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lected at, in 1832 and 1833, '35. 192; the same in 1832, 1833, and 1834, 36. 179; same in 1835, '37. 179; same in 1836, 38. 196; same in 1837, '39. 196. Aberdeen University, founded, '28. 58; flood and storms at, '30. 264; granite of, used for London Bridge, 32. 230; difference of time between, and London, 31, 23.

Earl of, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, '29. 234; Colonial Secretary, '36. 239. Aberdeenshire, population of, and of the principal towns of, in 1811, 1821, and 1831; value of real property in, and its representation, 33. 81; summary of same, in 1821 and 1831, distinguishing the sexes, id. 89; population of, males and females, in 1841, '42. 108; population of in 1901, 1811, 1821, 1831, and 1841, and increase per cent., id. 110; electors, number of in, in 1836, 37. 182; houses, number of, inhabited, uninhabited, and building, in 1841, '42. 108; occupations of persons in (1831), 35. 94 turnpike trusts, their extent and income in (1834), id. 193; turnpike gates in, rents of, in 1833, 1834, and 1835, 37. 178; Roads Act. 38. 212.

Aberford Sinall Debts' Act, '40. 214. Abergavenny, population of, '33.

69; difference of time between, and London; '31. 17. Abergele, population of, '33. 79. Abergwilly, population of, id. 79. Abernethy, Mr., his remedy against

gout, 35. 34.

Aberration of the stars, Dr. Bradley on, 29. 39; of light explained, '36. 18, 19. Aberystwith, population of, '33. 69, 79; Water Works Act, '36. 208; Harbour Amendment Act, '37. 224, 225.

Abib, an Arabic month, '30, 16; a Jewish month, id. 13. Abina, 31. 66; '32. 46. Abingdon Inclosure Act, '42. 191; population of (1821), '29. 81; and representation of, 33. 57; Road Act, '42. 195; union work

house, account and bird's-eyeview of, '36. 234-236. Abington, Major, drives Hyder Ali's army from before Tellicherry, '32. 35. Abjuration, Oath of, bill for repealing introduced, id. 186. Ablesimoff, '31. 77. Abney Park Cemetery, account of, '41. 237.

Abo, peace of, '31. 52. Abolition of offices, saving by (1821, 1832), '34. 177. Abominable crime, punishment for, 9 G. IV., c. 31 (1828), '29. 151. Abon, '32. 66. Abortion, attempt to procure, pu nishment for, 1837 (7 W. 4, and 1 Vict. c. 85), '38. 159; former punishment for, 9 G. IV., c. 31, 29. 150, 151. Abraham, call of, '28. 49; era of, '30. 18.

Jom Tof bar, '32. 47. Mr., architect of the New Bridewell, Westminster, '33. 217. Abrantes, Duchesse d', dies, '39..142, 250.

Abroath, Forfar, population of (1821), '29.82.

Abrosi, G., 31. 70; '32. 55. Abstracts of important Acts of Par

liament passed in the Session of 1826-27, 28. 129-160; of 1828," 29. 143-178; of 1829, 30. 165 -195; of 1830 (11 G. IV., and 1 W. IV.) 31. 139—167; of 183031, 32. 135-167; of 1832, '33. 124-169; of 1833, 34. 103146 of 1834, '35. 129-163; of 1835, 36. 109-145; of 1836, '37. 111-147; of 1837, '38. 129 -163; of 1837-1838, 39. 142168; of 1839, '40. 142-165; of 1840, 41. 139-168; of 1941, '42. 125-148. See further ACTS OF PARLIAMENT, and for the subject-matters of the several Acts, see the Index passim. Abstracts of Parliamentary documents printed in 1827, '28. 162172; in 1828, 29. 194-200; in 1829, 30. 196-217; in 1830, '31. 169-197; in 1830-31, 32 175-185; in 1832, 33. 172

