Clipped From The Indianapolis News
- - j - - ana is content wita that." A. NEW SUBMARINE BOAT. Experiment With It Show That It 1st Capable ot Wonderful Thin vs. OsHKOsn, Wit.. November 16. The Daily 'Northwestern publishes a fall description description of a new submarine boat. Just completed here and which has been under trial for the past few days, with complete success, ine boat a steel shell, cigar - snnpeu, bitr iet long nnu eigbt leet in dinuiatcr, with a dome in the center, which is hermetically sealed when - in operation. propels the craft, lights it and raises and lowers it in.' the water. There are also machinery and" chemical apparatus for manufacturing air for twenty - fonr hours. A twenty - two - thousand eandle power search - light swings in the dome, which hai lenses on all sides. All the ma chinery works automatically, and the craft rises and falls and speeds under water like a fish. Much of the apparatus came from France. Several people here, have been down in her daring her successful experiments experiments of the lest few days; and the boat is pronounced a marvel of Inventive skill by all who have seen it. The inventor and eonstraetor is Richard Raddatz, a yoant? man of this city, who has spent years in study and work upon it. CEXKKAL COMMENT.