A man whom Steed was to escort to New York disappears, before re-surfacing at the Adelphi Park Retirement Home. Then his neighbour turns up there. All the residents at the home are extremely wealthy and have named their next of kin as beneficiaries to avoid death duties. Mrs. Gale gets a job as assistant matron there to discover what is going on.
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Steed is holding his hat in his right hand as he is looking around Mrs Renter's apartment, but as soon as he leaves, he puts it on his head with his left hand. See more
Now the inventor's royalties alone could amount to, wow, a million pounds!
But I already have a million.
I'm sure another one wouldn't be in the way, huh?
Well, I'm not so sure. What with death duties, being rich hardly seems worthwhile.