Birds of Feather single work   short story   crime  
Issue Details: First known date: 1937 1937
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A rich entrepreneur commits suicide and so a doctor visits his widow. Because they had once been engaged, she tells him about a safe where jewels are hidden. She wants to keep her pearls from the police because she doesn't want to pay her husband's business debts. That night her husband comes to her room telling her he had faked his death. He opens the safe and gives her the pearls. Suddenly a thief enters and takes everything, laughingly explaining that her maid was his accomplice.

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  • Appears in:
    y The Queenslander 4 March 1937 Z1698527 1937 newspaper issue 1937 pg. 5, 8
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