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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, Nov 12, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Manhunt</em> | Dec. 1954  | Vol. 2, No. 10 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/manslaughter.png" alt="Manslaughter by Henry Ewald" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/manslaughter/"><h2>MANSLAUGHTER</h2></a>
		<h3>by Henry Ewald</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">6</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Madden hit the guy and Madden fractured the guy's skull. But it really wasn't Madden who killed him ...</p>

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		<p>A hardluck tale.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/manslaughter/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ MANSLAUGHTER</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Nov 08, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Red Mask Detective Stories</em> | Mar. 1941  | Vol. 1, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/super-thief.png" alt="The Super Thief by A. D. Cade" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/super-thief/"><h2>THE SUPER THIEF</h2></a>
		<h3>by A. D. Cade</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">27</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Ruthless thieves had murdered his mother and sent his sister to the hospital. Now, John Torringon wanted revenge!</p>

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		<p>An high-tension action story of theft, murder, and revenge!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/super-thief/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE SUPER THIEF</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Tue, Nov 06, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/extra-branch.png" alt="The Case of the Extra Branch A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/extra-branch/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE EXTRA BRANCH</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Wilson Mather, a playwright, had been murdered with a knife. But the police could find no knife at the scene; nor the witnesses, anyone fleeing? Can Dixon Hawke unearth the truth?</p>

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		<p>Hawke against a Cossack killer!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/extra-branch/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE EXTRA BRANCH</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, Nov 05, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Red Mask Detective Stories</em> | Mar. 1941  | Vol. 1, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/phoney-buyers.png" alt="Phoney Buyers " style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/phoney-buyers/"><h2>PHONEY BUYERS</h2></a>
		<h3></h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">3</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The sweetest little swindle ... advertising!</p>

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		<p>A short treatise on the advertisers swindle</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/phoney-buyers/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ PHONEY BUYERS</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Sat, Nov 03, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | May 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/silvered-sentinel.png" alt="The Silvered Sentinel by Schuyler Hamilton" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/silvered-sentinel/"><h2>THE SILVERED SENTINEL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Schuyler Hamilton</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">32</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>He was broke. But the miserly orchid hunter had a hidden fortune. Could De Collyer's skill as an "imitator" be enough to get the old man's money?</p>

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		<p>A Prohibition-era caution tale!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/silvered-sentinel/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE SILVERED SENTINEL</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Wed, Oct 31, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/poisoned-pen.png" alt="The Case of the Poison Pen A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/poisoned-pen/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE POISON PEN</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The letters threatened scandal ... to out Miss Irene Walsford's fiancé's wild parties and other women.</p>

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		<p>Dixon Hawke seeks the hand that holds the poisoned pen.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/poisoned-pen/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE POISON PEN</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, Oct 29, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Manhunt</em> | Dec. 1954  | Vol. 2, No. 10 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/judgement.png" alt="Judgement by G. H. Williams" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/judgement/"><h2>JUDGEMENT</h2></a>
		<h3>by G. H. Williams</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">6</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>In twenty years he'd never had to use the gun. Now it looked as if he might have to break his record &hellip;</p>

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		<p>A shocking ending!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/judgement/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ JUDGEMENT</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Thu, Oct 25, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1922  | Vol. 5, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/police-sometimes-guess-wrong.png" alt="The Police Sometimes Guess Wrong by Harold Ward" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/police-sometimes-guess-wrong/"><h2>THE POLICE SOMETIMES GUESS WRONG</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harold Ward</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">23</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Tompkins confessed to planning to rob old Levi Jones, the money lender, and the janitor confessed to murder. But something was rotten in the state of Denmark. And I knew it!</p>

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		<p>The third degree gets a confession every time. But is it the right confession?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/police-sometimes-guess-wrong/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE POLICE SOMETIMES GUESS WRONG</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Tue, Oct 23, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>15 Story Detective</em> | Aug. 1950  | Vol 3. No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/pistol-packing-cyclists.png" alt="Pistol-Packing Cyclists by Freeman H. Hubbard" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/pistol-packing-cyclists/"><h2>PISTOL-PACKING CYCLISTS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Freeman H. Hubbard</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">13</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>They bicycled in where bad-men feared to tread &mdash; and left the Oregon Express a fortune poorer.</p>

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		<p>Eschewing horses, the pair looted on bicycle &hellip; it sounded funny!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/pistol-packing-cyclists/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ PISTOL-PACKING CYCLISTS</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, Oct 22, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Mar. 11, 1922  | Vol. XLVII, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/wins-pardon-by-his-fiddling.png" alt="Wins Pardon By His Fiddling " style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/wins-pardon-by-his-fiddling/"><h2>WINS PARDON BY HIS FIDDLING</h2></a>
		<h3></h3>
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		<p>He played for his freedom ... and won!</p>

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		<p>Music sooths ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/wins-pardon-by-his-fiddling/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ WINS PARDON BY HIS FIDDLING</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Fri, Oct 19, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Oct. 22, 1918  | Vol. XVIII, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/redhaired-man.png" alt="On the Trail of the Red-Haired Man by Frederick J. Jackson" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/on-the-trail-of-the-redhaired-man/"><h2>ON THE TRAIL OF THE RED-HAIRED MAN</h2></a>
		<h3>by Frederick J. Jackson</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">28</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Van Crom was over the hill, or so Bjorkman said. But could this wily old reporter find Bradford Kerry when even the professional hunters couldn't?</p>

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		<p>An embezzler on the run, false trails, and a determined sleuth!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/on-the-trail-of-the-redhaired-man/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ ON THE TRAIL OF THE RED-HAIRED MAN</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Oct 17, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Red Mask Detective Stories</em> | Mar. 1941  | Vol. 1, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/on-a-saturday-afternoon.png" alt="On A Saturday Afternoon by Roger Masterson" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/on-a-saturday-afternoon/"><h2>ON A SATURDAY AFTERNOON</h2></a>
		<h3>by Roger Masterson</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">20</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>They'd prepared a neat little ambush for Terry Bradford. There was an important piece of paper they wanted. But they got more than just a piece of paper &mdash; in fact, much more then they bargained for.</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/on-a-saturday-afternoon/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ ON A SATURDAY AFTERNOON</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Oct 15, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Manhunt</em> | Dec. 1954  | Vol. 2, No. 10 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/crime-cavalcade.png" alt="Crime Cavalcade by Vincent H. Gaddis" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/crime-cavalcade/"><h2>CRIME CAVALCADE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Vincent H. Gaddis</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">6</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A collection of strange but true crimes from around the country.</p>

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		<p>A Collection of true but odd crimes</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/crime-cavalcade/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ CRIME CAVALCADE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Oct 11, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>15 Story Detective</em> | Aug. 1950  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/payoff-in-blood.png" alt="Payoff In Blood by Roy Lopez" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/payoff-in-blood/"><h2>PAYOFF IN BLOOD</h2></a>
		<h3>by Roy Lopez</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">26</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Judd planned on winding up the double-cross caper with an even trade: he'd take Laurette and the loot &mdash; Tony ... the grave.</p>

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		<p>No honor among thieves and murderers.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/payoff-in-blood/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ PAYOFF IN BLOOD</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Oct 09, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Illustrated Detective Magazine</em> | Sept. 1931  | Vol. IV, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/who-killed-dolly-reynolds_1.png" alt="Who Killed Dolly Reynolds by Marjorie Mears" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/who-killed-dolly-reynolds/"><h2>WHO KILLED DOLLY REYNOLDS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Marjorie Mears</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">11</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>She loved pretty clothes, diamonds, lobsters and champagne, and, like Dot King and Louise Lawson, she learned how to get what she wanted.<br><br>But then, like those later gay moths of Broadway, Dolly Reynolds paid with her life, and the mystery of her death was never solved.</p>

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		<p>Beneath the Corset of the Slain Butterfly Were Nine Dollars in Cash, and a Check for $13,000!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/who-killed-dolly-reynolds/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ WHO KILLED DOLLY REYNOLDS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Oct 08, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | June 17, 1922  | Vol. XLIX, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/dope-smugglers.png" alt="Dope Smugglers Use Apes As Decoys " style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/dope-smugglers/"><h2>DOPE SMUGGLERS USE APES AS DECOYS</h2></a>
		<h3></h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"></span> read)</p>

		<p>Humans aren't the only primates involved in crime!</p>

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		<p>Ripped from the headlines &hellip;</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/dope-smugglers/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ DOPE SMUGGLERS USE APES AS DECOYS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Oct 06, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | Oct. 1947  | Vol. 8, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/hobgoblin.png" alt="The Hobgoblin by Rex Whitechurch" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/hobgoblin/"><h2>THE HOBGOBLIN</h2></a>
		<h3>by Rex Whitechurch</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">28</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>That scarecrow made up to look like Squire Grately was nasty joke, hut who would suspect that it was more than a joke?</p>

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		<p>Sinister events ensure when death visits Water Moccasin Slough.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/hobgoblin/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE HOBGOBLIN</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Oct 04, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921  | Vol. IV, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/man-who-knew-too-much.png" alt="The Man Who Knew Too Much by John D. Swain" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/man-who-knew-too-much/"><h2>THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH</h2></a>
		<h3>by John D. Swain</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">19</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Consulting alientest Arbuthnot was used to strange tales from his patients. But when the last patient of the day told him, "I know too much," he had no idea that the man was telling the truth &hellip;</p>

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		<p>A frightening story of science gone mad!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/man-who-knew-too-much/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Oct 01, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Illustrated Detective Magazine</em> | Sept. 1931  | Vol. IV, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/sleuthing-for-beauty.png" alt="Sleuthing For Beauty by Sally Sherlock" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/sleuthing-for-beauty/"><h2>SLEUTHING FOR BEAUTY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Sally Sherlock</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">8</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Even a Wedding Has Problems That Must Be Solved. And Suzanne Learns the Folly of Trying to Make a Mystery of Her Honeymoon When the Beauty Sleuth Is on the Case!</p>

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		<p>A true detective doesn't just look for truth, but beauty as well.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/sleuthing-for-beauty/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ SLEUTHING FOR BEAUTY</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Sep 28, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Mar. 1938  | Vol. 32, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/forty-grand-fadeout.png" alt="Forty Grand Fadeout by Benton Braden" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/forty-grand-fadeout/"><h2>FORTY GRAND FADEOUT</h2></a>
		<h3>by Benton Braden</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">27</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Snatch artists were so clever they had a bank sewed up to safely pass ransom thousands. And G-man Jim Forde stuck his neck out so far that he was left to rot in a treasure trap.</p>

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		<p>A classic mobster vs F.B.I. thriller!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/forty-grand-fadeout/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ FORTY GRAND FADEOUT</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Sep 25, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Manhunt</em> | Dec. 1954  | Vol. 2, No. 10 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/two-little-hands.png" alt="Two Little Hands by Fletcher Flora" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/two-little-hands/"><h2>TWO LITTLE HANDS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Fletcher Flora</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>"I shoudn't have done it to Obie. I shouldn't have played that dirty trick on him." But now Obie is in the mad house &hellip; I tell myself he's better off &hellip; </p>

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		<p>A simple man, tricked into murder.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/two-little-hands/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ TWO LITTLE HANDS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Sep 24, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Complete Detective Cases</em> | Nov. 1940  | Vol. 2, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/this-is-a-stick-up.png" alt=""This Is A Stick-Up!" by Edwin MacLaren" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/this-is-a-stick-up/"><h2>"THIS IS A STICK-UP!"</h2></a>
		<h3>by Edwin MacLaren</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">3</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>After his release from the state pen in Paducah, Kentucky, he only had $0.35. And he needed to get more. But how?</p>

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		<p>A heartbreaking story of a newly released con and a bad decision.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/this-is-a-stick-up/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ "THIS IS A STICK-UP!"</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Sep 21, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 59d2a3469cea3baa9e60b421<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Hooded Detective</em> | Jan. 1942  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/three-guesses.png" alt="Three Guesses by David Goodis" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/three-guess/"><h2>THREE GUESSES</h2></a>
		<h3>by David Goodis</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">31</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Detective Frey came in end saw Duggin lying dead, and he figured he'd go out and Jo big things. He went out and threw his weight around. Doing big things? You figure that one out!</p>

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		<p>He was a private dick and he was reckless.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/three-guess/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THREE GUESSES</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Sep 20, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/stolen-handcuffs.png" alt="The Case of the Stolen Handcuffs A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/stolen-handcuffs/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE STOLEN HANDCUFFS</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The legend of Ulric, the Cistercian lay brother of Cranleigh Abbey was apocryphal ... or was it?</p>

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		<p>Can Dixon Hawke sort out fact from fiction?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/stolen-handcuffs/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE STOLEN HANDCUFFS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Sep 17, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Illustrated Detective</em> | Sept. 1931  | Vol. IV, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/codes-and-ciphers-1.png" alt="Codes and Ciphers by Histaeus" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/codes-and-ciphers/"><h2>CODES AND CIPHERS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Histaeus</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">8</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>School children play with secret messages. Whole armies depend on them in war-time. Everyone, at some time or other, learns a little about cryptography. But have you ever looked upon Codes and Ciphers as an entertaining amusement, brain-stimulating, and lots of fun?</p>

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		<p>A study of codes and ciphers.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/codes-and-ciphers/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ CODES AND CIPHERS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Sep 13, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Mar. 1938  | Vol. 32, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/you-cant-mince-homicide.png" alt="You Can't Mince Homicide by Robert S. Fenton" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/you-cant-mince-homicide/"><h2>YOU CAN'T MINCE HOMICIDE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Robert S. Fenton</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">27</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Baseball and murder are strange bedfellows. Detective Jim Toller knew that they didn't mix well. And that made him one up on the killer. For the killer had yet to learn that ... YOU CAN'T MINCE HOMICIDE!</p>

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		<p>He might be a dumb dick, but Detective Jim Toller could still see the obvious clues and catch a killer.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/you-cant-mince-homicide/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ YOU CAN'T MINCE HOMICIDE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Sep 11, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | June 17, 1922  | Vol. XLIX, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/when-henry-fell.png" alt="When Henry Fell by Robert Winton" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/when-henry-fell/"><h2>WHEN HENRY FELL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Robert Winton</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">13</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Henry had the perfect --- and secret --- gambling establishment. And he would do anything to keep it that way.</p>

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		<p>The safe bet isn't always the best bet ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/when-henry-fell/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ WHEN HENRY FELL</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Sep 10, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Manhunt</em> | Dec. 1954  | Vol. 2, No. 10 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/opportunity.png" alt="Opportunity by Russel E. Bruce" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/opportunity/"><h2>OPPORTUNITY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Russel E. Bruce</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">3</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When the girl called up and said she was going to kill herself with a gun, the reporter just thought it was another crank. But then she explained and he saw his opportunity.</p>

