Proceedings Magazine - August 1927 Vol. 53/8/294

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SINCE the Washington Conference on Limitation of Naval Armaments there , has apparently been some question in various circles as to the right of nations to replace their capital ships with vessels...

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  • Capital Ship Replacements
    By Brockholst Livingston

    SINCE the Washington Conference on Limitation of Naval Armaments there , has apparently been some question in various circles as to the right of nations to replace their capital ships with vessels the size and numbers of which differ from those...

  • A Suggested Base for the Scouting Fleet
    By Lieutenant Commander Harold O'D. Hunter, U. S. Navy

    The Scouting Fleet has been basing about six months or more of the year for the past two years in the West Indies, either at Guantanamo, Gonaives, or the Gulf of Guacanayabo. Prior to the World War the Atlantic Fleet based in...

  • When the Navy Railroaded in China
    By Rear Admiral George A. Clark, U. S. Navy (Retired)
    (Editor’s Note: The following article was written when the author was a Commander and appeared in the Proceedings in March, 1909, under the title, “On Other Duty.”)

     

  • Some Strategical Aspects of Radio
    By Lieutenant Harry A. Rochester, U. S. Navy

    IN THE past few years there has been a steady increase in dependence, and in the actual number of messages sent by radio for naval purposes. Our angle of vision may be so small on being close to the water that we cannot see the sea, and, per­...

  • An Officer Detail System
    By Commander H. E. Kays, U. S, Navy

    U.S.S.----------------------------------------

    October—, 192—.

    To Commander----------------

    Detail Section,

    ...

  • Distance Graph for Light on Horizon
    By G. T. Rude, U. S. Coast and Geodetic Survey

    A graphic means for determining the distance from a light as it is raised on the horizon

  • World War Analogies Fifty Years Before
    By Commander A. T. Beauregard, U. S. Navy

    Immediately preceding the World War, and during the early stages of that conflict, many principles and methods were invoked which at that time were considered new. There is an old saying that “There is nothing new under the sun...

  • The Sacred Calabash
    By Rear Admiral Hugh Rodman, U. S. Navy (Retired)
    The Road to Tahiti

    SOME twenty odd years ago, when stationed in the Hawaiian Islands in command of a small vessel, I was engaged in correcting the existing charts and sailing directions of these waters and bringing them up to date. This led...

  • Discussion

    Line of Position

    (See page 574, May, 1927, Proceedings)

     

  • Professional Notes
    Prepared By Lieutenant Commander W. G. Greenman, U. S. Navy
  • Notes on International Affairs
    Prepared By Professor Allan Westcott, U. S. Naval Academy

    FROM 1 JUNE TO 1 JULY

    THREE POWER NAVAL CONFERENCE

     

  • Book Reviews

    BOOK DEPARTMENT

    Save money by placing your orders for all books, whether professional or not, with the Institute Book Department, which will supply any obtainable naval, professional or scientific...

  • The Navy in Hawaii
    By Albert Pierce Taylor, Librarian, Archives of Hawaii, and author of "Under Hawaiian Skies"

    (Editor’s Note: See Secretary's Notes this issue)

    Early Nineteenth Century

  • Photographs

 
 

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