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Abbeys .

Bacon, How cut........... 275 Burglary, Ins. against 260
Abbreviations

Badminton Association...

397

*Burma
Aberdeen, Diocese of
134 Baggage, Customs Regls.

336

Burns and Scalds......... 299, 303
Aberdeen University......... 14?

*Bahamas

453

Butcher's Meat, How cut 273
Abyssinia ......
......... 437, 470* Bangor, Diocese of

118
Academicians ....... 164, 165 Bank Div. and Trans. Days 243

Cabinet Ministers .............. 67
Accidents, Insur, against... 260 Bank Holidays

3 Calendar for 1902 ............8-31
Acts of Parliament, New... 96 Banking Directory...

...... 220

Calendar, Notes on the...... 2, 7
Address, Forms of..........
215 Bankruptcy, Courts of ...... 106

Calendar for 1901-1904
*Aden and Perim
450 Bankruptcy, Notes on ...... 256 Calendar Notes for 10 Years

5
Administrations, British 67 Banks, Country .............. 234

Calvinistic Church ...

141
Administrators, Duties of... 253 Banks, London

235 Cambridge University

146
Admiralty, The ......... 102, 189 Baptist Church

141

*Canada
Admiralty Div. H. Ct. *Barbados

453 Canterbury, Province of

117
Justice

107

Barometrical Notes 32-43. 60 *Cape Colony
Afghanistan
**...• 437, 470*
*Basutoland
453 Card-leaving

294
*Africa, East..
459 Bath, Order of the......
209 Cardboards, Sizes of

247
* Africa, British Central
455 Bath and Wells, Diocese of 118 Carlisle, Diocese of

125
Agricultural Colleges 151 Battles, Great.

205 Carriages, Daty on

......... 238
Agricultural Notes ......... 417 Battleships of Brit. Navy 184-3 Do., Ir surancz of............ 260
Agricultural Returns....... 427

Bavaria

432 Carriers' Rates

............... 218
Agriculture, Board of
102, 105 Beagles, Packs of ............ 376 Carving, Rules for

274
Ague, Treatment of ... 29, 303

*Bechuanaland

453

Cashel, Diocese of ............ 138
Albert Medal Order

......... 209
Bedford College
150 Cathedral Services

117--128
Aldermen of London 441
Bees and Beekeeping 284 Cats, Diseases of

... 334
Almanac-(see Calendar).

Belgium

432, 471 Celebrated Musicians 183
Ambassadors, &c. ......432–437 Bengalee Calendar.....

4
Celebrated Painters ....

182
America, U.S. of ...... 437, 479*

*Bermudas ....

454
Celo

of the Day 168—181
Amusements, London ...... 401

“Best on Record” List
393 Census, Notes on the

..... 35
Anatomy

........ 309 Bethnal Green Museum 166 Central Criminal Court...... 103
Ancient Lights ................ 258

Bible Christians ................ 140 Century, Events of Past
* Andaman Islands ............ 463 Billiards, Notes on............ 365 *Ceylon

459 )
Anemometers ......

61
Bills of Exchange
238 Chamberlain, Lord Great

103
Angling, Notes on ........ 359 Bills of Sale.....

Chancery Div. of H. Court 106
Annuities to Royal Family . 64 Birds, Diseases of

335 Charity Commission
Antidotes for Poisons

302 Birthdays of Royal Family 63 Chester, Diocese of..... 1265
Apoplexy, Treatment of 299, 303 Births, Registration of ...... 252 Chichester, Diocese of ....

119
Appeal, Court of........ 106 Bishops, English.........117--128 Children, Guardianship of 252
Apprentices' Indentures 238 Bishops, Irish ............ 135, 139

Chile

.............. 437, 471*
Archbhps.of Ch. of Eng. 117, 125 Bishops, Scotch

........ 134, 139
China

433, 471*
Do., Past
128 Bisley Meeting

386 China, Marks on... 289
Archbishops of Ireland 135, 139 Bites, Treatment of

239
Chinese Troubles, The ......

355
Archery, Notes on...... 362, 397 Bleeding, To arrest......2 39, 303 Christianity, Divisions of... 142
Arches, Court of ......

Boating
383 Chronicle of Year

417-426
Area of Continents...

