FFB: Uncle Abner, Master of Mysteries by Melville Davisson Post - In Reference to Murder

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December 20, 2013


Ron Smyth

While the Uncle Abner stories are excellent I recommend that you try his STRANGE SCHEMES OF RANDOLPH MASON. I believe Erle Stanley Gardner is on record as saying that Perry Mason's last name is a tribute to this character.

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