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About Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922 | View Entire Issue (May 22, 1916)
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eginning TODAY! See This Stupendous Production
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.the Spy escapes from the Submarine!
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He had dared death to leek "the secret of the submarine" for his country!
He had fought the whole crew beaten the inventor shot part of the inven- '
tion to bits stunned the U. S. naval investigator! His smoking revolver cov
ered his retreat up through the hatch, the new opening device of which he
understood. A hated spywith one chance of life he struggled through the
torrent pouring into the subsea boat, wrenched himself free and plunged into
the salty flood! Behind himthe submarine shipping water at a terrific rate V
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through the open hatch, began to founder and go down I
Pactaires How the
Uo So Cam Smash
Today sec the start of the most remarkable
notion picture production ever shown on any screena tri
umph of the film that stirs the red blood of every American! Here is not
only one of the most absorbing plots, one of the most elusive mysteries, one of the most
daring International Intrigue ever pictured, but the greeted naval Invention-Idea of the age, the
possession of which may Jtcido tht dittiny of our country The U. f. government can do well
to pay mlllloni for "The Secret of the Submarine!" Will we secure It? Will thli ubmarlne
Idea aome day maybe near at hand save our nation and our flag?
Thomas A. Edison, Chairman of the National Defense Board,
is credited with this statementwhich lays the basis for this astounding film masterpiece:
"To mr mind lhrt it norraann why an unitariaa boat should not he auppllait wlthi f Uh -II -I i k apparatua, so that
It ran aliaw (ply ot air idrrcily Irani ilia waiar. I hua Ilia livea ( His (raw will not he ditpamlant upon th
crmptriM.) air supply or on lha ability of Ilia hoat to reach III aurlsce. Whan lint Invention la c-srtsctsd submarine
navigation will be ptrfculy aafsanilstcrattfs. "
Indeed as you will realize when you sec "The Secret of the
Submarine," 6uch subsea boatskcould smash the navies of tho whole work!!!
You Have Never Seen a Motion
Picture Play Like This !
You have never witnessed events that lay such a
(trip on you, as of steel fingers on your heart strings such as are shown in
"I he Secret of the Submarine"! You ha ve never felt the caM of your country so
powrfklly before. See "The Secret of the Submarine" and teaUe why men
fight and die for "Old Glory"!
E. Alexander Powell, the well-known war corres-
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time took charge of the V. S. Conulaie in llrlultnit during the present atruggle.
ubmarine" which has bejlun to appear in this newspaper for
He knowa foreign navlea, foreign aubmarlnen. lie knowa what "The Secret of the Submarine" muni to thla rnuntrvwha
calamity It would be to allow another nation to aecure HI He know and that'a why hie atory la a meatage that fairly teapa
from fhe acreen to Impreae Itaelf upon youl The motion plcturea are true toevery atlrrlng adventure, every amaahlng climax
ef Mr. I'owcll'i truly wonderful narrative) RaJ the atory I 5 the plcturea.
This Submarine Woul(J Revolutionize
would be n greater terror to drcadnautfhts than Iiricsson's monitor was to
frigates a half century ago! A submarine cquipped-as shown in "The Secret of the Submarine" could remain
submerged indefinitely brvau.e It WOl'l I) til l IIS AIU Sl'ITl.Y OIKtCT IHOM TIIF. NVA11KI Such a V. S. Sub.
marine could acour all the oceans, enter any enemy harbor and link hole fleet of battleships. Owning this secret, the U.S.
could defy the world!!
The Search of "The Secret" Covers the Globe
No more thrilling ecns, astounding changes were ever filmed)
The aged inventor endeavors to keep his secret (or hia country-hul
other nations Irani of it. So dix-s aoiJul nillltiinairel the amaahlng of the
great apiralu and murder of the old inventor, leaves the secret In a bik of hi
clenimu Itbiaiy wbuh ) tfoni hand t.i hand, Iromcuy tolty titl ottdon,
farls. I'etrogrsdand baik tol'.S toll, I he light l nations far It posarttUin follow a
It every whete aad there it a nttale'; tvilAm mHtif which nillliuiaa mil try la solve,
Enormous Fortunes Spent on
Thouiandiot dolldrt-thousand uonthouiiiHla- were lavished
Oil "The Secret of the Stibinaiinc." t carry out the eVKh-toar kin iJea
nd globe lulling Mat. hi I irmiHjiiui a tl t- i ..at If silini weie provided at
t (Mil mental espeusel I he uttnnteiil Uaud tubniatint and big nutltitui,
"The Secret of thcSubmrtrinc" has been produced by
the American l-ilni (mtpany, Inc., under the direct super
vision of Samuel S, lluti hliiaon, the master prod ner ho conteived
the idea of picturing AmerUe'a great submarine opportunity In a
wonderlul film pl)F
A great company ctuictithc rlay luHidcdbyl homasChatterton,
the popular leading; man, as the U.S tuivat inveviigiior and beautiful J uanila
llanarn, I lie Itlm favorite, at the Inventor's daring daonbter. l-vrrv thartilrr
it giien a ptiwerlul tmperionation that Iravea an Indelible tmpretalun on you,
Scenes That Electrify!
Brilliant photography gies you in "The Secret of-the Sub
marine" the hill ctlrct of the submarine adventures of the company,
the (ihl on .la tars wlto the tpy, the trar tlrairu. Hon it submarine and vrew
later thrilling adventures w lib ananhlvit. In the tvtic (trv!e, Id New ralsnd.at
l,le Tod and at the gttal I utopeau veniets w hliher the letrttiv' vtiste lcl!
Story See the Film
We can give you here only u glimpse of the tremendousnesi of
"the Secret of the Submarine!" . I'very real American wants to rtaj
the story and e the films to appreciate the Importance of the gieat submarine'
Idea presented In wonderful motion pictures.
'The Secret of tho Submarine" will appear icrially In fifteen
chapters. A new chapter will bo shown each week. See the first chap
ter iJj at one til the ihratres fialaW lU, tin In the one nesretl yon - rf.ui'i nilis
rrh-g " he !evtel of the Sunnier ine" and lit big pulsatiag scenes) t.O I O0 W
'The Secret of the Submarine' Will Be Shown at Tlicss Theatres:
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Read the Story in the
Omaha Daily Bee
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