Boat Races

384 Church Colours
Argentine Republic ... 437, 470* Board of Education

Church Lessons............ 32-43
Argyll & the Isles, Dioc. ... 134 Board of Trade

104
Church Vestments

116
Arithmetical Terms
247 Board Schools.

155
Church of England

115-128
Armagh, Ecc. Prov. of 136, 139 Boer War ................

Church of Ireland ............ 135
Armorial Bearings ............ 238 Bolivia..

437, 471* Church of Rome ....

139
Army, British
197 Bolton Abbey

129 Churches of Scotland 134, 139
Do., Administration

199
Book Post..

... 212, 213

Civil Service Commission... 162
Do., Cost of ....
199 Books, Sizes of

247
Civil List

64
Do., Commissions in 200 Boots and Shoes, Szes of... 268 Clogher, Diocese of
Do., Composition of ...... 197 *Borneo, British North

...... 454

Close Time for Game......... 388
Do., Promotion in ........ Botanical Terms...

278

Close Time for Salmon ...... 359
Do., Uniforms of ............ 204 Bows, How to tie ............. 271 Clothing, Sizes of ........... 268
Army and Navy, Ranks in 200 Brazil

437, 471* Do., Measurement for...... 270
Army Purchase Comm,

Brechin, Diocese of

135
Clouds, Notes on

58
Army Reform ...
354 Breeders' Table

380

Coals and Coke, Weight of 245
Armies, Foreign
Bribery, Notes on

Coast Defence Vessels 189
Art of the Past Year 418 Bristol, Diocese of....

119

Colds, Treatment of ......... 300
Art Galleries and Schools... 164 British Army-(see Army). College of Art

165
*Ascension Island

450 British Empire, Area & Pop. 343 College of Music............... 160
Assurances, Notes on ...... 25
British Navy ...... 184-190

College of Preceptors ...... 150
Asthma, Treatment of 299, 303 *British Central Africa

455 College Degrees & Hoods 147, 148
Astronomical Notes......6, 8-31 *British Columbia

...... 457 Colleges ............ 145–152, 16
Astronomical Signs, &c. 7

*British Guiana

455 Colleges of Science

........ 150
Athletics

363, 397
*British Honduras.

455
Colombia

437, 472*
Atmosphere Notes on ...... 59 British Museum

164 1 *Colonial Governors

449
Attorney, Powers of

British Orders .......

209

Colonial Office
*Australasia

Bruises, Treatment of 299, 303

*Colonial Postal Delivery
Australian Federation
...... 355 Budding, Notes on

...... 277

*Colonial Information 449—439
Austria-Hungary...... 432, 470* Buildings, Height of........ 341 *Colonies, Cr. Agts. for the 469
Automobilism
.... 354 Bulgaria

433, 471* { Coma, Treatment of ......... 300
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Comets, Notes on

6 Drama, Notes of past Year 421 Foreign Armies
Commons, House of—(see Drowning, Treatment of

300 *Foreign Countries...... 470-480
House of Commons).
Dryburgh Abbey ...... 131 Do., Fleets of

190
Compass, Mariner's ......... 195

Dublin, Ece. Prov. of 137, 139 Do., Sovereigns of 436-437
Concussion of Brain 300, 303 Do., Map of

347 Foreign Ministers

432-437
*Congo Free State

Dublin University
150 Foreign Mails

213
Congregationalist Church 141 Duchy of Cornw. JI

102 Foreign Money

237
Continental Holidays
6 Duchy of Lancaster

Foreign Navies

19
Continental Time
.......... 349 Ducks, Notes on

... 325

Foreign Office
Continents, Area of ......... 348

Dukes' Households

66 Foreign Postal Information 213
Convocation, Houses of

143
Durham, Diocese of

Foreign Telegram Rates 215
Convulsions, Tr’mt. of 200, 303
Durham University ...... 149

Fountains Abbey ..*.***..... 130
*Corea.
.... 472

Foxhounds

...... 394
Cork, Diocese of
138 Ear, Bodies in......

