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tank during the night, allowing the water, by means of a specially rigged return-pipe, to flow into the bilges of the ship instead of escaping overboard. By this device he had altered. the Orinoco's centre of gravity in such a manner as to produce the afore - mentioned down-hill slant of her decks-a corroborative detail, as PoohBah would have observed, which gave a little much-needed artistic versimiliiude to the Bimbo Brothers' bald and unconvincing narrative of disaster. Incidentally he had flooded the forehold and engine-room with sufficient water to give those members of the ship's company who were not in their employer's confidence the impression that she was sinking, and to furnish those wha were with a prima facie argument for deserting her.
But these thoughtful precautions, though suffi cient to procure the abandonment of the Orinoco, were by no means sufficient to send her to the bottom, a consummation to be achieved at any cost ; for to leave your ship lying about in midocean, to be picked up by the first chance-comer, while you go hurrying home to extract a cheque from the Insurance Company, savours of slipshod business methods ; and Mr Noddy Kinahan was nothing if not thorough.
Now every steamer which plies under Lloyds' aegis is fitted, below the water-line, with a set of what are called bilge-valves. Through these it is possible to expel any water which may have

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