Sir Frederick Field, K.C.B., Admiral in command of the squadron that
paid a three-day visit to San Francisco during the past week,
telegraphed from his flagship, H. M. S. Hood, greatest battle cruiser
afloat, that all the ships under his command would have their liquor
stores sealed during the visit, as an act of courtesy to the American
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