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The Inquisition: The Greek Interpreter

The Inquisition: The Greek Interpreter

“Only to ask a few questions of a Greek gentleman who is visiting us, and to let us have the answers.”

– The Adventure of the Greek Interpreter (GREE)


Another month is here and that means it is time for our Inquisitor, Denny Dobry’s dastardly quiz – each monthly quiz is on the featured story of the month and this month is The Adventure of the Greek Interpreter.

As a new twist, the first person who contacts the Inquisitor with the most correct answers, will recieve a small prize.  Details after the 8 questions.

  1. Who was the culprit in the Manor House case?
  1. What is it that does Holmes believes not to be a virtue?
  1. If Holmes is 34 years of age at the time of this adventure, how old would Mycroft have been?
  1. Name the three places where Mycroft would most likely be found? 
  1. What possession of Mycroft’s would be frowned upon by PETA?
  1. Where would a Chinaman be likely stay in London, according to Mycroft?
  1. Who knew Sophy Kratides very well, besides her brother and the two kidnappers?
  1. What was the name of the middle-aged villain with a catchy little laugh?

There are a total of 10 possible answers to the 8 questions.  Send your answers (by June 25) to Denny by clicking here.  The first person with the most correct answers will receive a small prize.


Our Inquisitor, Denny Dobry, is the Quiz Master for the John H Watson Society. If you are ever in the Reading, PA area, you should check out his recreation of the sitting room at 221B Baker Street. You can learn more about his sitting room by clicking here.

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