When Jessica bumps into acquaintance John Winslow in Boston, he pretends to be a stranger. His Chicago wife Maud and her brother Dr. Adam Paulson pretend John recently died from a heart attack, fearing she would upset some scam. Jessica hires suspended P.I. Harry McGraw, who finds out he uses the alias John Wilson. Jessica now investigates the fake John's cremation. She soon notices being followed by a certain Sloane and hears him call attorney Nathan Swarthmore, who denies everything too.
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When JB Fletcher first called Maude Winslow, she mentioned that she hoped she wasn't interrupting her dinner, since Chicago was two hours behind. JB Fletcher was in Boston at the time (Eastern time), which is only an hour ahead of Chicago (Central time). To be two hours ahead of Chicago, JB Fletcher would have to be 1000 miles into the Atlantic Ocean. See more