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The Rover Boys Under Canvas

or The Mystery of the Wrecked Submarine

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Author: Edward Stratemeyer (Arthur M. Winfield)
Published: 1919
Language: English
Wordcount: 64,899 / 189 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 95.2
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 990
Added to site: 2007.11.02 18830

ike. Then came another strike, and things began to look gloomy for Colby Hall. But then Jack got a ball exactly where he wanted it, and he swung at it with every ounce of muscle he could command. Crack! went the bat, and the sphere went sailing far down in left field.

"That's the way to do it! Run, boys, run!"

"Come on home, Jack!"

Fred, on third, was already streaking for home, and close behind him came the player who had been on second. In the meanwhile, Jack raced to first and around to second, and then came plowing up to third.

"Hold it, Rover! Hold it!"

"Come on in--don't wait! Come on in!"

Jack looked down into the field and saw that the fielder was just in the act of picking up the ball. With a great bound, he started for the home plate, and when ten feet from that place dropped to the ground and slid in with the rapidity of lightning.

"He's safe! A home run!"

"That ties the score!"

"Now then, boys, go in and finish 'em up!"

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