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		<p>From the hard-bitten world of journalism &amp; what it takes to win &hellip;</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/opportunity/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ OPPORTUNITY</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Sep 07, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>F.B.I. Detective Stories</em> | Oct. 1950  | Vol. 3, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/born-to-the-badge.png" alt="Born To The Badge by Stuart Friedman" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/born-to-the-badge/"><h2>BORN TO THE BADGE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Stuart Friedman</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">28</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Yesterday he'd lost his job, his badge and his future because of the mockingly beautiful juror; today he had to risk his very life --- for the sake of her kidnapped child.</p>

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		<p>An F.B.I. man puts honor and duty before personal feelings.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/born-to-the-badge/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ BORN TO THE BADGE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Sep 05, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | Nov. 1920  | Vol. 2, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/told-in-glass.png" alt="Told In Glass by C. S. Montanye" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/told-in-glass/"><h2>TOLD IN GLASS</h2></a>
		<h3>by C. S. Montanye</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Old Man Johnson had finally succeeded in inventing something of value. And Blumfeld wanted the $10,000 the old man had been paid. But would the old inventor's brain child really identify a killer?</p>

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		<p>A dark case of greed and downfall!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/told-in-glass/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ TOLD IN GLASS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Sep 03, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Manhunt</em> | Dec. 1954  | Vol. 2 No. 10 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/no-half-cure.png" alt="No Half Cure by Robert E. Murray" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/no-half-cure/"><h2>NO HALF CURE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Robert E. Murray</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">5</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The doctor felt very happy and the fact that he'd cured Mrs. Clinton didn't account for all of his happiness ...</p>

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		<p>The doctor had cured her, but had he cured himself?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/no-half-cure/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ NO HALF CURE</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Fri, Aug 31, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/gypsys-warning.png" alt="The Case of the Gypsy's Warning A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/gypsys-warning/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE GYPSY'S WARNING</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">22</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Tommy tells the tale of a strange death, foretold by the gypsy.</p>

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		<p>A Dixon Hawke "paranormal" tale!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/gypsys-warning/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE GYPSY'S WARNING</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Aug 29, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>15 Story Detective</em> | August 1950  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/just-half-smart.png" alt="Just Half Smart by Verne Athanas" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/just-half-smart/"><h2>JUST HALF SMART</h2></a>
		<h3>by Verne Athanas</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">12</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>"Come and get me, flatfoot," the killer jeered. But Johnny couldn't see a thing, in that room of crazy mirrors, but his own reflection.</p>

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		<p>They grew up together on the wrong side of the tracks, but now they were on opposite sides of the law!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/just-half-smart/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ JUST HALF SMART</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Aug 25, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Thrilling Mystery</em> | Mar. 1947  | Vol. 18, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/she-who-laughed-last.png" alt="She Who Laughed Last by Richard Huzarski" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/she-who-laughed-last/"><h2>SHE WHO LAUGHED LAST</h2></a>
		<h3>by Richard Huzarski</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">28</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A cruel Circe searches the world to find one man who would refuse to look into her eyes --- and become an animal!</p>

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		<p>A modern tale of Homer's Circes and their cruel spells.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/she-who-laughed-last/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ SHE WHO LAUGHED LAST</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Aug 22, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | Sept. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/bullying-the-bulls.png" alt="Bulling the Bulls by Walter Scott Story" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/bullying-the-bulls/"><h2>BULLING THE BULLS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Walter Scott Story</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>He needed a favor, to help him avoid the bulls. But would his companion bully him instead?</p>

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		<p>A game of wits ... who will win?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/bullying-the-bulls/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ BULLING THE BULLS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Aug 20, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Illustrated Detective</em> | Sept. 1931  | Vol. IV, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/he-risked-all-for-a-thrill.png" alt="He Risked All For the Thrill! by Charles Somerville" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/he-risked-all-for-a-thrill/"><h2>HE RISKED ALL FOR THE THRILL!</h2></a>
		<h3>by Charles Somerville</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">7</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Is the Great Reporter Detective Only a Memory? Where Are the Stars Today?</p>

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		<p>A breed of real-life detectives --- the star newspaper reporter.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/he-risked-all-for-a-thrill/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ HE RISKED ALL FOR THE THRILL!</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Aug 16, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/left-handed-footman.png" alt="The Case of the Left-Handed Footman A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/left-handed-footman/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE LEFT-HANDED FOOTMAN</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">23</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When a parlour game of "Murder" produces a real-life dead body, can Dixon Hawke sift through the clues and reveal the real-life murderer?</p>

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		<p>Sometimes the game of murder becomes real!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/left-handed-footman/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE LEFT-HANDED FOOTMAN</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Wed, Aug 15, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>15 Story Detective</em> | Aug. 1950  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/thisll-kill-you.png" alt="This'll Kill You by James Mort" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/thisll-kill-you/"><h2>THIS'LL KILL YOU</h2></a>
		<h3>by James Mort</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">12</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>If you're gonna be a heel, Wilson figured, you might as well be well-heeled.</p>

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		<p>A story of the victim's double cross ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/thisll-kill-you/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THIS'LL KILL YOU</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, Aug 13, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Complete Detective Cases</em> | Nov. 1940  | Vol. 2, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/crime-digest.png" alt="Crime Digest by Zeta Rothschild" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/crime-digest/"><h2>CRIME DIGEST</h2></a>
		<h3>by Zeta Rothschild</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">3</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A short collection of crime oddities ...</p>

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		<p>Crime rarely pays. But it is sometimes amusing.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/crime-digest/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ CRIME DIGEST</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Aug 11, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Oct. 22, 1918  | Vol. XVIII, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/laughing-death.png" alt="Laughing Death by Charles Conger Stewart" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/laughing-death/"><h2>LAUGHING DEATH</h2></a>
		<h3>by Charles Conger Stewart</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">32</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>She warned him about the fat man, but Jim wouldn't listen. He was determined to know who the fat man was, and why Hester refused to tell him more!</p>

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		<p>A madman stalks and kills ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/laughing-death/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ LAUGHING DEATH</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Aug 08, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | Mar. 1943  | Vol 4, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/beau-brummel-murder.png" alt="Beau Brummel Murder by Ray Cummings" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/beau-brummel-murder/"><h2>BEAU BRUMMEL MURDER</h2></a>
		<h3>by Ray Cummings</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>George Bryan didn't mind being called "Fashion Plate" by the villagers. That was fine. It would fit right in with his plans, for who would suspect the dandified fog he appeared to be of cold blooded murder?</p>

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		<p>A dastardly murder plot ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/beau-brummel-murder/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ BEAU BRUMMEL MURDER</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Tue, Aug 07, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>15 Story Detective</em> | Aug. 1950  | Vol 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/gunsmoke-in-her-eyes.png" alt="Gunsmoke In Her Eyes by John Bender" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/gunsmoke-in-her-eyes/"><h2>GUNSMOKE IN HER EYES</h2></a>
		<h3>by John Bender</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Marcia thought it was nice to have her louse around the house, she overlooked annoying trifles like ...</p>

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		<p>When love dies ... murder follows!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/gunsmoke-in-her-eyes/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ GUNSMOKE IN HER EYES</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, Jul 30, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | May 1920  | Vol 1, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/in-the-light-of-the-red-lamp.png" alt="In the Light of the Red Lamp by Maurice Level" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/in-the-light-of-the-red-lamp/"><h2>IN THE LIGHT OF THE RED LAMP</h2></a>
		<h3>by Maurice Level</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>He thought the last image of his dead wife, taken the day she died, would bring him comfort. Instead, it brought new horror!</p>

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		<p>A shocking story of murder by mistake!!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/in-the-light-of-the-red-lamp/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ IN THE LIGHT OF THE RED LAMP</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jul 27, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Hooded Detective</em> | Jan. 1942  | Vol 3., No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/candidate-for-a-coffin.png" alt="Candidate for a Coffin by T. W. Ford" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/candidate-for-a-coffin/"><h2>CANDIDATE FOR A COFFIN</h2></a>
		<h3>by T. W. Ford</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">40</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Wilson Lamb cuddled his automatic to play "Mr. Death" and fingered little Louis Engle for a coffin cargo. But when he pulled the trigger, Whisper, the gun-cobra from Chi, spilled out Doom's deck ...</p>

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		<p>A look inside the mind of a psychopathic killer!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/candidate-for-a-coffin/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ CANDIDATE FOR A COFFIN</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Wed, Jul 25, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | Nov. 1920  | Vol. II, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/murder-at-lost-creek.png" alt="The Murder at Lost Creek by Robert E. Hewes" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/murder-at-lost-creek/"><h2>THE MURDER AT LOST CREEK</h2></a>
		<h3>by Robert E. Hewes</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">23</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Lost in a sudden winter storm, he found a trapper's cabin ... and a strange story of love and danger!</p>

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		<p>A gripping tale from the frozen north ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/murder-at-lost-creek/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE MURDER AT LOST CREEK</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jul 24, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | Oct. 1947  | Vol. 8, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/according-to-the-book.png" alt="According to the Book by Georgie" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/according-to-the-book/"><h2>ACCORDING TO THE BOOK</h2></a>
		<h3>by Georgie</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">13</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Georgie thought his playground contract was a valid, legal document; but it may not stand up in the playground court!</p>

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		<p>A fun, kid/legal story!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/according-to-the-book/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ ACCORDING TO THE BOOK</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Thu, Jul 19, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Aug. 27, 1921  | Vol. XLII, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/mr-clackworthy-goes-to-jail.png" alt="Mr. Clackworthy Goes to Jail by Christopher B. Booth" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mr-clackworthy-goes-to-jail/"><h2>MR. CLACKWORTHY GOES TO JAIL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Christopher B. Booth</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">31</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The master confidence man had been patient. But now it was time to find Chicago Charlie and get his money back!</p>

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		<p>A confidence man gets his sweet revenge ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mr-clackworthy-goes-to-jail/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ MR. CLACKWORTHY GOES TO JAIL</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Wed, Jul 18, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/silent-dog.png" alt="The Case of the Silent Dog A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/silent-dog/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE SILENT DOG</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Dixon Hawke is called in when a child is kidnapped and held for ransom ... but this time, it's up to his assistant, Tommy Burkey, to nab the kidnappers before they become murderers!</p>

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		<p>This time, it's up to Tommy to save the day!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/silent-dog/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE SILENT DOG</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, Jul 16, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>15 Story Detective</em> | Aug. 1950  | Vol. 3 No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/renegade-thief.png" alt="The Renegade Thief by George W. Black" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/renegade-thief/"><h2>THE RENEGADE THIEF</h2></a>
		<h3>by George W. Black</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The fabulous true story of the repentant French jailbird who became the world's first detective.</p>

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		<p>An historical true story of the world's first detective.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/renegade-thief/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE RENEGADE THIEF</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Sat, Jul 14, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>15 Story Detective</em> | Aug. 1950  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/hold-that-tigres1.png" alt="Hold That Tigres by Albert Simmons" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/hold-that-tigres/"><h2>HOLD THAT TIGRES</h2></a>
		<h3>by Albert Simmons</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">52</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When the smoke cleared away from the shoot-and-run murder, there I was --- with a hot painting on my hands ... and a homicidal honey on my back.</p>

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		<p>A Dynamic Crime-Adventure story of Nazi art theft, recovery, & murder!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/hold-that-tigres/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ HOLD THAT TIGRES</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Thu, Jul 12, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective Stories</em> | Oct. 1947  | Vol. 8, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/scoop-in-blood.png" alt="Scoop in Blood by T. W. Ford" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/scoop-in-blood/"><h2>SCOOP IN BLOOD</h2></a>
		<h3>by T. W. Ford</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">24</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>If you look long enough and hard enough for murder, sometimes you can find it!</p>

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		<p>A classic noir tale of greed, lust, and murder!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/scoop-in-blood/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ SCOOP IN BLOOD</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Tue, Jul 10, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/ice-hockey-player.png" alt="The Case of the Ice-Hockey Player A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ice-hockey-player/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE ICE-HOCKEY PLAYER</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When Big Bill Jensen collapses on the ice, Dixon Hawke realizes the man isn't just injured ... he's been murdered!</p>

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		<p>Dixon Hawke and a killer in an ice-hockey face off!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ice-hockey-player/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE ICE-HOCKEY PLAYER</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Thu, Jul 05, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Private Detective Stories</em> | June 1944  | Vol. 15 No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/no-safety-in-numbers-1.png" alt="No Safety in Numbers by Edward S. Williams" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/no-safety-in-numbers/"><h2>NO SAFETY IN NUMBERS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Edward S. Williams</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">33</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Off in the country, cut off by the storm, Rose had heard the radio account of the hold-up and murder. And now she was sure that one of the men in her house was the killer. But which was it?</p>

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		<p>An isolated house. A winter storm. A murderer. A thrilling suspense murder mystery!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/no-safety-in-numbers/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ NO SAFETY IN NUMBERS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jul 03, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/mystery-of-the-one-legged-man.png" alt="The Mystery of the One-Legged Man by J. B. Hawley" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mystery-of-the-one-legged-man/"><h2>THE MYSTERY OF THE ONE-LEGGED MAN</h2></a>
		<h3>by J. B. Hawley</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">19</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Newspaper readers will recall the series of brutal and seemingly senseless murders that occurred in England and were attributed to a criminal whom some clever writer dubbed Peg-Leg ... a mysterious one-legged man or a clever killer?</p>

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		<p>A mysterious series of murders haunts England ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mystery-of-the-one-legged-man/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE MYSTERY OF THE ONE-LEGGED MAN</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Jul 02, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Oct. 22, 1918  | Vol. XVIII No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/lost-keys.png" alt="Lost Keys by Jane Livingston" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/lost-keys/"><h2>LOST KEYS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Jane Livingston</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">8</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A opium fiend’s rambling story of murder.</p>

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		<p>A story told from the perspective of a mad opium fiend.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/lost-keys/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ LOST KEYS</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jun 22, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Thrilling Mystery Magazine</em> | Mar. 1942  | Vol. 18 No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/kidnapped-evidence.png" alt="Kidnapped Evidence by Joseph J. Millard" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/kidnapped-evidence/"><h2>KIDNAPPED EVIDENCE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Joseph J. Millard</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">38</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Private detective Sam McGee was on the run, again. This time with the dead body of Jonathan Mainwaring. Can he outwit the cops and unmask the real killers before he’s sent to the hot seat for murder?</p>

