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"The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge"

The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge

Published in:1908
Set in:March 1892
Client:John Scott Eccles
Villain: Don Juan Murillo (The Tiger of San Pedro)

"The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge" is a Sherlock Holmes short story written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It belongs to the collection of Sherlock Holmes stories called His Last Bow and is written in two parts: "The Singular Experience of Mr John Scott Eccles", and "The Tiger of San Pedro".

Plot

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Part One: "The Singular Experience of Mr John Scott Eccles"

"Have just had most incredible and grotesque experience. May I consult you? — Scott Eccles, Post Office, Charing Cross"
―John Scott Eccles, by telegraph

Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson receive a client named John Scott Eccles, who is beginning to tell the story of his recent "grotesque" experience when Inspector Tobias Gregson arrives, along with a comrade, Inspector Baynes of Surrey. It is soon revealed that the two have been following Eccles for a statement regarding the recent death of a man named Aloysius Garcia.

Eccles exhibits shock at hearing of Garcia's death. Gregson says that the police had found a letter in the dead man's pocket from Eccles, showing that he had intended to pass Garcia's house that night. Holmes suggests that since Gregson had wanted a statement from Eccles, he could stay and listen to the man's story, as he had been about to tell it just before the police had entered.

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