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December 1962 Proceedings Magazine: United States Naval Institute

December 1962 Proceedings Magazine: United States Naval Institute


UNITED STATES NAVAL INSTITUTE

For the advancement of professional, literary and scientific knowledge in the Navy

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Copyright © 1962 by U. S. Naval Institute.

December 1962

VOLUME 88. NUMBER 12, WHOLE NO. 718

The 74-gun, 2,720-ton Swedish ship of the line Gustaf IV Adolf

at anchor in a storm-swept fjord. Painting by

Admiral Jacob Hagg (1890). Reproduced by courtesy of Statens Sjohistoriska Museum, Stockholm, Sweden.

Proceedings

T E C 0 A' E It

Board of Control
PRESIDENT

Admiral George W. Anderson, U. S. Navy
VICE•PRESIDENT

Rear Admiral Charles C. Kirkpatrick, U. S. Navy
SECRETARY-TREASURER

Commander Roland T. E. Bowler, Jr., U. S. Navy
DIRECTORS

Rear Admiral Kleber S. Masterson, U. S. Navy Brigadier General B. A. Hochmuth, U. S. Marine Corps

Captain Jack A. Obermeyer, U. S. Navy Captain William P. Mack, U. S. Navy
Captain Charles S. Minter, Jr., U. S. Navy Captain Gilbert F. Schumacher, U. S. Coast Guard

Past Presidents
Admiral David D. Porter 1873
Rear Admiral John L. Worden 1874

Rear Admiral C. R. P. Rodgers 1875-78,1882-83 Commodore Foxhall A. Parker 1878-79
Rear Admiral John Rodgers 1879-82

Rear Admiral Thornton A. Jenkins 1883-85 Rear Admiral Edward Simpson 1885-87 Rear Admiral Stephen B. Luce 1887-98 Rear Admiral Wm. T. Sampson 1898-1902 Rear Admiral H. C. Taylor 1902-1904

Rear Admiral C. F. Goodrich 1904-1909 Rear Admiral Richard Wainwright 1909-11 Rcar Admiral Bradley A. Fiske 1911-23 Vice Admiral William L. Rodgers 1923-24 Admiral Henry B. Wilson 1924-26
Admiral Hilary P. Jones 1926-28

Rear Admiral Edward W. Eberle 1928-29 Admiral S. S. Robison 1929-31

Rear Admiral M. L. Bristol 1931-33 Admiral William H. Standley 1933-35 Admiral David Foote Sellers 1935-37 Fleet Admiral William D. Leahy 1937-40 Admiral H. R. Stark 1940-42
Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz 1942-43,1946-48 Fleet Admiral E. J. King 1943-46
Admiral Louis E. Denfeld 1948-50

Admiral Robert B. Carney 1950-52,1954-56 Admiral William M. Fechteler 1952-54

Admiral Arleigh A. Burke 1956-59,1960-61 Admiral Jerauld Wright 1959-60
The Critical Tomorrows . 23
By Hanson W. Baldwin • 33
Lessons of Mine Warfare .... 39
By Capt. James J. Hoblitzell, USNR
Cuba's Place in U. S. Naval Strategy .
By Arthur M. Wilcox
Northwest Passage 49
By Scot MacDonald
A Study In Divided Loyalties 61
By Oretha D. Swartz
A Look at Lieutenants in Command at Sea 71
By Lt. Charles J. Murrell, USN
The Cold War and Cultural Exchange 79
By Adm. W. H. Standley, USN (Ret.)
Rear Adm. A. A. Ageton, USN (Ret.)
Initial Success or Failure (Pictorial) 93
Comment and Discussion 106
Notable Naval Books of 1962 114
By Robert M. Langdon
Professional Notes 130
Notebook 142
Progress 154
"How Happen I Were at Pearl Harbor" . 156
By Tai Sing Loo
Secretary's Notes 160
Index for the 1962 PROCEEDINGS 163

Staff

EDITOR
Cdr. Roland T. E. Bowler, Jr., U. S. Navy

MANAGING EDITOR
Roger C. Taylor

PROCEEDINGS

Editor
Earl E. Smith

Assistant Editors Allison W. Saville Clayton R. Barrow, Jr. A. Denis Clift

Editorial Assistant Katherine McInnis

Associate Editors
Capt. H. A. Seymour, U. S. Navy
Prof. C. P. Lemieux. USNA

BOOKS

Editor

Lt. Cdr. Arnold S. Lott, U. S. Navy (Ret.) Editorial Assistants
Dorothy Williams
Joyce Atwood

SPECIAL PROJECTS

Editor
Frank Uhlig, Jr.

ART DEPARTMENT

Director
David Q. Scott

Assistants Delroy Kiser Walter Paiko

PROMOTION MANAGER
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