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1936-01-18 - Page 1. January 18, 1936. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. April 20, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll22/item/349/show/345.

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(January 18, 1936). 1936-01-18 - Page 1. USS Houston Blue Bonnet Newsletters. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/p15195coll22/item/349/show/345

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Title 1936-01-18
Publisher USS Houston (CA-30), U.S. Navy;
Date January 18, 1936
Description Volume III, Number III
Subject.Topical (LCSH)
  • Houston (Cruiser : CA-30)
Subject.Geographic (TGN)
  • Mare Island, California
Genre (AAT)
  • newsletters
Language English
Physical Description 1 newsletter
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Original Item Location ID 1981-001, Box 11, Folder 8
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
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Transcript Volume III "' 5. S. " D~- rO"* Mare Island, Calif. January 18, 1936 Number III MIDDIES S. CHEDULE FOR 1936. Football solons of the Naval Academy have already outlined the schedule for 1936, with the Army­Navy game to be played at Phila­delphia on November 28. This year the Middies will have nine games ,- Ill theil' hands, among them the " Big Three" of the grid- iron, name­ly, Princeton, Harvard and Yale. Baltimore will be the site of two important contests, the Navy- Yale and Navy- Notre Dame games. The pl'ogram as recently announced by Commander John H. Brown, Jr., ~ raduate manager of athletics at the the Naval Academy is as follows: September 26, William and Mary, Ann apolis; October 3, Davidson, Ann­ap; llis; October 10, Virginia, Annapo­lis; October. 17, Yale, at Baltimore; October 24, Princeton at Princeton; October 31, Penn U. at Philadelphia; November 7, Notre Dame at Balti­more; November 14, Harvard at Cam­bridge; November 28, Army at Phila­delphia. .. . DIVINE SERVICES IN NAVY YARD Church services will be held in St. Peters Chapel in the Navy Yard on Sunday, 12 January as follows: Con­fession 0830, Roman Catholic Services 0900, Protestant services 1030. • I •• EW C. P. O. During the past week our shipmate, Adcock, received word of his appoint­ment to Chief Water Tender, ( AA). Throul/: h the BLUE BONNET, all hands extend conl/: rat lations to the HOUSTO ' S ncwOllt Chicf. COLD WEATHER TESTS The U. S. S. RANGER, ' accompanied by two destroyers left San Diego, California on the 13th of Jan­uary, 1936, for Alaskan waters to en­gage in trainiI1g and operation of Naval Aircraft personnel and material under cold weather conditions. Stop­ing at Puget Sound on the 17th of January, the RANGER and two des­troyers will then proceed to the Alas­kan Area where they will conduct cold weather tests until the 10th of Feb. The detachment will return to San Diego, California on the 21st of February, 1936. ' 0'. PENNSYLVANIA WINS FLEET CHAMPIONSHIP By defeating the strong Arizona aggregation by a hard earned score of 13- 8, the Pennsylvania won the Fleet Football championship. Early in the season the Pennsylvania lost to the Maryland but came back later in the season to beat the Maryland 9- 0 The stars of the game were Arizona's Buzz Bonies, Navy's 1934 All Ameri­can; and Pennsylvania's Fitch. Both men received the full support of their rcspective teams. .11 • PERSONNEL REBNLISTED ON BO. AJtD Shaw, H. D., CM1c. Burger, F., MM2c. RBCBIVED Hill, R. V., SK3c., from Naval Hos­pital, Mare Islal'ld. Kjolhede, D. : M., F2c., from Naval Hospital Mare Island. Lottman, E. G., F3c., from Naval Continued on page 4 COMMENDATION From: Commandant, Navy Yard, Mare Island, Cal. To Commanding 0 f f ice r , U. S. S. HOUSTON Subject: Assistance Re'tlI< lered by Fire and Rescue Parties. 1. The prompt and efficient assistance rendered by the Fire and Rescue parties of the USS HOUSTON and the USS CHESTER on the night of 7 January, 1936, is greatly appre­ciated. 2. The spirit of willingness and the marked efficiency of Lt. ( jg) A. L. Young, Jr., and Carpenter Kalb and their men from the HOUSTON was very praiseworthy. All of these men were anxious to take consider­able personal risk in order to quickly extinguish the fire and preserve gov­ernment property. Y. S. WILLIAMS • I'. EARLY HISTORY OF MARE ISLAND Mare Island Navy Yard is situa ted on an island forming the easterly boundry of San Pablo Bay, ( an arm of San Francisco Bay), and is twenty­five miles distant from the Golden Gate and the City of San Francisco. Mare Island is separated from the main land of Solano County by Napa River and Mare Island Straight, which opens into Carquinez Straight at its junction with San Pablo Bay. On the mainland directly across the Straights from the Nav~' Yard lies the city of Vallejo, California. Continued on par- 4