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ECLIPSES FOR 1879. There will be three Eclipses this year, two of the Sun and one of the Moon.

1. AN ANNULAR ECLIPSE OF THE SUN, Jan. 22, invisible in the United States; visible in the southern part of South America, Southern Africa, and the South Atlantic Ocean.

II. AN ANNULAR ECLIPSE OF THE SUN, July 19, invisible in the United States; visible in Africa and the Indian Ocean,

III. A PARTIAL ECLIPSE OF THE MOON, Dec. 28, invisible in the United States; visible in Asia, Australia, and the Pacific Ocean.

OHRONOLOGICAL CYCLES FOR 1879.
Dominical Letter,

E
Lunar Cycle or

Roman Indiction, 7 Epact, 7

18 Golden Number,

Julian Period,

6592 Solar Cycle,

12

MOVABLE FEASTS AND FASTS FOR 1879. Septuagesima Sunday, Feb. 9 Good Friday, April 11

Whit Sunday, June 1 Shrove Sunday, 23 Easter Sunday, 13 Trinity Sunday,

8 Ash Wednesday, 26 Low Sunday,

20 Corpus Christi, 12 First Sunday in Lent, Mar. 2 Rogation Sunday, May 18 Advent Sunday, Nov. 30 Palm Sunday, April 6 Holy Thursday, 22

PLANETS-1879.
JANUARY

MAY.

SEPTEMBER.
d. h. m.
d. h. m.

d. h. Venus sets 4 5 6 P. M. sets 4 10 1 P.M.

sets

4 6 48 P. M. Mars orises 12 4 50 A, M. o rises 12 2

6 A. M.
rises 11 9 5

P.M. Jupi'r 2 sets 18 6 11 P. M, 4 rises 19 1 33 A.M. 24 sets 19 3 59 A.M. Satur.h sets 25 9 30 P. M. h rises 26

2 26 A, M. h rises 25

6 25 P.M. FEBRUARY.

JUNE.

OCTOBER
d. h.
d. h. m.

d.

h. m. sets 4 6 24 P. M. sets 4 10 30 P. M. I rises 5

4 48 A.M. rises 12 4 30 A. M. rises 12 056 A. M. orises 11 7 15 P. M.

rises 19 6 39 A.M. 4 rises 18 11 38 P. M. 2 sets 19 1 49 A, M. h sets 25 7 45 P. M. h rises 26 0 29 A. M. h sets 26 4 33 A. M. MARCH.

JULY.

NOVEMBER
d. h.
d. h. m.

d. h. sets 4 7 34 P. M.

sets 4 10 00 P. M. rises 5 3 5 A. M. rises 12 3 58 A. M. ó rises 11

11 45 P. M. o sets 12 6 55 A. M. 24 rises 195

5 A, M.
4 rises 18 -9 40 P. M. 24 sets 18

11 50 P. M. 25 6 12 P,M, h rises 25 10 34 P. M. h sets 26

2 23 A. M.
APRIL.
AUGUST.

DECEMBER
d. h. m.
d. h.

d. h. 4 8 51 P, M, ?sets 4 8 48 P. M. rises 5 3 15 A.M. rises 12 3

7 A. M,

o rises 11 10 30 P. M. sets 12 4 23 A. M. rises 193 19 A, M.

2 rises 18
7 32 P. M.

4 sets 18 10 10 P. M. h rises 26 4 16 A. M. h rises 25 8 31 P. M. h sets 26

0 25 A, M. MORNING AND EVENING STARS. Venus will be Evening Star till Sept. 23, then Morning Star the rest of the year. Mars will be Morning Star till Nov. 12, then Evening Star the rest of the year. Jupiter will be Evening Star till Feb. 8, Morning Star till Aug. 31, then Evening Star the rest of the year.

Saturn will be Evening Star till March 26, Morning Star till Oct. 5, then Evening Star the rest of the year.

