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CHAPTER VII - THE SUSPICIOUS TRAMP-STEAMER

pocket, he opened a small cabinet in the wall and drew out a telephone receiver which had the earpieces and mouthpiece combined on the same handgrip. There were two big switches as well, and a large plug and socket with a length of flexible wire attached. He listened quietly for a moment, then :
" Excellency," he said softly.
" Are they all ready ? " demanded a thick voice, without any greeting-it sounded a very long way off.
" Yes, Excellency," was the quiet reply.
" Well, connect me to the main line. And put some more power on-I can hardly hear."
The man moved as in a trance to fulfill the commands ; and it would have been evident to anyone who understood these things, that the speaker at the far end of this special wire was using a duplicate instrument to the one on the table. So the six department chiefs, who listened and spoke to their master, were quite under the impression that he was in his Own office all the time. Whereas he was-well!only he could have told them that !
" Your report about Bulkrania," he said curtly, as he pressed one of the switches. " As quickly as you can, please," he went on.
` Ah !" he ejaculated, when the voice of his assistant had stopped. "Then ". And here he gave a series of detailed instructions, which were not only astonishing in their thoroughness, but gave the man he was speaking to the idea that he knew more about it than he himself did. " Wait," he commanded.
I have something to say in a moment."
The same rocedure was gone through with each of his six men • and each in turn was amazed at the tremendous grip he had on the things he was talking to them about.
The last one had a lot to tell him.

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