As the visitors passed along the street a good many paper
dolls came to the doors and windows of their houses to look at them curiously.
The other half of the second page is made up of two paragraphs under the head of "Miscellaneous News." One of these paragraphs tells about a quarrel between the Czar of Russia and his eldest son, twenty-one and a half lines; and the other tells about the atrocious destruction of a peasant child by its parents, forty lines, or one-fifth of the total of the reading-matter contained in the paper
I got up softly and went to feel and see if the paper
DID move, and when I came back John was awake.
Kenge, before I lay this paper
on your desk and have done with it, let me tell you how it has come into my hands."
He therefore came to the conclusion that the parcel contained simply some papers
, and that these papers
were relating to politics.
And from this paper
my brother read that catastrophic despatch of the Commander-in-Chief:
"Very well, then," said I, "paper
me, if you please, paper
Reed and cloth came down to me, and I found another paper
and a hundred crowns in gold, without any other coin.
"Thank you!" said Holmes, folding up the paper
and returning it to our visitor.
He had nearly fainted when we found that the papers
had undoubtedly been tampered with.
Why didn't you destroy the paper
when you first laid hands upon it?
Father Brown seemed to be studying the paper
more than the corpse; he held it close to his eyes; and seemed trying to read it in the twilight.