New York Jany 3rd 1843
Although a personal stranger to you, I cannot
restrain the expression of my feelings to you, in this moment of
universal excitement—I am a very old soldier of the Revolution,
and was present at Head...
CRUISE OF THE SOMERS:
ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE
DESPOTISM OF THE QUARTERDECK
THE UNMANLY CONDUCT OF COMMANDER MACKENZIE
"Difficulty is a bugbear to children, a stimulus to men."
J. WINCHESTER, NEW WORLD PRESS, 30 ANN ST.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, Japanese;
Striking view of the demise of three Jap planes during the prelude to the battle of the Eastern Philippines. Hitting our Task Force on June 18, in the hope of catching us off guard, the Japs suffered a loss of 353 planes. In the right hand lower...