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		<p>An edge-of-your-seat hardboiled PI yarn! Fasten your seatbelt for this one!!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/kidnapped-evidence/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ KIDNAPPED EVIDENCE</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jun 22, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke’s Casebook</em> | Spring 1944  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/letters-to-the-editor.png" alt="The Case of the Letters to the Editor A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/letters-to-the-editor/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE LETTERS TO THE EDITOR</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">23</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When Dixon Hawke and his assistant Tommy find themselves spending the night at a small inn, can they decipher the clues and find who killed the jealous General?</p>

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		<p>Another exciting Dixon Hawke mystery pitting him against &hellip; you’ll never guess who!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/letters-to-the-editor/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE LETTERS TO THE EDITOR</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jun 22, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>15 Story Detective</em> | Aug. 1950  | Vol 3. No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/wind-of-fear.png" alt="The Wind of Fear by Talmage Powell" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/wind-of-fear/"><h2>THE WIND OF FEAR</h2></a>
		<h3>by Talmage Powell</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">16</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Dorothy Janeway fought her way home through the driving winds of a hurricane — only to find that her husband was off … courting.</p>

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		<p>A story of love and loss.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/wind-of-fear/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE WIND OF FEAR</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jun 22, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | June 17, 1922  | Vol. XLIX No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/reynolds-forsbrey.png" alt="Great Escapes: Reynolds Forsbrey by Edgeworth Downer" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/great-escapes-reynolds-forsbrey/"><h2>GREAT ESCAPES: REYNOLDS FORSBREY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Edgeworth Downer</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">29</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Robert Forsbrey was one of the great prison escape artists. But authorities knew it was more than freedom he sought.</p>

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		<p>A true crime story of strange love and prison breaking.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/great-escapes-reynolds-forsbrey/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ GREAT ESCAPES: REYNOLDS FORSBREY</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jun 19, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1920  | Vol. 1 No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/where-the-span-splits.png" alt="Where The Span Splits by Sam Heilman" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/where-the-span-splits/"><h2>WHERE THE SPAN SPLITS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Sam Heilman</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">19</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>He planned to kill himself to avoid Fate, but would Fate win in the end despite his carefully planning?</p>

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		<p>A shocking story of death!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/where-the-span-splits/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ WHERE THE SPAN SPLITS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Jun 18, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Private Detective Stories</em> | June 1944  | Vol. 15 No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/kidnapper-convicted-by-a-knife-blade.png" alt="Kidnapper Convicted by a Knife-Blade " style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/kidnapper-convicted-by-a-knife-blade/"><h2>KIDNAPPER CONVICTED BY A KNIFE-BLADE</h2></a>
		<h3></h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">3</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>One of the most incredible convictions ever obtained in the United States by means of microphotography &hellip;</p>

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		<p>Learn about one of the early uses of microscopes and microphotography to convict a kidnapper!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/kidnapper-convicted-by-a-knife-blade/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ KIDNAPPER CONVICTED BY A KNIFE-BLADE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Jun 16, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | Oct. 1947  | Vol. 8 No. 7 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/new-deaths-for-old.png" alt="New Deaths for Old by Norman A. Daniels" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/new-deaths-for-old/"><h2>NEW DEATHS FOR OLD</h2></a>
		<h3>by Norman A. Daniels</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">38</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Old murder breeds new murder when a blackmailee gets tired of paying off and decides that if at first you don't succeed in framing, try, try again!</p>

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		<p>A story of blackmail and murder!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/new-deaths-for-old/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ NEW DEATHS FOR OLD</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Jun 14, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Mar. 11, 1922  | Vol. XLVII No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/was-it-worth-it.png" alt="Was It Worth It? by Frederick Ames Coates" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/was-it-worth-it/"><h2>WAS IT WORTH IT?</h2></a>
		<h3>by Frederick Ames Coates</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">23</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Squalling children, poverty, discomfort; the everlasting excessive demands on her time, her patience, and her endurance — this was life! And the life she sought to escape, but would troubles in the big city convince her otherwise?</p>

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		<p>A sad story of yearning for more.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/was-it-worth-it/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ WAS IT WORTH IT?</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, Jun 11, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Private Detective Stories</em> | June 1944  | Vol. 15, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/murder-that-boomeranged.png" alt="Murder That Boomeranged by Zeta Rothschild" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/murder-that-boomeranged/"><h2>MURDER THAT BOOMERANGED</h2></a>
		<h3>by Zeta Rothschild</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">11</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Though women are generally considered experienced in chicanery and intrigue, they are really not good at constructive plotting. Certainly not where murder is involved. Perhaps it is because they have had too much authority in the home. What they say is accepted by children and husband without argument so they become convinced that the outside world will accept any story they tell in the same fashion. And there is their first big mistake.</p>

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		<p>A true story of murder for love, not money!</p>

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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Fri, Jun 08, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | May 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/necklace-of-the-pharaohs.png" alt="The Necklace of the Pharaohs by Clinton Harcourt" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/necklace-of-the-pharaohs/"><h2>THE NECKLACE OF THE PHARAOHS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Clinton Harcourt</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">29</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Captain Valentine recognized Armel Touchet, French crook and French Condemned Corps deserter immediately. But what was he doing here in Alexandria; what ill-omened quest was responsible for his presence &mdash; what crime did he contemplate?</p>

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		<p>A thrilling art adventure of Captain Valentine!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/necklace-of-the-pharaohs/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE NECKLACE OF THE PHARAOHS</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, Jun 04, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | Nov. 1943  | Vol. 4 No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/killers-final-curtain.png" alt="Killer's Final Curtain by Wilber S. Peacock" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/killers-final-curtain/"><h2>KILLER'S FINAL CURTAIN</h2></a>
		<h3>by Wilber S. Peacock</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Curtis Drexler's elegant murder plans didn't take an over-efficient stage hand into consideration.</p>

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		<p>A murder for greed story set on the stage.</p>

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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Tue, May 29, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/weighted-life-buoys.png" alt="The Case of the Weighted Life Buoys A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/weighted-life-buoys/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE WEIGHTED LIFE BUOYS</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>One learns to expect the unexpected, because human nature is so perverse, and mankind is so endowed with cussedness. Nevertheless, I confess that I have never before given a thought to the possibility of life-saving apparatus being used for the purpose of committing suicide ... or murder!</p>

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		<p>Another gripping Dixon Hawke Private Detective story ... murder at sea!!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/weighted-life-buoys/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE WEIGHTED LIFE BUOYS</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Thu, May 24, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Hooded Detective</em> | Jan. 1942  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/one-hundred-bucks-per-stiff.png" alt="One Hundred Bucks Per Stiff by J. Lloyd Conrich" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/one-hundred-bucks-per-stiff/"><h2>ONE HUNDRED BUCKS PER STIFF</h2></a>
		<h3>by J. Lloyd Conrich</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">29</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Mr. Peck was dead &hellip; the papers said so. Yet Mr. Peck performed his own autopsy and saved eight men from death!</p>

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		<p>From the early days of scientific investigation! Will science uncover a killer?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/one-hundred-bucks-per-stiff/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ ONE HUNDRED BUCKS PER STIFF</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Tue, May 22, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | Sept. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/fingers-from-the-grave.png" alt="Fingers from the Grave by Edwin Garty Ranck" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/fingers-from-the-grave/"><h2>FINGERS FROM THE GRAVE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Edwin Garty Ranck</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">19</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Tom Grimstead was not looking for a story when he decided to spend a night in the haunted Carey house &hellip; but the accounts of those who had spent, or rather tried to spend, a night in the Carey house seemed so authentic and honest &hellip;</p>

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		<p>A terrifying ghost-story mystery!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/fingers-from-the-grave/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ FINGERS FROM THE GRAVE</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, May 21, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>15 Story Detective</em> | Aug. 1950  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/lothario-unlamented.png" alt="Lothario Unlamented by Joseph Franklin" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/lothario-unlamented/"><h2>LOTHARIO UNLAMENTED</h2></a>
		<h3>by Joseph Franklin</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">7</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>It wasn&#39;t the doctor&#39;s job to prescribe hot lead — nor the cop&#39;s to let his friend go free.</p>

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		<p>A story ripped from today's headlines!</p>

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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Fri, May 18, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Private Detective Stories</em> | June 1944  | Vol. 15, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/open-season-4.png" alt="Open Season by Edward Anhalt" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/open-season/"><h2>OPEN SEASON</h2></a>
		<h3>by Edward Anhalt</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">50</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Shots in the night, vegetables in the coal bin, dynamite in the potatoes, women in uniform! That's West Point; that's war; that's what it means when saboteurs go all out &hellip;</p>

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		<p>A espionage murder mystery on the hill above West Point during World War II.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/open-season/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ OPEN SEASON</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Wed, May 16, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>F.B.I. Detective Stories</em> | October 1950  | Vol. 3, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/dragnet-for-a-spy.png" alt="Dragnet for a Spy by Thorne Lee" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/dragnet-for-a-spy/"><h2>DRAGNET FOR A SPY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Thorne Lee</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">25</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Enemy agents were making a shambles of Operation Topside's super secret &mdash; until a lowly lieutenant proved that an ounce of brains was worth a pound of brass.</p>

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		<p>A thrilling mystery set against a backdrop of cold war spies and the space race!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/dragnet-for-a-spy/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ DRAGNET FOR A SPY</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Tue, May 15, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/special-edition.png" alt="The Case of the Special Edition A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/special-edition/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE SPECIAL EDITION</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">14</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>John Meadowes, who had been ignominiously fired from his job, let his already bullied, over-worked, and nerve-ridden mind plot revenge on the man who ruined his life. Now, can Dixon Hawke find the evidence that puts Meadowes at the scene of the murder? Or will Meadowes escape to join the army and die gloriously in the coming war?</p>

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		<p>Another thriller from master detective Dixon Hawke, but this time with a heartbreaking ending!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/special-edition/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE SPECIAL EDITION</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Thu, May 10, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>FBI Detective Stories</em> | Oct. 1950  | Vol. 3, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/cookin-with-poison.png" alt="Cookin' With Poison by D. Wescott Gouldner" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/cookin-with-poison/"><h2>COOKIN' WITH POISON</h2></a>
		<h3>by D. Wescott Gouldner</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">33</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>It had to be one of Paul&#39;s two lovely sisters-in-law who&#39;d known the old man was coming … and baked a cake.</p>

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		<p>It was a birthday cake to end all birthday cakes – and Ernie&#39;s birthdays.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/cookin-with-poison/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ COOKIN' WITH POISON</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, May 08, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | Nov. 1943  | Vol. 4, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/gentle-host.png" alt="The Gentle Host by T. W. Ford" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/gentle-host/"><h2>THE GENTLE HOST</h2></a>
		<h3>by T. W. Ford</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">19</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Anyone in this strange house might be the escaped homicidal maniac, Death Mantas!</p>

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		<p>A raging storm, a dark house, a homicidal maniac ... do you dare read this tale?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/gentle-host/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE GENTLE HOST</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, May 07, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>15 Story Detective</em> | Aug. 1950  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/study-in-suicide.png" alt="Study in Suicide by Richard Demming" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/study-in-suicide/"><h2>STUDY IN SUICIDE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Richard Demming</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">6</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>I didn't understand why the police were so interested in my wife's disappearance. I just wanted to pack my books and get away for the summer break ... and see Miss Crane!</p>

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		<p>A perfect coffee-break read!!</p>

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  	<p>Sat, May 05, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective Stories</em> | Oct. 1947  | Vol. 8, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/lady-from-spain.png" alt="Lady From Spain by Alan Ritner Anderson" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/lady-from-spain/"><h2>LADY FROM SPAIN</h2></a>
		<h3>by Alan Ritner Anderson</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">41</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Only J. Fenimore Yost could have put such diverse elements as a dead kitten, a trunkful of lottery tickets, and a long-lost daughter together and make them spell murder!</p>

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		<p>A brilliant legal mind, if somewhat warped by gin. A fun, fast read!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/lady-from-spain/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ LADY FROM SPAIN</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Thu, May 03, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Private Detective Stories</em> | Mar. 1939  | Vol. 4, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/sing-song-gal-1.png" alt="Sing-Song Gal by Henri St. Maur" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/sing-song-gal/"><h2>SING-SONG GAL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Henri St. Maur</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">23</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>&quot;This isn&#39;t a regular detective job I called you about,&quot; the night club singer told Hodgson. &quot;It&#39;s not a dead body and a lot of clues and all that stuff.&quot; That&#39;s what she thought, but it didn&#39;t take long for him to prove her wrong!</p>

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		<p>A hardboiled yarn full of smash, crash, and bang!!</p>

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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Tue, May 01, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Apr. 1922  | Vol. 5, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/light-that-lies.png" alt="The Light That Lies by Petersen Marzoni" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/light-that-lies/"><h2>THE LIGHT THAT LIES</h2></a>
		<h3>by Petersen Marzoni</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Robert Emmet Long was in a hurry. He didn&#39;t like driving at night, particularly through the Bayfield cutoff. About half a mile from the main highway his lights blinked twice, then went out. That was the signal that Convict 1836 was waiting for ... or so he thought!</p>

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		<p>An escaped con, a mistaken signal, and race through the night add up to an edge-of-your-seat ride!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/light-that-lies/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE LIGHT THAT LIES</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Thu, Apr 26, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Oct. 5, 1916 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/rustic-rival.png" alt="A Rustic Rival by Sergeant Ryan" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/rustic-rival/"><h2>A RUSTIC RIVAL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Sergeant Ryan</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">31</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Nick Carter was enjoying a much-deserved vacation when a rustic schoolteacher asked for his help in solving the murder of Sam Bennet.</p>

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		<p>An exciting Nick Carter detective story! One of the great classic detectives from over 100 years ago!!</p>

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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Tue, Apr 24, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefba<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/indiarubber-man.png" alt="The Case of the Indiarubber Man A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/indiarubber-man/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE INDIARUBBER MAN</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>As a team, Miss Reesdale and Ginger Pryde were a success, which meant very big money. As separate personalities, neither was much of a box-office attraction, and Pryde fixed his spite on Miss Reesdale as a result of his sudden loss of fortune.</p>

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		<p>Another exciting Dixon Hawke tale ... this time he's up against a master actor!</p>

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  	<p>Thu, Apr 19, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1922 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/weight-of-a-feather.svg" alt="Weight of a Feather by Carl Clausen" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/weight-of-a-feather/"><h2>WEIGHT OF A FEATHER</h2></a>
		<h3>by Carl Clausen</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">25</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>It was an open and shut case, or so the Prosecuting Attorney believed ... until the Attorney for the Defence began his questioning.</p>

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		<p>A fingernail-biting courtroom drama with a twist at the end you'll never see coming!</p>