300 France

........433, 473
Cornwall, Duchy of
102 Early Closing Days

Free Church of England 142
Coronation of the King...... 65 *cast Africa

459
Free Church of Scotland

135
Coroners' Inquests.... 252

Ecciesiastic Calendar

6 Freemasonry
Corporation of London

441
Ecclesiastic Colours

...... 140

French Phrases
*Costa Rica

472
Ecclesiastic Courts

108 French Weights & Measures 248
Coughs

303, 303

Ecclesiastical Commission Friendly Societies Registry 102
County Council
81 Ecclesiastical Information

115

Frosts, Notes on....
County Court Notes ......... 107

Ecclesiastical Vestments 116 Funerals, Notes on............ 297
County Officials
109 Eclipses

56
Furness Abbey

13e
Counties, Area and Pop. 10)

Ecuador
437, 472* Furniture, Styles of

261
Country Banks
234 Edinburgh Art Galleries

167
Fuslee Calendar

4
Coursing

366, 397 Edinburgh, Diocese of ...... 135
Court of Arches

Edinburgh, Map of ......... 347

*Gambia

466
Court of Faculties

.......... 108
Edinburgh University ...... 150 Game, Close Time for

388
Courts of Law..

106
Education, Board of 102,105.165 Game Licenses

239
Cows, Notes on ................ 311

Do., Public...... 155--159 Gardening Notes 32-43
*Crete

472
Egypt

437, 473* Garter, Ordir of the
Cricket, Notes on ...... 367, 397 Election, Cost of an

81 Gas Meters ......

298
Cricket Championships...... 368 Electors, Qualifications of Geese, Notes on

327
Criminal Courts
108 Electric Meters

298 Geological Survey Office

** 103
Croquet, Notes on...... 370, 397 Elementary Education 155 Germany..

434, 474
*Croup, Treatment of ... 300, 303 Ely, Diocese of

119 Gestation, Periods for

380
Crowland Abbey.......
129 E nergencies, Med. & Surg 2,3 "Gibraltar

460
*Crown Agents for Colonies 463

Emetics...

300
Girton College......

147
Crown of India Order
Emigrants' Office

Glasgow Art Galleries

...... 167
Cruisers of Navy - ............ 185 Employers' Liability, Ins. 260 Glasgow Dioc se

134
Custom House....... 102, 104 England, Map of

342 Glasgow University

150
Customs Regulations......... 336 Engravings, Terms for 182 Glastonbury Abbey

129
Cycle Racing .... 355, 33 Enlısting in the Ariny

Gloucester, Diocese of
Cycles, Railway Rates for 373 Epilepsy, Treatment of 301, 303 *Gold Coast

460
Do.,

Insurance of......... 260 Episcopal Church of Scot. 134 Golf, Notes on.......... 375, 307
Cycling Law Notes
257 Epochs correspdg. with

year 3 Government Offices
Cycling Notes

.......... 372 Est. and Leg. Duties... 239 Government, The ........... 67
Cycling Records..
372 Etiquette, Notes on ......... 234 Governments, Past.

67
Cyclists' Lp.-lig'atng. Table 373 Excise Duties

2784242 Grafting and Budding

...... 277
Cyclones, Notes on
61 Exchequer & Audit Office 102 Greece

434, 474)
*Cyprus
459 Executors, Duties of......... 253 Greek Calendar

5
Exeter, Diocese of
119 Greengrocer's Measures

246
Dairies, Notes on ............ 311 Express Post-Delivery 211 Greenhouses, Insurance of 260,
Day, Length of ...
7

Gresham College ..... 151
Deaths, Registration of 252 Faculty Court ...

108 Guardianship of Children... 252
Declination of Sun ......7, 8-31 Fainting, Remedy for

301, 303
Guatemala

437, 4759
Degrees, University
Fairs & Market Days

Guildhall School of Music 16a
Delirium Tremens
300 *Falkland Islands
459 Gunboats, British

188
Denmark....
433, 472* Family Doctor, The

....... 299

Guns, Proof Marks on ...... 383
Derry & Raphoe, Dioc. of 136 Farm-yard Notes ............ 311 Gymnastics
Dew and Frost, Notes on 59 Fashions of the Day ...... 267
Diocesan Officials ......117-139 Fidelity Guarantee Ins'nce 260 Haiti

437, 475*
Do., Scotch
.......... 134 *Fiji

460 Hall Marks on Plate.... 288
Do., Irish ....

136 Financial Notes ............... 418 Harriers, Packs of
Diphtheria, Treatmt. of 300, 303 Fire Insurance

Harvest Moon.....
Diseases of Animals .......... 334 Fishing Licenses...

