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One morning, shortly before dinner call, she sat under the ramada, the deer at her feet, asleep, the little Apache squatted beside her, amusing himself with a collection of gorgeous pictorial labels, soaked from commissary fruit and vegetable cans. The camp was absolutely silent, even the drowsy scraping of the brooms of the police party having stopped some time before. Landor was asleep in his tent, and presently she herself began to doze. She was awakened by the sound of footsteps on the gravel in front of the[Pg 65] ramada, and in another moment a tall figure stood in the opening, dark against the glare. Instantly she knew it was the man with whom she had come face to face long before on the parade ground at Grant, though from then until now she had not thought of him once, nor remembered his existence.
Headfirst he plunged in, scrambling, instantly beginning to seek the points where the control cables passed through channeled guides at each side.Before the chums were clear of the runway, Tommy set down his ship, tumbled out and let the woman with himthe yacht stewardessget out as best she could. What do you mean, double-crossing me? screamed Tommy at detective Whiteside. Why have you tried to get the emeralds after you promised me half of them?
CHAPTER XI POP! GOES OUR MYSTERY!The last straw was laid on when an Indian policeman arrested a young buck for some small offence. The buck tried to run away, and would not halt when he was told to. The chief of police fired and killed a squaw by mistake; and though he was properly sorry for it, and expressed his regret, the relatives and friends of the deceased squaw caught him a few days later, and cutting off his head, kicked it round, as they had seen the White-eye soldier do with his rubber foot-ball. Then they, aroused and afraid too of punishment, fled from the reservation and began to kill.
"Well, they think it's a lot."
Its simple enough, the youngest member of the Sky Patrol broke in. They pour some of the lemonade into the compartments in the ice-trays and freeze that. It is better than plain ice because it doesnt weaken the lemonade at all.