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Doris Force at Locked Gates

or Saving a Mysterious Fortune

by Mildred Wirt Benson

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Published by Henry Altemus Co. in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Force, Doris (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Women detectives -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Mystery and detective stories.

  • About the Edition

    Doris Force receives an intriguing letter from the Misses Gates requesting that she visit them as soon as possible. The letter reveals that Doris has an unknown uncle, John Trent, and Doris assumes that she is about to inherit money from his estate. She travels with her friend Kitty to the Gates" home, Locked Gates, only to learn that the sisters want to borrow some money to hire a lawyer to settle John Trent"s estate! Doris dislikes her new-found cousin Ronald Trent, and suspects that he is swindling the sisters. Doris and Kitty investigate and discover a crippled young woman who has been hidden away her entire life, and a servant who hides documents in a suitcase. Doris and Ronald Trent end up accusing each other of swindling the sisters, but then Jake, Mrs. Mallow"s hired hand, recognizes Ronald Trent and exposes him. Doris and her friend travel home with their share of the reward, and the Trent sisters pledge to use their share to send the crippled girl to school.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Julia K. Duncan [pseudonym]; illustrated by Thelma Gooch.
    GenreJuvenile mystery fiction
    SeriesDoris Force #1
    ContributionsThelma Gooch (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationiv, 214 p., ill.
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23958641M
    OCLC/WorldCa43244323

      Jane Rogers revisits Doris Lessing's The Good Terrorist, a novel she was first drawn to when she was living in a squat Jane Rogers Fri 2 Dec EST First published on Fri 2 . The Doris Force Mystery Stories (as Julia K. Duncan) This four volume series from was written jointly by Mildred A. Wirt Benson and Walter Karig. Doris Force is a typical Stratemeyer Syndicate heroine who has more than her share of bizarre adventures. 1. Doris Force at Locked Gates, 2. Doris Force at Cloudy Cove, The Dot and Dash.


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#1 Doris Force at Locked Gates or Saving a Mysterious Fortune: Doris Force receives an intriguing letter from the Misses Gates requesting that Doris visit them at her earliest convenience. The letter reveals that Doris has an unknown uncle, John Trent.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Doris Force at Locked Gates; Or, Saving a Mysterious Fortune by Julia K. Duncan - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. This Altemus series was reprinted by Donohue and Goldsmith. Featuring plucky, teen-sleuth orphan Doris Force as heroine, this series -- although only few volumes long -- manages to squeeze in as many series book clichés as other series four times its length.

From lost jewels to air-minded boys, "enemy girls" at boarding school, misers, evil. Doris Force at Locked Gates: Or Saving a aMysterious Fortune Paperback – April 6, by Julia K. Duncan (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(1).

DORIS FORCE AT LOCKED GATES; or, Saving a Mysterious Fortune-- "The Misses Azalea and Iris Gates, the white-haired twins who lived shut away from the world, summon Doris to help them out of an unusual circumstance. How Doris hears of strange unknown relatives and saves a mysterious fortune is told in a story full of action and humor.".

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Subject. Force, Doris (Fictitious character) Creator. Duncan, Julia K.; Wirt, Mildred A. (Mildred Augustine), ; Gooch, Thelma. The Second Girl Detective Megapack collects 23 more novels with girl protagonists, sleuthing for fun and justice. Here are series from Julia K. Duncan, Roy J.

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