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A Soldier's Trial by Charles King

A SOLDIER'S TRIAL

An Episode of the Canteen Crusade

by

GENERAL CHARLES KING

Author of "A Daughter of the Sioux," "Comrades in Arms," "The Medal of Honor," Etc.

New York The Hobart Company 1905

Copyright, 1905, by the Hobart Company

Brig.-Gen. Frederick D. Grant, U.S.A., says: "It is distressing that the prosperity of the keepers of vile resorts is due to the activity of good and worthy though misguided citizens, who have succeeded in abolishing the canteen in the army."

CONTENTS

CHAPTER I. TWO ANNOUNCEMENTS

CHAPTER II. A FACE FROM THE PHILIPPINES

CHAPTER III. A NIGHT AT NAPLES

CHAPTER IV. "SHE IS COMING HERE!"

CHAPTER V. PREMONITORY SYMPTOMS

CHAPTER VI. A BRIDE--AND A BEAU

CHAPTER VII. THE WOLF IN THE SHEEPFOLD

CHAPTER VIII. ACCUSING LETTERS

CHAPTER IX. AN INVITATION--TO GO

CHAPTER X. A GATHERING STORM

CHAPTER XI. DEEPER IN THE TOILS

CHAPTER XII. WHAT THE WOMEN TOLD THE MAJOR

CHAPTER XIII. WORST DEED OF HIS LIFE

CHAPTER XIV. REACTION

CHAPTER XV. RETRIBUTION

CHAPTER XVI. MY LADY'S MAID

CHAPTER XVII. A MOMENTOUS DAY

CHAPTER XVIII. BLENKE COVERS HIS TRACKS

CHAPTER XIX. AGAIN THE SALOON

CHAPTER XX. A MOTHER'S DREAD

CHAPTER XXI. LOVE'S LAST APPEAL

CHAPTER XXII. THE LOST FOUND

CHAPTER XXIII. A WELCOME PERIL

CHAPTER XXIV. CRISIS

CHAPTER XXV. BLACK WOLF'S BATTLE

CHAPTER XXVI. TRUTH STRANGER THAN FICTION

CHAPTER XXVII. EXEUNT OMNES

A SOLDIER'S TRIAL

CHAPTER I

TWO ANNOUNCEMENTS

The war with Spain was at an end, and so were the hopes and aspirations of many a warrior. For several reasons Colonel Ray of the ----th Kentucky was a disappointed man. One of the best


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