The always fastidious Nero Wolfe inadvertently stains his tie while eating lunch alone in his study. While Archie is upstairs in the plant room trying to convince him to take on the prospective client, the beautiful young legal secretary is strangled in Nero's study using his abandoned tie by person or persons unknown. During the investigation Archie gets involved with a beautiful actress Rita Ramsey Sorrell. Written by
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If you're a real top flight detective like me, you'd rather go after an alibi than the truth.
"Minuet in A"
from "String Quintet in E Major," Op. 11, No. 5
Written by Luigi Boccherini
KPM CS 7:2
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