“The torrent, swollen by the melting snow, plunges into a tremendous abyss, from which the spray rolls up like smoke from a burning house.”

The Stormy Petrels will meet at our own Reichenbach Falls aka Shannon Falls on Saturday, June 26th at 10:00 a.m.

Our annual memorial wreath-tossing will take place at this time, to commemorate the memory of …”the best and wisest man I had ever known” followed by a picnic lunch.

According to “Teller of Tales” by Daniel Stashower, 20,000 people canceled their subscriptions to The Strand Magazine after reading, in horror, that Sherlock Holmes has met his end. “Members of the Royal family were said to have been distraught.”

After completing “The Final Problem” Conan Doyle entered a two-word phrase into his diary: “…… ……” The fist person to give me the correct answer when we meet at the Falls on June 26th will receive a prize.

For more info and directions, please contact your Consulting Detective.