The Case of the Careless Kitten Author:Erle Stanley Gardner "Tell me, Della," Perry Mason asked, "why would a man who is making money hand over fist, who had everything that he wanted in life, suddenly disappear and take none of his money with him?" — "Perhaps he'd been salting some away." — "Not in these days of income taxes." — "He might have falsified his books." — "No. Franklin Shore's affairs were too c... more »omplex. Come on, Della, we're on the trail of another crime."
"But there's no crime yet."
"Well," Mason said as he put on his coat, "at least we have an attempted crime."