MURDER AT DUNGAREES-PART FIVE: Unpleasant Revelations

Dramatis Personae The Household Lord Benjamin Petty . . . master of Dungarees Castle Lady Henrietta “Hetty” Petty . . . his wife, a former movie star Worth . . . the butler Mrs. Jolley . . . the cook Peter Moss . . . the gardener Gladys . . . the housemaid The Guests … Continue reading MURDER AT DUNGAREES-PART FIVE: Unpleasant Revelations

A REAL HEAD-SCRATCHER

Recently, my pal JJ asked me if The Inugami Curse, the 1951 mystery written by prolific crime writer Seishi Yokomizo and expertly translated by Yumiko Yamazaki, took place over a span of several months and, if so, was it my intention to read the damn thing in real time? Har, har, JJ, it is to … Continue reading A REAL HEAD-SCRATCHER