189; in 1833, 34, 148–184; in 1834, 35, 166-195; in 1835,'36. 148-182; in 1836, '37. 150186; in 1837, '38. 167-197; in 1838, 39. 173-198; in 1839, '40. 167-195; in 1840, 41, 175 -199; in 1841, 42. 149-171. Abstracts of Petitions and Private Bills in Parliament in session of 1828, '29. 179, 180; in session of 1829, 30. 230; in session of 1830, '31. 209, 210; in sessions of 18301 and 1831, 32. 213, 214; in session of 1831-2, '33. 208; in session of 1833, '34. 202; in session of 1834, '35. 216, 217; in session of 1835, '36. 205; in session of 1836, '37. 216, 217; in session of 1837, '38. 207, 208; in session of 1837-8, '39, 208, 209; in session of 1839, '40. 210, 211; in session of 1840, '41. 213, 214; in session of 1841, 42. 189–201. Abu Baca, '31. 69.

Abubekir revises the Koran, '28, 56.
Abudraham, David,'31, 68; '32. 47.
Abuhaf, Isaac, '31.70; '32. 47.
Abu Hanifah, '31. 67.
Jafar, id. 67,

Abulcasis, id. 67; '32. 78.
Abuldem, '31. 69; '32, 78.
Abulfarage, '31. 69; '32. 78.
Abulfeda, 31. 69; '32, 78.
Abulgazi, '31. 73; '32, 79.
Abul Ola, '31, 67..
Abumaashar, id. 67..
Abu Massab, id. 67.

Mohammed, id. 67.

Abdallah, '32, 78.

Nowas, '31, 67,
Obeidah, id. 67.

Shameh, '31. 69; '32. 79.
Temman, '31, 67.
Zeid, id. 67.

"Ab urbe condita," explanation of,

'30. 6.

Abusive language punishable, '40.

154.

Abyssinian Era, '30. 13. Abyssinians still use the Era of Dio

clesian, id. 16.

Acacia alata, '31. 37; armata, id. ib.; common, 29. 67; julibrissim, id. 64; three-thorned, id. 65 ; vestita, 31. 37.

Académie des Sciences of France, the proceedings of, for establishing an uniform standard of weights and measures, '30. 112. Academy Royal, Mr. Shee elected President of '31. 234.

A Cæs., explanation of, '30. 30.
Acanthus-leaved Grevillea, 31. 40.
Acarus autumnalis, '29. 41.
Accentor modularis, id. 32.
Accession of the reigning Sovereign,
a festival, '28. 9.
Accessory before the fact, punish-
ment of, id. 140; after, id. ib.;
before the fact punishable as a
principal, id. 145; after the fact,
how punishable, id. ib.
Accidental deaths in France in 1828,
30. 215.†

Accolti, B. 31. 70; '32. 55.
Accounts, Farming, method of keep-
ing, 28, 124, 125.
Accursius, '31. 68; '32. 54.
Accusations, number of, as com-
pared with the population in
France (1826), '29. 89.
Acer Negundo, '29. 64; Rubrum,

'29. 64.

Achæan league, '28. 52. Acheen, Kingdom of (Sumatra), its extent, population, capital, and religion, in 1828, 29. 74, 75. Acherontia atropos, id. 41. Achilles Tatius, '31. 65; '32. 49.

Achilleis," 32. 53.

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Achillini, A., 31. 70; '32. 55.
C., 31. 72; '32. 56.
Accountant-General of the Court of
Exchequer, office of, abolished,
'42. 142.

Accrington and Church Gas and Water Act, '42. 194.

Achmet, 32. 78.

Acid, boracic, duty on (1829), '30. 201.

Acland, Sir Thomas Dyke, builder and endower of Bride Chapel, 37. 229.