362 Hedges and Ditcnes ....
Dislocations, Treatment of 300 Fishing, Notus on...... 359--362

Heirs Wanted
Dissenting Churches ....... Fits, Treatment of

... 301
Henley Regatta

383
Distinguished Service Order 210 *Flags of Nations.... -470-480 Heraldry, Notes on

292
Dividend & Transfer Days 243 Fleets of Foreign Countries 190 Heralds' College

103
Divorce Divn, of High Čt. 107 Flower Pots, Sizes of ...... 246 Hereford, Diocese of......... 120
Doctor, The Family ......... 299 Flowers, Language of

278
Herkomer School

166
Dog Tax ....
239 Fogs, Notes on

5) High Court of Justice
Dogs, Notes on ..........

318, 335
Food in Senso:

32-43

HighWtr. Lon.Br. 94-31,194,195
Down, Diocese of

.... 137
Football, Notes on ...... 373, 397

Do. Ports

193
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Hockey Associations.... 377 Judicature, Supr. Court of 106 Lords-Lieut. of Counties

109
Holidays, Old English 57 Judicial Com. (Privy Coun.) 105 Loser and Finder
Public
4 Jumping Records

393 Luggage, Customs Regs.... 336
Do.,
Continental 6 Jurors, Notes about ......... 255 Lunacy Commission

JO3
Holloway College ... 150 Justice, High Court of ...... 106 Lunar Occultations

57
Holy Cross College ......... 150
Home Office....

103
Killaloe, Diocese of

138

Male Servants' Tax ......... 241
Homeopathic Remedies
... 303 Kilmore, Diocese of

137

*Malta......
Honduras......... 437, 455*, 475*

King's Bench

107
Manchester, Diocese of

127
*Hong Kong ..
461 King's College, London

150

Map of

......... 345
Honours, University ... 145, 146 King's Household

66 *Manitobi

457
Hoods, University ......... 148 King's Income....

62 Manures and their Use...... 246
Horses, Notes on
314 Kings and Queens of Eng. 62 Map of World

192
Do., Care of........... 316, 335 Kings of Arms.

TO3 Maps

..... 342-347
Do.,
Insurance of......... 260 Kirkstall Abbey

130 Maps, Notes on Ordnance 342
Hounds, Packs of
........ 39 Knot, Scarf or Bow, to tie... 271

Mariner's Compass........... 195
House Agents, Notes on ...
249 Knots, Sailors'.

196 Market Days
House of Commons ...... 76-93

Marketing Table.....

244
Do., Composition of 81 *Labrador

464 Marriage Licences............ 250
Do., Biographical Notes 82-93 *Labuan

463 Marriages, Notes on .......... 250
Do., Proceedings in
94 Lacrosse, Notes on...... 376, 397

Married Women's Property 251
Do., Speakers in .... 81 *Lagos...

466 Master and Servant

249
Do., Officers of

81 Lancaster, Duchy of......, Masters of the Supreme Ct. 106
Houses of Convocation

143
Landlord and Tenant......... 249

*Mauritius

464
Houses of Laymen... 144
Land Tax......

Measures for Clothing
240

270
House of Lords ............68-75 Language of Flowers......

278 Meat, How cut

..... 273
Do., Court of.......
106 Latin Phrases

444

Meath, Diocese of .
Households, Royal...
66 Law Courts

Medical Emergencies....... 299
Housekeepers’ Pages......... 261 Law Notes

249
Medical Fees

............ 304
Housing of Working Classes 356 Law Officers.....

Medical Terms

305
Humidity of Atmosphere ... 59 Law Sittings and Terms

4
Melrose Abbey

131
Hunting

394
Law Vacations

4

Members of Parliament...76–93
Husband and Wife............ 251 Lawn Tennis ............ 377, 397

Mercator's Chart of World 192
Laymen, House of..

Meteorological Council...... 103
Imperial Institute ............ 166 Leases, Stamps on

240

Meteorological Notes......... 58
Income, Table for
............ 244 *Leeward Islands.....

