Proceedings Magazine - 1908 Vol. 34/1/125

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Motto: Let each one bring a candle that we may have more light.

 

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  • A Few Hints to the Study of Naval Tactics
    Lieut. W. S. Pye

    Motto: Let each one bring a candle that we may have more light.

     

    In submitting this article the writer desires to state that little claim is laid to originality of ideas in the method of treating the various...

  • The Money for the Navy
    Pay-Inspector John A. Mudd

    Motto: "By value received."

     

    I. SIMPLIFICATION AND CONSOLIDATION OF NAVAL APPROPRIATIONS WILL PROMOTE EFFICIENCY AND REDUCE THE COSTS.

     

  • War on the Sea
    Captain Gabriel Darrieus

    INTRODUCTION.

     

    Yielding to the friendly solicitations of a very large number of my comrades of all grades in the navy, I have decided to publish the substance of the general ideas which I have...

  • The Question of Speed in Battleships
    Ensign R. R. Riggs

    The military elements of a battleship may roughly be divided into three groups, guns, armor, and speed: coal capacity and supply of ammunition fall naturally under one or the other of these heads. On any given displacement, one or more of these...

  • Another Argument for Speed in Battleship Design
    Lieut.-Commander Yates Stirling, Jr.

    There is hardly a subject upon which more has been written, in the field of naval policy, than speed in battleship design, yet to the writer's knowledge the logical argument for speed has never been advanced, or if advanced he has not...

  • A Plea, and a Proposed Plan, for the Simplification of Summary Courts-Martial
    Lieutenant A. G. Howe

    The present formality and verbiage connected with summary courts-martial seem to provoke universal dissatisfaction, but as far as the general service is concerned, no relief from this condition of affairs is in sight.

  • Fleet Steaming and Economy
    Lieutenant H. C. Dinger

    During fleet steaming one of the chief objects of the engineer department should be to do the steaming with the very least possible consumption of fuel. It is not necessary to dilate on the great importance of economy in coal consumption. It is...

  • The Navy's Part in the Acquisition of California, 1846-1848
    Robert Wilden Neeser

    Although the war between the United States and Mexico actually began on April 24, 1846, the relations between the two countries for the past two years had been daily becoming more and more strained. As early as October, 1842, Commodore John D.

  • Courage and Prudence
    Captain Bradley A. Fiske

    IMPORTANCE OF COURAGE.

     

  • Admiral Porter
    Rear-Admiral G. P. Colvocoresses

    The hero to whose memory this window is now unveiled stands eminent among the men who valiantly served our country in her time of greatest peril and preserved to us the institutions that have so nearly realized the dreams and aspirations of poets...

  • Discussion

    DISCUSSION.

     

    Another "Note on Navigation."

    (See No. 123.)

     

  • Professional Notes

    SHIPS OF WAR, BUDGETS, AND PERSONNEL.

    AUSTRIA.

    VESSELS BUILDING.

     

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  • Book Notices
    E. L. Beach

    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...

  • Annual Report of the Secretary and Treasurer of the U.S. Naval Institute

    To THE OFFICERS AND MEMBERS OF THE INSTITUTE:

    Gentlemen:—I have the honor to submit the following report for the year ending December 31, 1907.

    (Complete tables are available in the PDF.)

  • 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, 1909.

    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...

  • Books

    PUBLISHED BY THE U. S. NAVAL INSTITUTE.

    Proceedings of the U. S. Naval Institute, Annapolis, Maryland.

    Published March, June, September, and December of each year.  Annual subscription to the PROCEEDINGS for non-members, $3.50...

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