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  	<p>Tue, Apr 17, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefc1<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/swedish-deckhand.png" alt="The Case of the Swedish Deckhand A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/swedish-deckhand/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE SWEDISH DECKHAND</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Detective-Inspector Gray of Scotland Yard demands that Dixon Hawke reveal the location of accused murderer Jevons, but Hawke in convinced of the man's innocence. Can he prove it before the Yard finds its man?</p>

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		<p>Another gripping Dixon Hawke Private Detective story ... not to be missed!!</p>

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  	<p><br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em></em> |  </span></p>

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  	<p>Thu, Apr 12, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Mar. 5, 1916 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/a-chance-clew.png" alt="A Chance Clew by Scott Campbell" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/a-chance-clew/"><h2>A CHANCE CLEW</h2></a>
		<h3>by Scott Campbell</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">30</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When the girl told him that she'd seen the man who'd robbed her, Glidden is certain it is Lord Arkright is The Red Raven. But can he outwit his nemesis this time, or will The Red Raven get the best of the detective?</p>

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		<p>The seventh in THE RED RAVEN series!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/a-chance-clew/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ A CHANCE CLEW</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Apr 10, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Hooded Detective</em> | Jan. 1942  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/death-is-deaf.png" alt="Death Is Deaf by Cliff Campbell" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/death-is-deaf/"><h2>DEATH IS DEAF</h2></a>
		<h3>by Cliff Campbell</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Big Sid couldn&#39;t understand it, and he was a smart monkey. He had cased this job himself, personal. Had cooked up the scheme for pulling it off and spent a good two weeks laying the ground-work. Yet, here he was locked up in the county jail with the hot squat waiting to claim him.</p>

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		<p>A hardbitten story of not-so-smart crooks!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/death-is-deaf/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ DEATH IS DEAF</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Apr 04, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | April 1922 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/finger-of-guilt.png" alt="The Finger of Guilt by J. J. Stagg" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/finger-of-guilt/"><h2>THE FINGER OF GUILT</h2></a>
		<h3>by J. J. Stagg</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">23</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>There was, at the time, an epidemic of jewelry robberies. The pestilence had attacked Scofield&#39;s six times in four months; but the disease never &quot;took.&quot; The six hold-ups failed and in every instance the robbers were caught. But would Judson Farris succeed where others had failed?</p>

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		<p>An exciting tale of wits: the crafty jewel thief against the cops!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/finger-of-guilt/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE FINGER OF GUILT</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Apr 03, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Real Detective Tales</em> | June/July 1927 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/diamond-scarfpin.png" alt="Adventures of the Diamond Scarfpin by Jack Stradling" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/diamond-scarfpin/"><h2>ADVENTURES OF THE DIAMOND SCARFPIN</h2></a>
		<h3>by Jack Stradling</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>This is a plain, unvarnished tale of Detective Tom Silver, grafting plain-clothes man. Here we see the other side of the picture — and behold another reason why &quot;Crime Doesn&#39;t Pay.&quot;  … Tho wise Silver always gets his man — and something else besides. His policy is to play both ends against the middle, thus fattening his bankroll and flattening the crook&#39;s. ... In the present story he neatly traps a smooth dip, of international notoriety, and what he does to him is sufficient. — E. B.</p>

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		<p>The second in the series of ADVENTURES IN GRAFT!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/diamond-scarfpin/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ ADVENTURES OF THE DIAMOND SCARFPIN</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Mar 29, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1922 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/his-thirteenth-wife.png" alt="His Thirteenth Wife by Herbert Raymond Carter" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/his-thirteenth-wife/"><h2>HIS THIRTEENTH WIFE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Herbert Raymond Carter</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">30</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>His plan was simple: find a homely, rich young woman, woo and marry her. Then murder her and steal her fortune. But would wife number 13 be lucky or unlucky for Jonas Bruckner?</p>

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		<p>A thrilling Bluebeard tale with an ending that'll leave you gasping!</p>

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  	<p>Tue, Mar 27, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Dec. 10, 1918 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/without-influence.png" alt="Without Influence by Harry M. Dean" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/without-influence/"><h2>WITHOUT INFLUENCE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harry M. Dean</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">21</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Herbert Stanlaw was waiting for the burglar, with a plan to outsmart him and keep his precious ruby. But would his tale of the ruby's curse keep the thief from stealing his valuables? Or would the thief outwit him in the end?</p>

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		<p>A experiment in human psychology ... or outwitting a thief!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/without-influence/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ WITHOUT INFLUENCE</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Fri, Mar 23, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | December 10, 1918  | Vol. 19, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/last-chapter1.png" alt="The Last Chapter by C. C. Andrews" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/last-chapter/"><h2>THE LAST CHAPTER</h2></a>
		<h3>by C. C. Andrews</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">43</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Miss Bosanquet needed help with the last chapter of her book; but it came from an most unexpected source.<br><br>And when an old love appeared, his presence threatened more than her peaceful writing time!</p>

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		<p>What begins as a delightful story of hope & love ends with loss & death.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/last-chapter/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE LAST CHAPTER</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Mar 19, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>All-Story</em> | Mar. 10, 1917 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/frozen-ground.png" alt="Frozen Ground by Thomas Jeffries Betts" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/frozen-ground/"><h2>FROZEN GROUND</h2></a>
		<h3>by Thomas Jeffries Betts</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">14</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Kwang Li, fat and prosperous, could afford to be generous. But it was bad for business.</p>

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		<p>A sinister story of greed in the cold winter of Manchuria.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/frozen-ground/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ FROZEN GROUND</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Thu, Mar 15, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef16<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Jan. 5, 1917 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/mysterious-highwayman.png" alt="The Mysterious Highwayman by Sergeant Ryan" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mysterious-highwayman/"><h2>THE MYSTERIOUS HIGHWAYMAN</h2></a>
		<h3>by Sergeant Ryan</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">30</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>&quot;Denial is useless,&#39;&#39; said Carroll at last. &quot;I was taken in the act.&quot;<br><br>His manner was indefinably strange. If one may attempt description, it was more like an invalid&#39;s than a criminal&#39;s. This man of cultured mind and delicately sensitive nature seemed to feel neither remorse nor shame. There was evidence of considerable anxiety, but this state was repeatedly interrupted by involuntary outbursts of reassurance, almost of satisfaction.</p>

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		<p>A thrilling tale of a man sure of his own guilt! But is he really guilty?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mysterious-highwayman/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE MYSTERIOUS HIGHWAYMAN</a>
		
		
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  	<h1>CASEFILES</h1>
  	<p>Mon, Mar 12, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Mar. 1938  | Vol. 32, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/puppet-boss-of-destiny.png" alt="Puppet Boss of Destiny by Ernest Bean" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/puppet-boss-of-destiny/"><h2>PUPPET BOSS OF DESTINY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Ernest Bean</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">10</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A perfect butter is supposed to know everything. James was a perfect butler. But he knew too much.</p>

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		<p>A short, fun read with a great twist at the end! Because society lady's aren't always what they seem ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/puppet-boss-of-destiny/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ PUPPET BOSS OF DESTINY</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Mar 10, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef43<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921  | Vol. 4, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/hear-not.svg" alt="Hear Not, See Not, Speak Not Evil by Walter Deffenbaugh" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/hear-not-see-not-speak-not-evil/"><h2>HEAR NOT, SEE NOT, SPEAK NOT EVIL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Walter Deffenbaugh</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">41</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>"A lesson for thieves, detectives, physicians and everyone else. It is a Japanese piece called the ‘Sacred Monkeys.’ There are three of them. One holds his hands over his ears, a second over his eyes and the third over his mouth. The inscription beneath reads, ‘Hear not, see not, speak not evil.’ I took the restraining hands away from the ears, eyes and mouth of these three men here. You see the result."</p>

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		<p>A great story of crime and compassion. Perfect for a long, slow Saturday night!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/hear-not-see-not-speak-not-evil/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ HEAR NOT, SEE NOT, SPEAK NOT EVIL</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Mar 07, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 5i </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/valley-where-the-dead-men-live.png" alt="Valley Where the Dead Men Live by Harold Ward" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/valley-where-the-dead-men-live/"><h2>VALLEY WHERE THE DEAD MEN LIVE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harold Ward</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">24</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>"I have passed through The Valley Where Dead Men Live. My eyes have looked upon sights which God did not intend men to see." Such began the strange tale told to Professor Parmalee by the stranger. Could it be true or was it just the ramblings of a dying man?</p>

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		<p>A thrilling supernatural yarn spun by the master storyteller!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/valley-where-the-dead-men-live/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ VALLEY WHERE THE DEAD MEN LIVE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Mar 05, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefd3<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/fallen-star.png" alt="The Case of the Fallen Star A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/fallen-star/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE FALLEN STAR</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Once more that intrepid detective Dixon Hawke matches wits with a killer &mdash; this time on the set of Raymond Blade's latest picture!</p>

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		<p>The perfect post-Oscars short story ... when Dixon Hawke, the famous criminologist, finds himself on the set of Raymond Blade's latest picture. But can he sort out fact from Big Screen fiction in THE CASE OF THE FALLEN STAR?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/fallen-star/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE FALLEN STAR</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Mar 01, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Mar. 1938  | Vol. 32, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/catty-cornered1.png" alt="Catty Cornered by Joe Archibald" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/catty-cornered/"><h2>CATTY CORNERED</h2></a>
		<h3>by Joe Archibald</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">32</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Scoop Binney thought it was the cats when Abigail&#39;s pet tabby was kidnaped and her woman cook faced the hot squat for the gardener&#39;s murder. But Scoop changed his mind when Snooty Piper got them both shanghaied, trying to prove the cook innocent because he said that  —  &quot;volts&quot; were not for women.</p>

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		<p>Another rib-tickler funny from Joe Archibald! Get it now and enjoy the antic escapades of Snooty Piper and Scoop Binney.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/catty-cornered/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ CATTY CORNERED</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Tue, Feb 27, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef54<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Apr. 1922  | Vol. 5, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/too-easy-alibi.png" alt="The Too-Easy Alibi by George Briggs" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/too-easy-alibi/"><h2>THE TOO-EASY ALIBI</h2></a>
		<h3>by George Briggs</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">21</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Joe only wanted to borrow $5 to stake a sure thing at the track. But his I.O.U to Pug ending up costing him everything!</p>

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		<p>What an ending! It'll leave you gasping &mdash; watching what you promise in writing!!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/too-easy-alibi/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE TOO-EASY ALIBI</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sun, Feb 25, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 59d2a4e99cea3baa9e60b424<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Mar. 1938  | Vol. 32, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/a-sucker-a-day.png" alt="A Sucker A Day by Convict 12627" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/a-sucker-a-day/"><h2>A SUCKER A DAY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Convict 12627</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Slick Martin was a knife hustler by trade. And he could extract fifty bucks from a victim without letting a drop of blood.</p>

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		<p>A great yarn for fans of the con! Read it today so you're prepared for "the knife hustle".</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/a-sucker-a-day/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ A SUCKER A DAY</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Feb 24, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 59d2a37a9cea3baa9e60b422<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Mar. 1938  | Vol. 32, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/river-rat.png" alt="River Rat's Comeback by S. J. Bailey" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/river-rats-comeback/"><h2>RIVER RAT'S COMEBACK</h2></a>
		<h3>by S. J. Bailey</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">41</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>&quot;Fins&quot; Scanlon was learning fast — to do the things a kid shouldn&#39;t do. And the only man who could help him was a cop in whom he had lost faith.</p>

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		<p>A kid caught up in crime &mdash; will he choose to go down the wrong path, or save his friend? Learn &quot;Fins&quot; Scanlon's fate in RIVER RAT'S COMEBACK. (A Saturday Night Special!! Normally only available to subscribers ... read it without subscribing ... FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY!)</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/river-rats-comeback/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ RIVER RAT'S COMEBACK</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Feb 21, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef85<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crime Fiction Stories</em> | Dec. 1950  | Vol. 1, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/how-dead-can-you-get.svg" alt="How Dead Can You Get? by Charles Beckman, Jr." style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/how-dead-can-you-get/"><h2>HOW DEAD CAN YOU GET?</h2></a>
		<h3>by Charles Beckman, Jr.</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">22</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>All he could remember was the beautiful dead girl. But who was she—and why had he killed her?</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/how-dead-can-you-get/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ HOW DEAD CAN YOU GET?</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Feb 20, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefc2<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke Case Book</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/duelling-pistols.svg" alt="The Case of the Duelling Pistols A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/duelling-pistols/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE DUELLING PISTOLS</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>“I didn’t kill him, Mr. Hawke! I swear I didn’t kill him!” The famous criminologist had been called to the jail by the personal appeal of the prisoner, who was well known to him.</p>

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		<p>A second-rate crook accused of murder. Can the famous detective uncover the truth in THE CASE OF THE DUELLING PISTOLS?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/duelling-pistols/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE DUELLING PISTOLS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Feb 16, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef1c<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/abandoned-house.svg" alt="The Abandoned House by Buelah Poynter" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/abandoned_house/"><h2>THE ABANDONED HOUSE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Buelah Poynter</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">34</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Trying to escape the storm, Alan and his sister, Nell, seek shelter in the old abandoned house. But when they discover Judge MacPherson recently murdered, will they find the killer or death?</p>

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		<p>What is the truth? Do you know it when you hear it? Or is it just an excuse for murder?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/abandoned_house/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE ABANDONED HOUSE</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Wed, Feb 14, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef6a<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Aug. 27, 1921  | Vol. XLII, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/a-study-in-green.png" alt="A Study in Green by Scott Campbell" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/a-study-in-green/"><h2>A STUDY IN GREEN</h2></a>
		<h3>by Scott Campbell</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">26</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Who is the strange green man hiding in the shrubbery, and what &mdash; or who &mdash; turned him green?</p>

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		<p>A man turned green! What &mdash; or who &mdash; is responsible? And why? Read A STUDY IN GREEN today and find out!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/a-study-in-green/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ A STUDY IN GREEN</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Mon, Feb 12, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 59d2a3469cea3baa9e60b421<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Hooded Detective</em> | Jan. 1942  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/artistic-murder-misfires.png" alt="Artistic Murder Misfires by Mat Rand" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/artistic-murder-misfires/"><h2>ARTISTIC MURDER MISFIRES</h2></a>
		<h3>by Mat Rand</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>There are eighteen methods of murder that defy detection.</p>

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		<p>A scientific look into the methods true crime &mdash; more than just another yarn.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/artistic-murder-misfires/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ ARTISTIC MURDER MISFIRES</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Sat, Feb 10, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef0b<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>All Star Detective</em> | Dec. 1930 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/demons-of-snake-swamp.png" alt="Demons of Snake Swamp by Anthony Pelcher" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/demons-of-snake-swamp/"><h2>DEMONS OF SNAKE SWAMP</h2></a>
		<h3>by Anthony Pelcher</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">39</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>What evil power ruled over the dank depths of Snake Swamp, striking death to bird, beast and man? Whence came the beautiful spectral maiden who roamed its paths by night?</p>

