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Full Date1891-06-25
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Newspaper TitleThe Narracoorte Herald (SA : 1875 - 1954)
Trove TitleO'Neil M'Darragh, the Irish Detective; or, The Strategy of a Brave Man
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O'Ml I'Darragh,

THE IRISHHETECTIVE ;

Or, THE STRATEGY OF A

BRAVE MAN.

By OLD SLEUTH.

CHAJPTER YII.—(GoktetueDj)

O Neil M-Darragh overheard these remarks and a grim smile broke over bis face as he morefuiiy realised the awkward scraps he had got into.', OX: 35

It would not do for him to be arrested with such overwhelming proofs of guilt upon

bins. .

His predicament was the more embarras fing from the fact that he mast make his escape without any injury to his would-be captors. '

Had the three men been foes and guilty men themselves, he would have given them battle at once, and have taken ail the 'chances,

It was not the first time he had been cornered by men with arms in their hands

and daring his osreer ? he .had fought eqrne derparate battles against Even greater odds than faced him at the moment in ques

tion.