[mahr-tn-suh n; Swedish mahr-tin-sawn]
- Har·ry Ed·mund [har-ee ed-muh nd; Swedish hah-ri ed-moo nt] /ˈhær i ˈɛd mənd; Swedish ˈhɑ rɪ ˈɛd mʊnt/, 1904–78, Swedish novelist and poet: Nobel prize 1974.
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"Mr. Pinkerton is in Chicago at present," replied Mr. Martinson.
Martinson, who had two daughters of his own, observed the suggestive movement.
"A relative of yours—possibly, I suppose," remarked Martinson, tactfully.
"Now then, if there's anything I can do for you," Mr. Martinson paused.
Martinson, from long experience conceived that this must be a matter of family misconduct—a son, daughter, wife.