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		<p>Is it a curse or something more natural that lurds deep in the Appalacian Mountains, killing and dismembering all who enter Snake Swamp? Find out in DEMONS OF SNAKE SWAMP!!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/demons-of-snake-swamp/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ DEMONS OF SNAKE SWAMP</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Thu, Feb 08, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef91<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Nov. 1945  | Vol. 11, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/shtc.svg" alt="Satan Hogs the Camera by Emil Petaja" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/satan-hogs-the-camera/"><h2>SATAN HOGS THE CAMERA</h2></a>
		<h3>by Emil Petaja</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">26</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Jack Kelley doubled for the hero in Hollywood film fights. But when he undertook to stand in for the star in a real life-and- death scene, Kelley needed more than acting talent. For instead of cold celluloid, that outside drama was being shot in hot lead!</p>

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		<p>High drama on the set of a classic Hollywood movie &mdash; the perfect setting for murder! Read it today!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/satan-hogs-the-camera/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ SATAN HOGS THE CAMERA</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Tue, Feb 06, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefbc<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/cabbage-buttonhole.png" alt="The Case of the Cabbage Buttonhole A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/cabbage-buttonhole/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE CABBAGE BUTTONHOLE</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When the tramp, Mr. Wilcox, is accused of murder, can Dixon Hawke find the truth to who really killed Mr. Henderson?</p>

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		<p>Famous detective Dixon Hawke is once more called upon to prove the innocense of a wrongfully accused man. But is the evidence too much in THE CASE OF THE CABBAGE BUTTONHOLE?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/cabbage-buttonhole/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE CABBAGE BUTTONHOLE</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Fri, Feb 02, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefb0<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | May 1949  | Vol. 4, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/ebony-cat.png" alt="The Ebony Cat by Rex Whitechurch" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ebony-cat/"><h2>THE EBONY CAT</h2></a>
		<h3>by Rex Whitechurch</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">32</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When a miser loans out five grand without security, something is wrong  —  particularly when the borrower is bumped off within the hour afterwards!</p>

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		<p>An exciting read for cat lovers &amp; mystery lovers alike!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ebony-cat/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE EBONY CAT</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Wed, Jan 31, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 59d2a25d9cea3baa9e60b420<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921  | Vol. 4, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/thornton-smiled-significantly.png" alt="Thornton Smiles Significantly by David Morrison" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/thornton-smiles-significantly/"><h2>THORNTON SMILES SIGNIFICANTLY</h2></a>
		<h3>by David Morrison</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">20</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The woman tried to put one over on Thornton and catch him in a compromising situation, but can Thornton outwit the con and turn the blackmail game back on her?</p>

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		<p>A battle of wits no lover of hardboiled pi fiction can afford to miss!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/thornton-smiles-significantly/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THORNTON SMILES SIGNIFICANTLY</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Mon, Jan 29, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 59d2a23f9cea3baa9e60b41f<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Hooded Detective</em> | Jan. 1941  | Vol. 3, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/a-dinner-date-with-murder.png" alt="A Dinner Date With Murder by Harry Stein" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/a-dinner-date-with-murder/"><h2>A DINNER DATE WITH MURDER</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harry Stein</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">7</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>They were supposed to meet a stoolpigeon, ready to squeal on the mob. But when lead starts flying, will Gatti and the Lieutenant get the information or a belly full of lead?</p>

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		<p>Looking for a dinner-time read? A DINNER DATE WITH MURDER is the perfect companion!!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/a-dinner-date-with-murder/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ A DINNER DATE WITH MURDER</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Sat, Jan 27, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aeff0<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Real Detective Tales</em> | June/July 1927  | Vol. 11, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/cask.png" alt="The Man in the Cask by Vincent Starrett" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/man-in-the-cask/"><h2>THE MAN IN THE CASK</h2></a>
		<h3>by Vincent Starrett</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">40</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>He wanted to die in Oak Grove, Illinois. A hell of a place to die, but that’s what he wanted. The least we can do is see that he gets there right side up.</p>

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		<p>Here’s a brave tale. A tale to startle the most blasé. Beginning on a subdued note, it mounts, inevitably, in a crescendo of sheer terror and ends with a smash like a thunderclap. A more absorbing thing we rarely encounter … This is particularly recommended to those who are tired of the usual sort of story. – E. B.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/man-in-the-cask/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE MAN IN THE CASK</a>
		
		
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		<p>PS &mdash; looking for something else to read? Check out <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Short Stories</a>, <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novellas/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novellas</a> or <a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/novels/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign={{ broadcast.name | url_encode }}&utm_content={{ email.subject | url_encode }}">Novels</a>!</p>
		
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  	<p>Thu, Jan 25, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef06<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Smashing Detective Magazine</em> | Sep. 1951  | Vol. 1, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/double-crosser.svg" alt="Double-Crosser by Johnston McCultey" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/double-crosser/"><h2>DOUBLE-CROSSER</h2></a>
		<h3>by Johnston McCultey</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">26</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>If Danny Blure could get out fast, he'd have a small fortune in jewelry. And if Agnew's boys would take the rap for the murder Danny'd unintentionally committed &mdash; he'd covered himself that far when he planted evidence at the scene of what he'd meant to only be a robbery &hellip;</p>

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		<p>Take a chance on DOUBLE-CROSSER and see if Danny Blure's risk is worth it!</p>

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  	<p>Tue, Jan 23, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 59d2a2269cea3baa9e60b41e<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Dec. 10, 1918  | Vol. 19, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/fools-rush-in.svg" alt=""Fools Rush In" by Dahlia Graham" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/fools-rush-in/"><h2>"FOOLS RUSH IN"</h2></a>
		<h3>by Dahlia Graham</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Dashing Dick thought it was an easy score, picking up the make-up box Mavis Pickering left at the diner. But an easy score nearly became the final curtain call for the sneak thief.</p>

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		<p>When innocense and greed meet, will it lead to more than just theft? Will it lead to love?</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/fools-rush-in/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ "FOOLS RUSH IN"</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jan 19, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef10<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Mar. 5, 1916  | Vol. 2, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/practical-theory.png" alt="Practical Theory by Keene Thompson" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/practical-theory/"><h2>PRACTICAL THEORY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Keene Thompson</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">30</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Inside of twenty-four hours. I’ll not only take that amount of money away from Murchison in that short space of time; but, to show you how easy I think it is, I’ll further agree to do it by the oldest game you can think of.</p>

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		<p>Chadwick Wade had made an impression on the bored aristocratic, idle rich young men and now he promised that, were he a crook, he could shake down any captain of finance at a whim.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/practical-theory/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ PRACTICAL THEORY</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Jan 17, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefce<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/rich-uncle.svg" alt="The Case of the Rich Uncle A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/rich-uncle/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE RICH UNCLE</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Who was the mysterious figure stumbling through the snow? Was it one of the criminals Hawke and his assistant Tommy were searching for? Or something more ominous?</p>

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		<p>A thrilling Dixon Hawke story guaranteed to get you looking out your window for mysterious figures lurking in the dark!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/rich-uncle/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE RICH UNCLE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Jan 15, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef5d<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1922  | Vol. 5, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/failure.png" alt="The Failure by Harold Ward" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/failure/"><h2>THE FAILURE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harold Ward</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">10</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A downtrodden cog in an office machine, henpecked at home and abroad, Amos Duncan longed to appear as a hero in the eyes of his wife. It had taken him two years to screw up his courage to the point of robbing Carney & Kirk.</p>

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		<p>A gripping story of one man's desperate attempt to be a hero to his wife &hellip;</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/failure/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE FAILURE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Jan 13, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Thrilling Mystery</em> | Mar. 1947  | Vol. 18, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/burning-corpse.png" alt="The Burning Corpse by Henry Kuttner" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/burning-corpse/"><h2>THE BURNING CORPSE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Henry Kuttner</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">38</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Red murder lust runs riot when Simon Gaunt - long dead - writes the name of his murderer in flames.</p>

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		<p>A supernatural thriller that'll keep you hot until the last chapter twist!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/burning-corpse/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE BURNING CORPSE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Jan 11, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefc5<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/malacca-cane.png" alt="The Case of the Malacca Cane A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/malacca-cane/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE MALACCA CANE</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">23</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Can Dixon Hawke prove Jim Hardy is not guilty of a brutal murder?</p>

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		<p>Once again, the keen detective must put his skills to work to prove the innocense of the wrongfully accused in &mdash;</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/malacca-cane/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE MALACCA CANE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jan 09, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 59d2a73e9cea3baa9e60b435<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Thrilling Mystery</em> | Mar. 1942  | Vol. 18, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/disturb-the-dead.png" alt="Disturb the Dead by Sam Merwin, Jr." style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/disturb-the-dead/"><h2>DISTURB THE DEAD</h2></a>
		<h3>by Sam Merwin, Jr.</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">14</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A murder and a jewel theft take Bill Post on a strange graveyard trail.</p>

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		<p>A terrific thriller with all the elements of a great read. Fast paced, lots of action, and a satisfying ending!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/disturb-the-dead/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ DISTURB THE DEAD</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jan 05, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef61<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1922  | Vol. 5, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/mistaken-sacrifice.jpg" alt="The Mistaken Sacrifice by Howard Rockey" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mistaken-sacrifice/"><h2>THE MISTAKEN SACRIFICE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Howard Rockey</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">29</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Ah Fu sought to protect his master but in the end, only made things worse.</p>

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		<p>An exciting thriller pitting Oriental honor and Western greed against each other in THE MISTAKEN SACRIFICE.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mistaken-sacrifice/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE MISTAKEN SACRIFICE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Jan 03, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 59d2a7289cea3baa9e60b434<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Mar. 1938  | Vol. 32, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/one-hunch-to-hell.png" alt="One Hunch to Hell by Richard A. Vigil" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/one-hunch-to-hell/"><h2>ONE HUNCH TO HELL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Richard A. Vigil</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">17</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The newspapers called it a monkey farm. But Detective Orville Orr found it to be an Alibi for the Grim Reaper — with himself a target for the Devil&#39;s marksman.</p>

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		<p>Science and the opportunity to cash in on a new discovery lead to murder in this exciting scientific detective story.</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/one-hunch-to-hell/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ ONE HUNCH TO HELL</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Jan 01, 2018<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 59d2a5b79cea3baa9e60b42b<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921  | Vol. 4, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/william-long.png" alt="The Strange Case of William Long by Roy Giles" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/strange-case-of-william-long/"><h2>THE STRANGE CASE OF WILLIAM LONG</h2></a>
		<h3>by Roy Giles</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">10</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Among the many unsolved mysteries in American crime annals the strange disappearance case of millionaire William Long, of Denver and Chicago.</p>

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		<p>A true fact detective story!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/strange-case-of-william-long/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE STRANGE CASE OF WILLIAM LONG</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Sep 21, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef8b<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Mammoth Mystery</em> | Jan. 1946  | Vol. 2, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/close-to-my-heart.svg" alt="Close To My Heart by Chester S. Geier" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/close-to-my-heart/"><h2>CLOSE TO MY HEART</h2></a>
		<h3>by Chester S. Geier</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">26</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Hatred caused Reece to send his rival a gift to be worn next to the heart. But he forgot to say whose heart …</p>

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		<p>Hatred caused Reece to send his rival a gift to be worn next to the heart. But he forgot to say whose heart …</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/close-to-my-heart/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ CLOSE TO MY HEART</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Sep 07, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef4c<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | Apr. 1922  | Vol. 5, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/appearances.svg" alt="Appearances Are Deceiving by George B. Jenkins, Jr." style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/appearances-are-deceiving/"><h2>APPEARANCES ARE DECEIVING</h2></a>
		<h3>by George B. Jenkins, Jr.</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">24</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>It was the perfect crime, until Garbett took the wrong chance and lost it all.</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/appearances-are-deceiving/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ APPEARANCES ARE DECEIVING</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Aug 30, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefc0<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em></em> |  </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/frivolous-wife.png" alt="The Case of the Frivolous Wife A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/frivolous-wife/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE FRIVOLOUS WIFE</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">21</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>“A present, Janie—from an unknown admirer! Try one of the goldpaper ones—they’re Benedictine.” Almost grudgingly Nurse Wilmot put her hand into the box and took a liqueur chocolate wrapped in gold-coloured foil.</p>

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		<p>Sonia picked out a cherry brandy chocolate and popped it into her mouth. Ten minutes later she was dead!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/frivolous-wife/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE FRIVOLOUS WIFE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Aug 25, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef3d<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921  | Vol. 4, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/prisoner-speaks.png" alt="The Prisoner Speaks by J. Frederic Thorne" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/prisoner-speaks/"><h2>THE PRISONER SPEAKS</h2></a>
		<h3>by J. Frederic Thorne</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">55</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Will the case against Samuel Smith for the murder of his wife fall apart when he testifies in his own defense?</p>

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		<p>A thrilling legal thriller ... the perfect read for a rainy Saturday evening! Download it today!!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/prisoner-speaks/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE PRISONER SPEAKS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Aug 23, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef05<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Smashing Detective Stories</em> | Sept. 1951  | Vol. 1, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/youll-kill-the-people.svg" alt="You'll Kill the People by Richard Brister" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/youll-kill-the-people/"><h2>YOU'LL KILL THE PEOPLE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Richard Brister</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">26</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Right after he first appeared on TV, Buddy Burton began to receive warnings&#58; get out while you’re still alive! It didn’t seem to make any sense, but Buddy found that the party sending them meant business, and &hellip;</p>

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		<p>When popular TV singer Buddy Burton is threaten &mdash; GET OFF TV OR ELSE &mdash; will he run or face down this threat to his life and career? Read this frighteningly real story today!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/youll-kill-the-people/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ YOU'LL KILL THE PEOPLE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Aug 21, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefcd<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/locked-garage.png" alt="The Case of the Locked Garage A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/locked-garage/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE LOCKED GARAGE</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Can Hawke prove young Thorpe is just an innocent patsy and not the killer of his boss Mr. Wilson, the bank manager?</p>

