This story is about a women that asks for Shelock Holmes help because shebelives that she is going to die like her sister that died two years before.
Shebelives that her sister was either frightened to death or killed by gipsies. Because when this woman Helen found her sister the last words the she sad were:Helen! Oh my God, Helen! It was the band! The speckled band!. All thishappend just before Helens sister was suposed to get married. And there motherwas also a rich woman but she died long before all this happend and theirstepfather got 750 a year from his dead wifes fund.Order now
But if the sisters wouldmarry he would have to pay them 250 each a year so if the girls would marry hewouldnt get all the money! But now Helen had decided to get married but thena few days later her stepfather decided to mend the wall of Helens room so thatshe had to move into her sisters room and now she was scared for her live. SoSherlock Holmes went to investigate. Holmes investigated the whole house and hebuild up a plan to catch the murderer! Holmes had found out that there was anair-vent that was inside the house between the sisters room and the stepfathers. Holmes now was in the room that Helen was suposed to be in and suddenly thelight was lit in the stepfathers room, and then Sherlock jumped and hit thebellrobe under the air-vent.
Then there was a little whistle and then a screamand Holmes ran to the other room and there was the stepfather dead and with aspeckled band on him. It was no band it was a Indian snake that the stepfatherused to kill Helens sister and was going to kill Helen with it to but Holmessaved the day once again.Book Reports