Aconite, poisonous properties of, and remedies against, '28. 119. Acosta, J., 31.71; '32. 70. Acoustics, table of observations and discoveries in, '29. 55. Acquittals, number of, from 1821 to 1827, 28. 170; number of in

England and Wales (1826), 29. 89; in England, Wales, and Ireland, in 1827 and 1828, '30. 215; in England and Wales, in 1829, '31. 193; in 1830, '32. 183; in each of the seven years, ending 1817, 1824, and 1831, '33. 186; in 1832, '34. 171; from 1826 to 1832, id. 62, 63; for the seven years ending 1833, '35. 188; in 1834, '36. 45; in 1834, 38, 39, and 40, '42. 104; number of in Ireland, in 1834, id. 58; number of in France, in 1826, '29. 88; in 1828, 30. 215.†

Acre, Sir Sidney Smith at, '28. 63; taken by Ibrahim Pacha, '33. 230; explosion of a powder magazine at, '42. 233. Acres, land divided into, in Normandy, '30. 116; number of, in Great Britain and Ireland, '28. 88; number of in Great Britain, '29.90.

Acrid poisons, table of, '28, 115. Acro-narcotic poisons, table and account of, id. 115, 121-123. Achromatic telescope, Hall, '29. 63; Dolland, id. ib. Acropolita, George, '31. 68; '32

51.

Act of Parliament, when it comes into operation, 35. 164. Acts of Parliament, abstracts of important public general, in chronological order :

7 & 8 G. IV. c. 15. Bills of exchange and promissory notes payable on Good Friday and Christmas day, '28. 149. 150.

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7 & 8 G. IV. c. 30. Malicious injuries to property, laws relative to, consolidated and amended, '28. 142-146.

c. 31. Remedies against the hundred, laws relative to, consolidated ́and amended, id. 146-149.

48. Alehouse licensing regulation, 28. 155.

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70. Arrest for debt on mesne process under 20s., abolition of, 28. 155-157.

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17. Corporation and Test Acts repealed, as to receiving the sacrament before holding corporate offices, '29. 145-147.

15. Variances between records and written evidence to be amended, '29. 145.

16. National debt annuities, no further to be granted, id. ib.

18. Cards and dice, repeal of present duties on, and regulations respecting exportation of, '29. 147.

21. Passage vessels to North America, their safety regulated, '29. 148.

- 22. Controverted elections, laws of, consolidated and amended, '29. 148.

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23. Composition for stamp duties on bankers' bills and notes allowed, id. ib.

24. Bills of exchange (Ireland), laws relating to, assimilated to those of England, and noting and protesting regulated, '29. 148.

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7 & 8 G. IV. c. 27. Stamps for re

ceipts, allowances upon regulated, 29. 148.

c. 29. Circuit courts and criminal trials (Scotland), '29. 149.

31. Offences against the person, Act consolidating and ameuding the law of, '29. 149–154.

32. Evidence, law of, amended in certain cases, '29. 154—155.

34. Madhouses (Scotland) Amendment Act, id. 155.

35. Outstanding judgments (Ireland), for protection of purchasers against, id. 156.

39. Salmon fisheries (Scotland) id. ib.

46. Lunatic asylums, county, for erection and regulations of, id. 156.

41. Insane persons, care and treatment of, id. 156–160.

· 42. Churches and Chapels, Society for enlarging, building, and repairing, made a corporation. Church briefs abolished, id, 161.

49. Stamp duties on sea insurances, articles of clerkship, &c. amended, id. 161.

. 53, 54, 55, and 56. Criminal laws (Ireland) assimilated to those of England, id. 161.

59. Polling at elections regulated, id. 161, 162.

60. Corn, importation of, laws amended, id. 162–168.

61. Alehouse licenses, regulation as to granting, id. 168–173.

65. Fromissory notes, Scotch and Irish, their negotiation in England under a certain sum restrained, id, 173,

66. Longitude at sea, discovery of, laws relating to, repealed, id. 173.

-68. Retail Brewers Actamend. ment, id. 173.

