New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1926. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. In original gray cloth which is lightly soiled. Lettered in black to the front panel and spine. In a nice example of the scarce dust jacket. Rear free endpaper with a small chip to the top corner. The jacket shows some minor staining to the rear panel. "Half an hour before he was hanged Clay Shelton, world famous forger and murderer, spoke sneeringly to 'Betcher' Long, the keen witted young man who had tracked him down. I'll hang, all right, but I'm coming after you from the grave. Laugh now but you'll remember, when the Terrible People are at your throat." First Edition statement to the copyright page. Charles Kiddle, page 71.