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		<p>Yet another thrill ride with master detective Dixon Hawke ... but will he and his sidekick, Tommy, manage to slip their bonds before its too late? Find out in ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/locked-garage/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE LOCKED GARAGE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Aug 15, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aeff6<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Real Detective Tales</em> | June/July 1927  | Vol. 11, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/dehavilland2.png" alt="The Unofficial Observer by Lieutentant Arthur J. Burks" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/unofficial-observer/"><h2>THE UNOFFICIAL OBSERVER</h2></a>
		<h3>by Lieutentant Arthur J. Burks</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">21</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>This is in the popular Burks manner. High-pressure thrills. Smashing action. Red-blooded excitement. Breathless suspense. And then the devastating climax.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/unofficial-observer/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE UNOFFICIAL OBSERVER</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Aug 14, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef4f<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Apr. 1922  | Vol. 5, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/man-who-was-two.svg" alt="The Man Who Was Two by Harold Ward" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/man-who-was-two/"><h2>THE MAN WHO WAS TWO</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harold Ward</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Six years ago, the death of New York City Detective Capt. John Connors was reported by the papers. Today, the man he arrested claims to know the true fate of the detective hero.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/man-who-was-two/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE MAN WHO WAS TWO</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Aug 12, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefa9<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | Mar. 1943  | Vol. 4, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/lady-in-the-case.png" alt="The Lady in the Case by Lee E. Wells" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/lady-in-the-case/"><h2>THE LADY IN THE CASE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Lee E. Wells</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">53</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>One by one the jilted men took dry-dives from hotel windows, and the search for the deadly blonde became desperate …</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/lady-in-the-case/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE LADY IN THE CASE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Aug 07, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef40<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921  | Vol. 4, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/finishing-touch.png" alt="The Finishing Touch by Charles S. Wolfe" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/finishing-touch/"><h2>THE FINISHING TOUCH</h2></a>
		<h3>by Charles S. Wolfe</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">11</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Ridgely had planned it carefully, the murder and the letter. But one seemingly insignificant detail was the weak link in his chain.</p>

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		<p>There's no such thing as a perfectly planned murder. Something always trips up the most careful of crooks! Find out what that was in today's thriller ...</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/finishing-touch/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE FINISHING TOUCH</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Aug 03, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef86<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crime Fiction Stories</em> | Dec. 1950  | Vol. 1, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/ah-sweet-mystery-of-death.png" alt="Ah, Sweet Mystery of Death by Bryce Walton" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ah-sweet-mystery-of-death/"><h2>AH, SWEET MYSTERY OF DEATH</h2></a>
		<h3>by Bryce Walton</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">31</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>He called Death &quot;A woman, soft and sweet — Was this guy a poet, a neurotic — or was he really … ?</p>

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		<p>"Now they've left me alone. I tell them how it happened, and I laugh. But no one else seems to think it's funny, how I cut up Warren Burron with a hand-ax."</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ah-sweet-mystery-of-death/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ AH, SWEET MYSTERY OF DEATH</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jul 25, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef20<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1920  | Vol 1, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/face-that-stared-back-at-blaisdell.svg" alt="The Face that Stared Back at Blaisdell by Edwin Carty Ranck" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/face-that-stared-back-at-Blaisdell/"><h2>THE FACE THAT STARED BACK AT BLAISDELL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Edwin Carty Ranck</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">12</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The statements given here were contained in a carefully written paper in Blaisdell&#39;s handwriting, that was found in Blaisdell&#39;s desk by Dr. Hamilton several days after the man&#39;s death.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/face-that-stared-back-at-Blaisdell/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE FACE THAT STARED BACK AT BLAISDELL</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sun, Jul 23, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefd6<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/amateur-astrologer2.png" alt="The Case of the Amateur Astrologer A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/amateur-astrologer/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE AMATEUR ASTROLOGER</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">22</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When things go bump in the night, can Dixon Hawke uncover the truth behind Miss Baxter's ghosts?</p>

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		<p>Another thriller from master detective Dixon Hawke. But this time, is he up against forces even he cannot fight? Find out when you read this exciting story today!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/amateur-astrologer/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE AMATEUR ASTROLOGER</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sun, Jul 23, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef21<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/strange-story-of-martin-colby.svg" alt="The Strange Story of Martin Colby by Ward Sterling" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/strange-story-of-martin-colby/"><h2>THE STRANGE STORY OF MARTIN COLBY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Ward Sterling</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">13</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>This is Martin Colby’s story, not mine. Three of us heard him tell it &mdash; Willoughby, the eminent English clergyman, who is now filling a number of lecture engagements in this country, Mosby, the attorney, and myself—and we are all firmly convinced that he spoke the truth. I write it just as he gave it to us.</p>

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		<p>A strange and mysterious story that takes you into a world of darkness and evil. Click to read ... if you dare!</p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/strange-story-of-martin-colby/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE STRANGE STORY OF MARTIN COLBY</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Jul 20, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef3e<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921  | Vol. 4, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/ananias-ltd2.png" alt="Ananias Ltd. by Elizabeth Dudley" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ananias-ltd/"><h2>ANANIAS LTD.</h2></a>
		<h3>by Elizabeth Dudley</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">29</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>There are thousands of tons of gold locked up in God's eternal mountains which men will never see nor spend. But that fact doesn't keep them from trying. There is something about yellow metal which turns heads, transforms morals and grows devils in the soil of saints.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ananias-ltd/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ ANANIAS LTD.</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jul 18, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aeff3<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Real Detective Tales</em> | June/July 1927  | Vol 11, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/misc/poisonbottle.svg" alt="The Poison by Tom Curry" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/poison/"><h2>THE POISON</h2></a>
		<h3>by Tom Curry</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">19</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Detective Sullivan thought he had an air-tight murder charge against Francis Small. Clearly, he had poisoned his wealthy aunt in order to get her money, and Sullivan was confident his evidence would convict the ambitious young man … And then something happened, something quite unexpected, that completely upset Sullivan’s case … By a pretty piece of detective work he trapped the real murderer — and provided Tom Curry with a good story plot.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/poison/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE POISON</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Jul 17, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefb4<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | May 1949  | Vol. 10, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/easy-money.png" alt="Easy Money by Lee Floren" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/easy-money/"><h2>EASY MONEY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Lee Floren</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">6</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A fight manager can’t be fooled by one of his oldtime boys even in disguise!</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/easy-money/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ EASY MONEY</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jul 14, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aeff1<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | May 1949  | Vol. 10, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/hollywoodsign.png" alt="Easy Money men by Eric Howard" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/easy-money-men/"><h2>EASY MONEY MEN</h2></a>
		<h3>by Eric Howard</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">54</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A panoramic view of New York&#39;s underworld, of studio life in Hollywood, of con men and dicks, of counterfeiters and government agents, of thieves and dips and jail birds, and a former chief of police who promotes a private detective bureau for the purpose of snaring all law-breakers, large and small.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/easy-money-men/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ EASY MONEY MEN</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Jul 12, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefbf<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke Case Book</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/tell-tale-corpse.png" alt="The Case of the Tell-Tale Corpse A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/tell-tale-corpse/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE TELL-TALE CORPSE</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">22</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When a dead body is found in the hold of the coaster Trojan, can Hawke prove that it's not murder?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/tell-tale-corpse/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE TELL-TALE CORPSE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Jul 10, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef90<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Nov. 1945  | Vol 51, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/snitch-in-time.png" alt="A Snitch in Time by E. C. Marshall" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/snitch-in-time/"><h2>A SNITCH IN TIME</h2></a>
		<h3>by E. C. Marshall</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">12</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Locked in a windowless room, in a secret building, this kidnaped magnate still found a dead sure way to trap his unknown captor.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/snitch-in-time/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ A SNITCH IN TIME</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Jul 06, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef2d<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Black Mask</em> | Sept. 1920  | Vol. 1 No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/daughter-of-the-pigeon.svg" alt="Daughter of the Pigeon by Harry C. Hervey, Jr." style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/daughter-of-the-pigeon/"><h2>DAUGHTER OF THE PIGEON</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harry C. Hervey, Jr.</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">35</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>“The cave!” I shouted, pressing the knife into her hand and pointing to the nearby cavity.</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/daughter-of-the-pigeon/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ DAUGHTER OF THE PIGEON</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Jul 05, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef5e<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1922  | Vol 5, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/explosive-gentleman.png" alt="The Explosive Gentleman by J. J. Stagg" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/explosive-gentleman/"><h2>THE EXPLOSIVE GENTLEMAN</h2></a>
		<h3>by J. J. Stagg</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">17</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Just how much nonsense do you expect nitroglycerine to stand for? It had been scratched, scraped, tossed about carelessly and stepped on. Now the hot end of a cigar was being applied to it. Can yon blame it for raising a splutter?</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/explosive-gentleman/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE EXPLOSIVE GENTLEMAN</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Jul 03, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef3f<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921  | Vol. 4, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="Weeping Killer by Harry M. Sutherland" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/weeping-killer/"><h2>WEEPING KILLER</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harry M. Sutherland</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">10</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When the old gang boss gets out of prison, will he or the new leader of the gang take a fall?</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/weeping-killer/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ WEEPING KILLER</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Jul 01, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefbd<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke Library</em> |   | DHL No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/voodoo-on-the-riviera.svg" alt="Voodoo on the Riviera A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/voodoo-on-the-riviera/"><h2>VOODOO ON THE RIVIERA</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">50</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Up against the fearsome forces of Caribean voodoo, can Hawke and his assistant Tommy Burke defeat the forces of dark magic?</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/voodoo-on-the-riviera/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ VOODOO ON THE RIVIERA</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Jun 28, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef0f<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Mar. 5, 1916  | Vol. 2, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/may-and-december.png" alt="May and December by Frank Parks" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/may-and-december/"><h2>MAY AND DECEMBER</h2></a>
		<h3>by Frank Parks</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">29</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Only seventeen, it was a forgone conclusion that she would marry Norton Terry, more than three times her age. But when he dies in agony, exhibiting all the symptoms of poisoning by arsenic, will it be a simple case of murder for inheritance, or is there a deeper motive?</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/may-and-december/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ MAY AND DECEMBER</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jun 27, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aeff4<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1922  | Vol 5, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="The Runaway by Al Peters" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/runaway/"><h2>THE RUNAWAY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Al Peters</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">12</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The madame, who is a good many years younger than the master, has completely disappeared. The master&#39;s disposition is jealous; he was very jealous of the madame, because of his nature and because she, being much younger than he, liked to go out and enjoy herself, dancing and the like.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/runaway/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE RUNAWAY</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jun 23, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef17<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Jan. 5, 1916  | Vol. 6, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/letter-in-the-mail.png" alt="The Letter in the Mail by Alfred Plowman" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/letter-in-the-mail/"><h2>THE LETTER IN THE MAIL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Alfred Plowman</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">34</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Confession may be good for the soul but when bank clerk Philip Moore confesses his crime to his boss, will he find redemption or death?</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/letter-in-the-mail/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE LETTER IN THE MAIL</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jun 20, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515af057<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crime Fiction Stories</em> | Mar. 1943  | Vol. 4, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/nice-corpses-like-flowers.svg" alt="Nice Corpses Like Flowers by J. B. Hawley" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/nice-corpses-like-flowers/"><h2>NICE CORPSES LIKE FLOWERS</h2></a>
		<h3>by J. B. Hawley</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">25</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The only clue was a gilt letter U clutched in the dead man's stiffening fingers!</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/nice-corpses-like-flowers/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ NICE CORPSES LIKE FLOWERS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sun, Jun 18, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef5b<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1922  | Vol 5, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="A Weapon of the Law by George W. Breuker" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/weapon-of-the-law/"><h2>A WEAPON OF THE LAW</h2></a>
		<h3>by George W. Breuker</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">7</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Facing a man he sentenced to 10 years in prison, can Judge Lathrop outwit a desperate man bent on revenge?</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/weapon-of-the-law/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ A WEAPON OF THE LAW</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Jun 15, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef1b<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/summons.svg" alt="The Summons by Henry Altimus" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/summons/"><h2>THE SUMMONS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Henry Altimus</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">23</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Scofield Carrington was dead but his call bell kept ringing. Who was the old man calling from beyond the grave?</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/summons/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE SUMMONS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jun 13, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515af055<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>The Underworld Detective Story</em> | March 1935 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/ruse-in-cocain-alley.png" alt="The Ruse in Cocaine Alley by William Mahoney" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ruse-in-cocaine-alley/"><h2>THE RUSE IN COCAINE ALLEY</h2></a>
		<h3>by William Mahoney</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">11</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Corey knows the one of men in the room at Sammy Modell's place is guilty but can he outwit the crook and prove it?</p>

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  	<p>Fri, Jun 09, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef35<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Nov. 1920  | Vol. 2, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/georgetown-mystery.svg" alt="The Georgetown Mystery by William Wallace Major" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/georgetown-mystery/"><h2>THE GEORGETOWN MYSTERY</h2></a>
		<h3>by William Wallace Major</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">37</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Hell's a-pop- pin' down here. They's bin a murder committed, mebbe two.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/georgetown-mystery/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE GEORGETOWN MYSTERY</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Jun 07, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef27<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em></em> |  </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/planned-by-the-stars.svg" alt="Planned by the Stars by C. S. Montanye" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/planned-by-the-stars/"><h2>PLANNED BY THE STARS</h2></a>
		<h3>by C. S. Montanye</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">19</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>"Murder!" She said quietly. "At midnight you come upon this earth and at midnight the stars plan that you shall be removed from it."</p>

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  	<p>Mon, Jun 05, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef2e<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Sept. 1921  | Vol 1, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/devil-takes-a-hand.png" alt="The Devil Takes A Hand by Ward Sterling" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/devil-takes-a-hand/"><h2>THE DEVIL TAKES A HAND</h2></a>
		<h3>by Ward Sterling</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">7</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Tennant wanted his insane wife dead if he couldn't divorce her, and he'd found the perfect plan. But would he succeed or would the devil take a hand first?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/devil-takes-a-hand/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE DEVIL TAKES A HAND</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Jun 03, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef24<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/after-midnight_1.svg" alt="After Midnight by Marthé Neville" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/after-midnight/"><h2>AFTER MIDNIGHT</h2></a>
		<h3>by Marthé Neville</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">51</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Willoughby is jealous of his wife's relationship with the new gardner. But who is the mysterious man and how does a faithful wife's relationship with him lead to murder?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/after-midnight/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ AFTER MIDNIGHT</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Jun 01, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: <br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em></em> |  </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="Start With A Corse " style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/start-with-a-corse/"><h2>START WITH A CORSE</h2></a>
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  	<p>Thu, Jun 01, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef8a<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Mammoth Mystery</em> | Jan. 1946  | Vol. 2, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/start-with-a-corpse.svg" alt="Start With A Corpse by Larry Holden" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/start-with-a-corpse/"><h2>START WITH A CORPSE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Larry Holden</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">29</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Why was it that no one wanted it known just whom the Rutherford girl had killed?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/start-with-a-corpse/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ START WITH A CORPSE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, May 30, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef26<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="Brothers of the Coast by J. C. Kofoed" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/brothers-of-the-coast/"><h2>BROTHERS OF THE COAST</h2></a>
		<h3>by J. C. Kofoed</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>What magic did the Chinaman Hong Fat spin on Holyoak? Is he a sailor deserting his ship in 1921 Port Royal, or Holyoak the murderous pirate under Captain Morgan, attacking the fort of Panama, centuries ago &hellip;</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/brothers-of-the-coast/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ BROTHERS OF THE COAST</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, May 26, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef41<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921  | Vol. 4, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/trap-thief.svg" alt="The Trap Thief by Hy S. Watson & Asa Steele" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/trap-thief/"><h2>THE TRAP THIEF</h2></a>
		<h3>by Hy S. Watson & Asa Steele</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">34</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>“The low-down sneaking thief!” Jack Ramsey’s wrath hissed on his lips as he flung the steel traps to the ground. Of thirty, all but two had been stolen.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/trap-thief/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE TRAP THIEF</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, May 24, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefc9<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/social-climbers.svg" alt="The Case of the Social Climbers A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/social-climbers/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE SOCIAL CLIMBERS</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Will John Burton's ruse win him love and social status or will it just end up being a silly game of make-believe that leads to murder?</p>

