By Elizabeth Daly
In mid-1943, and as much as his elbows in struggle paintings, Henry Gamadge is eager for a quiet weekend. but if a half-forgotten classmate requests assistance, Gamadge is not able to refuse the tug of an old style tie. the matter, says Sylvanus, matters his Aunt Florence -- a giddy socialite, frightened of Nazi bombs. Florence has moved her huge family of hangers-on to the family members mansion in upstate manhattan. yet threat turns out to have them, within the kind of threatening messages inserted into the manuscript of Florence's painfully undesirable novel in development. a number of individuals of the loved ones are confident the messages are emanating shape one other international, however the courteously pragmatic Gamadge suspects a wrongdoer quite toward domestic.