Large vs. A Greater Number of Smaller Battleships

By Lieut. Commander Thomas Lee Johnson, U. S. Navy
July 1916
Motto: Veritas me dirigit. Would the defence of our coast, and incidentally aggressive action, be better provided for by the expenditure of a given amount in the construction of the ...

How to Shoot the Service Pistol

By Lieutenant G. E. Brandt, U. S. Navy
July 1916
1. The automatic pistol, when introduced, brought with it a new set of complications to be mastered in order to secure accurate shooting. True, the general principles for securing accuracy ...

Naval Publications

July 1916
NAVAL PUBLICATIONS BOOK REVIEWS “The Problems and Lessons of the War.” Clark University Addresses. Edited by George H. Blakeslee, with a foreword by G. Stanley Hall. (New York, G. P. ...

International Notes: Naval War Notes

Prepared By Lieut. Commander J. W. Greenslade, U. S. Navy
July 1916
This html article is produced from an uncorrected text file through optical character recognition. Prior to 1940 articles all text has been corrected, but from 1940 to the present most ...

Professional Notes

Prepared By Lieut. Commander J. W. Greenslade, U. S. Navy
July 1916
PROFESSIONAL NOTES GENERAL ARRANGEMENT Naval Powers: * Argentina 1267 * Austria 1268 * France 1268 * Germany 1270 * Great Britain 1277 * Holland 1280 * Italy 1280 * Japan ...

The Romance of Joshua Barney

By Commander T. D. Parker, U. S. Navy
July 1916
*For the facts of this article, the writer is indebted to the "Memoirs of Commodore Joshua Barney," edited by his daughter-in-law, Mrs. Mary Chase Barney; "The Pictorial History of the ...

Aeroplane Accidents: Causes and Remedies

By Lieutenant (J.G.) R. C. Saufley, U. S. Navy
July 1916
In the early stages of torpedo practice, in fact not infrequently in recent times, it often happened that erratic performances of this weapon were looked upon in mystery, and the ...

Accurate Measurement Of Torpedo Ranges

By Lieutenant (J. G.) Francis S. Craven, U. S. Navy
July 1916
History The method of checking up torpedo ranges hereinafter described has the following advantages over any other method: (a) It is independent of navigational marks on shore—hence of charts. (b) ...

Emden (Concluded)

By Lieutenant Hellmuth Von Mucke, Executive Officer of Emden, Free translation by Lieutenant J. H. Klein, Jr., U. S. Navy
July 1916
VIII. THE DISTRESS OF THE NIBELUNGS After leaving Penang the captain decided to cruise to the southward. We imagined that all the trading ships in the Bay of Bengal would ...

Secretary's Notes

July 1916
U. S. NAVAL INSTITUTE SECRETARY’S NOTES Annual Dues - The annual dues for 1916 became payable on January 1, 1916. It is suggested that clues be paid in lump sums ...

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