By Carolyn Keene
What mystery life-giving energy does the beautiful ivory elephant attraction include? Can the trinket relatively safeguard its wearer from all damage? Nancy Drew unearths out while the landlord of the Bengleton Wild-Animal express asks her to enquire one of many performers who might be interested in a few mysterious unlawful scheme.The lady detective’s task turns into complex whilst the elephant trainer’s younger assistant, Rishi, seeks safe haven on the Drew domestic from his merciless foster father, Rai.While following clues to assist the boy locate his genuine father, Nancy learns approximately an eerie deserted residence. She is stressed through its unusual proprietor, Anita Allison, and the fiendish Rai. How Nancy makes use of the ivory allure, reunites a maharaja along with his son, and brings the evildoers to justice will mystify readers from commencing to finish.
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Once we succeed in domestic you’re going instantly to mattress, and perhaps have a physician. ” by the point Nancy and Rishi arrived on the condominium, he had made any such seen development that it appeared pointless to name in a doctor. Hannah helped the boy to mattress and gave him a few scorching broth. He instantly fell into an untroubled sleep. “I claim, Rishi has wound himself round my heart,” the housekeeper confided to Nancy as they met within the kitchen. “I didn’t become aware of how a lot he intended to me until eventually this twist of fate. ” “We needs to plan for him to proceed his schooling,” Nancy acknowledged. That evening after dinner she pointed out the topic of enticing a educate to aid Rishi along with his English so long as he remained on the Drews’. As she had anticipated, Carson Drew immediately agreed. “Select a person appropriate and it'll be completely satisfactory,” he acknowledged. “I’ll depart the problem completely to you. ” “By the way in which, Dad,” Nancy stated after a second, “did Mrs. Allison ever name at your place of work? ” “No, she by no means did. ” “I heard her identify pointed out this present day in reference to Rai,” Nancy informed her father. He glanced up with curiosity, and he or she advised him the unusual story that Jasper Batt had comparable concerning the stolen papers. “You’re definite you heard the names competently? ” “Yes, I’m convinced I did,” Nancy responded. “I believe Batt needs to comprehend Mrs. Allison good if she employs him to protect her estate. It’s attainable, after all, that Jasper Batt used to be thoroughly out of his head approximately stolen papers,” Nancy admitted. “He definitely talked and acted wild sufficient. ” “Even so, he should have heard Rai’s identify pointed out, or he wouldn’t have repeated it. ” Nancy nodded. “And one other factor: while Batt first referred to Mrs. Allison and the precious papers he appeared relatively rational. It used to be later that he talked so unusually. ” “Perhaps the previous man’s brain will transparent and he can clarify what he meant,” the legal professional steered. “I imagine I’ll provide him an opportunity to quiet down. Then I’ll run available in the market the next day to come and speak with him again,” Nancy acknowledged. “If you do, be sure you take somebody with you,” her father advised. “Batt can be innocuous sufficient in his basic country, but when he hasn’t recovered from the blow on his head, he can provide you a few difficulty. ” “I’ll be cautious, Dad. ” because it became out, Nancy didn't make the journey to the deserted apartment at the following day. one other subject occupied her awareness. Later the former night Ned Nickerson had phoned. Nancy had briefed him on her interesting day and pointed out her plan to supply Rishi with a show. “I recognize simply the instructor for you,” Ned stated. “Professor Lowell Stackpole. ” “It turns out to me I’ve heard of him. ” “Well, I may still imagine so! He taught for years at Emerson collage and is now retired. He’s a traveller and paintings gourmand. He has made at the least ten journeys to India and collects every kind of local artwork. Professor Stackpole speaks a number of languages, together with numerous Indian languages. ” “Wouldn’t he wish greater than shall we manage to pay for to pay, Ned? ” “I don’t be aware of. yet i feel if Rishi him he wouldn’t anticipate a really excessive cost.