The East-India Register and Army List for 1845

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Page xlviii - All ladies to take place according to the rank herein assigned to their respective husbands, with the exception of wives of Peers, and of ladies having precedence in England, independently of their husbands, and who are not in rank below the daughters of Barons; such ladies to take place according to their several ranks, with reference to such precedence in England, immediately after the wives of Members of Council at the Presidencies in India.
Page 213 - New *York, by a majority vote, which rate shall be so fixed quarterly, on the first days of February, May, August and November in each year...
Page xlviii - All Officers not mentioned in the above table, whose rank is regulated by comparison with rank in the army, to have the same rank with reference to civil servants as is enjoyed by Military Officers of equal grades. All other persons who may not be mentioned in this table to take rank according to general usage, which is to be explained and determined by the Governor-General in Council in case any question shall arise.
Page 224 - ... final and conclusive. ART. XXXIV. In the event of any subscriber to the fund discontinuing his monthly subscription thereto for the period of one entire year, he shall be considered to have withdrawn from the fund altogether, and his family shall not, in the event of his death, have any claim upon the institution ; provided, however, that in all such cases it shall be the duty of the managers to cause a written communication to be made by the secretary to such subscriber, informing him that his...
Page xxix - ... all the rules of arithmetic usually taught in schools, especially the rule of three, compound proportion, practice, interest, vulgar and decimal fractions, and the extraction of the square root. If a candidate is deficient in any part of the preceding test, his reception into the institution will be deferred for such length of time as the head master shall report to be necessary. " 8. The qualifications mentioned in the last article are all that are absolutely requisite for the admission of a...
Page xxiv - College, unless he be found to possess a competent knowledge thereof; nor unless he be able to render into English some portion of the works of one of the following Greek authors :— Homer, Herodotus, Xenophon, Thucydides, Sophocles', and Euripides ; nor unless he can render into English some portion of the works of one of the following Latin authors : — Livy, Terence, Cicero, Tacitus, Virgil, and Horace ; and this part of the examination will include questions...
Page xlii - ... and their address, forwarding at the same time the certificates they received in India. The period of furlough is three years, reckoning from its date to the day of the return of the officer to his Presidency. Officers are required to join the establishment to which they belong at the expiration of the three years...
Page xlvii - The Puisne Judges of the Supreme Court at Calcutta, according to date. The Puisne Judges of the Supreme Court at Madras, according to date. The Puisne Judges of the Supreme Court at Bombay, according to date. The Recorder of Prince of Wales
Page xliv - ... the latter are then allowed to draw the pay of their brevet rank beyond the above period. OFFICERS RETURNING TO INDIA. Regulations as to the Charge of Recruits. " Whenever a detachment of Company's recruits, to the extent of thirty men, shall be embarked on any one ship, they be placed in charge of the senior Company's officer, not exceeding the rank of a...
Page xxxii - Memoranda. — The gentlemen cadets educated at the Military Seminary are eligible for the corps of engineers, artillery, and infantry. Admission to the two first of these branches, viz., the engineers and artillery, is only to be obtained by these cadets, none others being eligible. Those who are most distinguished are selected for the engineers, according to the vacancies in that branch. Those immediately following in order of succession are promoted to the corps of horse and foot artillery. "...

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