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Harkness, Eldon. Eldon Harkness was created by Valentine Gregory and appeared in eighteen stories in The 20-Story Magazine from 1934 to 1939, beginning with “The Marshdyke Murder” (The 20-Story Magazine, June 1934).

Professor Eldon Harkness is an “eminent scientist and amateur investigator” who uses a keen intellect and a library full of research materials to solve crimes. He is “tall, ungainly and untidy” and is Watsoned by Detective-Inspector Garton of Scotland Yard.

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