"Not to be Done" (Freeborn County Standard, March 3, 1877) "Story of a London Detective" (The Columbus [GA] Sunday Enquirer, April 22, 1877) were previously published as "The Experience of John Spindler, the London Detective, with a Gang of Coiners" (George S. McWaters, Detectives of Europe and America, or a Life in the Secret Service. Hartford: Burr, 1877).