Proceedings, Volume 20

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Contents

Land Tenures of India and their Bearing on Indian Finance George
57
Colonisation William Gisborne Esq
63
The NorthWest Territories of Canada The Right ROT the Lord Bishop
69
The Formation and Objects of a British and American Association
75
Propositions for the Reform of our Relations with the Colonies
84
Past Present and Future Eev James Chalmers
88
The British Association in Canada General Sir J Henry Lefroy
95
Addresses to Her Majesty and H R H the Princess of Wales
100
Natal in its Relation to South Africa James R Saunders Esq
103
Character of the Colonial and Indian Trade of England contrasted with
109
Fruit as a Factor in Colouial Commerce D Morris M A F L S
123
The Territories Adjacent to the Kalahari Desert Parker
128
Western Australia Its Present
130
The Financial Resources of our Colonies Hyde Clarke Esq
131
Annexation of New Guinea Resolutions adopted by the Council
144
Comparative Advantages of the Far West of Canada and of the States
149
Fiji as it is Sir John Gorrie
160
New Zealand and the South Sea Islands and their Relation to the Empire
164
The Natural Distribution of Coal throughout the British Empire C
167
Banquet to Celebrate the Twentyfirst Anniversary of the Foundation
168
England and Her Colonies at the Paris Exhibition Frederick Young Esq 6
173
Western Australia Sir Frederick Napier Broome K C M G
180
Jubilee Address to Her Majesty the Queen
188
Royal Charter of Incorporation
190
Influence of American Legislation on the Decline of the United States
194
Haidarabad Colonel G B Malleson C S I
201
Attempt on the Life of Her Majesty Address to the Queen
204

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