Proceedings Magazine - 1879 Vol 5/4/9

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"Qui non proficit, deficit'




The question of Naval Education is one that is fraught not only with the improvement of that...


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"Qui non proficit, deficit'




The question of Naval Education is one that is...

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“Esse quam Videri.”


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In considering the question of Naval Education for officers and men it is necessary to put clearly...

Discussion of the Prize Essay on Naval Education

The Chairman. The meeting this evening has been called for the adjourned discussion upon the Prize Essay on Naval Education, by Lieut. Commander...

The Environment of the Man of the Sea

Mr. President and Gentlemen of the Institute:

The limits of this paper on the Environment of the Man of the Sea, will permit me to touch...

Testing Water on Board Ship

Mr. Chairman and Gentlemen:

The U. S. Ship Trenton (A Supplement.)

As there had been no full speed trial of the Trenton at the time I wrote my paper describing the improved machinery on board that vessel, and in...

Uses of Astronomy

In some occupations it happens that the good attained by them is not seen at once, but only when the effects are traced to their sources do we...


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