Walch's Tasmanian almanac for

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N 919.46 WAL
Created/Published
Hobart, Tas. : J. Walch & Sons, 1870-[1971]
Issue
(1912)
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Contents

No title 1
Advertising 2 , 3 , 4
No title 6
WALCH’S TASMANIAN ALMANAC FOR 1912 7
PREFACE. THE JUBILEE ISSUE OF WALCH’S TASMANIAN ALMANAC. 8
ADDITIONS AND CORRECTIONS. 9
INDEX. 10 , 11 , 12 , 13 , 14 , 15 , 16
ECLIPSES IN THE YEAR 1912. 16
AUSTRA LIAN SEASONS. 16
SNAKE – BITES. 16
FIXED AND MOVABLE FESTIVALS, ETC. 17
NOTES OF THE CALENDAR. 17
EUROPEAN AND AUSTRALIAN TIME. 17
LEGAL WEIGHTS FOR GRAIN, ETC. 17
AN APPROXIMATE AND CONCISE EQUATION TABLE. 18
APPROXIMATE TABLE OF MEAN TEMPERATURE AT SEVERAL PLACES SITUATED WITHIN A FEW DEGREES OF A SIMILAR LATITUDE. 18
SIGAS OF THE ZODIAC. 18
EXPLANATION OF THE CALENDAR. 19
GEOGRAPHICAL POSITIONS 19
APPROXIMATE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN MEAN TIME AT THE FOLLOWING PLACES AND AT HOBART. 19 , 20 , 21
EXPLANATION OF HOBART SIGNALS 22
EXPLANATION OF LAUNCESTON SIGNALS. 22
TO FIND THE TONNAGE OF SHIPS. 22
HOBART SIGNALS 23
LAUNCESTON SIGNALS. 23
WEATHER SIGNALS. 24
DISPLAYED IN ALL THE AUSTRALIAN CAPITALS. 24
CALENDAR FOR 1913. 24
LAUNCESTON TIDE TABLE, 1912. 25
JANUARY 1912. 26 , 27
FEBRUARY 1912. 28 , 29
MARCH 1912. 30 , 31
APRIL 1912. 32 , 33
MAY 1912. 34 , 35
JUNE 1912. 36 , 37
JULY 1912. 38 , 39
AUGUST 1912. 40 , 41
SEPTEMBER 1912. 42 , 43
OCTOBER 1912. 44 , 45
NOVEMBER 1912. 46 , 47
DECEMBER 1912. 48 , 49
NOTES AND MEMORANDA FOR NEXT YEAR, 1913. 50 , 51 , 52 , 53 , 54
SOVEREIGNS OF ENGLAND SINCE CONQUEST. 55
SOVEREIGNS AND HEADS OF GOVERNMENTS. 55
GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND. REIGNING SOVEREIGN AND FAMILY 56
ANNUITIES TO THE ROYAL FAMILY. 56
CENSUS OF THE UNITED KINGDOM. 56 , 57
LIST OF BRITISH COLONIES, WITH NAMES OF GOVERNORS, ETC. 58 , 59
SECRETARIES OF STATE FOR COLONIES, 1854-1908. 60
NUMERICAL SUMMARY OF THE MEMBERS OF BOTH HOUSES of the BRITISH PARLIAMENT. 60
ANALYSIS OF MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS ELECTED DECEMBER, 1910. 60
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. 61 , 62
SUCCESSION OF LIEUTENANT-GOVERNORS AND GOVERNORS OF TASMANIA. 63
DEPUTY GOVERNORS. 63
GOVERNMENT OF TASMANIA. 64
PARLIAMENT OF TASMANIA. 65 , 66 , 67 , 68 , 69 , 70 , 71
ELECTORAL DISTRICTS. 71
PARLIAMENTARY QUALIFICATIONS 72
ELECTION PETITIONS. 72
PARLIAMENTS SINCE THE INTRODUCTION OF RESPONSIBLE GOVERNMENT. 72 , 73 , 74
SUCCESSIVE PRESIDENTS OF LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL SINCE 1856. 74
SUCCESSIVE SPEAKERS OF HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY SINCE 1856. 74
MINISTRIES SINCE THE INTRODUCTION OF RESPONSIBLE GOVERNMENT. 75 , 76 , 77 , 78 , 79 , 80 , 81 , 82 , 83 , 84 , 85
CORONERS. 85 , 86 , 87
MAGISTRACY. 87 , 88 , 89 , 90
JUSTICES OF THE PEACE APPOINTED UNDER “THE DISTRICT JUSTICES ACTS, 47 VICT., NO. 7, AND 48 VICT., NO. 1.’ 90 , 91 , 92 , 93 , 94 , 95 , 96 , 97 , 98 , 99 , 100 , 101 , 102 , 103 , 104 , 105 , 106 , 107 , 108
SUCCESSION OF CHIEF JUSTICES OF TASMANIA. 108
SUCCESSION OF PUISNE JUDGES OF TASMANIA. 108
LAW. 108
