Knox knew his man, and McGillivray knew what he wished, and all else was made subservient to that purpose.
One of these traders persuaded young McGillivray to go with him.
It was an opportunity which the keen McGillivray could not suffer to remain unused.
This interval was the opportunity of McGillivray and his friends.
Having the confidential ear of both parties, McGillivray was not slow to replenish his impoverished purse.
McGillivray preferred to plan and engage in intrigue, which gave the remarkable powers of his mind full play.
The first to be arrested was McGillivray, who submitted with the best possible grace to the warrant.
Mr. McGillivray had also some interesting things to say about Death Valley, which he surveyed.
With cautious vigilance on the part of both Knox and McGillivray, each step in the proceeding was taken.
McGillivray and his companions, upon reaching Montreal, were greeted by an assembled host of their friends.