Methodists

.... 140
Income Tax
240 Legacy Duties.,

241
Metric System..

......... 248
Do.,
1870–1901 243 Legal Notes.......

249

Mexico
Incubation, Period for 380 Legal Tender

258 Military Administration 199
*India
461 Length of Day

7
Mineral Waters

................ 397
* Do., Governors-General 463 *Liberia

475
Ministries, Past

67
India Office
............. 103 Library Books, Sizes..

Ministry, The Present

67
Indian Orders

Licences
...242, 362, 388 Mint, The..........

103
Industrial Schools Office
104 Lichfield, Diocese of ....

120
Mists, Notes on

59
Infectious Diseases....

...... 254
Life Assurance

259
Mohammedan Calendar

4
Inhabited House Duty...... 239

Lights, Ancient

258
Money Lenders Act .........

258
Inland Revenue Office ...... 103 Limerick, Diocese of.....

138 Money Order Rates

214
Insect Enemies
282 Lincoln, Diocese of

Money, Slang Terms for ...

317
Insurance, Forms of
259 Literature of the Year

...... 420 Money, Value of Foreign... 237
1.O.U.'s, Notes on
258 Liverpool, Diocese of........

126 Montenegro

437, 476*
Ireland, Churches of ... 135, 139 Do., Map of ............ 346

Monthly Notes............2, 8-30
Do., Local Gov. Board 105 Liverpool Univer. College... 149 Moon, Changes of, &c.
Do., Map of ...... ..... 343) Livery Companies

442 Moravian Church

......... 141
Dept.of Agriculture 105 Llandaff, Diocese of

121

Moray & Ross, Diocese of 134
Irish Art Galleries 167 Lloyd's Signal Stations...... 191 Morocco
Do. County Officials

...... 113

Local Gov. Board ......103, 105 Mortgages, Stamps on ...... 241
Do. Law Officials

105 Lockjaw, Treatment of...... 301 Motor Cars, Laws, &c....... 257
Do. Marriages ............... 251 Locomotion, Rapid

356

Mountains, Height of ...... 341
Do. Nat.SteeplechaseCom. 397 Lodging House Keepers ... 249 Mourning, Etiquette of...... 297
Do. Secretary's Office

105
London Amusements......... 401

Movable Feasts

4
Do. Officers of State 105

London Banks...

235
Museums

164
Do. Public Offices
105 London Census

..... 351

Music of the past Year 421
Do. Parcels Rate

218
London Corporation ......... 441

Musical Notes and Signs... 163
Do. Railways
338 London, Diocese of

117

Musical Colleges.........160—162
Do. Turf Club
397 London Livery Companies 442

Musical Degrees...

162
Do. Universities
150 London, Map of ..
345 Musicians, Celebrated

183
Italy
..........434, 475* London Postal Information 212 Mythology, Ancient

......... 23
London School Board

415
#Jamaica.....
...... 463 London University........... 149

*Natal

464
Japan

434, 475
Lord Gt. Chamb.'s Office... 103

National Debt....

99
Jewels, Meaning of
278 Lord Privy Seal

104

National Debt Office......... 103
Jewish Calendar....

4
Lords of Appeal.

106 National Defences
Jockey Club.....

397 Lords, House of .............68–75 National Expenditure 100
Judge Adv.-General's Office 103
Composition of 75 National Gallery

164
Judges of the High Court 106

Do.,
Officers of ...... 75

Nat. Gall. of British Art ... 166
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National Hunt Committee 397 Patents, Notes on .... 254 *Queensland

... 452
National Portrait Gallery... 164

Pay Office...
103 Questions of the Day

..... 354
Natural History Notes...... 425 Peerage
Natural History Museum 164 Perseus, New Star in........ 6 Races, Winners of Principal 38
Naval Administration ...... 189 Persia

435, 477* Do., Cross Country 363
Navy, Cost of
189 Personal Memoranda.. .... 447

Racial Statistics

348
Navy, Ranks in Army and 200 Peru......

437, 477* Racing, Noles on

379, 397
Navy Reform
357 Peterboro', Diocese of

Railway Rates for Parcels 218
Navy, Vessels of the Brit. 184 Phrenological Notes ........ 353

