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be given not later than this date,
to office of auditor
published 26th. - It poll be demanded for election of
auditors, give notice of polling places
not later than this date* 28th.-Last day for sending name of officer
to vote at guardians' elections
1st.–Election of auditors (unless some other
pablication of result of election
tion Returns Act, 1877) must be
audit (after 1891–31st of March). Generally-Annual account of receipts, &c.,
relating to highways, &c., should be sent to Secretary of State (12 & 13 Vict. c. 35, s. 1).
1st.-Copy rules, &c., respecting police to
be sent to the Secretary of State by
for audit this month.
seers of the poor
on or within seven days before this
1st.-Return (on or before to-day) to be made
to Secretary of State of polling diri-
* See also paragraph 2 of Part III, of the Third Schedule (page 72),
JUNE. 1st.-Overseers should give notice between
this date and 20th to voters (parlia-
Jan. 5th last
to be made to Secretary of State before
ss. 1 and 2) 10th.-Town clerks to issue precepts to over
seers to make out lists of parliament
ary and other voters 20th.-Overseers should affix on or near
church doors, &c., for a period including two Sundays at least, notices to persons entitled to vote to make claims before August 25th
JULY. 1st.-Copy rules, &c., respecting police to be
sent to the Secretary of State by
Watch Committee 15th.— Date to which qualification is com
puted for £10 occupiers and lodgers in connection with parliamentary lists. The latter must claim between August 1st and 25th in the first year, and July 25th every succeeding year. This is also the date for which qualification is computed for the county
lists and burgess rolls 18th.- County and town clerks must send
“ corrupt, &c.” lists (if any, to over
seers 20th.-Assessed taxes and poor rates due
Jan, 5th to be paid on or before this day to prevent disqualification for voting Last day in counties to claim as owner for parliamentary vote (claims to be published until 25th) Clerks of the peace to issue precepts
to overseers to make out jury lists 22nd.-Overseers to make out (and publish
for 14 days) list of rate defaulters 25th.-Lodgers already on parliamentary list
must renew their claim not later than
this day 31st.-Overseers in counties to make out
occupiers' lists in divisions or with supplemental lists ; also separate lists of non-residents qualified to be county councillors, and lists of parliamentary ownership claimants and old lodgers, with marginal objections . Overseers in boroughs to make out occupiers' list in divisions, old lodgers' list with marginal objections, reserved rights' list, if any, aldermen and councillors' list, and parish burgess lists; the town clork must make out the freemen's roll
Overseers should publish notices that
non-payment before the 20th July of poor rates made during the twelve months immediately preceding the 5th January last will disqualify parliamentary ten pounds occupiers and householders, also burgesses and county electors. Notices should state that non-payment of assessed taxes will disqualify ten pounds occupiers for local government franchise, and for parliamentary occupation franchise in parliamentary boroughs; and non-payment of county rates will disqualify burgess occupiers under section 2 in counties, and non-payment of borough rates will disqualify burgesses not being ten pounds occupiers under section 3 . . . Overseers should send notices to voters where rates have not been previously demanded . .
AUGUST. 1st.-(Note) County and borough lists of elec
tors to be affixed to church doors (first two Sundays in August). Lodgers claiming for the first time must do so between this date and the 25th. . Freemen's roll must be published on or
before to-day . . 10th.-Rate books may be inspected antil 31st
by voters and claimants. . . 20th.-Låst day for giving notices of claims
and objections to county and borough voters to the overseers, persons ob
jected to, and their tenants . . 25th.- Last day for serving objections to
voters, and for claiming to vote . On this day overseers should make up lists of all claims and objections in the form prescribed and send lists of electors, claims, and objections to
town clerks . 31st. - Last day for inspecting rate books
SEPTEMBER. 1st.-Objections to voters to be affixed to
church doors on two Sundays preceding the 16th inst., aud jurors'Îists on first three Sundays in September. Notice should be given of dates for holding revising barristers' courts (must be between 8th of this month
and 12th October inclusive) . . bth. - Declarations under sections 10 of the
County Voters'Registration Act, 1865 and section 24 of the Parliamentary and Municipal Registration Act, 1878 should be sent to the clerk of the peace, or the town clerk respec
tively, on or before this date 8th. -Earliest day for holding revisiog bar
sent to the Secretary of State by the
borough justices during this month. 12th.-Revising barristers' courts may not be
held after this date* 20th.– The county lists and burgess rolls
must be completed on or before this
date 21st.-Notice of election for the 1st of Nov.
should be given by the town clerk not
later than to-day
of councillors to town clerk for elec-
receive and decide upon objections,
&c., to nominations .
should be published.
given not later than this datet
Home Secretary by clerks to justices
tion (also county electors' lists for
every third year from 1891 inclusive 7th.-Quarterly-fixed—and annual) meet
ing of county councils
ing of town councils to be held to-
deliver to town clerk lists of parlia-
• Extended in the year 1888 only.
THE MUNICIPAL CITIES AND BOROUGHS
OF ENGLAND AND WALES,
Regulated and Governed under the Municipal Corporations Act of 1882, and subsequent Acts with the population (according to the Census of 1881),
on September 1st, 1888. The area of cortain Cities and Boroughs having been extended since 1881, the increased population, according to the census of that year, has been shewn in accordance with particulars supplied by local officials. The figures shew the population for the municipal area ; those for the parliamentary area differ in some cases.
* Episcopal and Prescriptive Cities. Prescriptive Cities only.
Cities and Boroughs which are Counties of themselves. (a) Cities and Boroughs (to have a Commission of the Peace) named in Schedules A, and (6) Cities and Boroughs (not to have a Commission of the Peace except on petition
and grant) of Schedule B of the Municipal Corporations Act, 1835.
Act 45 f 46 Vrct., 0. 50 (1882). (Q.S.) indicates Boroughs having a separate Commission of the Peace and Court of Quarter
Sessions. (C.P.) indicates Boroughs having a Commission of the Peace only (in practice the County Justices do not act in such Boroughs); in all others the County Magistrates do or can
exercise a concurrent jurisdiction with the Mayor and immediate Past Mayor.
13,998 11,425 3,088 6,512 84,006 400,774
1,788 104,014 14,229 1,373
5,061 105,414 27,374 14,941
6,372 5,885 12,007
6,795 107,546 206,874
3,585 58,571 26,622 39,288 16,111 64,608