The Wood Fire in No. 3
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The Wood Fire in No. 3

By Francis Hopkinson Smith
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  • THE WOOD FIRE IN No. 3
  • ILLUSTRATED IN COLORS BY ALONZO KIMBALL
    • CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS NEW YORK 1913
    • Copyright, 1905, by Charles Scribner's Son
    • Published, October, 1905
    • Mac had the floor this afternoon.
  • A WORD OF WELCOME:
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
    • From drawings in color by Alonzo Kimball
  • THE WOOD FIRE IN No. 3
  • PART I
    • In which Certain Details regarding a Lost Opal are Set Forth.
    • MacWhirter.
  • PART II
    • Wherein the Gentle Art of Dining is Variously Described.
    • But the perfume of the violets and the way she looked at me.
  • PART III
    • With Especial Reference to a Girl in a Steamer Chair.
    • The men pressed closer to look. "Roses, on a man like him!"
  • PART IV
    • With a Detailed Account of a Dangerous Footpad.
    • Not a tramp; rather a good-looking, well-mannered man, who had evidently seen better days.
  • PART V
    • In which Boggs Becomes Dramatic and Relates a Tale of Blood.
    • Again his fingers tightened; my breath was going.
  • PART VI
    • Wherein Mac Dilates on the Human Side of "His Worship, the Chief Justice," and his Fellow Dogs.
    • "It's a better advertisement than two columns in a morning paper."
  • PART VII
    • Containing Mr. Alexander MacWhirter's Views on Lord Ponsonby, Major Yancey, and their Kind.
  • PART VIII
    • In Which Murphy and Lonnegan Introduce Some Mysterious Characters.
    • Pushed the engineer into the salon.
  • PART IX
    • Around the Embers of the Dying Fire.
    • Around the embers of the dying fire.
    • THE END
  • BOOKS BY F. HOPKINSON SMITH
    • THE ARM-CHAIR AT THE INN
    • KENNEDY SQUARE
    • PETER
    • THE TIDES OF BARNEGAT
    • FORTY MINUTES LATE AND OTHER STORIES
    • THE VEILED LADY
    • AT CLOSE RANGE
    • THE UNDER DOG
    • THE FORTUNES OF OLIVER HORN
    • THE ROMANCE OF AN OLD-FASHIONED GENTLEMAN
    • THE WOOD FIRE IN No. 3
    • COLONEL CARTER'S CHRISTMAS
    • THE NOVELS, STORIES AND SKETCHES OF F. HOPKINSON SMITH
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