Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle (1859 – 1930) was a Scottish author, playwright and physician. He is mostly known for his fictional stories of adventures and investigations of Sherlock Holmes and doctor Watson, a private detective from London and his companion. "The Stock-broker’s Clerk" is detective short story by Arthur Conan Doyle. Hall Pycrosft is a young clerk. One day he was offered a very well-paid and prestigious job, but knew that one always has to pay the piper. Full of suspicion, Hall decided to consult with Sherlock Holmes. Together with Dr. Watson they travel to Birmingham to put finger on whatever was behind this dubious job offer. Read and join the legendary detective on his investigation!