The steamer MISSISSIPPI laboring in a typhoon - "...the wind was blowing with
the force of a hurricane, in puffs, flattening the sea, and filling the air with
spoon-drift..." In: "Cyclones of the Western Pacific," by William C.
Redfield, 1856. This paper is included in a group of papers bound under the
jacket title, "Law of Storms and Individual Storms. M1500 R315o.