Keyword
in
Collection
Date
to
Download Folder

0 items

1939-06-21
Page 1
File size: 499 KB
Citation
MLA
APA
Chicago/Turabian
1939-06-21 - Page 1. June 21, 1939. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. April 23, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll22/item/1050/show/1046.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

(June 21, 1939). 1939-06-21 - Page 1. USS Houston Blue Bonnet Newsletters. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll22/item/1050/show/1046

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

1939-06-21 - Page 1, June 21, 1939, USS Houston Blue Bonnet Newsletters, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed April 23, 2014, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll22/item/1050/show/1046.

Disclaimer: This is a general citation for reference purposes. Please consult the most recent edition of your style manual for the proper formatting of the type of source you are citing. If the date given in the citation does not match the date on the digital item, use the more accurate date below the digital item.

URL
Embed Image
Compound Item Description
Title 1939-06-21
Publisher USS Houston (CA-30), U.S. Navy;
Date June 21, 1939
Description Volume 2, Number 2
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Houston (Cruiser : CA-30)
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • Bremerton, Washington
Genre (AAT)
  • newsletters
Language English
Physical Description 1 newsletter
Format (IMT)
  • image/jpeg
Original Item Location ID 1981-001, Box 12, Folder 4
Original Collection Cruiser Houston Collection
Original Collection URL http://archon.lib.uh.edu/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=23
Digital Collection USS Houston Blue Bonnet Newsletters
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll22
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections
Use and Reproduction This image is in the public domain and may be used freely. If publishing in print, electronically, or on a website, please use the citation: "Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. UH Digital Library. " To order a higher resolution reproduction, please click the "Request High Res" button at the bottom of the page.
Item Description
Title Page 1
Use and Reproduction This image is in the public domain and may be used freely. If publishing in print, electronically, or on a website, please use the citation: "Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. UH Digital Library. " To order a higher resolution reproduction, please click the "Request High Res" button at the bottom of the page.
File name _0682_L.pdf
Transcript :: 0' 3~": l :: lseball Resu. ts The r: o' to 1 b' seb" 11 te: tm ( c- ~ L~ 1"- \ p.~: 11 to lohe I" ur: or ~ to 1. ..: oo · · e .1jtch" d a very steady game . -: th elT.:> rle~ 3 SUPPOlt. The tea. u re­. · i, ded o:'. c cf the tea n t: 1e old- tim(: rs .,~ y y: e had in China. Consecutive ( o~:; les by Smith. Alams, En'l Reb~ l, t ~': OYJJ to b~ the winning p~: lrgjn. The team was not so fortunate in the next game. The Kuette All­Stars won by a twelve to six score. Thc Ran: ble ' s team \" 01' 1. fell apart a': ter IOSIn " Iatthew~, in the first : . r. i: Ig', .. IC I he pulleJ a musde h h:~ siJe. anJ '-" laze, with his bad arm. Fei; x a; 1J ByrJ were the unlucky vic­C,: lS Ot the shaky support. With but one rlay lay- oIT, the HO: lston cariC b: lck to < lere: J. t a pre­v. oclsly undefeated Utah te: tm b · t; 1~ S~ OI'<! of thirteen to four, \" ith R'J. d ' yo O, E I. e;: " D: zzy Dean", holding the op:, osiLo. 1 hitless until the seve, 1t: r ill, jng. \\' ith good support and a lot of power at the bat, the team regaL-: ­e 1 its , vinning ways. The team shelle I . t" 0i. E' p~ tchcls frJm the mound. Pach3' the :: n, ack \' CIS " Pooch" Chmura, · .,- ho belted a triple, three singles, and a free pass with six trips to the plate. Ihe { ouston made 15 hits; the Uta! 1 : nade 5. ...... \ Vh:.: t Are The Following? U.... 1swers on page 2,) Taffail Thole pin Thrummed Tompion Waltham ring Bremerton, \ Vashington J: Hcr ug Contest For some undefir. ed reason. the dlighty ship Houston was very badly l'epres, cnted in the jitterbug contest. Speaking for the rest of the crew that are not jitterbug artists, ',\' hat ": 1S wrong with Rube Smith, 2nd Div. ~: Ll Espe, our galloping fireman? ~ veryone knows that they are past ;:. asters at the art of jitterbugging. The contest was won by a fireman froin the Utah, W. D. R'linbolt, and a (! a~ zling little blond. ringer R11ine~. Rt:: 1l1Cr- ilp positio'l \\' e" t tf) a se ' ma 1 f:' o1' 1 the Salt Lnke Citv. Dca O::. ks. aa. l his partner, Jean Amor. The contest was very abh' j,; ] n. p l b:, r Mrs. J. H. Smith. Scl1' lo~ z I1' 1l­tcmer, and Shaw, CI\ Il\ i. A: 1 (' p~ Challenge An open challenge to O' 1e :~_. I :>' 1 : s hereby declared. A bunch of lads who call them­selves " The Five Rubes", have gOttC'l together n basketball team that ' vill :> ccept any challenge from any divi­sion or any picked team. MO: lday evening, they c1e, re" lte I the 4th Division team, 68 to 54. and the ' F" Division, 124 to 30. Tuesday, thev defeated the 3rd Division by a score of 106 to 58. All those desiring a lesson in the ~ rt of b: tsketball trickery, submit your ch::: llenge to Simmons, Exec. 0: 1'. yeoman, and the five rubes will gladly oblige. Thanking you, I remain, A Rube June 21, 1939 rrh e .-.. ara:. cl Rifle I I 19') 2 the Chief of Odnance :. skeJ lor sllggc£ · tio~ s for [ L r~ lufjket with application of the automatic princ: ple. The Springfield rifle of 190: 3 : las r.: lmained in all its glory until ,; 1e ' united States rile caliber .30, n ':< J s 0:;" cially accepte. l. It is the new Cara:' d riJe. Th; s new rifle \" as selec­te~ l during the 36 ye: ll':'; from over some 25 different rilles submitted. John C. Garand, Ornance Engin­eer of the SpringfieLl Ar11l0ry. devel­oped . he new rii'Je. It is gas- op~ rate!. c" p-: d, cell- loading, and ai: · - cooI2' i. The I ' ac; ing is l11u~ h the Sal1ie as ,..... , tl1e old Spl'ingfiell. A clip of eig'lt c: uLr. Jges. the old type 110 Ch: J. I1g-'~ '~ 1 [ In;: 11Imit: on, is pushed into the ma­:" azire as of oU. After the last sh0t i, ' ire i and the last cal'tl'i. lp.: e ejecte I, .: 1C c' ; p is thro · . yn out automaticall'.' ; ' hl he [': un ready for the next cli~. 1- 1 th" old rifle, the clip was ejected jth the closin~ of the bolt. . ucspite the fact that the ri: Je i::; f:~ mi-:: lUtomatic req; lll'll1g only the loadin'" of the cha; n\ Jel' and t~ e u~. I · ling of the trigger for each shot. It co ' sist~ of 20 le; o: s parts han the : p!' ngfield, havng 0: 11y 72 parts, H!! easily assembled. The sights, too, ~.;: p an improvement, being much the same as some of the more recent .22 rifles, giving a click for each 25 yards up to the limit of 1,300 yards. The windage arrangement works on the same principle. Both windage and range values are engraved on the sight. The sight, too, is more accurate than the old rifle, with a longer sight radius, 27.48 inches. ( Continued on Page 2.)