A weird mystery is afoot. Plaster statues have been stolen, smashed, and even led to murder. Today, Clark examines the pieces of the last statue, only to find nothing significant. Now there’s the matter of timing up the intruders who broke into his apartment. Will Spike and Rollo know anything?
Giving the fragments of statue another look, Clark discovers a clue. A small box, with a piece of paper points to something very important.
Taking his intruders to the cops, Clark has the police lab examine his clue. Is this part of an experimental formula for a new kind of explosive? The lab tech burns up the phone lines to out where the inventor is located.