Hearing Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Naval Affairs of the House of Representatives at the United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, on the Subject of Hazing at the Naval Academy [Feb. 15-24, 1906]
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1906 - Hazing - 453 pages
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Page 362 - I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the United States of America ; that I will serve them honestly and faithfully against all their enemies whomsoever ; and that I will obey the orders of the President of the United States, and the orders of the officers appointed over me, according to the Rules and Articles of War.
Page 272 - That the Superintendent of the Naval Academy shall make such rules, to be approved by the Secretary of the Navy, as will effectually prevent the practice of hazing; and any cadet found guilty of participating in or encouraging or countenancing such practice shall be summarily expelled from the Academy, and shall not thereafter be reappointed to the Corps of Cadets or be eligible for appointment as a commissioned officer in the Army or Navy or Marine Corps until two years after the graduation of the...
Page 447 - hazing," as mentioned in this act, shall consist of any unauthorized assumption of authority by one midshipman over another midshipman whereby the last-mentioned midshipman shall or may suffer or be exposed to suffer any cruelty, indignity, humiliation, hardship, or oppression, or the deprivation or abridgment of any right, privilege, or advantage to which he shall be legally entitled.
Page 362 - I, , of the State (or Territory) of aged years months, do hereby engage (with the consent of my parent or guardian) that, from the date of my admission as a Cadet of the United States Military Academy, I will serve in the Army of the United States for eight years, unless sooner discharged by competent authority.
Page 347 - Was it a partnership ? (Pending the answer to the last question, the subcommittee, at 12 o'clock m., took a recess until 2 o'clock pm) AFTER RECESS. The subcommittee reassembled at the expiration of the recess. TESTIMONY OF GEORGE W.
Page 121 - Having become cognizant of the manner in which the system of hazing as practiced at the Military Academy is regarded by the people of the United States, we, the Cadets of the United States Military Academy, while maintaining that we have pursued our system from the best motives, yet realizing that the deliberate judgment of the people should, in a country like ours, be above all other considerations, do now reaffirm our former action [taken voluntarily in September, 1898] abolishing the exercising...
Page 25 - Justice, who, knowing me merely as an opponent, came to me and asked me if there was anything he could do for me.
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Page 226 - That experience is something worth boasting about, but I am not going to do it. I am going to boast only about my weaknesses.