By Victor Appleton

American boys' fiction less than pseudonym utilized by the Stratemeyer Syndicate who produced Tom quick sequence, Nancy Drew mysteries, the Hardy Boys, Dave Fearless etc.

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Yet he had controlled to make the large comprehend what was once sought after. "Koku do! " murmured the large guy. Striding to the piece of equipment, the legs of which have been bolted to the ground, Koku acquired his fingers below it. Bending over, and arching his again, in order to take complete benefit of his huge, immense muscle tissues, the enormous strained upward. there has been a cracking of bone and sinew, a rasping sound, however the equipment didn't depart the ground. "Him needs to come! " gasped the large. "One extra pass! " bankruptcy XVII. the place IS IT? fifty six Tom quick And His Undersea seek He took a carry decrease down. Tom's eyes have been dim now, and he couldn't see good. the various males have been subconscious. Then, without notice, there has been a noisy, breaking sound, and anything tinkled at the metal flooring of the submarine engine room. It was once the heads of the bolts which Koku had torn unfastened. Like hail they fell in regards to the monstrous, and in one other quick the large guy had pulled free the laptop, weighing numerous thousands of kilos. In one other second he shoved it around the flooring, towards the increased aspect of the craft. For a moment or not anything occurred. Then slowly, very slowly, the M. N. 1 started to heel over. "She's turning! " a few one gasped. An speedy later, freed by way of this turning movement from the grip of the sand financial institution, the submarine shot to the skin. Up and up she went, breaking out at the open sea as an excellent fish darts upward from the hidden depths. It was once the paintings of just a couple of seconds for the fellow nearest it to open the hatch, after which in rushed the life−giving air. Tom and his partners have been stored, and through Koku's energy. "Me say him computing device obtained to return up−−him arise! " acknowledged the enormous, smiling in satisfied type, whilst, when they had all gulped down nice mouthfuls of the valuable oxygen, they have been conversing in their event. "Yes, you definitely did it," stated Tom, and due credits used to be given to Koku. "Never back will I go back and forth with no gyroscope," declared Tom. "I'm virtually able to return and feature one put in now. " "No, do not! " exclaimed the gold−seeker. "We are virtually on the position of the break. " "Well, i assume we will be able to shuttle extra slowly and never run a possibility like that again," determined Tom. "I'll placed double valves at the emergency air tank, so no coincidence will free up our offer back. " This was once performed, after the damaged valves have been repaired, after which, while the desktop Koku had torn free used to be fixed down back, and the submarine restored to her former , a session was once held as to what the next move might be. They have been in the community of the West Indies, and one other day, or maybe much less, of commute could carry them nearly to where the place the Pandora had foundered. The range and longitude were computed, after which, with air tanks stuffed, with batteries absolutely charged, and every thing attainable performed to insure good fortune, the craft was once despatched at the final leg of her trip. for 2 days they made growth, occasionally at the floor, and back submerged, and, eventually, at the moment midday, while the solar were "shot," Tom stated: "Well, we are right here!

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