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Page 199 - It was proposed by DR. CT WILLIAMS, seconded by ADMIRAL JP MACLEAR, and resolved : — " That the best thanks of the Royal Meteorological Society be communicated to the President and Council of the Institution of Civil Engineers for having granted the Society free permission to hold its Meetings in the rooms of the Institution.
Page 99 - He was also a Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers, and a Fellow of the Geological Society.
Page 106 - He was a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and of the Society of Antiquaries.
Page 198 - It was proposed by Mr. FJ BRODIE, seconded by Mr. WM BEAUFORT, and resolved : — " That the thanks of the Society be given to the Standing Committees and to the Auditors, and that the Committees be requested to continue their duties till the next Council meeting.
Page 256 - Town, were balloted for and duly elected Fellows of the Society. The following communications were read : — "HOURLY VARIATION OF SUNSHINE AT SEVEN STATIONS IN THE BRITISH ISLES.
Page 228 - ... on its expanding with heat, the long column does not move, the increased bulk of mercury finding an easier passage through the larger bore into the small pear-shaped chamber attached.
Page 307 - Most Gracious Sovereign, We, Your Majesty's most dutiful and loyal subjects, the President, Council and Fellows of the Royal Meteorological Society...
Page 198 - It was proposed by Mr. M. JACESON, seconded by Mr. WB TRIPP, and resolved : — " That the thanks of the Society be given to the Officers and other Members of the Council for their services during the past year.
Page 102 - The principal occupation of the last ten years of his life was the measurement and reduction of these. The establishment of the Astronomical Journal is not the least of the services rendered to the science by Dr. Gould. Feeling this to be one of the wants of astronomy, in 1849, he began that Journal as a medium for the publication exclusively of original investigations. He edited the Journal until at the end of the sixth volume in 1861, its issue was interrupted first by the war for the preservation...