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By Steve Demaree

An aged girl is located poisoned within the upstairs bed room of her domestic whose from door stands fifty two steps above the road in an old style whodunit that blends clues, purple herrings, suspects, and humor.

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Dear, how cute! ) “You know, my grandmother had one just like that. ) Dealers smiled patiently at prospective customers, sipped cups of whatever, and wished for a customer who was serious enough to appreciate the beauty and the value of merchandise they had spent months gathering and hours displaying, and maybe, if they were really optimistic, for a customer who’d buy something. One redheaded woman in a chartreuse suit spent twenty minutes going through a portfolio of Maggie’s hand-colored steel engravings of garden plants from William Curtis’s Botanical Magazine, an annual published by the Royal Horticultural Society in London from 1887 until World War I.

Lydia and Abe Wyndham were arranging cases full of nineteenth-century cameos, garnet bracelets, and silver flatware on their tables across the aisle. Vintage jewelry was always popular at antique shows. The kind Grandma should have left you. “Glad you’re back,” Lydia called out. ” Maggie tried to look busy. Once Lydia started talking you could forget about working. The older woman crossed the aisle, her omnipresent cup of herbal tea in hand. “Sorry to hear about your husband, dear. All things come to an end, and we can’t second-guess the Lord, you know.

We’re giving it a season’s trial. ” “Aunt Augusta’s Attic is in good hands. My sister is keeping an eye on it. I can’t afford to close down for a couple of days when I do shows. ” They both smiled. It was an often revisited exchange. “Having Ben help out is a terrific solution. ” “Not this time. Rensselaer County is too far from his law practice for a long weekend this time of year. Too many real estate issues with the summer people. You’ll meet him when you do the Provincetown Show in July. ” The Provincetown Show was a good one; it was a lively community to visit, and usually a profitable show.

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