Proceedings Magazine - May 1949 Vol. 75/5/555

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It was already an hour after sunset as the submarine's crew prepared to surface. The lookouts in the conning tower, wearing red goggles to insure good night vision when they rushed through the...

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  • The Submarine Navigator—Some of His Methods
    By Commander R. W. McNitt, U. S. Navy

    It was already an hour after sunset as the submarine's crew prepared to surface. The lookouts in the conning tower, wearing red goggles to insure good night vision when they rushed through the hatch, looked strangely intent and alert. The dim...

  • Power and America's Promise of Peace
    By Lieutenant Commander Ralph E. Williams, Jr. (S.C.), U. S. Navy

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  • Campaign and Service Medals - Their History and Tradition
    By Lieutenant (J.G.) P. W. Rairden, Jr., U. S. Navy

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  • The Navy University
    By Commander Richard S. Craighill, U. S. Navy

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  • 400 Years of Hurricanes
    By Chief Aerographer's Mate Charles R. Coates, U. S. Navy

    Hurricanes, like other weather phenomena, have been in existence since the beginning of time. But on his first trips to the Caribbean Columbus identified the tropical storms there as being different in some way from the extratropical...

  • The Case for the Gold Braid
    By Lieutenant Commander William Winter, U. S. Naval Reserve (Inactive)

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  • Some Aspects of Polar Flying
    By Lieutenant (J.G.) William H. Kearns, Jr., U. S. Naval Reserve

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  • Gee Whiz, The G-Force
    By Lieutenant Warren R. Hughes, U. S. Naval Reserve (Inactive)

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  • Naval Surgeon Pioneer
    By Major Leo F. S. Horan, U. S. Marine Corps (Retired)

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  • The Bureau of Yards and Docks (Pictorial)
  • Discussions, Comments and Notes

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  • Book Reviews

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  • Professional Notes

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