Home Front Ships
The magazine Ships is published by the Shipbuilders Council of America, New York, NY. It covers news from the fronts and Naval Stories. The magazine's format is 5-1/2" x 7-3/4" with 34 pages.

Ships 1943 01
Ships 1943 01
No. 1 ....... What Is the Shipbuilding Industry Doing? by H. Gerrish Smith ..... Miracles Occur in Dry Dock ..... The Sailors Have Their Own Name for It - ..... Shipbuilding - a Vignette ..... Secretary Knox and Admiral Vickery talk SHIPS ..... Lost - October 22, 1777 ..... Even the Lifeboat Is Streamlined! ..... When a Ton Is Not a Ton ..... Ships Originate in Somebody's Mind ..... More - and Better - Ships ..... New Books Afloat

Ships 1943 06
Ships 1943 06
No. 3 ....... Contents: Meet the Famous Liberty Ship ..... The Savannah was a First ..... Something New - Cruiser Carriers ..... Treasure Trove Via Ships ..... A Letter from Robert Fulton ..... Ships Gave Us Insurance ..... It Takes Valor to Win This Medal ..... Women do not find it easy, either ..... Most Versatile of Navigation Instruments ..... The Biggest Hauling Job in the World ..... Tunisia - A Victory for Ships ..... Every Ship Needs Rope ..... The Good Neighbors Do Some Swapping ..... The Ships We Repair ..... New Books Afloat

Ships 1943 08
Ships 1943 08
No. 4 ....... Cover: The cover of this issue of SHIPS shows a Destroyer Escort at sea. Remove the single staple and you will have a picture suitable for framing or for pasting on a bulletin hoard ..... Contents: It's Built to Dish It Out ( Destroyer Escort ) ..... The Battle Against the Barnacle ..... Tugs Are the Toilers of the Sea ..... When You Hear the Ship's Bell It Will Be Exactly... ..... The Story of Our Ships - Part 1 ..... Saving Ships to Sail Again by Edwin Muller ..... How A Liberty Ship Grows ..... Oil on the Waters ..... Liberty Ship No. 1000 ..... New Books Afloat

Ships 1943 10
Ships 1943 10
No. 5 ....... Cover:

Ships 1944 05
Ships 1944 05
No. 8 ....... Contents: Back into Active Service ..... Fish for the Multitude ..... Making Sea Water Palatable ..... Small Plants Help Build Big Ships ..... Is He on a Baby Flat Top? ..... Shipyards - Tops in Wages ..... Maritime Day - May 22nd ..... The Story of Our Ships - Part 5 ..... Repair Ships Afloat Near Combat ..... New Books Afloat

Ships 1944 07
Ships 1944 07
No. 9 ....... Contents: Invasion Is The Pay Off By Rear Adm. E. L. Cochrane ..... Towboat Tour ..... Inland Waterways Carry Heavy Volume ..... Why We'll Always Need Ships By Frank J. Taylor ..... Shipyard Signal Corps ..... Quarter-deck quiz ..... Waves Operate This Pump ..... The Story of Our Ships - Part 6 ..... Refueling at Sea ..... Repair Yards Are Always Needed ..... Men - for the Merchant Marine ..... True Measure of Naval Strength ..... Men of the Mold Loft ..... Answers to Quiz on Page 12 ..... Device Saves 60 Vital Seconds ..... New Books Afloat

Ships 1944 09
Ships 1944 09
No. 10 ....... Contents: It's Parity - Not Subsidy By Rear Adm. H. L. Vickery ..... Trial Run ..... Ironmasters vs. The Admiralty ..... District Craft Take Over ..... By Their Insignia You Shall Know Them ..... Chemistry Builds Ships ..... Freight on River Waters ..... The Story of Our Ships - Part 7 ..... Quarter-deck quiz ..... Riding the Shallows on Pontoons ..... Answers to Quiz on Page 29 ..... A Fan Sails His Ship ..... New Books Afloat

Ships 1944 11
Ships 1944 11
No. 11 ....... Contents: Back into Active Service ..... Reefers, in War and Peace ..... Towboat Pilots Turned Out in Six Months ..... They Spearhead Invasions ( LST ) ..... Laundry Washed in Sea Water ..... There is a Swiss Navy! ..... The Ghost Fought Back! ( USS Nevada ) ..... Oil is Shipped in Dry Cargo Ships ..... The Story of Our Ships - Part 8 ..... Docking 10,000 Tons of Ship ..... Where They will Travel ..... They will Travel American! ..... Quarter-deck quiz ..... Tale of the Duck ( DUKW ) ..... Hospitals - on the High Seas ..... New Books Afloat

Ships 1945 01
Ships 1945 01
No. 12 ....... Contents: A Navy Appraisal of the Shipbuilding Industry by Rear Admiral Edward L. Cochrane ..... Merchant Seamen....G.I. Style ..... Portable Ports ..... Your Navy Needs 2000 Nurses ..... The Nucleus Meant Much ..... Tonnage Report for 1944 ..... The Story of Our Ships - Part 9 ..... Fresh Breezes Below Deck ..... Invasion Calls for Many Things ..... Quarterdeck Quiz ..... New Books Afloat

Ships 1945 03
Ships 1945 03
No. 13 ....... Contents: Facts vs. Fallacies of the American Merchant Marine by Almon E. Roth ..... Travelers' Choice ..... LSD - Our Invasion Cradle ..... Our Rocket Ships ..... Sea-Going Mules ..... Orders - by Megaphone ..... BUSANDA Says: "Nothing Is Impossible" ..... The Story of Our Ships - Part 10 ..... The Tanker's Job ..... New Books Afloat

Ships 1945 08
Ships 1945 08
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