Do. for Cycles... 373
Navy, Strength of

.... 190

Picture Galleries...... 164 Railway Tunnels
Navies, Foreign

190 Pigeons, Notes on ............ 330 Railway Runs............ 338, 339
*Nepaul

Ping Pong, Game of ......... 378 Railways, Notes on .... 337
Netherlands
...........435, 476*
Planetary System ............5-7

Rain and Rain Gauges
Netley Abbey
133 Planets, Rising, &c. ...... 9-31

Rainfall Records ......... 32-43
*New Brunswick ...
457 Plate, Hall Marks on

Rates and Taxes

238
Newcastle, Diocese of ...... 127 Plate, Insurance of............ 259 Ready Reckoner..

244
Do., Map of........
346 Plymouth Brethren

141 Record Office, Public
*Newfoundland.
464 Poisons, Antidotes for
302 Records, List of

393
*New Guinea....

Police Rate

241 Red Cross, Order of
Newnham College

147
Political Notes of Past Year 422 Reform Act, 1885

81
*New South Wales
451 Polytechnics.....

...... 151 Reformatory Schools Office 104
Newspaper Postal Rates 211, 213 Poor Rate...

........ 241

Reformed Episcopal Church 142
Newstead Abbey
133 Popes of Rome
139 Regalia of Great Britain

65
*New Zealand
465 Population of Counties ...... 109 Regimental Uniforms

204
Next of Kin...

430

Do. of Towns .... 220 Regiments, List of Army 197
Nicaragua

437, 476*
Do. of Brit. Empire 349

Registrar-Gen'l's Office 104, 105
*Nicobar Islands

463

Do.

of the World 348 Registration, Births, &c. . 252
Nicknames, Regimental 197
Do. of Countries...... 349 Do.,

Postal

212, 213
*Nigeria

... 465 Porcelain, Marks on ......... 289 Religion, Notes for Past Yr. 423
Noms de Plume
438 Portugal
.... 435, 477* Religious Statistics

......... 142
Nonconformist Churches ... 140 Post Office

104, 211 Representative Peers

75
*North-West Territories...... 457 Post Office Savings Bank... 214 Revenue and Expenditure
Norway

436, 479*
Postal Information ....., 211-215 *Rhodesia

466
Norwich, Diocese of ......... 121 Postal Order Rates

........... 214

Rifle Shooting ............ 386, 397
*Nova Scotia.

457
Postal Reforms
.......... 217 Ripon, Diocese of

227
Pottery, Ma:ks on

....... 289
Riveaulx Abbey

132
Observatories.

56, 103
Poultry & Poultry Keeping 322 Riveis, Length of

341
Obstetrical Table ............. 304

Poultry, Diseases of

.... 335
Road Measures

247
Occultations..

Do., Parasites of ......... 282 Rochester, Diocese of
57
Precious Stones

278 Roman Indiction...
Oceans, Depth and Area ... 341
Officer's Rank, How
Presbyterian Churches 138, 141

Roman Church
to

139
Primitive Methodists 140 Rowing, Notes on ...... 383, 397

204
Old English Holidays

*Prince Edward Island

457 Royal Academy of Arts 164
57
*Oman...

Princesses' Households...... 66
476

Royal Academy of Music... 160
*Ontario

Printing Papers, Sizes of 247 Royal Academy School 165
457

Prison Commission...... 104, 105
*Orange River Colony..... 460

Royal College of Art......... 165
Oiders of Great Britain

Private Telegraph Wires 21 Royal College of Music...... 103

203
Ordnance Survey Office
Privy Council

Royal College of Science ... 165
103
Ordnance Maps, Notes on 342

Privy Seal Office

...... 104, 105
Royal Family,B'thd'ys,&c. 63

66
Ossory, Diocese of ............ 138

Probate Div. (H. C. Chan.) 107 Royal Households ............
Owens College......
Promotion in Army

Royal Red Cross.............. 210
......... 149
Oxford University
Provincial Directory

Royal Victorian Order ...... 210
............ 145
Oxford, Diocese of

Promissory Notes
238 Rulers of Countries

432-437
Proof Marks on Guns 389 Rumania
Oxford & Camb. Boat Race 384

437, 477*
Pseudonyms..

