Perry Mason said to attorney Huntley Banner, "I'll either give you an accepta ce or a rejection within thrty minutes. Iwant your top figure." I'll have to call my client and call you back." Winhin a few minutes the phone rang and Banner said smoothly: " I was very much surprised, Mr. mason. My client will increase his top ifgure to $100,000." "You're sure your figures are correctnow? You were just talking with Hastings?" "Look here Mr. Mason, I'm an ethical attorney. I was talking with Mr. Hastings personally and that's his top offer. Do you want it or not.?" Congratulations on thte neatest trick of the week, Mason said"Your client has been dead for more than 24 hours."