MERCURY. The most favorable times for seeing Mercury in 1879, will be about Jan. 16, May 15, and Sept. 9, in the East, before sunrise; and March 29, July 27, and Nov. 20, in the West, after sunset.

NAMES AND CHARACTERS OF THE PLANETS.
OO The Sun.

9 Venus.
The Earth. H Uranus.

Juno.
DO The Moon.
Mars. h Saturn.

Neptune.

Pallas. Mercury. 4 Jupiter.

Vesta.

Ceres, NAMES AND CHARACTERS OF THE ASPECTS. ó Conjunction, or in the same degree. Opposition, or 180 degrees. * Sextile, 60 degrees.

Dragon's Head, or Ascending Node. O Quartile, 90 degrees.

Dragon's Tail, or Descending Node. A Trine, 120 degrees.

NAMES AND CHARACTERS OF THE SIGNS OF THE ZODIAC. 1. p Aries, head.

5. 12 Leo, heart.

9. I Sagittarius, thighs. 2. Taurus, neck.

6. im Virgo, belly.

10. V. Capricornus, knees. 3. Gemini, arms.

7. Libra, reins. 11. Aquarius, legs. 4. 5 Cancer, breast.

8. in Scorpio, secrets. 12. # Pisces, feet.

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COLLEGES, PROFESSIONAL, AND NORMAL SCHOOLS IN NEW ENG.

(Corrected Sept. 1878.) Colleges.

WESLEYAN UNIV., MIDDLETOWN, CT, BATES, LEWISTON, ME. - 3 tms. Beg. - Com., last Th.Juné. Va.,11 w. fm June 20 Tue.Jan., 2d Tue. Apr., 3d Tue. Aug. 26; 2 w. fm Dec. 17; and 1 w, fm April 2. -Com., Thur. aft, last Wed. June.

YALE, NEW HAVEN, CONN.- Com. Th. Bowdoin, BRUNSWICK, ME. - Com., aft, last Wed. June. Vac., 11 w. fm Com. 20 Thurs. July. Vac., 11 w. from Com.; 1st tm. 14 w., vac, 3 w.; 2d term till Com. 2 w, at Christmas; 1 w. in spring.

with recess at Easter, COLBY UNIVER., WATERVILLE, ME. Com., 4th Wel. Jul; vac. 5 w. fm Com., 10

Theological Schools, w. fm last Wed. Nov., 1 w. fm last W. Ap. THEO. SEM., BANGOR, ME. (Or. Cong.)

MAINE WESLEYAN SEM. AND FEMALE – Anniversary Thurs. af. 1st Wed. June;
COLL., KENT'S HILL, ME. - Three terms vac, 15 w. from anniv.
13 w. each. Beg. 2d Mon. Aug.; last Mon. THEOL. DEPARTMENT, BATES COLL.,
Nov.; 20 Mon. March. If Thanksgiving LEWISTON. ME. – Year same as College.
occur 1st wk, of tm. it will beg. 1 wk. later. VT. EPIS. INSTITUTE, BURLINGTON, VT,
DARTMOUTH, AT HANOVER, N. H. - Acad. yr. 42 w. fm. 1st Wed. in Sept.
Com. last Th. Jun. '78. No ret's for '79. Theo. SEM. (Ortho. Cong.), ANDOVER,

N. H. CONF. SEMINARY AND FEMALE MAss. No returns received.
COLLEGE, TILTON, N. H.-- Terms beg. BOSTON UNIVER. BCHOOL OF THEOL.
Mar. 19, Aug. 27, and Dec. 3.

(Method.). -Year beg. Sept. 17, 1879. MIDDLEBURY, MIDDLEBURY, Vr. NEW CHURCH THEO. Sch., WALTHAM, Tms beg. Sept. 12, 78, Jan. 9, Apr. 10, '79. MASS. (Swedenborg).-Yr. beg. Oct. 7.

NORWICH UNIVERSITY, NORTHFIELD, EPISCOPAL THEO, SCHOOL AT CAM-
VT. -- 3 terms. Begin Jan. 2, April 3, BRIDGE, MASS. – Year beg. 4th Wed, in
Aug. 28, '79. Com. June 26.

