Proceedings Magazine - 1894 Vol. 20/2/70

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"If a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand."

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  • Honorary Mention for 1894: Naval Reform
    F. M. Bennett, Passed Assistant Engineer, U. S. N.

    "If a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand."

  • Consideration on the Battleship in Action
    William Laird Clowes, Associate Member

    By Wm. Laird Clowes, Associate Member*

  • Exterritoriality and Asylum
    Lieutenant J. H. Gibbons, U. S. N.

    The instability of governments in the neighboring republics of Central and South America, coupled with the desire of the United States to extend its trade relations with those countries, has of late years placed the interpretation of certain...

  • The Solution for the Elements of the Chronometer
    By Lieutenant U. R. Harris, U. S. Navy

    The general equation of the chronometer is expressed as follows:

    rn = r + (θ- θn)2k + tnz [1]

    In which rn= rate at an observed temperature,

    ...
  • The Children of Nelson

    [By Permission from the New Review]

  • Ships' Boats

    SHIPS' BOATS.*

  • The Navy and the Nation
    Honorable Wm. McAdoo, Assistant Secretary of the Navy

    Navy Department,

    Office Assistant Secretary,

    Washington, June 3, 1894.

    Lieut. James H. Glennon, Secretary Naval Institute, Annapolis, Md.

  • Notes on Naval General Courts-Martial, With a Form of Procedure
    Compiled and Arranged by Lieutenant Walter J. Sears, U. S. Navy

    When an officer or other person is reported to his immediate commanding officer for grave misconduct, it becomes the duty of the latter (under Art. 1030 of the U.S. Navy Regulations), to institute a careful inquiry into the circumstances on which...

  • Professional Notes

    RELATIONS BETWEEN THE BAROMETRIC PRESSURE AND THE STRENGTH AND DIRECTION OF OCEAN CURRENTS.

    By Lieut. W. H. Beehler, U. S. N.

    [...

  • Book Notices

    The Pratt and Whitney Company Improved Gardner Machine Gun. February, 1894 (for private circulation).

  • Bibliographic Notes

    AMERICAN.

    AMERICAN ENGINEER AND RAILROAD JOURNAL.

    January, 1894. Notes on the Machinery of the New Vessels of the United States Navy. Method of Manufacturing Weldless Chains. Armored...

  • Special Notice

    NAVAL INSTITUTE PRIZE ESSAY, 1895.


    A prize of one hundred dollars, with a gold medal, is offered by the Naval Institute for the best essay presented on any subject pertaining to the naval...

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    The U S. Naval Institute was established in 1873, having for its object the advancement of professional and scientific knowledge in the Navy. It now enters upon its twenty-first year of existence, trusting as heretofore for its...


 
 

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