Proceedings Magazine - September 1917 Vol. 43/9/175

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Some men go through life selling their services at high prices. Such men amass wealth, or achieve great rank or high position; some of these give but little service, some give practically none,...

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  • Stephen B. Luce: An Appreciation
    By Rear Admiral Bradley A. Fiske, U. S. Navy

    Some men go through life selling their services at high prices. Such men amass wealth, or achieve great rank or high position; some of these give but little service, some give practically none, and some give legs than none, arid do more harm than...

  • Arctic Duty with the Crocker Land Expedition
    By Lieutenant Fitzhugh Green, U. S. Navy

    NORTHWARDS

    Let us probe the silent places, let us see what hick betide us;

         Let us journey to a lonely land I know.

    There's a whisper in the night wind, there's a star agleam to...

  • Greater Field of Activity for Medical Officers of Navy Yards
    By Medical Inspector Norman J. Blackwood and Surgeon W. Bell, U.S. Navy

    *This article appeared in the U. S. Naval Medical Review for April, 1916.

  • Captain Nicholas Biddle (Continental Navy)
    By Edward Biddle

    1750-1778

    The subject of this sketch was born in Philadelphia on the 10th day of September, 1750. His father was William Biddle, of New Jersey, son of one of the first settlers and proprietors of that state...

  • Strength in Action
    By Lieutenant W. F. Jacobs, U. S. Navy

    The United States should maintain the policies in which its people believe with a navy based on large battleships. These policies are not always clearly held before the public view; but those for which the country may sometime have to fight may...

  • Our Navy and the West Indian Pirates (Concluded)
    By Rear Admiral Caspar F. Goodrich, U. S. Navy

    The depredations on American commerce became less frequent than in preceding years; still, they did not wholly cease, for, on March 10) the schooner Planter, of New-York, was taken off Neuvitas. Crew supposed to have been murdered.1...

  • Selective Radio Stations
    Free Translation By Professor L. A. Doggett, U. S. N. A.

    ABSTRACT OF AN ARTICLE BY

     

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    ON A GENERAL METHOD FOR MAKING RADIO STATIONS...

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  • Professional Notes
    Prepared By Lieutenant I. C. Kidd, U. S. Navy
  • International Notes: Naval War Notes
    Prepared By Lieutenant I. C. Kidd, U. S. Navy

     

     

     

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  • International Notes: Diplomatic Notes
    Prepared By A. F. Westcott, Ph. D., Instructor, U. S. Naval Academy

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