THE SUPREME COURT OF TASMANIA. 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113
RECOVERY OF SMALL DEBTS, NOT EXCEEDING £300. 114 , 115
Local Courts Act. Sittings of the Courts. Before a Commissioner ; £100 Jurisdiction. 116
COURTS OF GENERAL & QUARTER SESSIONS OF THE PEACE. 117 , 118 , 119 , 120 , 121 , 122 , 123 , 124 , 125 , 126 , 127 , 128 , 129 , 130 , 131 , 132
DISTRIBUTION OF STATE DEPARTMENTS. 133
STATE GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS. 133 , 134 , 135 , 136 , 137 , 138 , 139 , 140 , 141 , 142 , 143 , 144
BOARDS OF AGRICULTURE. 145
DEPARTMENT OF MINES. 145 , 146
REGULATIONS UNDER “THE MINING ACT.” 146 , 147 , 148
REGISTRY OF BIRTHS, MARRIAGES, & DEATHS. 149
TELEGRAPHIC INFORMATION. 150 , 151 , 152 , 153
TELEPHONES. 153 , 154 , 155 , 156 , 157
DELIVERIES. 157
GENERAL REGULATIONS. 158 , 159 , 160
LETTER RECEIVERS, HOBART. 160
PILLAR RECEIVERS, LAUNCESTON. TIMES OF CLEARANCE. 161
POST OFFICE MONEY ORDERS. 161
POSTAL NOTES. 162
NEWSPAPERS PUBLISHED IN TASMANIA. 162
INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS 162
TABLE OF THE ARRIVAL AND DESPATCH OF INLAND MAILS. 163 , 164 , 165 , 166 , 167 , 168 , 169 , 170 , 171 , 172 , 173 , 174 , 175 , 176 , 177 , 178 , 179
CUSTOMS DEPARTMENT 180 , 181 , 182 , 183 , 184 , 185 , 186 , 187 , 188 , 189 , 190 , 191 , 192 , 193 , 194 , 195 , 196 , 197 , 198 , 199 , 200
DIVISION XIV.—VEHICLES. 201 , 202 , 203 , 204 , 205 , 206
BONDING WAREHOUSE RENTS AND CHARGES. 207 , 208 , 209 , 210
DESIGNS. 211
H.M. SHIPS ON THE AUSTRALIA STATION. 212
SHIPS OF THE ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY. 212
COMMONWEALTH MILITARY FORCES. 213
MILITARY FORCES. 214 , 215 , 216 , 217 , 218 , 219
TASMANIAN MAIN LINE RAILWAY. 220
TASMANIAN GOVERNMENT RAILWAYS 220 , 221 , 222 , 223
TASMANIAN RAILWAYS. 224 , 225
MAIN LINE-HOBART-SUBURBAN TRAINS. 226
DERWENT VALLEY LINE. 227
APSLEY LINE. BRIGHTON TO APSLEY. 228 , 229 , 230
BELLERIVE—SORELL LINE. 231
RAILWAYS IN TASMANIA, 31ST DECEMBER, 1910. 231
GAUGES OF AUSTRALIAN RAILWAYS. 231 , 232
INCOME TAX 233 , 234 , 235 , 236 , 237
MARINE BOARDS. 237
HOBART MARINE BOARD. 238 , 239 , 240 , 241 , 242 , 243 , 244 , 245 , 246 , 247 , 248 , 249 , 250
SHIPPING ON THE REGISTER OF THE PORT OF LAUNCESTON. 251 , 252
ROYAL SOCIETY OF TASMANIA. 253
AUSTRALASIAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE. 253 , 254
TASMANIAN MUSEUM, ART GALLERY, AND BOTANICAL GARDENS. 254
QUEEN’S DOMAIN COMMITTEE. 254
DESTRUCTION OF NOXIOUS WEEDS. 255
DESTRUCTION OF RABBITS 255
FRUIT DISTRICTS. 255 , 256
FISHERIES. 256 , 257 , 258 , 259 , 260 , 261 , 262 , 263 , 264 , 265
GOVERNMENT CHEMICAL AND ASSAY LABORATORIES. Bathurst-street, Hobart. 265
CHARITABLE INSTITUTIONS. 266 , 267 , 268 , 269 , 270 , 271 , 272 , 273
DAYS OF GRACE. 274
INSURANCE COMPANIES, HOBART. 275 , 276 , 277 , 278
CHIEF MOUNTAINS & HEIGHTS IN TASMANIA. 279 , 280
PROGRESS Of TASMANIA 1816 TO 1910 282
PROGRESS OF TASMANIA. 283 , 284 , 285
SHIPPING TRADE, 1910. 286
TASMANIAN PRODUCTION, 1910. 287
GENERAL REVENUE,. 1910-11. 288
EXPENDITURE, 1910-11. 288 , 289 , 290 , 291
AUSTRALASIAN STATISTICS, 1910. 292
LAND UNDER CULTIVATION, 1896 to 1910 293
RACE MEETINGS, TASMANIA. 293