Sept.; ends 3d Wed, in June.
UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT, AND STATE NEWTON THEO. INST., NEWTON CEN-
AGRICULT. COLLEGE, AT BURLINGTON. TRE, MASS.(Bapt.) -- Ann., 2d Wed. Jun,

-Com., last Wed. June. Vac, from Com. Vac. fm ann. to 20 Tu. Se., and I w. in Feb. 10 w.; from Wed, before Christmas 2 w., DIVINITY SCHOOL OF HARVARD UNIV. and 2 w. from close of spring term.

- Year is same as that of Harvard Coll. VERMONT METH. SEMINARY AND TUFTS COLLEGE Div. SCHOOL, COLFEMALE COLLEGE, MONTPELIER, VT. LEGE HILL, MASS. (Univ.) School year 3 tms, beg. Mar. 12, Aug. 27, and Dec. 3. same as that of the College. AMHERST, AMHERST, MASS.-3 tms.

BERKELEY Div. Sch. (Epis.), MIDDLEBegin Jan. 9, Apr. 17, and Sept. 11.

TOWN, CT.--Beg. Sept. 23; ends abt Je. 1.

Div. Sch. of YALE COLL., NEW HABOSTON COLLEGE, BOSTON, MAss.

VEN, CONN. (Ortho. Cong.) – Year beg. Two tms., Sep.and Feb., '78. No rets."79. 2d Thurs. Sept.; closes 3d Thurs. May. Boston UNIVERSITY, Boston, MASS. Theo. INST. OF CONN., HARTFORD. COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS. — 3 tms, (Ortho. Cong.)-Acad. yr fm 2d Th. Sept. 1st beg. Sept. 17, ’79; 2d beg. Jan. 7, '80; to 20 Th. May. 3d beg. Mar. 27, '80. COLLEGE OF Music.

Medical Schools. - 2 tms, 20 w. each; 1st begins Sept. 11, MED. Sch. OF ME., BOWDOIN COLL.,

2d beg. Feb. 7, '80. SCHOOL OF BRUNSWICK, ME.-Beg. Feb 13, lasts 16 w. ORATORY. -- 2 tms; 1st begins Oct. 8, PORTLAND SCH. FOR MED. INS., PORT979; 2d begins Jan. 5, closes May 14, '80. LAND,ME.—2 tms,beg.Oct. 9,978, June, '79.

SCHOOL OF ALL SCIENCES, Post-grad. MED. DEP. DART. COLL., HANOVER, dep't. Tms same as in Coll. of Lib. Arts. N. H. -- Lecture tm beg. 1st Wed. Aug.;

COLLEGE OF THE HOLY CROSS, Wor-cont. 14 w. Recitation tm beg. 1st Wed.
CESTER, MASS. Year begins 1st Wed. Dec.; cont. 30 w.
Sept., ends last Thurs. June.

UNIV. OF VT. MED. DEP., BURLINGHARVARD, CAMBRIDGE, MASS.-Acad. TON, VT.- Beg. 1st Th. Mar., con. 16 w. yr. beg Th. after last Wed. Sep., ends at MED SCH. OF HARV. COLL., BOSTON.Com., last Wed. June; rec. 23 Dec. to Jan. The year beg, Th. af. last Wed. in Sept.; 2, inc., and fr. Wed. bef. Fast to Tu. af., inc. ends last Wed. in June.

MASS. COLL. OF PHARMACY, BOSTON, Boston UNIV. SCH. OF MED. (HomoMass. — Year begins Oct. 14, 1878. path.)--Open to both sexes. Beg.Oct. 8,'79.

SMITH COLLEGE, NORTHAMPTON, Ms. MED, INST, OF YALE COLLEGE, NEW (For Women.) – Acad. year beg. 2d Th. HAVEN, CONN. - Winter trm beg. Oct. 3, Sept., ends 3d Wed. June. 3 terms. 1878, closes Jan. 30, 1879; spring om beg.

