Belligerent Warships in Neutral Ports

By Theodore S. Woolsey
October 1905
The more important questions relating to the admittance of a belligerent's ships to the ports or territorial waters of a neutral, may be conveniently discussed under three heads: (1) Asylum; ...

The Battle of the Sea of Japan

By Captain Richard Wainwright, U. S. Navy
October 1905
Many accounts of the naval fight in the Sea of Japan have been written, and some of them by writers accustomed to treat of naval subjects. There would not be ...

Why Togo Won

By Commander Bradley A. Fiske, U. S. Navy
October 1905
The accounts that we read of the final naval battle between the Japanese and Russians are so meager that one may easily become confused if he tries to make out ...

Early American Visitors to Japan

By Charles W. Stewart
October 1905
The early Americans who visited Japan have received scant notice from writers and historians.The admirable narrative of Commodore Biddle's visit to Japan in 1846, written by Rear-Admiral Luce, U. S. ...

A New Method in Nautical Astronomy

By H.B. Goodwin
October 1905
Amongst the many new features which distinguish present-day processes of navigation from those practiced half, or even a quarter of a century since, few are more remarkable than the manner ...

The Stadimeter in Fire Control

By Commander Bradley A. Fiske, U. S. Navy
October 1905
In order to determine the instrumental accuracy of the stadimeter, I took twenty successive observations with one which had been loaned me by the Ordnance Officer at the New York ...

Discussion

October 1905
THE TRUTH ABOUT NAVAL ADMINISTRATION. (See No. 114.)Naval Constructor T. G. ROBERTS, U. S. Navy.—Availing myself of the privilege of closing the discussion, I wish to refer to the plan ...

Professional Notes

Prepared by Professor Philip R. Alger, U. S. Navy
October 1905
SHIPS OF WAR, BUDGETS, AND PERSONNEL.BRAZIL.Last year it was announced that the Brazilian Government had drawn up a naval programme, including three battleships, three armored cruisers, six destroyers, twelve torpedo-boats, ...

Book Notices

October 1905
"The China-Japan War," compiled from Japanese, Chinese and foreign sources. By Vladimir (lately of the Diplomatic Mission to Corea).The intense interest evinced by the military as well as the general ...

List of Prize Essays

October 1905
1879.Naval Education. Prize Essay, 1879. By Lieut.-Com. A. D. Brown, U.S.N.Naval Education. First Honorable Mention. By Lieut.-Com. C. F. Goodrich, U.S.N.Naval Education. Second Honorable Mention. By Commander A. T. ...

Notice

October 1905
NOTICE.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 thirty-second ...

Constitution and By-Laws

October 1905
The amended Constitution, which follows, was adopted by 437 affirmative votes out of a total vote of 442.CONSTITUTION AND BY-LAWS.ARTICLE I.—Title.This organization shall be called the United States ...

Special Notice

October 1905
NAVAL INSTITUTE PRIZE ESSAY, 1906.A prize of two hundred dollars, with a gold medal, and a life-membership in the Institute, is offered by the Naval Institute for the best essay ...

Officers of the Institute

October 1905
President.Rear-Admiral CASPAR F. GOODRICH, U. S. Navy. Vice-President.Rear-Admiral JAMES H. SANDS, U. S. Navy. Secretary and Treasurer.Professor P. R. ALGER, U. S. Navy. Board of Control.Captain ...

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