By Alfred I. Tooke (?-?).
First appearance: Nickel Detective, March 1933.
Short short short story (2 pages).
Online at Pulpgen HERE.
. . . As he gazed at the gargoyles, musing upon the mystery, he became aware that his eyes had focused themselves on a particularly hideous one. Perhaps the horribly sardonic expression had first attracted his subconscious attention, but as his conscious mind became riveted upon it, a startled exclamation left his lips. Then he smiled slowly back at the gargoyle, and nodded. . . .Resource:
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Category: Never trust a gargoyle