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  	<p>Mon, May 22, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef19<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Jan. 5, 1917  | Vol. 6, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="The "Snitch" by Mert E. Smith" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/snitch/"><h2>THE "SNITCH"</h2></a>
		<h3>by Mert E. Smith</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">6</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Jimmy Dolan, No. 7774, must be on his best behavior if he’s going to get out of the big pen, verify the message and exact revenge on the man who snitched.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/snitch/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE "SNITCH"</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, May 20, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefef<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Real Detective Tales</em> | June/July 1927  | Vol. 11, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/blank.jpg" alt="The Red Serpent by Seabury Quinn" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/red-serpent/"><h2>THE RED SERPENT</h2></a>
		<h3>by Seabury Quinn</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">47</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Professor Forrester, detective extraordinary, is all but baffled by the mysterious death of his friend and colleague, Professor Jonas Podkin. Rosalie, however, aids him no little in untangling the skein of the riddle. The girl is become almost as clever as her sagacious Uncle Harvey.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/red-serpent/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE RED SERPENT</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, May 18, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef95<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em></em> |  </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/deuces-dealt-for-death.svg" alt="Deuces Dealt for Death by Glenn Low" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/deuces-dealt-for-death/"><h2>DEUCES DEALT FOR DEATH</h2></a>
		<h3>by Glenn Low</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">27</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Slitting the throat of the fourth of Clinsey's quartet quarry should be as easy as falling off a log, that vengeance stayer figured. But Clinsey should have known that when success goes to a kilter's head, it may be even easier for him to fall from a gallows first.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/deuces-dealt-for-death/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ DEUCES DEALT FOR DEATH</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, May 16, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefd8<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/chiming-clock.svg" alt="The Case of the Chiming Clock A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/chiming-clock/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE CHIMING CLOCK</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The timing of the rain clues criminologist Dixon Hawke into the falsity of the alibi based on the chiming of the clock.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/chiming-clock/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE CHIMING CLOCK</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, May 12, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef01<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Smashing Detective</em> | Sept. 1951  | Vol. 1, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/first-come-first-killed.svg" alt="First Come, First Killed by D. A. Kyle" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/first-come-first-killed/"><h2>FIRST COME, FIRST KILLED</h2></a>
		<h3>by D. A. Kyle</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">35</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Paul Corey, real estate agent and eager detective, is hot on the case when a skeleton in the basement of the old house attracts more corpses and seekers of the hidden bank loot.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/first-come-first-killed/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ FIRST COME, FIRST KILLED</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, May 10, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef88<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crime Fiction Stories</em> | Dec. 1950  | Vol 1., No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/odds-are-on-death.svg" alt="Odds Are On Death by Ashley Calhoun" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/odds-are-on-death/"><h2>ODDS ARE ON DEATH</h2></a>
		<h3>by Ashley Calhoun</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">20</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Corcoran looked like a sucker in the gambling Joint, but he was really a private dick, and a tough one at that!</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/odds-are-on-death/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ ODDS ARE ON DEATH</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, May 08, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef2a<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Sept. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="The Choice by Eugene Guillaume" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/choice/"><h2>THE CHOICE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Eugene Guillaume</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">3</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>His wife or new baby &hellip; which will he choose?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/choice/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CHOICE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, May 06, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef09<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>All Detective Magazine</em> | March 1933 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/candidate-for-death_right.svg" alt="Candidate for Death by Theodore A. Tinsley" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/candidate-for-death/"><h2>CANDIDATE FOR DEATH</h2></a>
		<h3>by Theodore A. Tinsley</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">42</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Hired guns gave their wolf cry when the Scarlet Ace passed the word, but they forgot the law of the pack until they paid the price of fear.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/candidate-for-death/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ CANDIDATE FOR DEATH</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, May 04, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef8d<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Mammoth Mystery</em> | Jan. 1946  | Vol. 2, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/death-on-location_L.svg" alt="Death on Location by A. Boyd Correll" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/death-on-location/"><h2>DEATH ON LOCATION</h2></a>
		<h3>by A. Boyd Correll</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">29</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>It seemed to be a very good location for filming a horror movie. In fact it was so good the most horrible of all creatures kept everybody's nerves on edge and finally ran off with the heroine.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/death-on-location/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ DEATH ON LOCATION</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, May 02, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefd4<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke Case Book</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/lie-detector.svg" alt="The Case of the Lie Detector A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/lie-detector/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE LIE DETECTOR</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">12</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When Customs Inspector Thomas Are is stabbed to death at the docks, can Dixon Hawke prove to Chief Inspector Baxter that is more than a routine job and prove the killer is lying?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/lie-detector/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE LIE DETECTOR</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Apr 28, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef2f<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Sept. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/nathaniel-broome.svg" alt="The Strange Case of Nathaniel Broome by Charles McDonell" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/strange-case-of-nathaniel-broome/"><h2>THE STRANGE CASE OF NATHANIEL BROOME</h2></a>
		<h3>by Charles McDonell</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">38</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When a new neighbor moves into a vacant room in Mrs. Muzzard’s rooming house, can Scrimgeour unravel the mysterious events of Nathaniel Broome’s life before the evil spreads to a new generation?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/strange-case-of-nathaniel-broome/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE STRANGE CASE OF NATHANIEL BROOME</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Apr 26, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aeefc<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Smashing Detective Stories</em> | Sept. 1951  | Vol. 1, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/ghost-town-slays.svg" alt="Ghost-Town Slays by James E. Hungerford" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ghost-town-slays/"><h2>GHOST-TOWN SLAYS</h2></a>
		<h3>by James E. Hungerford</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">22</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When the movie company came in, it looked as if a bad-man gambler had returned from Boothill to get in a few more killings!</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ghost-town-slays/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ GHOST-TOWN SLAYS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Apr 24, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aeefd<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Smashing Detective Stories</em> | Sept. 1951  | Vol. 1, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="For This Reason by John Thomas Urwin" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/for-this-reason/"><h2>FOR THIS REASON</h2></a>
		<h3>by John Thomas Urwin</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">3</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>She admitted to shooting her husband because, in her words, he was phoning that woman. But will the telephone bill prove his unfaithfulness or her error?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/for-this-reason/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ FOR THIS REASON</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Apr 22, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef37<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Nov. 1920  | Vol. 2, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/blank.jpg" alt="The Half-Asleep Girl by William H. Kofoed" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/half-asleep-girl/"><h2>THE HALF-ASLEEP GIRL</h2></a>
		<h3>by William H. Kofoed</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">48</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When wealthy young Fleming Metcalf Knibbs is robbed by a sleepy-eyed young girl, he finds himself drawn to her and the mystery of who she is and what role she plays in the murder of John Ulrich, found dead in her invalid uncle’s room. Is she an innocent victim or a cold-blooded killer and thief?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/half-asleep-girl/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE HALF-ASLEEP GIRL</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Apr 20, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef87<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crime Fiction Stories</em> | Dec. 1950  | Vol. 1, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/murder-comes-calling.svg" alt="Murder Comes Calling by Logan Legare" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/murder-comes-calling/"><h2>MURDER COMES CALLING</h2></a>
		<h3>by Logan Legare</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">30</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>She was an angel—with the heart of Satan. When she died, she left tragedy sown for many others.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/murder-comes-calling/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ MURDER COMES CALLING</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Apr 18, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef1e<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/jim-dickinsons-head.svg" alt="Jim Dickinson's Head by Harold Ward" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/jim-dickinsons-head/"><h2>JIM DICKINSON'S HEAD</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harold Ward</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>There being no place at the bar, he quickly made one for himself by shooting in cold blood a poor Swede, whose place he coveted. Before the murmur of anger and astonishment had fairly started, he stepped across his victim’s twitching body to the blood-bespattered bar and downed the liquor which the latter had just poured out.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/jim-dickinsons-head/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ JIM DICKINSON'S HEAD</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Apr 14, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef58<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1922  | Vol. 5, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="The Phantom Check by George Bruce Marquis" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/phantom-check/"><h2>THE PHANTOM CHECK</h2></a>
		<h3>by George Bruce Marquis</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">34</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When James Hackett’s cash won’t balance, the number one teller of the Wallula State Bank, becomes victim of a clever plan to defraud. Can Dan Cheever, sent from the Chicago office, uncover the crook’s method before thousands of dollars go up in smoke?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/phantom-check/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE PHANTOM CHECK</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Apr 12, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefb7<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/boomerang-bomb.svg" alt="The Case of the Boomerang Bomb A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/boomerang-bomb/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE BOOMERANG BOMB</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Before he met his frightful but not entirely unfitting death, Maurice Pollitt had had some life infused into him.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/boomerang-bomb/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE BOOMERANG BOMB</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Apr 10, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefb2<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective Stories</em> | May 1949  | Vol. 10, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/guest-again.svg" alt="Guest Again by John Thomas Urwin" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/guest-again/"><h2>GUEST AGAIN</h2></a>
		<h3>by John Thomas Urwin</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">5</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Unfortunately for him, Jim Melton’s aunt didn’t plan things out as carefully as he did.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/guest-again/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ GUEST AGAIN</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Apr 08, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef1d<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Aug. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/more-deadly-than-a-viper.png" alt="More Deadly Than A Viper by Harry C. Hervey, Jr." style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/more-deadly-than-a-viper/"><h2>MORE DEADLY THAN A VIPER</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harry C. Hervey, Jr.</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">45</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>It is believed by the Chinese and Sartang Mongols that the soul of the Russian merchants wife was reincarnated in the form of a ghoul—and returns to feast upon men in the Valley of the Vanishing Men. But the facts remain that once every two weeks, a man of Tsagan-dhuntsa vanishes &hellip;</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/more-deadly-than-a-viper/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ MORE DEADLY THAN A VIPER</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Apr 06, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef93<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | November 1945  | Vol. 11, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/con-is-green.svg" alt="The Con Is Green by Joe Archibald" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/con-is-green/"><h2>THE CON IS GREEN</h2></a>
		<h3>by Joe Archibald</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">27</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Though Snooty Piper, the Beantown crimehound, usually spots the hot-seat evidence first, this time he's only got spots before his eyes. Yet that wacky reporter can even find a way to line up those visual aberrations to put a killer on the spot.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/con-is-green/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CON IS GREEN</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Apr 04, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef11<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Adventure</em> | Mid-September 1917 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="A Case of Law by William Dudley Pelley" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/a-case-of-law/"><h2>A CASE OF LAW</h2></a>
		<h3>by William Dudley Pelley</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">11</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>“You haven’t killed her,” retorted the bronze faced doctor, “but it won't be healthy for you to run away. They'll have you swingin' from a Montana telegraph-pole by sunset.”</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/a-case-of-law/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ A CASE OF LAW</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Mar 29, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefb3<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective Stories</em> | May 1949  | Vol. 10, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/you-remember-jeanie.svg" alt="You Remember Jeanie by John D. MacDonald" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/you-remember-jeanie/"><h2>YOU REMEMBER JEANIE</h2></a>
		<h3>by John D. MacDonald</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">21</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>He’d been a good cop once, then, when Frank Bard's wife was killed, he went off his nut, became an alcoholic bum who thought Jeanie was still with him all the time &mdash; until &hellip;</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/you-remember-jeanie/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ YOU REMEMBER JEANIE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Mar 27, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef12<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Mar. 5, 1916  | Vol. 2, No. 5 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="Grilled by Burns Patterson" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/grilled/"><h2>GRILLED</h2></a>
		<h3>by Burns Patterson</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">2</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Will Captain McCarthy go to far to get a confession from his suspect?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/grilled/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ GRILLED</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Mar 25, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefaa<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | Mar. 1943  | Vol. 4, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/timid-commando.svg" alt="The Case of the Timid Commando by Arthur Leo Zagat" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/timid-commando/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE TIMID COMMANDO</h2></a>
		<h3>by Arthur Leo Zagat</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">49</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>B. & B. Detectives, and their cat, Sinbad, solve the mystery behind a fighting man's sudden loss of nerve.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/timid-commando/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE TIMID COMMANDO</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Mar 23, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef83<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crime Fiction Stories</em> | Dec. 1950  | Vol. 1, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/gems-glow-with-blood.svg" alt="Gems Glow With Blood by Joseph Cummings" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/gems-glow-with-blood/"><h2>GEMS GLOW WITH BLOOD</h2></a>
		<h3>by Joseph Cummings</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">25</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>I’m not too honest a private dick, but I draw the line when MURDER lines up on the wrong side.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/gems-glow-with-blood/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ GEMS GLOW WITH BLOOD</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Mar 21, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef2c<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Sept. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="The Heart on the Mantel by Paul Everman" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/heart-on-the-mantel/"><h2>THE HEART ON THE MANTEL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Paul Everman</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A dead man’s heart, cut from his body, sealed in a glass jar of alcohol—why should it move, how could it move?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/heart-on-the-mantel/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE HEART ON THE MANTEL</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Mar 17, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef4e<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Apr. 1922  | Vol. 5, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/trap.svg" alt="The Trap by R. T. M. Scott" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/trap/"><h2>THE TRAP</h2></a>
		<h3>by R. T. M. Scott</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">30</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>On the sunbaked Madras Railway, whose trap will be sprung first?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/trap/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE TRAP</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Mar 15, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef07<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Story Detective</em> | Jan. 1938 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/masked-alibi.svg" alt="The Masked Alibi by John Gregory" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/masked-alibi/"><h2>THE MASKED ALIBI</h2></a>
		<h3>by John Gregory</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">17</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Hal Robberts of the State Police played a long hunch on &hellip;</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/masked-alibi/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE MASKED ALIBI</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Mar 13, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef00<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Smashing Detective Stories</em> | Sept. 1951  | Vol. 1, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/mountain-comes-to-mohammed.svg" alt="The Mountain Comes to Mohammed by Amelia R. Long" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mountain-comes-to-mohammed/"><h2>THE MOUNTAIN COMES TO MOHAMMED</h2></a>
		<h3>by Amelia R. Long</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When the cops couldn’t figure out how Big Ben Landis was passing his counterfeit cash to his gang, the DA’s younger brother decided to see if he could solve the mystery and catch Landis with the dirty money.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mountain-comes-to-mohammed/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE MOUNTAIN COMES TO MOHAMMED</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Mar 11, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef68<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Mammoth Mystery</em> | Jan. 1946  | Vol. 2, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/blank.jpg" alt="Private Lessons by Hugh MacNair Kahler" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/private-lessons/"><h2>PRIVATE LESSONS</h2></a>
		<h3>by Hugh MacNair Kahler</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">47</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Rufus Tench, Sparta’s private banker, was thrilled at the prospect of teaching Sheriff Mackrimmon and the rest of the drawling natives a hard financial lesson but then Layton’s scheme flops and Tench finds himself learning a lesson from the old Sheriff.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/private-lessons/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ PRIVATE LESSONS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Mar 07, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef51<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Apr. 1922  | Vol. 5, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/brand-of-cain.svg" alt="The Brand of Cain by Ward Sterling" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/brand-of-cain/"><h2>THE BRAND OF CAIN</h2></a>
		<h3>by Ward Sterling</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A gypsy who can see into the minds of men and see the darkness of their deeds—fortune telling, mind reading and all of that sort of stuff—if it’s results you want, then Lipki is your man.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/brand-of-cain/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE BRAND OF CAIN</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Mar 01, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef44<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em></em> |  </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/fear.png" alt="Fear by Pettersen Marzoni" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/fear/"><h2>FEAR</h2></a>
		<h3>by Pettersen Marzoni</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">25</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>John Barnes found the perfect scheme to get rid of his penny-pinching partner. But when a clerk blackmailed him for more and more control of the company, how far would he let the man go before his anger overwhelmed his fear of exposure?</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/fear/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ FEAR</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Feb 27, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef84<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crime Fiction Stories</em> | Dec. 1950  | Vol. 1, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/ice-from-a-corpse.svg" alt="Ice from a Corpse by Ed Barceio" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ice-from-a-corpse/"><h2>ICE FROM A CORPSE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Ed Barceio</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The killers had the doc in a tight spot, but the old medico still had a few tricks up his sleeve.</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ice-from-a-corpse/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ ICE FROM A CORPSE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Feb 25, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef34<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Nov. 1920  | Vol. 11, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/the-unbelievable1.svg" alt="The Unbelievable by J. B. Hawley" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/unbelievable/"><h2>THE UNBELIEVABLE</h2></a>
		<h3>by J. B. Hawley</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">44</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>"Then how," the coroner leaned over the desk to ask the question, "do you account for the undeniable fact that your fingerprints are on the handle of the dagger?"</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/unbelievable/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE UNBELIEVABLE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Feb 23, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef82<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crime Fiction Stories</em> | Dec. 1950  | Vol. 1, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/hate-calls-the-tune.svg" alt="Hate Calls The Tune by Clive Criswell" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/hate-calls-the-tune/"><h2>HATE CALLS THE TUNE</h2></a>
		<h3>by Clive Criswell</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">24</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>I had the louse I hated in the palm of my hand, but could I really pin this hot murder rap on him?</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/hate-calls-the-tune/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ HATE CALLS THE TUNE</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Feb 17, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef8c<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Mammoth Mystery</em> | Jan. 1946  | Vol. 2, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/law-and-disorder.svg" alt="Law and Disorder by Phyllis Dayton" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/law-and-disorder/"><h2>LAW AND DISORDER</h2></a>
		<h3>by Phyllis Dayton</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">28</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The boys wanted only to help the police solve crimes. And all the police wanted was to get hold of the boys—for murder!</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/law-and-disorder/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ LAW AND DISORDER</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Feb 15, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef03<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Smashing Detective Stories</em> | Sept. 1951  | Vol. 1, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/this-side-up.svg" alt="This Side Up by John Ladd" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/this-side-up/"><h2>THIS SIDE UP</h2></a>
		<h3>by John Ladd</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">18</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>There’s no glamour in crime, particularly when a sixteen-year-old kid turns bank-bandit and killer. A true story of a boy whom no one ever love &hellip;</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/this-side-up/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THIS SIDE UP</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Feb 13, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef81<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em></em> |  </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/parting-gift.svg" alt="Parting Gift by Frank Ward" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/parting-gift/"><h2>PARTING GIFT</h2></a>
		<h3>by Frank Ward</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The jealous husband had a perfect plan to get rid of his wife and her boy friend—until Fate took a hand.</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/parting-gift/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ PARTING GIFT</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Feb 11, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef13<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Detective Story Magazine</em> | Jan. 5, 1917  | Vol. 6, No. 1 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/blank.jpg" alt="The White Cell by Gregory Hay" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/white-cell/"><h2>THE WHITE CELL</h2></a>
		<h3>by Gregory Hay</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">45</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When Mr. Ivor's second son is found dead, dressed in a blue robe, exactly one year after his elder brother was found in the same atire and location, can Demers uncover what evil mind is taunting Ivors?</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/white-cell/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE WHITE CELL</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Feb 09, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefac<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | May 1949  | Vol. 10, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/stoolpigeon-plot.svg" alt="The Stoolpigeon Plot by Fred J. Ford" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/stoolpigeon-plot/"><h2>THE STOOLPIGEON PLOT</h2></a>
		<h3>by Fred J. Ford</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">28</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>In which Ol' Sheriff Spaulding swallows the bait, and Mike Murphy has to get him off a criminal's hook—if he can!</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/stoolpigeon-plot/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE STOOLPIGEON PLOT</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Feb 07, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef97<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Nov. 1945  | Vol. 11, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/criminal-had-crust.svg" alt="The Criminal Had Crust by D. A. Hoover" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/criminal-had-crust/"><h2>THE CRIMINAL HAD CRUST</h2></a>
		<h3>by D. A. Hoover</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">12</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Murder in a bakery certainly takes crust, particularly when the price is a state-supervised frying.</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/criminal-had-crust/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CRIMINAL HAD CRUST</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Feb 03, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef3c<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Nov. 1920  | Vol. 2, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/mystery-of-the-marseille-express.svg" alt="The Mystery of the Marseilles Express by J. C. Kofoed" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mystery-of-the-marseille-express/"><h2>THE MYSTERY OF THE MARSEILLES EXPRESS</h2></a>
		<h3>by J. C. Kofoed</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">28</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>He was lying in a first class compartment of the Paris-Marseilles express, his throat cut from ear to ear. The only other occupants of the carriage were a blind man and a gentle old lady of eighty, who was hysterical from shock.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/mystery-of-the-marseille-express/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE MYSTERY OF THE MARSEILLES EXPRESS</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Feb 01, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefbd<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke Case Book</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/disappearing-drome.svg" alt="The Case of the Disappearing ‘Drome A Dixon Hawke Mystery" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/disappearing-drome/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE DISAPPEARING ‘DROME</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">21</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>When a mysterious red cabin biplane makes an emergency landing, then the manager of the aerodrome disappears under mysterious circumstances, Dixon Hawke is called into action to find out where this mysterious aircraft went and what dangerous cargo it might be carrying.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/disappearing-drome/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE CASE OF THE DISAPPEARING ‘DROME</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Jan 30, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefaf<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | May 1949  | Vol. 10, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/you-cant-predict-death.svg" alt="You Can't Predict Death by Glen Peggie" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/you-cant-predict-death/"><h2>YOU CAN'T PREDICT DEATH</h2></a>
		<h3>by Glen Peggie</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">2</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Another true fact story about the famous criminal lawyer, William F. Howe &mdash; and the man who got away with arson.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/you-cant-predict-death/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ YOU CAN'T PREDICT DEATH</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Jan 26, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef94<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Nov. 1945  | Vol. 11, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/homicide-at-the-5-10.svg" alt="Homicide at the 5 & 10 by Stewart Toland" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/homicide-at-the-5-10/"><h2>HOMICIDE AT THE 5 & 10</h2></a>
		<h3>by Stewart Toland</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">28</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The cost of Terry Grey's Japanese dagger had come high in battlefield blood. But though Terry brought it back to a hometown dime store, the second fee that sinister souvenir demanded was equally deadly dear.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/homicide-at-the-5-10/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ HOMICIDE AT THE 5 & 10</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jan 24, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef96<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Nov. 1945  | Vol. 11, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com" alt="Coffin Nail Piracy by Neil Moran" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/coffin-nail-piracy/"><h2>COFFIN NAIL PIRACY</h2></a>
		<h3>by Neil Moran</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">11</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Dying for smokes, that desperate gang would go to any extreme to get them, including &hellip;</p>

