"I see a small campfire—through yonder trees."
"Then there is a party here beyond a doubt!" cried Whopper excitedly.
"You fellows wait here and I'll crawl forward and investigate," went on Snap. "It may pay us to go at this as quietly as possible."
"Don't get into trouble," warned the doctor's son.
"If I do you'll hear of it quick enough," answered Snap.
Then with great caution he crawled through the brushwood in the direction of the distant campfire.