Moreover, torpedoes had then begun to play a part in the war, though still in a very primitive stage of development.
"From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life" by Captain A. T. Mahan
Several I have spoken to distinctly saw the wake of the torpedo for many hundred yards.
"The Incomparable 29th and the "River Clyde"" by George Davidson
At 3:15 a.m., October 28th, exploded torpedo under the ram Albemarle and sunk her.
"Reminiscences of Two Years in the United States Navy" by John M. Batten
Possibly they think we're too small for them to waste a torpedo on.
"Boy Scouts in the North Sea" by G. Harvey Ralphson
Thinking that all his torpedoes had gone, the Commanding Officer proceeded to retire at slow speed.
"World's War Events, Vol. II" by Various
The report that the Nebraskan had been torpedoed caused surprise to American officials here.
"New York Times Current History; The European War, Vol 2, No. 4, July, 1915" by Various
Their steamship had been torpedoed, and their last message by wireless had been caught by the British.
"Some Naval Yarns" by Mordaunt Hall
We got off about twenty Mark VII torpedoes before Chase passed the word to change over.
"A Question of Courage" by Jesse Franklin Bone
Now, are you a good shot with the torpedo?
"Under the Ensign of the Rising Sun" by Harry Collingwood
Some one was coming, probably other torpedo detectives, and we ran away.
"Ralph Gurney's Oil Speculation" by James Otis
Use of the torpedo seaplane at Gallipoli.
"The War in the Air; Vol. 1" by Walter Raleigh
And so we called it Torpedo Jimmy.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 147, November 4, 1914" by Various
She was frightened, and informed them that the river was full of torpedoes, which would blow up the gunboats.
"My Days and Nights on the Battle-Field" by Charles Carleton Coffin
They were long, shaped somewhat like torpedoes and gleamed wet in the moonlight.
"The Radio Boys with the Revenue Guards" by Gerald Breckenridge
A torpedo-boat destroyer is clearly illustrated in Figs.
"Boys' Book of Model Boats" by Raymond Francis Yates
Both torpedoes let go at once and the air was filled with flying slugs.
"Arm of the Law" by Harry Harrison
The torpedo was checked; I saw it poise; then it curved over and down.
"Astounding Stories, June, 1931" by Various
Schweckerle, in command of the torpedo tubes, was like a father in the way he watched over his torpedoes.
"The Adventures of the U-202" by E. Spiegel
A very important part of it was the torpedo, with its 150 pounds of powder.
"Stories of Our Naval Heroes" by Various
There were torpedo boats which might rush out and sink them.
"The Story of Our Country"
Firecrackers and torpedoes,
Trumpet and flag and drum,
Rockets and pinwheels and paper caps,
For Fourth of July had come.
"Young America" by Carolyn Wells
Now with a humming from the greening skies,
Sphinx moths with course set true,
Shoot forth, torpedoes with a spinning screw,
And bulbous lantern eyes;
"Moths" by Dorothy Violet Wellesley
Fly Fly that fatal foe,
Virtue shall shrink from his torpedo grasp—
For not more fatal thro' the Wretches veins
Benumb'd in Death's cold pains
Creeps the chill poison of the deadly asp.
"Birth-Day Ode 02" by Robert Southey
When t' north wind is howlin', an' t' west wind is yowlin',
It's for t' farm lads at sea that us lasses mun pray;
Tassey-Will o' t' new biggin, keepin' watch i' his riggin ,
Lile Jock i' his fo'c'sle, torpedoed i' t' bay.
"The Flowers of Knaresborough Forest" by F W Moorman
Small Craft — Small Craft — from Scapa Flow to Dover:
Small Craft — Small Craft — all the wide world over:
At risk of war and shipwreck, torpedo, mine and shell,
All honour be to Small Craft, for oh! They've earned it well!
"Small Craft" by Cicely Fox Smith
Now the Southern captain, stirred
By the spirit of his race,
Stops the firing with a word,
Bids them yield, and offers grace.
Cushing, laughing, answers, “No! we are here to fight!” and so
Swings the dread torpedo spar to its place.
"Albemarle Cushing" by James Jeffrey Roche
Here's Hoping The Postponement Of "Megan Wants A Millionaire" Doesn't Torpedo Fefe Dobson's Comeback.
Newt Gingrich's victory in the South Carolina primary Saturday showed some strengths that his critics hadn't fully appreciated but also revealed weaknesses that could torpedo his presidential campaign over the long run.
Randy Quaid wants to open for Charlie Sheen's 'My Violent Torpedo of Truth' tour.
This week, some TORPEDOS (a high school leadership group from Florence) went into Florence Elementary School to talk to kids about a new danger.
The Abanaki heavy oil groundwater remediation system does not use a groundwater or torpedo pump.
Don't get fooled by the front panel: The Torpedo VB-101 is an easy-to-program device for recording your amp without using a speaker cabinet.
Lil' Savage are precision-machined, solid billet aluminum torpedo levels.
TORPEDO LEVELS John Pickrell Boise, Idaho.
1928 Mercedes-Benz 680S Saoutchik Torpedo .
Haivision Network Video introduced the Torpedo family of DVB-to-IP gateways, which can take digital broadcasts and deliver them over IP video networks without re-encoding the content.
Fears & Phobias at Torpedo Factory.
Torpedo Factory Art Center's Target Gallery presents Fears & Phobias from January 12 through February 19, 2012.
1951 Alfa Romeo Matta Torpedo .
Quiznos aims ' Torpedo ' ads at Subway market.
My Violent Torpedo of Truth (Review).