438 Running Records 363, 364, 393
Public Buildings, Heights of 341 Russia

435, 477
*Pacific Islands...

466

Do.,
Office of... 105
Russian Calendar

5
Packs of Hounds .......... 394

Public Holidays

4, 6
Painters, Celebrated ......... 182 Public Offices

Sailors' Knots

196
Palmistry, Notes on ....... 416 Public Record Office

104 Salmon Fishing, Close Time 359
Papers, Sizes of ......... 247 Public Schools....

152 Salisbury, Diocese of ......... 124
Paraguay

437, 476*
Public Works Loan Board

104

Salvador
Parcels Post Rates...... 212, 214

437, 478*
Publicans' Licenses

242

Salvation Army .... 141
Parcels Rates
218

Samvat Calendar
Parliament, Members of 76-93 Quakers

141 *San Domingo

478
Do., Acts of
96 Qualifications of Electors... 101 *Sarawak

467
Parliamentary Informa’n 68–99 Quarter Days

4 Saxony

436
Reform .......... 357 Quarter Sessions, Court of 108

Scholarships

146
Do. Representation ico Do., County

School Board Rate............ 241
Paris Telephone Rate ...... 215 *Quebec

458 Schools, Public

152
Passports, Regs, respecting 336 Queen Anne's Bounty ... 104 Scientific Terms

247
Past Ministries
67 Queen Victoria's Descndts. 63 Scotch Art Galleries

167
Past Year, Chronicle of 417–426 Queen's Colleges......... 150 Scotch County Officials
Past Century, Events of

428
Queen's Household

66

Scotch Education Depart. 105
Patent Office
103 Queens of England

62] Scotch Law Officials ......... 105
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PAGE

PAGE
Scotch Marriages

250
St. Patrick's College 150

Universities and Colleges... 145
Scotch Officers of State...... 105 St. Patrick, Order of.....

University Boat Race 384
Scotch Parcels Rates......... 219 St. Saviour's, Southwark ... 123 University Colleges ........ 150
Sootch Public Offices.......... 105 Stationery Office ....

104

University Cricket Matches 370
Scotch Railways

337 Stings, Treatment of ........ 299 University Degree Hoods 148
Scotch Universities

149
Storm and Wind Signals 61 University Degrees

147, 162
Scotland, Churches of...134, 139 Storms, Notes on...

-58, 60

University Honours...... 145, 146
Do.,
Local Gov. Board 105 *Straits Settlements..

University Musical Degrees 162
Do.,

344

Strikes and Lock-outs ...... 358 University Terms
Do.,

Office of Sec. for 105 Suffragan Bishops ......117--128 Uruguay ..........437, 480
Sculling Champions 386 Sun, Rising and Setting... 8-31
Seasons, Dates of

3 Sunday Lessons...

32-43
Secondary Education
Sunshine Records......... 32--43

Vaccination, Law of ......... 252
Secretary for Scotland
Sunstroke, Treatment of

Valley Crucis Abbey
105

...... 132

302, 303
Seeding Power of Weeds

.... 61

Velocity of Wind
246 Supreme Court of Jud.

...... 106
Seeds to sow an Acre

Venezuela
...... 246 Surgical Emergencies 299

437, 480*
Self-Meas'm'nt for Clothing 270 Sweden and Norway 436, 478*

Vernal Indications

426
Servants, Tax on
241 Swimming

Vestments, Ecclesiastical... 116

:193, 397 *Victoria
Servia

437, 478*
Switzerland
436, 479

452

Victoria Coll. of Music ......
**Seychelles Islands

160
.......... 464 Symbols, Astronomical

7
Shamrock II.

Vict. and Albert Museum... 165
392
Sheffield University Coll. ... 150
Table Tennis

Vict. and Albert, Order of 210

378
Shipping and Seamen's

Victoria Cross
*Tasmania

452

Victoria Cross Awards
Registry

206
Tattersall's Committee
104

397
Shooting Licences

Victoria University,
Taxes, Notes on

149

Victorian Order
Shooting, Notes on 386 Technical Colleges......

