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For the original edition of this book, see The Missing Chums (original text).

The Missing Chums
House name Franklin W. Dixon
Ghostwriter James Buechler
Leslie McFarlane (original)[1]
Outline Harriet S. AdamsCite error: Closing </ref> missing for <ref> tag.
Cover artist Rudy Nappi
Publication information
Publisher Grosset & Dunlap
Producer Stratemeyer Syndicate
Publication date 1962
Media type Hardcover
Series The Hardy Boys
Preceded by The Secret of the Old Mill
Followed by Hunting for Hidden Gold


The Missing Chums is the fourth book in The Hardy Boys original series. It was first published in 1928 by Grosset & Dunlap, and then revised and re-released in 1962.

Plot summary

Two of the Hardy boys' best friends, Biff Hooper and Chet Morton, are missing! Last seen at a costume party, where Chet was wearing the same costume as Joe Hardy and that same night Joe and brother Frank witnessed a bank robbery. Could their disappearance be a case of mistaken identity?

The Hardys take it upon themselves to find their missing friends and are soon involved in an investigation that leads them through out Bayport, islands off Barmet Bay and even into a near by slum. ??


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Businesses and organizations

  • French's Costume Store


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  1. Who Wrote the Hardy Boys? at

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