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I - ( MAGAZINE SECIIOH ] 9 I EIGHT PAGES * - M 1 1 1 % AA !HI mwimm j*- . Maharajah of Kapurtbala, Said to Have Lost $4,000,000 in Jewels by the Sinking of the British Line? Persia. > * War's Immense Additions of jfewels, Gold and Silver to the Ocean's Hoard of Coveted Wealth. , jk 8 "fasdnating~a"B~ Robert" Louis Stevenson's story ZX o? "Treasure Island" are the accounts of the * ^ searches racn have made, and today are making, Of the treasure beds of the seas'for billions of dollars' Worth of sunken gold, silver and jewelB. As fantastk as any dream of Jules Verne are the methods that are being used to make the seas give back this vast wealth. The most notable individual case of great wealth to be claimed by the sea is that of Jag-at-Jit Singh. Mah ft rajah of Kapurthala, Punjab province, India, who Is aid to have lost (4.000,000 worth of Jewels when the British liner Persia was sunk recently off the coaat of Crete. The wealth of the Maharajah 1b said to represent one of the world's greatest fortunes. His jewels alone have been estimated as being worth (40,000,000. His total annual Income 1b said to be (3,000,000. The Maharajah married Anita Delgado, a Spanish dancer and daughter of a Malaga chestnut vendor. In this connection it is recalled that Thomas Ross WinanB of Baltimore, and son of Ross R. Wlnans, who made a great fortune by building Russia's first railroad, mar* fried Victoria Delgado, a rister of the Maharajah's wife. The vastness of.the"amount of wealth represented by thfe sunken Titanic is indicated by tho fact that the Claims of the sufrvivors alone totalled (18,000,000. The ill-fated Lusltania is said to represent a loss nearly, hs great When the. Ward liner Merlda. sunk off the coast of Virginia she carried down with her (2.000,000 worth of valuables and $500,000 in bar silver. Among the most recent of inventions for exploring submarine depths is that of Capt. Charles Williamson of Norfolk, Va? who has constructed what he calls a "submarine, flexible tube-caisson." It is claimed that this apparatus Is sufficiently rigid to withstand terrific water pressure, and makes submarine explorations easy and comparatively safe. Capt. Williamson's invention is described as consisting of a collapsible and flexible waterproof tube, having ^ an open air shaft from top to bottom watch is connected jWith a floating caisson on the surface of the water with a heavy caisson at the end of the tube that is submersed British Liner Persia, Sunk Off the Coast of T Crete with Over $4,000,000 in Jewels Alone. "ggb &'V<* ^ SB . .? ; I j ibii y? . J. . 1 - sc. &m ' v:;,^' j^wVastiJ1 & .. ..;- $ *>Mv^u;>; .v v t ?i-;wv"VK v: v &<WR >? ./k l t?:<'x,h?. i.. r-. ;>,vli<ts?5j563B5ffy9httti>.*sra?reSSsS HMS^'-.'V C^7'-. . V ...?. ,' ; V . - ' . V. '. f - '-.. - * ' ' . ; . ,4 rHE SUNDAY TE] CLARkSBUKU. W. VA., SUNDAY, MARCH, 11 ? crL. -a !1 ,^\ IK\ ir^ ~ ?? r%?5v^\ I^>n n p ] us -0ir u u (&(o.vs) y ij U Gi)d-'?rf I)? <Ss(^ Heavy Apparatus for Deep- / s ' ^ - " *?> "Mmtn f&m&k. i'e^^?S^f^w5ei W*AV\ f ... LEGRAM C SPECIAL FEATURES \ j 2. 1916. ? *-? I k L.*? *1% 1/lVi -- -p AULLXVU aLLXIVn . < " J (i ' : ' ': >?* <J? V,'X.. g Maharanee 8 Great Quantities J^? - -v'- - " ''- ' ^MMpia*^'or... %fc- Vy\ I - m 1 ^ - 'hkM: il m " " flHI fl ? Ti?BB2i il ^SkT tt B BBB i - . , * * ?**? y^C' *? w- I A^jfiwijftil^^ttjf ^''?6ltiLi<i*M^>5ii4'x i'.'^'^f^i.^l't I '^eBi^Bshk V'$S?9Se -^il^^l \ HHffi^nB !\Y* <*r N| : H ^B 51 ^ 1 fw>''&*'!jL^~*B^HBP^Bi^BH^^^Bwr - ra '^-Ji&B^H^^BBII2^H*?&^^HBL Wk 'B * I I / Ji \ A F*f*Ti 111 air" 1 ' U 11^1 iMP La y?$&^Bw-Afi ' fi;'m^^^Wl4iJ^,, j^~ r^^Kfcki w. P H ?^i * '? '- ^r * VE < "fl| H|\ | ^cil^y^V^T h '^9^1 ' i . S ' yfyyfCfr>|lMB4Jl||iJfc/% UUgy,, j^--* ?*VflmkMrn ' I . %fi^rf ^r T J(fl ^k .J*- - i ^-j.aa Ij. pj jjjjjj I