TUFTS COLL., COLLEGE HILL, Mass. Feb. 13, and closes June 24, 1879. - A single tm of 39 w. Begins Sept. 19, DENTAL SCH., HARV. COLL., BOSTON. 1878; Com. June 18, 1879. Vac. 13 w. Begins and ends with college year.

WELLESLEY COLLEGE, WELLESLEY; BOSTON DENTAL COLLEGE, BOSTON. Mass. (For Women.)

- 2 tms.: beg. March 20 and Nov. 4, 1878. No returns received.

N. E. FEMALE MEDICAL COLLEGE. WILLIAMS, WILLIAMSTOWN, MAss. - United with Boston Univ. Sch. of Med. Com., 1st Wed. July. Vac., 9 w.af. Com.;

Law Schools, 3 w. fm Tu. bef. Chr., 2 w. fm 2d Tu. Apr. LAW SCH. OF HARVARD UNIV., CAM

BROWN, PROVIDENCE, R. I. - Acad yr. BRIDGE, MASS.— Year same as College. beg. 3d Wed. Sept. Com.3d Wed. June. BOSTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW.

TRINITY, HARTFORD, CONN.— 2 tms; - Beg. 1st Wed. Oct., ends last Wd. May. 1st beg. mid. Sept.; 2d beg, early in Jan. LAW SCHOOL, NEW HAVEN, CONN. -Com. Thur. bef. July 4.

Yr. beg. 13 w. aft. Com. Yale Coll.

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Scientific and Agric. Schools.

Normal Schools.
MAINE STATE COLL. OF AGRIC, AND EASTERN NORMAL SCHOOL, CASTINE,
THE MECHANIC ARTS, ORONO, ME. - ME. - Terms beg. Aug. 20, Dec. 10, 1878;
Terms begin Feb. 5, and Aug. 6. Com. and Feb. 25, 1879.
June 25.

WESTERN NORMAL SCH., FARMING-
CHANDLER SCIEN. DEPT., N. H. COLL, TON, ME.-Tms beg. Fe. 18 and Au. 26.
OF AGRIC. AND THE MECH. ARTS, AND

STATE NORMAL SCHOOL, PLYMOUTH, THAYER SCHOOL OF CIVIL ENGINEER

N. H.-3 tms; beg. Sep. 11, Dec. 4, 1878,

and Feb. 26, 1879. ING, HANOVER, N. H. T'msabt, as Dart. Coll., "78. No ret’s.'79. VI.—2 tms; beg. Feb. 6, and Sept. 4.

STATE NORMAL SCHOOL, CASTLETON, UNIVER. OF VT., BURLINGTON, has

STATE NORMAL SCH., JOHNSON, VT. also a scientific and agricultural course.

-Tms beg. 1st Tu. Sept., and 3d Tu. Feb. MASS. AGRIC. COLL, AMHERST, MASS. STATE NORM. Sch., RANDOLPH, VT. -Tms beg. Aug. 28, Dec. 12, and Mar. 27. Tms, beg. 4th Tu, Aug. and 2d Tu. Feb.

BOSTON UNIVER, COLL, OF AGRIC. — STATE NORMAL SCHOOL, New BriTerms same as in Mass. Agric. Coll. TAIN,CONN.-Spring and summer tm beg.

