FAREWELL TO THE MASTER

by Harry Bates. from Astounding Science Fiction 10/1/40. Something unearthly is uncovered from the Antarctic ice. Chapter 1 From his perch high on the ladder above the museum floor, Cliff Sutherland studied carefully each line and shadow of the great robot, then turned and looked thoughtfully down at the rush of visitors come from all over the solar system to see Gnut and the traveler for themselves and to hear once again their amazing, tragic story. He himself had come to feel an almost proprietary interest in the exhibit, and with some reason. He had been the only freelance picture reporter Continue reading