Joint Overseas Operations

By Major General Eli K. Cole, U.S. Marine Corps
November 1929
Editor’s Note : General Cole died July 4, 1929. Aut vincere aut mori. In the event of a war in which our country is a belligerent, one of the most ...

Both Sides of the Picture

By Lieutenant Commander J. Ogden Hoffman, U. S. Navy (Retired)
November 1929
Without the slightest inclination towards autobiography, it is my belief that something in the nature of a personal preface is due the readers of this article—not in the nature of ...

Nelson and the Court-Martial Tradition

By Fletcher Pratt
November 1929
After one of the finest victories in naval history, when he was on his way home with five captured battleships and the enemy’s admiral as a prisoner, Admiral Rodney wrote: ...

On the Other Side of the Mast

By Lieutenant Commander J. M. Creighton, U. S. Navy
November 1929
War forces upon naval officers an intimate cooperation with the officers and men of the merchant marine for which our ordinary activities poorly prepare us. As a typical officer, I ...

Two Recently Developed Acoustic Depth Sounders

By Lieutenant (J. G.) L. P. Delsasso, U.S.N.R.
November 1929
As a result of the exhaustive experiments on under-water sound conducted during the war, although primarily relating to the detection of submarines, many useful peace-time applications have developed. Among these ...

The New York State Merchant Marine Academy

By Lieutenant Commander Arthur M. Tode, U.S.N.R.
November 1929
The future of the American merchant marine appears brighter than it has in many decades. Together with the increased activities of the American shipyards and the slow, but certain, revival ...

"The One or the Other"

By Herman F. Krafft
November 1929
A flag, bearing the above legend and once flown by Commodore Stephen Decatur, has recently been presented to the Naval Academy by Mrs. William W. West, a great-great-niece of Decatur. ...


November 1929
The Construction and Repair Department of a Battleship (See page 965, this issue) Commander H. S. Howard (C.C.), U. S. Navy.—The paper by Lieutenant Commander De Treville is most interesting, ...

Professional Notes

Compiled By Lieutenant Commander D. B. Beary, U. S. Navy Lieutenant Commander D. C. Ramsey, U. S. Navy And Professor Henry Bluestone, U. S. Naval Academy
November 1929

Notes on International Affairs

Prepared By Professor Allan Westcott, U. S. Naval Academy
November 1929
From September 4 to October 3 Naval Negotiations Premier MacDonald’s Visit.—On September 28 Premier Ramsay MacDonald sailed on the Berengaria to carry out his long planned visit to Washington for ...

Book Reviews

November 1929
BOOK DEPARTMENT Members of the Institute may save money by ordering books through its Book Department, which will supply any obtainable book. A discount of 10 per cent is allowed ...

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