LAWRENCE SCIEN. SCHOOL (HARV. Feb.3, closes June 27; sch. year beg. Sep. COLL.), CAMBRIDGE, MASS. - The year NORMAL SCHOOLS OF MASSACHUis the same as that of Harvard College. SETTS. – The year is divided into 2 terms

THE BUSSEY INSTITUTION, JAMAICA of 20 weeks each, including a recess of 1 PLAIN, MAss. (a school of agriculture and week near the middle of the term. Vac. horticulture in Harv. University).— Year 3 w. in winter, 9 w. in summer. Exam. same as that of Harvard College.

for admiss. at the beg. of each term, which MASS. INS. OF TECHNOLOGY, BOSTON. | is, at Salem, Feb. 4 and Aug. 26; at WestAc. yr, last Mo. Sep. to Sat. bf. 1st Mo. Je, field, Feb. 6 and Aug. 28; at Bridgewater,

WORCESTER FREE INSTIT., WORC., Feb. 11 and Sept. 2; at Framingham, Feb. MASS.-Tms: fm 2d Tu. Sep. to last Fri. 5 and Sept. 3; at Worcester, Feb. 18 and Jan., and fm 3d Tu. Fe. to last Fri.July. Sept. 9.

SHEFFIELD SCIEN. SCHOOL (YALE MASS. NORMAL ART Sch., 28 School COL.) NEW HAVEN, CT. - Terms same Street, Boston. - Term beg. 1st week in as those of Yale College.

Oct., ends at end of June.

MEETINGS OF FRIENDS IN NEW ENGLAND.

(Corrected Sept. 1878.) The Yearly Meeting of Friends is held 7th mo., at Falmouth, and 1st fifth day at Portland, beginning with meeting of 10th mo., at Sandwich, Mass. Falmouth : ministers and elders, the 2d sixth day in 7th day before 1st sixth day in 2d and 9th the 6th mo., at 9 A. M. For business on mos., at Windham; 6th mo. at Fal7th day, at 9 A. M. Public meetings for mouth, and 11th mo. at Durham. Smithworship on 1st day at 10 A. M. and 4 P. M. field : 2d fifth day, 2d month, at WorThe Yearly Meeting is composed of the cester; 2d fifth day, 5th mo., at NorthQuarterly Meetings of Rhode Island, bridge; 2d fifth day, 8th month, at Salem, Sandwich, Falmouth, Smithfield, Bolton; 2d fifth day, i1th mo., at SmithVassalboro', Dover, and Fairfield, held field. Vassalboro': 2d seventh day in the as follows:

2d month, at Vassalboro'; on the last Rhode Island : 1st fifth day, 2d mo., at seventh day in the 5th month, at China; Providence; 1st fifth day, 5th mo., at and on the 2d seventh day in 9th and 11th East Greenwich; 1st fifth day, 8th mo., months, at East Vassalboro'. Dover : 7th at Newport, and 1st fifth day, 11th mo., day after 3d fifth day, 1st mo., at Rochat Fall River. Salem: 3d fifth day, 1st ester, 4th mo. Dover, 8th mo, at North mo., at Salem; 4th fifth day, 5th mo., at Berwick, 10th mo. at Sandwich, N. H. Amesbury; 3d fifth day, 8th mo., at Fairfield : 7th day before 2d sixth day, in Lynn; 3d Åfth day, 10th mo., at Weare. 2d and 9th mos., at Manchester; 7th day

Sandwich: 1st fifth day, 4th and 12th before last sixth day, 5th mo., and 7th day mos., at New Bedford; 1st fifth day, before 2d sixth day, i1th mo., at Fairfield. MEETINGS OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS IN MAINE.

(Corrected Sept. 1878.) Androscoggin, at Auburn, 1st Tues. Oxford, at Paris, 2d Tues. May and April and Oct.

1st Tues. Sept. Aroostook, at Houlton, 3d Tues. Jan. Penobscot, at Bangor, 1st Tues. Ap. and 1st Tues, June and July.

and Aug., and 2d Tues. Dec. Cumberland, at Portland, 1st Tues. Piscataquis, at Dover, 1st Tues. Ap., Jan. and June.

Aug., and Dec.
Franklin, at Farmington, last Tues. Şagadahoc, at Bath, 1st Tu. March,
April and Dec.

July, and Nov.
Hancock, at Ellsworth, 4th Tu. Jan. Somerset, at Skowhegan, 1st Tues.
and 2d Tues. April and Oct.

