During the First World War in Britain a series of unexplained deaths and murders occur with no sign of who or what is responsible.
“The working man told me about it, and added some dreadful details. Corpses so terribly maimed that coffins had been kept covered; faces mutilated as if by some gnawing animal…”
A whodunit from the 1920’s.
Twin sisters Helen and Barbara McIntyre give evidence against a burglar who suddenly dies in court, at first seemingly from a heart attack. They discover that the burglar was disguised in court and they recognize him as Helen’s fiancée after removing his disguise.