THE UNIVERSITY OF TASMANIA. 294 , 295 , 296 , 297 , 298
EDUCATION DEPARTMENT. 299 , 300 , 301 , 302 , 303
MASONIC. 304 , 305 , 306
UNITED ANCIENT ORDER OF DRUIDS. 307 , 308 , 309
AUSTRALIAN NATIVES’ ASSOCIATION. MINING COMPANIES REGISTERED IN TASMANIA DURING THE YEAR 1911. 310
SUCCESSION OF AGENTS-GENERAL OF TASMANIA. 310
TO PRESERVE EGGS. 310
LIST OF TOWNS, POST OFFICES, & TELEGRAPH STATIONS IN TASMANIA. 311 , 312 , 313 , 314 , 315 , 316 , 317 , 318 , 319 , 320 , 321 , 322 , 323
PARISHES 323 , 324
THE CITY OF HOBART. 325 , 326 , 327 , 328 , 329 , 330 , 331 , 332 , 333 , 334 , 335 , 336 , 337 , 338 , 339 , 340 , 341 , 342 , 343
CITY OF LAUNCESTON. 343 , 344 , 345 , 346
PUBLIC DEPARTMENTS, NOT MUNICIPAL, LAUNCESTON. 346
COACHES FROM LAUNCESTON. 346
CARRIERS FROM LAUNCESTON. 347 , 348 , 349 , 350 , 351 , 352 , 353 , 354
PLAIN BULES FOR FORETELLING WEATHER. 354
MUNICIPALITIES. 355 , 356
BEACONSFIELD MUNICIPALITY 356 , 357 , 358
BOTHWELL MUNICIPALITY 358 , 359
BRIGHTON MUNICIPALITY 359 , 360
BRUNY MUNICIPALITY 360 , 361
CAMPBELL TOWN MUNICIPALITY 361 , 362
CIRCULAR HEAD MUNICIPALITY 362 , 363 , 364 , 365
CLARENCE MUNICIPALITY 365 , 366
DELORAINE MUNICIPALITY 366 , 367 , 368
DEVONPORT MUNICIPALITY 368 , 369 , 370
EMU BAY MUNICIPALITY. 371 , 372
ESPERANCE MUNICIPALITY 373 , 374
EVANDALE MUNICIPALITY 374 , 375
FINGAL MUNICIPALITY 375 , 376 , 377
FLINDERS MUNICIPALITY 377
GEORGE TOWN MUNICIPALITY 377 , 378 , 379
GLAMORGAN MUNICIPALITY 379 , 380
GLENORCHY MUNICIPALITY 380 , 381
GORMANSTON MUNICIPALITY. 381 , 382
GREEN PONDS MUNICIPALITY 383
HAMILTON MUNICIPALITY 384 , 385
HUON MUNICIPALITY 385 , 386
KENTISH MUNICIPALITY 386 , 387 , 388
KINGBOROUGH MUNICIPALITY 388 , 389 , 390
LATROBE MUNICIPALITY 390 , 391 , 392 , 393 , 394
LILYDALE MUNICIPALITY 394 , 395
LONGFORD MUNICIPALITY. 395 , 396 , 397
NEW NORFOLK MUNICIPALITY 397 , 398 , 399
OATLANDS MUNICIPALITY 399 , 400 , 401
PENGUIN MUNICIPALITY 401 , 402
PORT CYGNET MUNICIPALITY 402 , 403
PORTLAND MUNICIPALITY 404 , 405
QUEENBOROUGH MUNICIPALITY 405
QUEENSTOWN MUNICIPALITY 406 , 407 , 408 , 409
RICHMOND MUNICIPALITY 409 , 410
RINGAROOMA MUNICIPALITY 410 , 411 , 412
ROSS MUNICIPALITY. 412 , 413 , 414
SOEELL MUNICIPALITY 414 , 415 , 416
ST. LEONARDS MUNICIPALITY. 416 , 417
STRAHAN MUNICIPALITY. 417 , 418
TABLE CAPE MUNICIPALITY. 418 , 419 , 420 , 421
WARATAH MUNICIPALITY. 421 , 422
WESTBURY MUNICIPALITY 422 , 423 , 424
ZEEHAN MUNICIPALITY 424 , 425 , 426
DISTANCE TABLE. 426
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES. 427
CUBIC OR SOLID MEASURE 428
FOREIGN WEIGHTS AND MEASURES. 428
TABLE TO CALCULATE WAGES AND PAYMENTS 428
INDICATIONS OF WEATHER. 428
USEFUL TABLE FOR GOLD BUYERS, TC., 429
ACTS OF PARLIAMENT 430 , 431
Obituary. 431 , 432 , 433
Index to Obituary. 433 , 434 , 435 , 436 , 437 , 438
INDEX TO ADVERTISEMENTS. 439 , 440
Advertising 440 , 441 , 442 , 443 , 444 , 445 , 446 , 447 , 448 , 449 , 450 , 451 , 452 , 453 , 454 , 455 , 456 , 457 , 458 , 459 , 460 , 461 , 462 , 463 , 464 , 465 , 466 , 467 , 468 , 469 , 470 , 471 , 472 , 473 , 474 , 475 , 476 , 477 , 478 , 479 , 480 , 481 , 482 , 483 , 484 , 485 , 486 , 487 , 488 , 489 , 490 , 491

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