the civil service year book and official calanedar. (Google eBook)

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1884
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Page 144 - IF from any point without a circle two straight lines be drawn, one of which cuts the circle, and the other touches it ; the rectangle contained by the whole line which cuts the circle, and the part of it without the circle, shall be equal to the square of the line which touches it.
Page 176 - To divide a given straight line into two parts, so that the rectangle contained by the whole and one of the parts, shall be equal to the square of the other part.
Page 99 - DIRECTIONS. (1) The object of the Abstract, Schedule, or Docket is to serve as an Index. It should contain the date of each letter ; the names of the persons by whom and to whom it is written ; and, in as a few words as possible, the subject of it.
Page 182 - For forms of government let fools contest ; Whate'er is best administered is best : For modes of faith let graceless zealots fight ; His can't be wrong whose life is in the right...
Page 92 - In positions where the duties are professional, technical or expert, the candidates will be required to show what preliminary training or technical education they have undergone to qualify them for such situations before they can be admitted to examination.
Page 143 - If one side of a triangle be produced, the exterior angle is greater than either of the interior, and opposite angles.
Page 128 - We have made pretty extensive use of Chlorodyne in our practice lately, and look upon it as an excellent direct Sedative and Anti-spasmodic. It seems to allay pain and irritation in whatever organ, and of whatever cause.
Page 234 - For the purposes of this Act, no person hereafter to be appointed shall be deemed to have served in the permanent civil service of the State, unless such person holds his appointment ' directly from the Crown, or has been admitted into the civil service with a certificate from the Civil Service Commissioners...
Page 99 - Pre'cis, which should be in the form of a narrative, is, that any one who had not time to read the original letters might, by reading the Precis, be put in possession of all the leading features of what passed. The merits of such a Precis are — (1 ) to contain all that is important in the Correspondence, and nothing that is unimportant ; (2) to present this in a consecutive and readable shape, expressed as distinctly as possible ; (3) to be as brief as is compatible with completeness and distinctness.
Page 128 - Sir W. PAGE WOOD stated publicly in Court that Dr. J. COLLIS BROWNE was UNDOUBTEDLY the INVENTOR of CHLORODYNE, that the whole story of the defendant Freeman was deliberately untrue, and he regretted to say it had been sworn to. — See The Times, July I3th, 1864. Dr. J. Collis Browne's CHLORODYNE...

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