March and Aug., and 2d Tues. Dec.
Kennebec, at Augusta, 3d Tues. Ap., Waldo, at Belfast, 3d Tues. April,
Aug., and Dec.

Aug., and Dec.
Knox, at Rockland, 1st Tue. Ap. and Washington, at Machias, 1st Wed.
Dec., and 3d Tues. Aug.

aft. 1st Tues. Jan. and Oct.; at Calais, 1st
Lincoln, at Wiscasset, 2d Tues. May, Wed, aft. 4th Tu. April.
1st Mon. Sept., and last Mon. Dec.

York, at Alfred, 2d Tu. Ap. and Oct.

1879.

JANUARY, First Month.

m.

O's Declination.

Astronomical Calculations.
Days. d. m. Days. d. m. Days. d. m. Days. Id. m.Days. d.

1 23 S. O 7 22 22 13 21 28 19 20 19 25 18
2 22 55 8 22 14 14 21 17 20 20 6 26 18
3 22 49 9 22 5 15 21 6 21 1952 27 18

22 43 10 21 56 16 20 55 22 1939 28 18
22 36 11 21 47 17 20 43 23 19 25 29 17
22 29 12 21 38 18 20 31 24 19 10 30 17

56 41 25 10 53 37

O Full Moon, 8th day, 6h. 16m., morning, W.
( Last Quarter, 15th day, 5h. 31m., morning, E.

New Moon, 22d day, 6h. 19m., morning, E.
) First Quarter, 30th day, 6h. 13m., morning, E.

Full Sea, D's D

Day of

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Year.

Day of

Month.
Day of
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Week.

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Sets. h. m. h.

Length Day's
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m.

Boston.
Morn| Even

Place.
h.

m. h.

h. m.

m.

Sets. Souths. h. m. h.

m. 0 58 6 45 2 0 7 29 3 3 8 16

2

5 2 morp.

Torn
1 W.17 30 4 38 9 8 0 5 31 91 51 6 h'd

2 Th. 7 30 4 39 9 9 0 6 4 10 6+ 6% nok
3 3 Fr. 7 30 4 39 990 6 4 11 71 72 n'k
4. 4 Sa. 17 30 4 40 9100 7 5 12 81 82 n’k | 4 71 9 7

5 S.7 30 4 41 9 110 8 5 13 9 93 arm 5 910 0

6 M. 7 30 4 42 9120 9 6 14 93101 arm 6 710 56 7 7 Tu.7 30 4 43 9 13 0 10 6 15 101 11 br. rises 11 52 8 8 W. 7 30 4 44 9 14 0 11 70 111 112 br. 9

9 Th.7 30 4 45 9 15 0 12 717 0 h’rt 6 15 0 47 10 10 Fr. 17 29 4 46 9 170 14 718 01 04 h'rt 7 29 1 39 11 11 Sa. 7 29 4 48 9 19 0 16 8 19 11 1jbel. 8 43 2 30 12 12 S. 7 29 4 49 920 0 17 8 2012 21 bel. 9 56 3 18 13 13 M. 7 28 4 50 9 22 0 19 9 21 23 3 rei. 11 9 4 6 14 14 Tu. 7 28 4 51 9 230 20 922 31 4 rei. morn. 4 55 15 15 W. 7 27 4 52 9 25 0 22 923 47 5 rei. O 23 5 45 16 16 Th.7 27 4 53 9 260 23 10 24 5 6 sec. 1 40 6 39 17 17 Fr. 7 26 4 54 9 28 0 25 10 25 61 7 sec. 2 55 7 35 18 18 Sa. 7 26 4 56 9 30 0 27 11 2671 81 thi. 4 7 8 34 I9 199.7 25 4 574 9 32 0 291 27 87 94 thi. 5 13 9 35 20 20 M. 7 25 4 59 9 34 0 31 11 28 97 102 kn. 6 8 10 34 21 21 Tu. 7 24 5 0 9 36 0 33 12 29 108 111 kn. sets 11 30 22 22 W. 7 23 5 1 9 380 35 12 0114 legs 5 24 0 23 23 23 Th.7 23 5 2 9 39 0 36 12 1 0 04 legs 6 33 1 11 24 24 Fr. 7 22 5 3 9 410 38 12 2 08 14 feet 7 38 1 55 25 25 Sa. 7 21 5 5 9 440 41 13 3 11 13 feet 8 41 2 37 26 26 S.7 20 5 6 9 46 0 43 13 4 2 21 feet 9 43 3 18 27 27 M. 7 19 5 7 9 48 0 45 13 5 23 3 hd 10 45 3 59 28 28 Tu. 7 18 5 9 9 51 0 48 13 6 31 31 h’d 11 46 4 40 29 29 W. 7 17 5 10 9 53 0 50 13 7 4 41 n'k morn. 5 22 30 30 Th 7 165 11 9 550 52 14 8 49 5 Bok 0 48 6 8 31 31 Fr. 7 15 5 13 958 0 55 14 9 54 6 n'k 1 50 6 56

