“The chandelier swung back and forth, as if it had a mind of its own.”

“Bess shrieked, wordlessly. Ned was nonplussed. “Hypers!” George ejaculated. Hannah soothingly proffered pie. Nancy sighed, “It’s a psychological moment, that’s for certain.” Carson Drew nodded, sagely.”

*the previously posted mystery, The Case of the Disappearing Jia was solved today. A crinkly-eared man was seen lurking near the site of the disappearance, and was apprehended by the chief of police, who congratulated Nancy. “Congratulations, Nancy,” the chief exhorted. “You’ve done it again.”