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Francis Elmer has vanished, and all that is found is a typed note signed 'The Head Hunter'. Elmer's niece Adele Leamington is an extra at the Knebworth Film Corporation. The actress Stella Mendoza keeps the whole set waiting to shoot, in the best Hollywood tradition, but her starring role is given to Adéle. Surprised by Mike Brixan as she is learning her lines, Adele drops the typed script. The 'v' letters are blurred and the 'g' is indistinct. Mike turns white.

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									The Avenger
Author: Edgar Wallace
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Francis Elmer has vanished, and all that is found is a typed note signed 'The Head Hunter'. Elmer's niece
Adele Leamington is an extra at the Knebworth Film Corporation. The actress Stella Mendoza keeps the
whole set waiting to shoot, in the best Hollywood tradition, but her starring role is given to Adéle. 
Surprised by Mike Brixan as she is learning her lines, Adele drops the typed script. The 'v' letters are
blurred and the 'g' is indistinct. Mike turns white.
Author Bio
Edgar Wallace
Edgar Wallace was a soldier, poet, war correspondent, reporter, author and playwright. He wrote more
than 170 books, which have been translated into 28 languages and sales of which have exceeded 50
million copies. Over 160 films have been made from his books - more than any other author. He was
working on the original screenplay for King Kong when he died. In the 1920s one of Wallace's many
publishers claimed that a quarter of all books read in England were written by him.

								
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