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For the revised edition of this book, see The Flickering Torch Mystery (revised text).

The Flickering Torch Mystery
The Flickering Torch Mystery 1943 cover


Original cover art by Paul Laune

Attribution
House name Franklin W. Dixon
Ghostwriter Leslie McFarlane[1]
Outline Harriet S. Adams[1]
Illustrator Paul Laune
Cover artist Paul Laune (1943)
John Leone (1962)
Publication information
Publisher Grosset & Dunlap
Producer Stratemeyer Syndicate
Publication date 1943
Media type Print (Hardcover)
Pages 212
Chronology
Series Original
Preceded by The Clue of the Broken Blade
Followed by The Melted Coins

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The Flickering Torch Mystery is the 22nd book in The Hardy Boys series. It was first published in 1943 by Grosset & Dunlap.

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Plot summary

Frank and Joe Hardy are hired by well known scientist Asa Grable, to investigate mysteries disappearances of some of new species of silkworm, that can produce slick thread stronger then any yet known.

Meanwhile the Hardy boys' father, Fenton, tangles with a ruthless gang, that is steeling supplies from State and Federal jobs. There aren't many leads, other than that the gang uses a flickering torch signal, to warn various members of the gang in times of danger.

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Who Wrote the Hardy Boys? at keeline.com
  2. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 66
  3. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 135
  4. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 46
  5. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 52
  6. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 165
  7. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 18
  8. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 155
  9. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page one
  10. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page two
  11. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page one
  12. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page three
  13. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page three
  14. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page nine
  15. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 143
  16. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 143
  17. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 18
  18. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 198
  19. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 79
  20. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 22
  21. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 147
  22. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 85
  23. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 147
  24. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 24
  25. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 46
  26. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 210
  27. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 57
  28. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 35
  29. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page one
  30. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 64
  31. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 103
  32. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 103
  33. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 103
  34. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 139
  35. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 27
  36. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page one
  37. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 64
  38. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 64
  39. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 105
  40. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page six
  41. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 165
  42. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 61
  43. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 79
  44. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 25
  45. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 24
  46. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 57
  47. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 103
  48. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 134
  49. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 52
  50. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 207
  51. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 174
  52. The Flickering Torch Mystery (1943), page 106

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