Nick Carter #17, Operation Starvation,
Award Books A197, 1966
Nick’s great muscular body crossed the room in a catlike leap that brought him down softly next to the table on which his Luger rested. He heard Arthur chuckling again.
He felt the.stunning force of something on the back of his head. For a fraction of a second he hovered on the edge of consciousness, fighting for the use of his facilities, then the outraged cells of his brain gave up the unequal battle and everything fell into darkness.