He had never heard of Sherlock Holmes or he would have lost no time in invoking the aid of that celebrated sleuth
, for here was a real mystery: An old woman--an invalid who had to be carried from the ship to her room in the hotel--and a handsome lad, her grandson, had entered a room on the second floor of his hostelry the day before.
It was such things, however, which helped to identify to Tarzan and to Taug the appearance of the abductor, and with his individual scent characteristic already indelibly impressed upon their memories, they were in a far better position to know him when they came upon him, even should he have disposed of Teeka before, than is a modern sleuth
with his photographs and Bertillon measurements, equipped to recognize a fugitive from civilized justice.
I looked closely at Rouletabille and could not help smiling, on hearing this boy of eighteen talking of a man who had proved to the world that he was the finest police sleuth
Barely had he finished this when the police arrived--the Inspector himself and two of his keenest sleuths
It was also The Sleuth
who discovered an early nude photo on a deck of cards of America's Sweetheart, Betty White(which was used humorously by David Letterman to 'out' her on his show).
During its lifetime, Sleuth
- which tells of how a detective story writer plays a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with his estranged wife's new lover - has won numerous awards both in the UK and on Broadway.
was undoubtedly unsuited by the stop-start gallop on her return from a 118-day absence, finishing two lengths behind the smart Long Lashes.
Brian Meehan, trainer of Sarah Park and Super Sleuth
"Sarah Park took advantage of a slightly more lenient handicap mark when winning impressively at Goodwood.
Overall, it's a stylish, wellmade fantasy from Steven Spielberg and Rain Man's Barry Levinson which fancifully explores the early life of Conan Doyle's Victorian sleuth
had worked with Buzz Albrite, the DEFGIZ engineering manager to devise a plan that would cost several hundred thousand dollars but result in major productivity gains to justify the investment with payback in less than a year.
FITCHBURG - Even with five doctorates, the Word Sleuths
of Fitchburg State College couldn't spell "spadiceous," the only word of 14 they missed.
Would-be Miss Marples be warned: Sleuth
promises to baffle even the most prolific sleuth