Proceedings Magazine - 1906 Vol. 32/4/120

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It was the intention of the writer to make this narrative simply a plain tale of the sea, describing mishaps, accidents and obstacles met with and expedients resorted to by the naval expedition...

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  • The Voyage of the Dewey
    By Lieut.-Commander F. M. Bennett, U. S. Navy

    It was the intention of the writer to make this narrative simply a plain tale of the sea, describing mishaps, accidents and obstacles met with and expedients resorted to by the naval expedition that transferred the floating dry dock Dewey from...

  • Sabre and Bayonet
    By A.C. Cunningham

    [Copyrighted.]

    U. S. NAVAL INSTITUTE, ANNAPOLIS, MD.

    SABRE AND BAYONET[1]

    ...
  • Permanence of Enlisted Force of the Navy
    By Lieutenant Ridley McLean, U. S. Navy

    NECESSITY OF PERMANENCE.

    The desirability of having as nearly as possible a permanent body of men for our ships of war has probably been recognized since the formation of the navy, but before the advent of steam and modern...

  • Naval Administration Under Secretaries of the Navy Smith, Hamilton, and Jones, 1801-1814
    By Charles Oscar Paullin

    ROBERT SMITH, 1801-1809

     

  • A New Method in Nautical Astronomy
    By H.B. Goodwin

    (SECOND PAPER)

    In the number of the PROCEEDINGS for December, 1905 (Vol. XXXI, No. 4), there was included a paper which, under the title of "A New Method in Nautical Astronomy," gave a description...

  • The Inherent Tactical Qualities of All-Big-Gun, One-Caliber Battleships of High Speed, Large Displacement and Gun-Power
    By Lieutenant Commander William S. Sims, U.S. Navy, Inspector of Target Practice

    In the Proceedings of the Naval Institute for June, 1906, in an article entitled: "Reflections, Historic and Other, Suggested by the Battle of the Japan Sea," Captain A. T. Mahan, U. S. Navy, retired, has stated his conclusions...

  • Christian Ethics an Element of Military Education
    By Rear-Admiral S. B. Luce, U. S. Navy

    Religion and war are the two great central facts of history. Around these two points cluster pretty much all that is worth knowing of the past. Religion gave birth to education; war led the way to civilization. The ritual of the ancient pagan...

  • Some Remarks on the Workings of a Navy Yard Pay Office
    By Paymaster David Potter, U. S. Navy

    While it is realized that an article on the workings of a navy yard pay-office may not be of such universal interest as is a subject relating to the general-mess or kindred matters—such subject having an appeal to every member of the...

  • Electrical Installations of the United States Navy
    By Commander Burns T. Walling, U. S. Navy, and Julius Martin, E. E., Master Electrician of the Equipment Department, Navy Yard, New York

     

    A MANUAL OF THE LATEST APPROVED MATERIAL, INCLUDINGITS USE, OPERATION, INSPECTION, CARE AND MANAGEMENT AND METHOD OF INSTALLATION ON BOARD SHIP

    CHAPTER I...

  • Discussion

    How to Have the Ship’s Store We Want.

    (See No. 119.)

    Pay Inspector J. A. Mudd, U. S. Navy.—Most of us feel grateful to Paymaster Dyer...

  • Professional Notes
    Prepared by Professor Philip R. Alger, U. S. Navy

    SHIPS OF WAR, BUDGETS, AND PERSONNEL.

    AUSTRIA.

    VESSELS BUILDING.

    [TABLE]

    ...

  • Book Notices

    "Suggestions to Military Riflemen." By Lieut. Townsend Whelan, U. S. Army.

  • List of Prize Essays

    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...

  • Notice

    NOTICE.

  • Officers of the Institute

    President.

    Rear-Admiral CASPAR F. GOODRICH, U. S. Navy.

     

    Vice-President.

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  • Special Notice

    NAVAL INSTITUTE PRIZE ESSAY, 1907.

    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 presented on any subject pertaining to the naval profession...

  • New Books Published by the U. S. Naval Institute

    Naval Construction (1906).

    By Naval Constructor R. H. M. Robinson, U. S. N. A modern text-book in the course of naval architecture for midshipmen of the first class, prepared with a...

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    Proceedings Advertisements from 1906, Vol. 32/4/120


 
 

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