blue”
Carolyn Keene, The Secret of the Old Clock