By Victor Appleton
American boys' fiction below pseudonym utilized by the Stratemeyer Syndicate who produced Tom quick sequence, Nancy Drew mysteries, the Hardy Boys, Dave Fearless etc.
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Bless my gold enamel, yet there are hundreds of thousands! " cried the excitable Mr. Damon. "Hurry up and inform him! " he prompt his buddy. "I will," assented Mr. Hardley. "I can without difficulty believe," he went on, "that the price of trying to find undersea treasure is superb. i've got taken that into account. Now, briefly, my plan is that this. i'm going to subscribe to forces with you, and endure part the cost if i'm allowed to percentage part the proceeds. that is reasonable, isn't really it? " he requested Tom. "So a long way, yes," responded the younger inventor. "Now then, to company! " exclaimed the customer. "Will you sign up for with me in looking for a number of the wealth−laden wrecks which are rotting on the backside of the ocean, Mr. rapid? " "Do you suggest make an indiscriminate look for anyone of a few wrecks? " Tom desired to recognize. "I may still wish the certainty wide adequate to incorporate all wrecks we'd discover," was once the reply, "but i've got in brain one specifically now. it's the ruin of the steamer Pandora which used to be sunk off the coast of 1 of the West Indian Islands a few yr in the past. " Ned Newton speedy stuck up the web page of the Sunday complement and scanned the checklist of wrecks given there. "No point out of the Pandora here," he acknowledged. bankruptcy III. considering IT OVER nine Tom quick And His Undersea seek "No," agreed Mr. Hardley, "the tale of this destroy isn't typically identified, and the tale of the treasure she carried is rarely identified in any respect. in actual fact, this cash, generally in gold, used to be to finance a South American revolution, and such concerns are often saved quiet. for this reason not anything a lot seemed within the papers in regards to the Pandora. yet I take place to grasp that she carried over million cash in gold, and that i know−−" "Think of that, Tom! think about that! " cried Mr. Damon. "Two million money in gold! Why bless my−−bless my−−" however the eccentric guy may examine not anything sufficient to bless below the conditions, and he subsided with a murmur. "Excuse me for interrupting you," he stated to his new pal. "But I simply could not aid it. " "That's all right," Mr. Hardley remarked, with a grin that confirmed rows of very even, white enamel. "I do not blame you for purchasing excited. Does that curiosity you? " he requested Tom. "Two million funds in gold, along with a volume of silver −−just how a lot i do not be aware of. " "It definitely sounds interesting," answered Tom, with a grin. "But are you yes of your proof? " "Absolutely," used to be the reply. "I used to be a passenger at the Pandora whilst she used to be wrecked in a typhoon. I observed the gold wear board. It was once no longer taken off, and is on her now as she lies on the backside of the ocean. " "And the positioning? " queried Tom. "I be aware of that, too! " acknowledged Mr. Hardley eagerly. "I was once with the captain earlier than we needed to abandon send, and that i heard the precise nautical place given him through an officer who made the calculation. i've got it written right down to the second−−latitude and longitude. that may be a assist in finding the destroy, will not it? " "Why, yes," Tom needed to agree, "it might be. but when you recognize it, then the captain and others needs to are aware of it. and what's to avoid them from creating a look for the Pandora in the event that they haven't already performed so "The most sensible cause within the world," was once the reply.