Joshua Lake entered the office with his hat in one hand and a briefcase in the other.
Arnold hesitated, eyeing the briefcase in Beardsley's clutch.
Apparently they were also prepared to face the police and to claim the briefcase and bottle as their own.
Even his name was initialed on the outside of the briefcase.
He caught a flash of metal from his briefcase, and, still running, looked at it.
The man on his left must have done that when he slapped the briefcase.
"Right here," Farnsworth said, opening a briefcase that was lying on the table.
He let the half-question hang in the air as he took a sheaf of papers from his briefcase.
As he zipped open the briefcase he surveyed his features in the mirror.
Still smiling, he put the globe back into the briefcase and locked it.