Promotion of Officer Personnel

By Captain E. H. Campbell, U. S. Navy
February 1925
CAN SERVICE REQUIREMENTS BE OBTAINED WITHOUT INJUSTICE TO INDIVIDUALS? Congressional and service attention is again concentrating on the ever-present probem of development of a system of promotion of officer personnel ...

Intelligence Tests at the U. S. Naval Academy

By Lieutenant Commander M. S. Tisdale, U. S. Navy
February 1925
For several years the authorities of the Naval Academy have been conducting experiments to determine some means of measuring accurately what the psychologists would call native intelligence. They have made ...

Joint Army and Navy Operations, Part III

By Captain W. S. Pye, U. S. Navy
February 1925
In "Joint Army and Navy Operations," Part II, published in the Naval Institute PROCEEDINGS for January, it was stated that operations of the Army and Navy within the theater of ...

A Destroyer in the Near East

By Lieut. Comdr. Richard Stockton Field, U. S. Navy
February 1925
On the afternoon of September 28, 1922, the greater parts of Destroyer Squadrons Nine and Fourteen were assembled on the Southern Drill Grounds, engaged in the old Atlantic Fleet sport ...

The Supply Ship

By Lieutenant R. G. Lang, U.S.N.R.F.
February 1925
ARTICLES written about the Navy constantly refer to the battle cruiser and battle ships as being the backbone of the Navy. This is, perhaps, not true as, due to the ...

Basic Education of Officers

By Ensign Winston Folk, U. S. Navy
February 1925
IS THE PRESENT SYSTEM OF TRAINING AND EDUCATION OF OFFICERS SATISFACTORY AND SUFFICIENT? The title of this article is a question and to give answer to it, "Is the present ...


February 1925
Some Reflections upon Commissioned Personnel Problems (See page 1771, November, 1924, PROCEEDINGS) CAPTAIN T. C. HART, U. S. NAVY.—This article has so much sound thought packed into a few pages ...

Notes on International Affairs

Prepared By Allan Westcott, Professor, U. S. Naval Academy
February 1925
FROM NOVEMBER 23 TO DECEMBER 23 GREAT BRITAIN BRITISH TERMS ENFORCED IN EGYPT.—Egypt, in its reply to the twenty-four hour ultimatum after the murder of Sir Lee Stack, agreed to ...

Book Reviews

February 1925
FAMOUS AMERICAN NAVAL OFFICERS—By Charles Lee Lewis, Assistant Professor, U. S. Naval Academy. Illustrated. L. C. Page and Company, Boston, 1924. $2.00. Primarily written for youthful Americans yet of such ...

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