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		<p></p>

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/coffin-nail-piracy/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ COFFIN NAIL PIRACY</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jan 20, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef4a<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Dec. 1921  | Vol. 4, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/fit-for-a-king.svg" alt="Fit for a King by Walter Deffenbaugh" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/fit-for-a-king/"><h2>FIT FOR A KING</h2></a>
		<h3>by Walter Deffenbaugh</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">34</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Millionaire James J. Plainfield ordered a house ‘fit for a king’ but when four leading industrialists tied to the American war effort disappear, a team of special federal law enforcement officers are called in to investigate the House of a Cliff and its hidden mysteries.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/fit-for-a-king/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ FIT FOR A KING</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Wed, Jan 18, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef25<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Sept. 1920  | Vol. 1, No. 6 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/long-arm-of-god.svg" alt="The Long Arm of God by Ward Sterling" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/long-arm-of-god/"><h2>THE LONG ARM OF GOD</h2></a>
		<h3>by Ward Sterling</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">20</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Without a sign of undue haste, Halligan buckled his belt and holster about his waist. Coolly he unbuttoned the holster and drew the gun. He cocked the weapon and, with his finger on the trigger, waited for the others to settle their argument.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/long-arm-of-god/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE LONG ARM OF GOD</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Mon, Jan 16, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef92<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Nov. 1945  | Vol. 11, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/ironclad-alibi.svg" alt="The Ironclad Alibi by Gunnison Steele" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ironclad-alibi/"><h2>THE IRONCLAD ALIBI</h2></a>
		<h3>by Gunnison Steele</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">9</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Nick Ryan could prove he wasn't the murderer being sought for—prove it with the finality of the grave.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/ironclad-alibi/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE IRONCLAD ALIBI</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Sat, Jan 14, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef02<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Smashing Detective</em> | Sept. 1951  | Vol. 1, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/gunning-for-death.png" alt="Gunning for Death by James L. Harfe" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/gunning-for-death/"><h2>GUNNING FOR DEATH</h2></a>
		<h3>by James L. Harfe</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">43</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Branded as a yellow dog who let his best friend die, Dan Wilkins strikes back at the unknown traitor in the department, who was profiteering in blood and murder.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/gunning-for-death/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ GUNNING FOR DEATH</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Thu, Jan 12, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef8f<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Ten Detective Aces</em> | Nov. 1945  | Vol. 11, No. 4 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/murder-in-small-packages.svg" alt="Murder in Small Packages by William Rough" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/murder-in-small-packages/"><h2>MURDER IN SMALL PACKAGES</h2></a>
		<h3>by William Rough</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">27</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>Good-hearted Benny Kerr only wanted to hand that mislaid meat parcel back to its loser. But when it turned out that the package contained an axe-maniac's tidbit, it was the murder-mad chopper that wanted to make Benny the red-handed receiver.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/murder-in-small-packages/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ MURDER IN SMALL PACKAGES</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Tue, Jan 10, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef3a<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Black Mask</em> | Nov. 1920  | Vol. 2, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/guerilla.svg" alt="The Guerilla by Clinton Harcourt" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/guerilla/"><h2>THE GUERILLA</h2></a>
		<h3>by Clinton Harcourt</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">15</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>The man walked past the building, turned, and after a quick glance about, entered the tenement’s hallway.</p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/guerilla/?utm_source=drip&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=&utm_content=" style="border: 1px solid #8b0000;border-radius: 5px;font-size: 14px;padding:10px 20px 10px 20px;background-color:#8b0000;color:#fffff0;margin-right:20px;">READ THE GUERILLA</a>
		
		
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  	<p>Fri, Jan 06, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aeeff<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Smashing Detective</em> | Sept. 1951  | Vol. 1, No. 3 </span></p>

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		<img src="https://www.talesofmurder.com/assets/img/short-stories/butterfly-of-death.svg" alt="Butterfly of Death by Harold Gluck" style="float:left;max-width:25%;margin:10px 10px 10px 10px;">

		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/butterfly-of-death/"><h2>BUTTERFLY OF DEATH</h2></a>
		<h3>by Harold Gluck</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">33</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>A queer kind of a chuckle hit my eardrum. “You’re Joe Delaney,” repeated the voice, and then it added, “So you think you can take my little Butterfly away from me and nothing will happen to you?”</p>

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  	<p>Wed, Jan 04, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aefb9<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Dixon Hawke's Casebook</em> | Spring 1940  | No. 4 </span></p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/dog-biter/"><h2>THE CASE OF THE DOG-BITER</h2></a>
		<h3>A Dixon Hawke Mystery</h3>
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		<p>“When a man dies, my dear Hawke,” said Dr. Wilthorpe, lighting a cigar, “he usually gives up playing the fool, but not so Alderman Wickham."</p>

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  	<p>Mon, Jan 02, 2017<br>CASEFILE NUMBER: 55ccf75fb3901011515aef04<br><span style="display:block;" class="opub__ss"><em>Crack Detective</em> | May 1949  | Vol. 10, No. 2 </span></p>

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		<a href="https://www.talesofmurder.com/short-stories/score-none-for-the-chair/"><h2>SCORE NONE FOR THE CHAIR</h2></a>
		<h3>by Thomas Thursday</h3>
		<p style="margin:0 0 0 0;font-style:italic;" >(<span class="etr" style="display:inline;"><span class="time">10</span> min </span> read)</p>

		<p>“Look, bub, when you’ve been in the crime-chipping business as long as I have, you’ll learn that a criminal investigator has two duties. One is to prove guilt; the other is to prove innocence.”</p>

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