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Swindlers Paradise: A Lambert Van Poole Detective Story

Jordan Logue

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An Englishman and his butler arrive in Jacksonville with the idea of swindling a wealthy and prominent man with a real estate scam. But their plan is spoiled when their mark is murdered before they can set him up. Their plan B is to swindle theMoreAn Englishman and his butler arrive in Jacksonville with the idea of swindling a wealthy and prominent man with a real estate scam. But their plan is spoiled when their mark is murdered before they can set him up. Their plan B is to swindle the entire town, by selling debentures secured by a future inheritance. Police Chief Charles Cooper wants the murder solved and arrests a local Black man. But Detective Lambert Van Poole convinces the Chief that this is no simple murder, and he produces a list of suspects that include the victims paramour, his son-in-law, the Englishman and the Chairman of the County Commission. The investigation ends up as a Coroners Inquest presided over by Justice of the Peace Elmer Titshaw. In spite of everyones best effort, justice was served as to the murder. As to the swindle, one man got richer and a lot of people got poorer.