Pre-Imagism[ edit ] Well-known poets of the Edwardian era of the s, such as Alfred AustinStephen Phillipsand William Watsonhad been working very much in the shadow of Tennysonproducing weak imitations of the poetry of the Victorian era. They continued to work in this vein into the early years of the 20th century. Future Nobel Prize winner William Butler Yeats was devoting much of his energy to the Abbey Theatre and writing for the stage, producing relatively little lyric poetry during this period. Hulme was a student of mathematics and philosophy; he had been involved in setting up the club in and was its first secretary.
Destination England, where Garnett recognises him and details Jimmy to tail him. He meets Miss Kelly a teacher Jane Hyltonand Jimmy overhears plans for a robbery, the prize, a million! He joins the gang. In a Rolls, they drive to the airport dressed as pilots and board a Pan Am plane.
Jimmy attempts to prevent it, but is knocked out. When the crooks land, it's straight into the arms of the law. Later in hospital she dies. She leaves behind a broken doll, which leads Garnett to an adoption racket run by nice Uncle George Joseph Tomelty who runs a children's home.
Jimmy poses with a fake wife seeking to adopt, they hand George the cash and he is arrested 15 The Good Old Days - A suspicious character on a flight attempts to jump out of the door. Once landed, Bill Delaney questions him, then visits his digs, where a crowd of minor theatricals live, landlady Miss Clara Pre-raphaelite writing an anthology of short, once "the most amazing act.
Garnett poses as an escapologist in order to stay at the digs, and in the cellar he gets Maurice a little tiddly, revealing quite a bit. Before them all, being urged to show his act to them, Garnett produces a suitcase containing the tools of his trade.
Here, it is Jimmy that the local official Warren Mitchell wants to arrest, leaving Brodick, a known professional assassin, the opportunity to work out the lie of the land. Arriving at Gaboro airport, Brodick fires his long distance rifle at Langford. Garnett suffers poisoning, Hope kindly helps him recover.
After a sword fight, Garnett exposes the Count's racket 18 Downdraft a rough synopsis Dunk's small Selkirk Airways plane crashes into the sea, but he is rescued. Garnett is in Vancouver to decide if the firm deserve being awarded a licence, so he questions the employees of the business, but Jo Jeannie Carson has briefed them well.
She puts Garnett up for the night and takes him country dancing where he pushes Dunk into a pool of mud. Next morning, she takes him up to show him the route of the plane that crashed, and they put up in a remote shack, where he pretends to make love to her.
Garnett's secretary Maya volunteers to act as decoy, and to his and Jimmy's amusement takes a crash course in being a stewardess.
But she gets her own back by spilling coffee in Jimmy's lap. On her first flight, passengers include Hanwell Jack Watling and Mrs Sykes Nora Nicholsonbut when you see Paul Stassino is the co-pilot, you surely need look no further.
Maya checks into her hotel, closely watched by Garnett. Naturally all three of the above act suspiciously, but only one tries to strangle Maya 22 The Creators- Film starlet Didi Nadja Regin is introduced to us in a bath of frothy bubbles.
Her scene is interrupted by a phone call warning she won't make Jimmy has the pleasurable task of visiting her on the film set of Castle in the Clouds. The director Alan Tilvern doesn't impress him, even if she does. It seems like some publicity stunt, but she goes to impress Garnett, and he agrees to accompany her on the eve of her 25th birthday on the flight to Vienna.
On the way over, while worry is driving her to drink, he reads the script. They reach Vienna safely, but Garnett has worked out the significance of the number 25, and joins the group on the setand watches for an awfully long time.
The scene with the cocktail mixer sees Garnett spring into action, dramatically stopping shooting and chucking the mixer to the man out to destroy her Peter Dyneley.
Note- this was the nineteenth in the series to be filmed 27 Key Witness - Antonio Sporinza David Bauer has been flown to England as a key witness.
But as his daughter Angela returns from school, she is kidnapped, and Sporinza sees her being taken on to another plane. The flight is delayed.
A plane spotter Pip Rolls confirms that the girl is on the Glasgow flight, so Garnett, posing as a photographer's model, leaps on board to rescue Angela 28 Hurricane - Jimmy Delaney has to cut short his holiday on a tropical isle when Hurricane Hilda strikes.
At Carriacou Airport, there is panic to board the sole plane, Taggart Gordon Tanner tries bribing Jimmy, and many other passengers assail him. The plane is made as light as possible by removing all the seats, then comes the choice of who can join the flight, Taggart's method is to use a gun.
Finally the plane takes off and Jimmy, presumably the hurricane has suddenly ceased, resumes his holiday with more than a passing ressemblance to John 'Danger Man' Drake 31 The Switch- Alex William Lucas has nicked the Goriot diamond in Paris and has smuggled it into London, unfortunately accidentally leaving it in Garnett's office!
One of his gang, Jenkins Alfred Burke fails to retrieve it, so Alex phones Garnett who is at home in bed. His doctor has told him to take it easy as his blood pressure is too high. Alex asks Garnett to go to a dance studio with his coat. Dora, Alex's girl friend teaches Garnett to do the cha-cha, before running off with his coat.
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