Education at the U. S. Naval Academy

By Lieutenant Ridgely Hunt, U. S. Navy
May 1916
Second Honorable Mention, 1916On one of the closing pages of the issues of the UNITED STATES NAVAL INSTITUTE PROCEEDINGS will be found the caption "Notice," and under it the ...

Naval Publications

May 1916
NAVAL PUBLICATIONSBOOK REVIEWS“First Aid in Emergencies.” By Eldridge L. Fliason, M. D. (J. B. Lippincott Co.)The question of first aid is always of vital importance, but it is more so ...

European War Notes

Compiled By Lieutenant C. C. Gill, U. S. Navy
May 1916
GENERAL ARRANGEMENT PAGEDiplomatic Notes...................................... 1001Naval Notes............................................. 1023Miscellaneous Notes ................................ 1046(Details of Land Operations are not included.)[Events of international significance will be briefly chronicled in large type. Notes and comments bearing ...

Professional Notes

Prepared By Lieutenant C. C. Gill, U. S. Navy
May 1916
PROFESSIONAL NOTES Prepared by Lieutenant C. C. Gill, U. S. Navy GENERAL ARRANGEMENT Naval Powers: * Austria .............................................. * France................................................ * Germany............................................ * Great Britain....................................... * Holland.............................................. * Italy .................................................. ...

Secretary's Notes

May 1916
U. S. NAVAL INSTITUTESECRETARY’S NOTESAnnual Dues - The annual dues for 1916 became payable on January 1, 1916. It is suggested that clues be paid in lump sums covering a ...

Discussion, Brood Of The Constitution

By Park Benjamin
May 1916
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 ...

Finding The Course In Great Circle Sailing

By G. W. Littlehales
May 1916
Importance attaches to methods of finding the series of courses that are necessary to he steered in pursuing a great circle route, because the criterion of minimum duration of passage ...

Plan Of Selection

By Rear Admiral Thomas O. Selfridge, U. S. N. (Retired)
May 1916
The present stagnation in promotion is a standing menace to the efficiency of the navy; a menace steadily increasing until it will become insupportable. It behooves the navy itself and ...

The Industrial In Modern War

By Naval Constructor R. D. Gatewood, U. S. Navy
May 1916
The Lesson [i]The great military lesson of the present war is the lesson of munitions. The failure of treaty and fort, the increasing effectiveness of great gun and machine gun, ...

Origin Of U. S. Ship Portsmouth

By Late Rear Admiral T. O. Selfridge; U. S. N.
May 1916
ORIGIN OF U. S. SHIP PORTSMOUTH[1]In the year 1813, during the war with Great Britain, a French letter of marque arrived in the harbor of Boston Mass., from ...

Gunboats

By Lieutenant John Stapler, U. S. Navy
May 1916
The majority of the gunboats in commission today arc rather ancient; their bulging sponsons and time-honored appearance give one a feeling of sympathy for those who must be aboard. There ...

Cheer Up!! There Is No Naval War College

By Captain Wm. S. Sims, U. S. Navy
May 1916
In the January-February, 1916, number of the Naval Institute Proceedings Lieutenant Farley has published an article entitled “The Sea Going Officer and the War College.” In this article the author ...

Equipment For Navy Yard Shops

By Naval Constructor J. A. Furer, U. S. Navy
May 1916
Industrial establishments may be classified broadly under jobbing shops and manufacturing shops. In the former, absolutely identical jobs may not be repeated more than a few times in 12 months. ...

Emden

By Lieutenant Hellmuth Von Mucke, Executive Officer Of Emden
May 1916
Free translation by Lieutenant J. H. Klein, Jr., U. S. Navy I. The First Prize “All hands on the quarterdeck” was piped by the boatswain's mates throughout the ship. Soon ...

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