Mr. Shannon and two of the younger officers were killed by the explosion that wrecked the bridge and chart house.
I was in the chart house and heard some one call out "Torpedo!"
There was a little steel shelter built on to the chart house to port.
Every morning Captain Hollinger would fetch his rifles up to the chart house, and the boys would join him.
He would go down to the chart house with the navigator and stand by to pass him dividers and parallels.
One of 'em pahsses through the chart house, and the other tears a nice little 'ole in 'er for'ard.
Doc found the old man and the mate looking over charts under a hand-light in the chart house.
I reached the ladder to the bridge just as the captain came out of the chart house.
Once he stepped into the chart house to look at something and the light of the lamp will give us a square look at him.
Captain Hollinger, who had the deck, went to the chart house for his sextant.