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" A gun or other explosive signal fired at intervals of about a minute. Second. Flames on the vessel (as from a burning tar barrel, oil barrel, and so forth). Third. Rockets or shells throwing stars of any color or description, fired one at a time, at short... "
Old Ocean's Ferry: The Log of the Modern Mariner, the Trans-Atlantic ... - Page 71
edited by - 1900 - 266 pages
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Chambers's Edinburgh journal, conducted by W. Chambers. [Continued as ...

Chambers's journal - 1874
...Besides the minutegun, the new act prescribes as signals of distress rockets or shells oi any colour or description fired one at a time at short intervals...such as would be produced by a burning tar-barreL The signals for pilots prescribed for the sake of distinction, in order that they may not be mistaken...
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Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States

United States. Department of State - 1894
...(as from a burning tar barrel, oil barrel, and so forth). "Third. Rockets or shells throwing stars of any color or description, fired one at a time, at short intervals. •'Fourth. A continuous sounding with any fog-signal apparatus." And, whereas, it is provided by section...
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Acts of the Parliament of South Australia

South Australia - 1881
...intervals of about a minute : 2. Flames on the ship (as from a burning tar barrel, oil barrel, &c.) : 3. Rockets or shells of any color or description, fired one at a time at short intervals. SCHEDULE D. Rules for Measurement of Space occupied by Deck Cargo. If there be a break, a poop, or...
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Report of the Commissioner of Navigation to the Secretary of the Treasury

United States. Department of the Treasury. Bureau of Navigation - 1885
...ship (as from a burning tar-barrel, oil-barrel, and so forth). 3. Sockets or shells, throwing stars of any color or description, fired one at a time, at short intervals. REPEALING CLAUSE. SEC. 2. That all laws and parts of laws inconsistent with the foregoing " Revised...
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The Yachtsman's Guide: A Book in Five Parts Written Specially for Yachtsmen

Howard Patterson - 1887 - 443 pages
...(as from a burning tar-barrel, oil-barrel, and so forth). ^ Third. Rockets or shells, throwing stars of any color or description, fired one at a time, at short intervals. PILOT RULES FOR HARBOR AND INLAND NAVIGATION.' Butes and regulations for the government of pilots navigating...
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Detailed programme of subjects to be considered by the International marine ...

1890
...intervals of about a minute; 2. Flames on the ship (as from a burning tar barrel, oil barrel, etc.); 3. Rockets or shells, of any color or description, fired one at a time, at short intervals. NOTE. — It will be seen that we have also provided that the .signal If C may be made during day or...
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Protocols of Proceedings of the International Marine Conference, Volume 3

International marine conference - 1890
...about a minute; 2. Flames on the ship (as from a burning tar barrel, oil barrel, etc.); 15. Ruckets or shells, of any color or description, fired one at a time, at short intervals. NOTE. — It will be seen that we have also provided that the xignal NC may be made during day or night...
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Congressional Serial Set

1890
...President, I see in the third section of the signals at night : " Sockets or shells throwing stars of any color or description fired one at a time at short intervals." I do not know how it is, but in the revision of our rules " throwing stars" is omitted. I would like...
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Special Consular Reports, Volume 4

United States. Bureau of Foreign Commerce - 1891
...on tho ship (as from a burning tar barrel, oil barrel), etc. ; 3. Rockets or shells, throwing stars of any color or description, fired one at a time, at short intervals. AI.TKKSATIVK 1ЛОНТ8 FOR TRAWLERS WHEN ENGAGED IN TKAWLIXO, HAVING THEIIt TRAWLS IN THE WATKK AND...
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The American and English Encyclopedia of Law, Volume 16

John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie, David Shephard Garland - 1891
...(as from a burning tar barrel, oil barrel, and so forth J. Third. Rockets or shells, throwing stars of any color or description, fired one at a time, at short intervals. S. The Racilia, 25 Fed. Rep. in; The Wesley A. Gfove, 27 Fed. Rep. 311; The Farragut, 35 Fed. Rep....
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