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JANUARY hath 31 days.

1879.

Sunlight of the heavenly day,

Mighty to revive and cheer!
Bless

our yet untrodden way ;
Lead us through the entered year.

ANXA L. WARING.

D. M.

D'. W.

Aspects, Holidays, Events,

Farmer's Calendar. Weather, &c. 1/W. Circumcision, { Legislature meets in

The morning salutation now 2 Th. O in Per. Very low tides.is, A happy new year! But the 3 Fr. 20.66 Pleasant.

great problem is to make it so,

and that does not turn on out4 Sa.

Signs of a storm. ward circumstances so much as 5 E 20 Sun. after Christmas. some suppose. The rich are not, 6 Mo. ( runs high. Epiphany. as a class, happier than the poor. 7 Tu. Turkish army captured by Russians at Mental activity is the source of shipka Pass, 1878.

contentment, and the busy brain 8W. Legislature meets in Connecticut.

makes the happy mind. The 9 Th. & in Aph.

Vic. Emmanuel, king wisest of all petitions is, “ Give

of Italy, d. at Rome, 10 Fr. High tides.

aged 57, 1878.

me neither poverty nor riches.” 11 Sa. 6 # C. L. of n. 14h. 41m. When Webster was asked what 12 E 1st Sund. after Epiphany. get through a spell of hot weath

he thought was the best way to 13 Mo. 16th. Samuel Bowles, edítor Springfield

Republican, died, aged 52, 1878. er, his reply was, Keep busy, 14 Tu.( in Perigee. Cold. keep the mind at work, and you 15 W. Gold 102, 1878.

won't think of it. Life hangs 16 Th. Low tides. $ gr. elon. W. heavy, and drags, on those who

have nothing to do. There is 17 Fr. Franklin born, 1706 (O. S. 6th.)

always work on the farm; and 18 Sa. 19th. 6 I C. Still cold. these long winter evenings and 19 E 20 Sund. after Epiphany. crisp days can be filled so full 20 Mo. 6$ ( 19th. ( runs low. that they will seem all too short,

and we wonder where they have 21 Tu. 22d. O eclip.; inv. in U. S.

gone. Keep a sharp eye on the 22 W. 234. High tides.

stock Cows well wintered are 23 Th.Ć , , 64. half summered. Study their 24 Fr. Snow or rain. comfort.

Give them good bed25 Sa. Conversion of St. Paul.

ding, a few roots at fixed hours,

and a daily carding. The barn 26 E 30 Sund. after Epiphany. cellar needs looking after. Mix 27 Mo. 6h (, OYO.

the muck and the loam. Settle 28 Tu.

Sloshy weather. up old scores. It is a good plan 29 W. (in Apogee.

to pay as you go; but if this 30 Th. Na

can't be done, keep the accounts

straight at least and get no deep31 Fr.

Const. amend. prohib. slavery in U. S.
passed by House of Reps., 1865.

er into the mud,

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