Proceedings Magazine - 1912 Vol. 38/2/142

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NOTES ON AVIATION.

By Captain W.I. Chambers, U.S. Navy

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  • Notes on Aviation
    By Captain W.I. Chambers, U.S. Navy

    NOTES ON AVIATION.

    By Captain W.I. Chambers, U.S. Navy

     

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  • The Destruction Of The U. S. Steam Frigate Missouri At Gibraltar, August 26, 1843
    By Surgeon A. Farenfiolt, U. S. Navy

    The Destruction of the U. S. Steam Frigate Missouri at Gibraltar, August 26, 1843.

    By Surgeon A. Farenholt, U. S. Navy.

  • The Bagdad Railway And Why It Is Of Interest To The United States
    By Captain Albert Gleaves, U. S. Navy

    The Bagdad Railway connecting Constantinople with the Persian Gulf when completed will stand a "brilliant second" on the list of achievements of the last fifty years, and to quote the North German...

  • Book Notices

    Book Notices.

    "Modern Seamanship." By Rear-Admiral Austin M. Knight, U. S. Navy. New York, D. Van Nostrand & Co., 1910, 531 pages, 159 full-...

  • Inspection Duty At Navy Yards
    By Lieut.-Commander T. D. Parker, U. S. Navy

    Motto: "Ah, make the most of what we yet may spend."

    The writer was once much impressed by what he saw at a factory in an old French town: a...

  • William Barker Cushing
    By Charles W. Stewart

    William Barker Cushing.

    By Charles W. Stewart.

  • Panama Canal Tolls
    By Rear-Admiral Charles H. Stockton, U. S. Navy

    Panama Canal Tolls.

    By Rear-Admiral Charles H. Stockton, U. S. Navy.

    In regard to the status of...

  • Theory And Operation Of The Gyroscope And The Sperry Gyroscopic Compass
    By Ensign R. E. Gillmor, U. S. Navy

    Theory and Operation of the Gyroscope and the Sperry Gyroscopic Compass.

    By Ensign R.E. Gillmor, U. S. Navy.

  • An Improvement In Floating Dry Docks
    By Civil Engineer A. C. Cunningham, U. S. Navy

    An Improvement in Floating Dry Docks.

    By Civil Engineer A.C. Cunningham, U. S. Navy.

  • Coordination Before And During War
    By Captain F. K. Hill, U. S. Navy

    Coordination Before and During War.

    By Captain F.K. Hill, U. S. Navy.

    World politics and national...

  • The Relative Importance Of Turret And Telescope Sight
    By Rear-Admiral Bradley A. Fiske, U. S. Navy

    The Relative Importance of Turret and Telescope Sight.

    By Rear-Admiral Bradley A. Fiske, U. S. Navy.

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  • Notes on the Swedish System of Physical Training
    J.A. Murphy

    Notes on the Swedish System of Physical Training.

    By Surgeon J.A. Murphy, U. S. Navy.

  • Simplified Methods of Compass Correction
    By Lieutenant R. A. Koch, U. S. Navy

    The method, which is here to be described, has worked successfully for two years with the compasses of the Castine and all the submarine flotilla. The German and Greek letters, ordinarily used, are here done away with, and thus the biggest...

  • Aviation In The Navy
    By Lieutenant E. Lapointe, French Navy

    Aviation in the Navy.

    By Lieutenant E. Lapointe, French Navy. Translated by Asst. Naval Constructor Jerome C. Hunsaker, U.S. Navy.

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  • Shore Patrol Duty In The Navy
    By Midshipman S. R. Canine, U. S. Navy

    Shore Patrol Duty in the Navy.

    By Midshipman S.R. Canine, U. S. Navy.

    Having done patrol duty a...

  • Diesel Engines For Naval Purposes
    By Lieutenant A. K. Atkins, U. S. Navy

    Diesel Engines for Naval Purposes.

    By Lieutenant A.K. Atkins, U. S. Navy.

  • The Fundamentals of Naval Tactics
    By Lieutenant Romeo Bernotti, Italian Navy; Translated by Lieutenant H.P. McIntosh, U.S. Navy (Retired)

    CHAPTER V.

     

    TORPEDO-BOAT MANEUVERS.

     

  • The Italian-Turkish War
    By Commodore W. H. Beehler, U. S. Navy (Retired)

    The Italian-Turkish War.

    By Commodore W.H. Beehler, U. S. Navy (Retired).

    (Compiled and translated...

  • Discussion, Inspection Duty At Navy Yards
    By Commander A. B. Hoff, U. S. Navy

    Discussion: Inspection Duty at Navy Yards.

  • Discussion, Aviation In The Navy
    Captain W. I. Chambers, U. S. Navy
  • Discussion, The True Story Of The America
    Mr. William Barry Meany, M. D.

    This complete issue of Proceedings is provided for your use in its original format only at this time.  The editorial team is currently reviewing the text version for possible errors introduced during the OCR phase of our...

  • Discussion, Absence Over Leave In The Fleet
    Captain Hugh Rodman, U. S. Navy

    This complete issue of Proceedings is provided for your use in its original format only at this time.  The editorial team is currently reviewing the text version for possible errors introduced during the OCR phase of our...

  • Professional Notes
    Prepared By Lieut.-Commander Ralph Earl, U. S. Navy

    Professional Notes.

    Prepared by Lieut.-Commander Ralph Earle, U. S. Navy.

    Argentine Republic....

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