Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, (1929). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original dark red cloth, lettered in gilt to the front panel and spine. In a very clean, bright and complete example of the very scarce dust jacket. "A young Chicago reporter undertakes to find out if a trunk contains any papers that support a claim to the discovery of a valuable 'process,' later stolen by sinister interests." Barzun & Taylor. First Edition statement to the copyright page. Extremely scarce.