151
Shot, Number tu lb.

389
Technical Education

Voters, Qualifications of

158
Siam

Telegram Code

352
Sickness, Insurance ag iinst 250 Telegraph Wires (Private) 215 Wages, Rates of .............

358
Sierra Leone
467 Telegraphic Information ...

214
Wages Table

244
Signal Stations
191 Telephone Notes...... 215

Wakefield, Diocese of ...... 128
Signs, Astronomical

7 Temperature Records ... 32-43 Walking Records......... 364, 393
Sizes of Books, Papers, &c. 247 Tenancy of a House ........

249
Wallace Collection..

166
Do. of Clothing
268 Tennis, Notes on ...... 377, 397

War Office

104, 199
Do. of Flower Pots 246 Thames Conservancy...

Water Dept., Metrop. 103
Skating

397

Theatre Plans...... 402 414 Waterloo Cup Winners
Slade School
Theological Colleges.. 151

Water Rate

242
Slang Terms for Money 317 Thermometers, Notes on ... 60 Waverley Abbey.

133
Snake Bites

302 Thermometric Records... 32-43 Weather Changes 32-43
Snow and Hail, Notes on... 59 Thistle, Order of...

Weather, Notes on the

425
Societies Governing Sports 397

Thunderstorms
58 Weddings, Etiquette at

294
Society Notes for Past Year 424

Tide Tables...... 9-31, 193-195 Weeds, Seeding Power of... 246
Sodor and Man, Diocese of 128 Time, Difference in

340

Weights and Measures 244–246
Solar Cycle

Time, Standard

I91

#Wei-Hai-Wei
Soldier, How to become a... 200 Tintern Abbey..

131
Welsh Church

141
*Somali Coast
468 Tithe Rent Charge Table 154

Welsh Universities..

149
Somerset House
...... 102, 103 Titles, Abbreviations for 216 Welsh County Officials.

109
*South Australia
452 *Tobago

Wesleyan Church

140
South African War

Topics of the Day
354 Wesleyan Colleges

152
South Kensington Museum 165 Torpedo Boats & Destroyers 187 *Western Australia

453
Southwell, Diocese of
...... 124 Trade, Board of ..... ........ 104

Westminster Abbey

118
Sovereigns, Foreign ... 432—437

Trade Licences

242
Whitby Abbey..

132
Sowing an Acre, Seeds for 246 Trade Marks Registry ...... 104

Wills, Notes on

253
Spain

436, 478* Transfer Days at Bank..... 243 Winchester, Diocese of...... 118
Speakers of House of Com. 81 *Transvaal.

468 *Windward Islands

469
Sports and Amuscments 359 Transvaal War, Diary of ... 208 Winds, Notes on

61
Sports, Societies Governing 397 Travellers, Information for 336 Wines, How to Select

276
Sprains
303 Treasury, The........

104 Wingfield Sculls
Staghounds, Packs of
394 Trees, Overhanging 258

Winners of Races

381
Stamping Deeds ...
243 *Trinidad

Wireless Telegraphy. 217
Stamp Duties, &c.
............ 238 Trinity House....

104

Women's Colleges ...... 147, 157
Star Charts
.44 -55 Truro, Diocese of

124
Woods and Forests Office

105
Star of India, Order

Tuam, Diocese of
137 Worcester, Diocese of

124
Star in Perseus, New
6 Do., Roman

140 Works and Pub. Bldgs. 105
St. Albans, Diocese of ...... 123 Tunnels, Railway

338 Wounds, Treatment of ....

302
St. Andrews University 150 Turkey

437, 479*
Wrecks in 1900

195
St. Andrews, Diocese of 135, 139 Turkeys, Notes on....

329 Writing Paper, Sizes of...... 247
St. Asaph, Diocese of

...... 123
St. David's, Diocese of ...... 123 *Uganda

468
Yachts, Descriptions of

390
St. David's College

......... 150
Unclaimed Money

430 Yachting, Notes on...... 370, 397
*St. Helena
467 Uniforms, Notes on

204 Year, Information about the
St. Michael, Order of
United Free Churches...135, 140

York, Eccl. Prov. of

......... 125
St. Paul's Cathedral ......... 118 Unitarians

.... 141
Yorkshire College

149
St. Paul's Court ............... 108 United States, The ... 437, 479*
St. Patrick's Cathedral ...... 137 Do., Presidents of 480 *Zanzibar

463
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210

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469

468

208, 357

386

468

210

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