Released in 1911, this can be the adventures of Tom fast one of the diamond makers and Phantom Mountain.
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We've a small fortune right here. " The was once a unexpected commotion at one finish of the cave. a guy rushed in. on the sight of him Tom stared and uttered an exclamation. "Munson—the stowaway! " he whispered. "Hello! " cried Folwell, as he observed his accomplice. "I concept you have been East, preserving Jenks clear of the following. " "He acquired the simplest of me! " cried Munson, "he and that Tom rapid! I stowed away on their airship, yet they discovered me out by way of a instant message, and marooned me within the woods. i have been attempting to get the following ever considering!
His voice was once swallowed up within the incredible crash that undefined, and, as there got here one other flash of the celestial hearth, the determine in white may be noticeable hurrying again up the mountain path. obviously typhoon, with lightning bolts discharging so shut, was once an excessive amount of for the "ghost. " In one other quick it regarded as though the full position approximately the place the diamond seekers stood, used to be a mass of fireside. nice forked tongues of lightning leaped from the clouds, and appeared to lick the floor. there has been a rattle and bang of thunder, just like the firing of a battery of weapons.
I refused to do that till I had visible a number of the beneficial stones, and so they agreed that this was once reasonable, yet stated i might need to wait a number of days. "Well, I waited, and, all that whereas, i used to be nearly a prisoner within the cave. All i'll research used to be that it was once in the course of a very good variety, close to the pinnacle, and that one of many peaks used to be known as Phantom Mountain. Why, i didn't examine till later. "At final one evening, in the course of an awesome thunder typhoon, the chief of the diamond makers—Folwell—announced that i'll now see the stones made.
Mr. Jenks held out one hand. within the palm glittered a wide stone—ostensibly a diamond. within the rays of the moon it confirmed the entire colours of the rainbow—a attractive gem. "That is among the stones I made—or relatively that I meant I had made," went on Mr. Jenks. "It is one of many i've got, yet they've got now not all been reduce and polished as has this one. "Naturally i used to be a lot inspired via what I observed, and, after I had made definite checks which confident me that the stones within the metal field have been diamonds, I paid over the cash as I had promised.
And Mrs. Amos Nestor, mom and dad of Mary Nestor, a woman of whom Tom was once very fond) discovered that there has been possibility of the island being destroyed in an earthquake, they have been in melancholy. There appeared no means of being rescued, because the island was once out of the road of standard send shuttle. Tom, even if, used to be inventive. With gear from the wrecked airship, he outfitted a instant plant, and despatched messages for support, broadcast over the sea. They have been ultimately heard, and replied, by means of an operator on board the steamer Camberanian, which got here on below compelled draught, and rescued Tom and his pals.