The Wesleyan directory & almanac for 1877 : containing official information, statistics &c., of the colonial and English Wesleyan churches : the Methodist Conference Act, 1876 and astronomical ephemeris

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Melbourne : Wesleyan Book Depot, [1876 or 1877]
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WESLEYAN DIRECTORY & ALMANAC For 1877. 1
[Chapter heading not available] 3
WESLEYAN DIRECTORY & ALMANAC For 1877. 13
[Chapter heading not available] 14
CONTENTS. 15
WESLEYAN DIRECTORY & ALMANAC, 1877. 15
[Chapter heading not available] 16
INTRODUCTION. 17
Stations of Ministers, 1876. 18
GENERAL SUMMARY OF RETURNS FOR VICTORIAN AND TASMANIAN DISTRICTS, 1875. 21
NEW SOUTH WALES AND QUEENSLAND CONFERENCE. 22
GENERAL SUMMARY OF RETURNS FOR THE N. S. WALES AND QUEENSLAND DISTRICTS, 1875. 25
SOUTH AUSTRALIAN CONFERENCE. 26
GENERAL SUMMARY OF RETURNS FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIAN DISTRICTS, 1875. 28
NEW ZEALAND CONFERENCE. 29
GENERAL SUMMARY OF RETURNS FOR NEW ZEALAND DISTRICTS, 1875. 31
SOUTH SEA MISSIONS. 32
GENERAL SUMMARY OF RETURNS FOR THE MISSION DISTRICTS, 1875. 34
Methodist Conference Act, 1876. 35
Plan for Annual and General Conferences, EMBRACING SCHEME FOR THE INTRODUCTION OF LAY REPRESENTATION. 44
GENERAL CONFERENCE. 47
WESLEYAN LOCAL PREACHERS’ ASSOCIATION OF VICTORIA. 48
Rules for the Management of the Australasian Wesleyan Methodist Sunday Schools. 50
Sunban School Programme. 54
Westleyan Methodist Home Mission and Contingent Fund Society for Victoria. 55
Australasian Westepan Methodist Missionary Society. 57
RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE Wesleyan Church and Building Loan Fund for Victoria. 61
Wesleyan Church Property in Victoria. 63
Victoria and Tasmania Wesleyan S.S. Union. 64
Wesleyan College 64
Wesleyan Probisional Theological Institution:. 64
General Conferences. 65
Horton College, Ross Tasmania. 65
Wesleyan Book Depot. 65
British Conference of 1876. 66
Irish Conference of 1876. 67
Wesleyan Missionaw Society. 68
ECLIPSES IN THE YEAR 1877. 69
Explanation of the Calendar. 71
Mean Places for 1st of January, 1877, of Twenty-one Stars of the First Magnitude. 72
Apparent Places of the Principal Planets for each Tenth Day of the year 1877, at 9h. 40m. p.m., Melbourne mean time. 73
Mean Astronomical Refraction (Ivory's). 73
Semi-Diurnal Arcs for Melbourne. LATITUDE, 37° 49' SOUTH. 74
Table for Ascertaining Heights. 74
Table for Converting Intervals of Sidereal Time into Intervals of Mean Time. 74
Table for finding local times of Sunrise and Sunset at chief towns of Australasia. 75
JANUARY. 76
FEBRUARY. 78
MARCH. 80
APRIL. 82
MAY. 84
JUNE. 86
JULY. 88
AUGUST. 90
SEPTEMBER. 92
OCTOBER. 94
NOVEMBER. 96
DECEMBER. 98
CALENDAR 100
CALENDAR OF THE JEWS FOR 5637-38 (1877). 101
PUBLIC HOLIDAYS. 101
TIDAL SIGNALS. 102
GOVERNORS OF VICTORIA 103
QUEEN AND ROYAL FAMILY. 103
EIGHTH PARLIAMENT OF VICTORIA. 104
GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS. 106
GOVERNMENT OF VICTORIA. 106
LAW DEPARTMENTS. 109
TABLE, showing the proposed movements of the Mail Steamers between Southampton and Melbourne. 110
SAN FRANCISCO MAIL ROUTE. 111
TORRES STRAITS MAIL SERVICE. 111
POSTAL RATES. 112
ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH. 115
Melbourne, Port Darwin, and European Telegraph. 116
BANKS, &c., IN VICTORIA. 117
FOREIGN CONSULS. 118
RAILWAY STATIONS IN VICTORIA. 119
MEDICAL NOTES. 122
Work of last Parliamentary Session. 126
NOTES ON GARDENING. 127
NEW AND USEFUL RECIPES. 130
PLACES IN MELBOURNE WORTH VISITING. 132
NOTABLE EVENTS. 133
WRECKS AND CASUALTIES. 139
OBITUARY 143
STATISTICAL REGISTER OF VICTORIA—1875-6. 148
MISCELLANEOUS. 150
[Chapter heading not available] 152

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