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The Wonder Island Boys: The Mysteries of the Caverns

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Published: 1914
Language: English
Wordcount: 59,561 / 176 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 61.9
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 604
Added to site: 2007.02.18
mnybks.net#: 16076
Origin: gutenberg.org
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p constructed; a water wheel installed; a primitive sawmill put up; a primary battery made; articles of clothing woven; felt made; and numerous things of this character originated from material which nature had furnished in its crude state.

While doing all this the desire to explore the island was a predominating one. Four trips into the interior had been made in order to ascertain whether or not it contained any human beings. During those trips numerous evidences were found to show that savages were there, and some indications that civilized people had visited the island.

The peculiar happenings which excited their interest were the mysterious things that occurred at various times, among which the following may be briefly enumerated: The disappearance of a boat, which they built, and which was left at the place where the team was lost; the subsequent finding of the boat among debris on the seashore, having oars and rope in it which were strange to them; the removal of the flagpole and flag whic

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