The Great Shipping Problem

By Captain Charles Conard (S.C.), U. S. Navy
June 1926
Among the economic problems which await solution in this country none is more extraordinary or more puzzling than that involved in the plan to provide an adequate merchant marine. The ...

The Place of Aviation in the Organization For War

By Captain Yates Stirling, Jr., U. S. Navy
June 1926
“ Alis Volat Propriis ” Editor’s Note: Submitted in the Prize Essay Contest, 1926. Although not awarded the prize or honorable mention, the article was considered so important by the ...

Preserving Tradition

By Colonel Henry C. Davis, U. S. Marine Corps
June 1926
Wearing the black neckerchief by enlisted men of the naval service has caused many persons to ask the question, “Why do they wear that silk handkerchief around their necks?” And ...

Brazil's Maritime Situation

By Commander C. C. Gill, U. S. Navy (Member of U. S. Naval Mission to Brazil)
June 1926
Different countries are faced by different maritime prob­lems. The bearing that sea power has on the development of any one country depends upon the particular situation in which that country ...

Bainbridge Under the Turkish Flag

By Rear Admiral Livingston Hunt, (S.C.) U. S. Navy, Retired
June 1926
This is a narrative, in outline, of the events which preceded and led to our naval war with the Barbary powers, and it will reveal in its progress some incidents ...


June 1926
Resultant Course Method of Course Angle Plotting (See page 1163, June, 1926, Proceedings) Commander A. M. R. Allen, U. S. Navy.—The discussion in the first four paragraphs is correct and ...

Notes on International Affairs

Prepared By Professor Allan Westcott, U. S. Naval Academy
June 1926
FROM APRIL 3 TO MAY 3 UNITED STATES French and Jugo-Slav Debt Agreements.—A11 agreement for funding the French debt to the United States of about $4,000,000,000 was finally reached on ...

Book Reviews

June 1926
BOOK DEPARTMENT The Institute Book Department will supply any obtainable naval, pro­fessional, or scientific book at retail price, postage prepaid. The trouble saved the purchaser through having one source of ...

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