by Jno B. Dowd., Caption title., Illustrated paper cover in colors., Printed in double columns., "September 25, 1918"--Title page., "Stories of adventure"--Title page., "Suddenly, with a wild yell Jenkins sprang upon the table among the dishes and bottles. The next moment he half crouched, and gazed towards a half opened door, as though his very soul was in his eyes. A deathly pallor o'erspread his features"--Cover., Also printed in: The Boys' star library, no. 237., Printed previously as: Pluck and luck ; no. 259., Includes short story (page 24): Sent on the road, or, A smart boy in business / by J. P. Richards., Includes short story (page 27): Peary's boy guide, or, Icebound in the arctic / by William Wade.