DANGEROUS DOWAGER Author:ERLE STANLEY GARDNER "I haven't killed anyone. said Matilda Benson, "not yet, I haven't. — "How long have you been smoking cigars?" Mason asked. — "Ever since my husband died and I kicked over the traces. Now I drink, swear, smoke cigars and do as I damn please. I have enough money to allow me to do things the way I want." — "Are you in trouble?" — "Not yet." — "But yo... more »u expect to be?"
"I want you to go up against a crook who is smart as a steel trap and absolutely ruthless. I don't want a detective; I want you.
"You see, I know all about the person with whom I'm dealing. And," Matilda Benson added with a chuckle, "that's more than you can say."« less