Published in The Shadow Magazine Sep. 1, 1935
The naval war games were underway. Three aircraft carriers took part as did accompanying destroyers and even battleships. Ensign Lawrence was a pilot flying one of the planes in the mock combats when his control stick jams suddenly and all ability to keep from plunging into the sea was lost. Sheridan Doome, the Naval Intelligence Ace, was called in to learn what caused the loss of plane and death of a pilot.