Proceedings Magazine - 1895 Vol. 21/3/75


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    Discussion or further discussion by members on any of the articles of this number will be printed in the next issue of Proceedings. Any such matter should be in the hands of the Secretary by December 10, or as soon thereafter as practicable....

  • Honoraby Mentioned, 1895: Suggestions for Increasing the Efficiency of our New Ships
    Naval Constructor Wm. J. Baxter, U. S. Navy

    Motto: Simplicity.

  • Honorably Mentioned, 1895: The Battle of the Yalu
    Ensign Frank Marble, U. S. Navy

    "Οι μέν θεο πάντα νθρώπ...

  • The Petrel's Installation in Mantchuria During the War Between China and Japan
    Lieutenant Nathan Sargent, U. S. Navy

    [IMAGE: U. S. S. Petrel, Chritmas, 1894.]

  • Pressure of Smokeless Powder Gases in the Bore of Guns
    By N. Zaboudski, Colonel, Permanent Member of the Artillery-Committee, Professor in Ordinary at the Michaelovsk Artillery School

    (Translated from the Russian by Lieut. John B. Bernadou, U. S. N.)

    1. At the present day smokeless powder is being brought into general use for firing from cannon as well as from small-arms.


  • The Disappearing Gun Afloat
    By Assistant Naval Constructor Richmond Pearson Hobson, U. S. N.

    The following paper is the substance of a report made last April on a Model with Disappearing Turrets submitted to the Navy- Department by G. W. Van Hoose, Esq.

    The idea of the possibility of interest in the publication of the report was...

  • Professional Notes


    [Iron Age, June 20.]

  • Book Notice

    NAPOLEON BONAPARTE’S FIRST CAMPAIGN, WITH COMMENTS. By Herbert H. Sargent, First Lieutenant Second Cavalry, United States Army.

  • Bibliographic Notes



    The Infantry Drill Regulations. The Manual of Arms adapted to the Magazine Rifle Caliber .30.


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