the adelaide assassin
A fellow named Greg Hurwitz writes books that hurtle to their ends. Bodies everywhere with imagination and research. GH is big on research.
The Troubleshooter: I’m on Kindle page 54 and reading: “The soldiers in sniper training had square jaws and calves like footballs.” when a small globe with writing on it flickered brightly overhead.
It read waitaminute.
The Advertiser, 29 November 1948.
Mystery Somerton Find
The discovery near the water’s edge at Somerton yesterday of a man’s three-piece suit, sports trousers, a shoe, several pairs of socks and an overcoat is being investigated by police. With the clothing was a rifle stock without a barrel. The articles appeared to have been in the water for some time.
Then there are these.
.. and this:
Government analyst, James Cowan, shook some black powder from the brush (above) but was was unable to identify what is was.
Have we found SM’s missing socks?
Was the black powder, gunpowder?
Were the tools used to arm and prime bullets?
Was the rifle barrel removed because of its distinctive sight / scope fittings?
… and Prosper, what did he want with a rifle?
Ina Harvey’s man, was that a cleaning rod in his empty rifle break-down case?