The Victorian almanac for ... : containing gardener's calendar, colonial information, and table of moonlight nights

Call Number
N 919.45 VIC
Created/Published
Melbourne : George Robertson, 1859-1927
Issue
1883
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Contents

VICTORIAN ALMANAC 1
Advertising 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8 , 9 , 10 , 11 , 12 , 13 , 14
THE VICTORIAN ALMANAC 15
Song of the Book Arcade. 16
Value of Books. 16
VICTORIAN ALMANAC, 1883. CONTENTS. 17
Advertising 17 , 18
ECLIPSES IN THE YEAR 1883. 19
Explanation of the Calendar. 20
Mean Places for Ist of January, 1883, of Twenty-one Stars of the First Magnitude. 21
Duration of Twilight after Sunset at Melbourne. 21
Apparent Places of the Principal Planets for each Tenth Day of the year 1883, at 9h. 40m. p.m., Melbourne mean time. 22
Mean Astronomical Refraction (Ivory’s). 22
Semi-Diurnal Arcs for Melbourne. 23
Table for Converting Intervals of Sidereal Time into Intervals of Mean Time. 23
Table for Ascertaining Heights. 23
Table for finding local times of Sunrise and Sunset at chief towns of Australasia. 24
Supplementary Tide Table for the Principal Australian Ports. 25
Fixed and Movable Festivals, &c., 1883. 25
Notes of the Calendar for 1883. 25
The Australian Seasons, 1883. 25
JANUARY. 26 , 27
FEBRUARY. 28 , 29
MARCH. 30 , 31
APRIL. 32 , 33
MAY. 34 , 35
JUNE. 36 , 37
JULY. 38 , 39
AUGUST. 40 , 41
SEPTEMBER. 42 , 43
OCTOBER. 44 , 45
NOVEMBER. 46 , 47
DECEMBER. 48 , 49
CALENDAR 50
CALENDAR OF THE JEWS FOR 1883-5643-44. 51
PUBLIC HOLIDAYS. 51
LEAP YEARS.—A POPULAR ERROR. 52
Acts of the Parliamentary Session, 1881-82. 53
CARLISLE EXPECTATION TABLE. 53
ELEVENTH PARLIAMENT OF VICTORIA. 54 , 55
MINISTRIES IN VICTORIA. 56
GOVERNMENT OF VICTORIA. 56
GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS, 1882. 56 , 57 , 58
MELBOURNE HARBOR TRUST. 58
Governors of the Australian Colonies. 58
LAW DEPARTMENTS. 59
GOVERNORS OF VICTORIA. 59
EUROPEAN MAIL ARRIVALS. 60
EUROPEAN MAIL DEPARTURES. 61
POSTAL RATES. 62 , 63
ELEGTRIG TELEGRAPH. 64 , 65
SAN FRANCISCO MAIL ROUTE. 65
Signals in Use within the Ports of Victoria. 65
HOTTEST DAYS IN MELBOURNE. 66
Plain Rules for Foretelling the Weather. 66
BANKS, &c., IN VICTORIA. 67
Melbourne University Terms. 67
THE QUEEN AND ROYAL FAMILY. 68
A USEFUL TABLE FOR FARMERS. 68
PLAGES IN MELBOURNE WORTH VISITING. 69
FOREIGN CONSULS. 70
THE NATIONAL DEBTS, 1881. 70
MEDICAL NOTES 71
FOREIGN CONSULS. 72
THE NATIONAL DEBTS, 1881. 72
MEDICAL NOTES 73 , 74 , 75 , 76 , 77 , 78 , 79 , 80 , 81
INTESTATES’ ESTATES IN GREAT BRITAIN. 82 , 83
HINTS TO TRUSTEES. 83
DIRECTIONS FOR MAKING A WILL. 84
WEATHER TABLE FOR 1883. 85
THE GAS CONSUMER’S REGISTER. 86
NOTABLE EVENTS. 87 , 88 , 89 , 90
HINTS ON FIRES. 91 , 92 , 93
PRECAUTIONS TO BE TAKEN BY FARMERS AGAINST A FIRE. 93
POISON IN COMMON THINGS. 94
USEFUL KNOWLEDGE. 95
WHERE THE HOUSE FLY BREEDS. 96
INTERVALS BETWEEN MEALS. 96
HINTS CONCERNING CHILDREN. 97
THE SCHOOLROOM A PLEASURE. 98
MISCELLANEA. 99 , 100
USEFUL RECIPES. 101 , 102
FACETIAE. 103
THE BALANCE-SHEET OF THE WORLD. 104
Advertising 104 , 105 , 106 , 107 , 108 , 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113 , 114 , 115 , 116

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