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The Silence of Murder
Mrs. Sarah Graceford has invited ‘friends’ and family to a business dinner aboard the train. Her delight in the suffering of others is well known and it is only a matter of time before one of her victims will seek retribution.
Connie Killfiger is a controversial and outspoken vampire fashion designer for the dead. Her slogan ‘Fashion never dies’ is well known and her latest floral designs have made her a household name. She has always believed that Halloween is the safest day of the year…
The Demise of Harold Fortune
Harold is on the verge of becoming one of the richest
men in England. His ruthless attitude towards business and life in general has won him few friends. He is used to get-ting what he wants.
The Case of Miss Carfax
Miss Emily Carfax has firm principles and has a strong sense of honour. She has gathered her friends and acquaintances tonight to share some important news.
Underneath her smile and reflected in her eyes is the knowledge of her impending death.
Mr. Hallows has always claimed to be the most
bitter creature in existence, and to celebrate his most recent success he has invited a select few to join him. He has hinted that he is to become the new partner of Hell to rule alongside Mr. Say Tarn.
A Portrait of Death
Elizabeth Meadowbank, the wealthy heiress
of her late husband’s extensive fortune, lived apart from her husband with her daughter, for over twenty years. She plans to have her daughter and Doctor Caldwell engaged, but other people have their own ideas…
A Splendid Crime!
After a near fatal heart attack Edward has invited his family to come together one last time. He has also invited an Inspector, Charles Nevard to discuss his fear that someone is trying to kill him - but will they succeed?
Mr. Donald Stiff has always been a secretive man but his
association with the criminal world hasn’t gone unnoticed. He
has been described as a man with a foot in both camps and
there have been rumours about his possible employment as a
Secret Service field operative. He is a man of determination
and will go to any lengths to achieve his goals…
Mrs De Vil is well known for her successful
career and influential friends, many of whom have been
bought through bribes, blackmail or threats of violence.
She is throwing a little party to celebrate and boast
about her recent successes.
The Mystery of the Jade Dragon
Arthur Mayview, a well known art critic and auctioneer,
has invited a number of wealthy collectors to a private
auction. The single item up for auction is a 4000 year old
Jade Dragon that was uncovered in China last year. The
antique is in remarkable condition and is thought to relate
to the Shang Dynasty. This makes it an incredibly sought
after piece, but how far will people go to acquire it?
Death on the Iron Horse
‘Captain Hack’ rules his gang with ruthless efficiency, using his
men to make himself wealthy. The Hackman gang are wanted
for murder, theft, robbery and arson. ‘Captain Hack’ is looking
for a new target to get himself rich and it is believed that a
shipment of railroad gold is being transported on the train in a
heavy duty safe.....
The Necktie Affair
The glamorous Ms. Irene Cavelly was made famous on the
stage and is now known for her work in the newest of media's
- motion pictures. Her public persona hides her aggressive and
arrogant manner that is only seen within the eyes of those
closest to her. Several death threats have gone unheeded and
the tension in the air is set to lead to a murderous conclusion
You Can't Kill Whats Already Dead!
Death successfully runs his own protection and money-lending racket and is feared throughout the community. He is well known as a ruthless murderer and is deeply unpopular. Rumours have begun to circulate that Death has a weakness, which manifests itself around Halloween. No one is admitting to spreading this rumour and it is possible that Death could be spreading it himself especially as he has mentioned his recent bouts of boredom.
Death has invited everyone for a meal on the train where he is expected to make their unlives much more difficult for a variety of reasons but enough to commit murder?
With Poisonous Intent
Harold Fontaine has invited his family along for an evening
out on the luxurious Avon Valley Express. The family have
been asked to meet on the platform for 7pm as Harold has
some rather important announcements to make. It seems
that certain people are anxious about these announcements
and would rather that Harold remained quiet. But would
anyone resort to murder?
Murder on the Avon Valley Express
It is the opening night of the new Avon Valley Express
luxury dinner train - a joint business venture between Lord
William Coal and Major Henry Danvers. Lord Coal and
Major Danvers will of course be in attendance, as will Lord
Coal's wife Lady Madelaine, his son Peter and daughter-in-
law Tia. The local priest, Father Robert Miller has also been
invited to discuss funding for his church with Lady Coal.
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