Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Volume 50

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Royal Statistical Society., 1887 - Electronic journals
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Published papers whose appeal lies in their subject-matter rather than their technical statistical contents. Medical, social, educational, legal,demographic and governmental issues are of particular concern.

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Page 61 - Society for improving Statistical " Knowledge, and the ends for which " the same has been founded ; that we " will be present at the Meetings of the " Society as often as conveniently we " can, and that we will keep and fulfil
Page 6 - Society, or any meeting thereof, or by the Council, contrary to the general scope or true intent and meaning of this Our Charter, or the laws or statutes of Our Realm, and anything done contrary to this present clause shall be void.
Page 5 - Members. The Annual Subscription to the Society is Two Guineas, and at present there is no entrance fee. Fellows may, on joining the Society, or afterwards, compound for all future Annual Subscriptions by a payment of Twenty Guineas. The Fellows of the Society receive gratuitously a copy of each part of the Journal as published quarterly, and have the privilege of purchasing back numbers at a reduced rate. The Library (reference and circulating), and the Reading Room; are open daily for the convenience...
Page 2 - Society," the sum of , such legacy to be paid out of such part of my personal estate, not specifically bequeathed, as the law permits to be appropriated by will to such a purpose. NOTE A. — All gifts by will to the Society of land...
Page 2 - ... will be void. Gifts may be made by will of stock in the public funds, shares or debentures of railway or other joint-stock companies, or money to be paid out of the testator's pure personal estate, or of personal chattels. NOTE B. — Bequests may be made either for the general purposes of the Society, or to the Society's "Building Fund," which has been recently established.
Page 498 - But thus much is certain, that he that commands the sea is at great liberty, and may take as much and as little of the war as he will.
Page 457 - The manner of admission shall be thus : — Immediately after the reading of the minutes, the Fellow elect, having first paid his subscription for the current year or his composition, shall sign the obligation contained in the Fellowshipbook, to the effect following : — " We, who have underwritten our " names, do hereby undertake, each for " himself, that we will endeavour to " further the good of the Royal Statis...
Page 459 - Society shall be held monthly, or oftener, during the Session, which shall be from the 1st of November to the 1st of July in each year, both inclusive, on such days and at such hours as the Council shall declare.
Page 64 - OF SPECIAL GENERAL MEETINGS. 1. THE Council may at any time call a Special General Meeting of the Society. 2. At least three days...
Page 3 - Society collects new materials, condenses, arranges, and publishes those already existing, whether unpublished or published in diffuse and expensive forms in the English or in any foreign language, and promotes the discussion of legislative and other public measures from the statistical point of view.

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