69. Game, destruction of, for preventing, id. 174, 175.

76. Customs Act amendment, id. 175.

81. Promissory notes (Ireland), id. ib.

92. Savings banks, laws relat. ing to, consolidated, id. 175—178.

94. Ecclesiastical preferments,

bonds of resignation of, made va

lid in certain cases, '29. 178. 10 G. IV. c. 1. Dangerous associa

tions (Ireland) suppression, '30.
165.
c. 5. Marine Munity Act, id. ib.
6. Mutiny Act, id. ib. 166, 167.

7. Catholic Relief Act, id. 167 -170.

8. Qualification of freeholders (Ireland), forty-shilling freeholds abolished, id. 170—173.

10. Militia Suspension Act, id. 173.

11. Payment of creditors (Scotland), id. ib.

16. East India writers, id. 174.

17. Newfoundland fisheries, id. ib.

18. Insane persons, care and treatment of, amendment Act, id, ib. 175.

21. Assessed taxes composition, id. 175.

22. Swan River settlement, id. ib.

23. Silk duties, id, ib.

24. National debt annuities, power to grant given, id. ib.-179.

- 25 and 26. Greenwich hospital, management of, id. 179.

- 27. National debt, amendment of Acts for reduction of the (Sinking Fund Act), id. ib. 180.

29. Militia, pay, clothing, &c. id, 180.

30 Yeomanry corps (Ireland), in, 25

32. Commissioners of Excise, id. ib.

33. Irish fisheries, id. ib.

34. Offences against the person (Ireland), id. ib.

35. Arrests under mesne process for debts under 20s. (Ireland), id. ib. 181.

36. Insolvent debtors (Ireland), id. 181. -37. Coroners (Ireland), id. ib.

38. Murder, punishment of attempts to (Scotland), id. ib.

39. Sugar duties, id. 182.

40. Roads and bridges (Ireland), id. ib.

41. Butter trade (Ireland), id. ib.

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53. Ecclesiastical Courts, officers' duties, and salaries, id. ib.

54. Gaols (Scotland), reports on, id. 189.

55. Small debts (Scotland), id. ib.

56. Friendly Societies, id. ib. 57. Charities, inquiry continued, id. ib. 193.

59. Metropolis roads amendment Act, id. ib. 195.

62. East India offices, persons appointed, not to be eligible as Members of Parliament, id. 195. 11 G. IV. c. 10. Families of impressed smugglers, 31. 139.

11. Durham and Sadberge, executions within, id. ib.

13. Four per cent. Bank Annuities, reduction of, id. ib.

14. Hay and straw markets removed to the Regent's Park market, id. ib.

16. Leather duties repealed,

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17. Malt tax Act, id. 140

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18 Marriages, in certain places rendered valid, id. 143.

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60. Trustees and mortgagees, conveyances by, id. ib.

64. Sale of beer and cyder by retail, 31. 153–157.

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20. Navy, pay of, id. ib.

26. Exchequer Bills, id. ib. 27. Lighting and watching, general, id. ib.--147.

29. Militia ballot suspension, id. ib.

66. Forgeries, punishable with death, reduced into one Act, aud laws of forgery amended, id. 157 -162.

68. Common carriers, protection of, against loss of parcels of value not known to them, id. 162, 163.

70. Administration of justice in England and Wales, id. 163– 167.

73. Libels, banishment for second offence repealed, and recognizances against libels in newspapers increased, id. 167.

1 W. IV. c. 2. Regency Act, *32. 135-137.

3. Administration of justice, id. 137.

4. Patents in colonies, id. ib. 6. Continuation of offices, id.

ib.

7. Administration of justice, id,

ib.

8. Postmaster-General of England and Ireland made one offcer, id. 138.

12. Duties on personal estates, offices and pensions, id. ib.

13. Richmond lunatic asylum, Dublin, id. ib.

15. Mutiny Act, id. ib. 17. British calicces, &c. id. 138, 139.

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