Punch,  48 (1865), 205.

The Clerkship of the Weather Office



News-Commentary, Drollery


Meteorology, Prognostication

    Noting that James Glaisher is to succeed the late Robert Fitzroy as director of the Meteorological Office, believes Glaisher to be eminently qualified, not least because of his 'high' ascent into the atmosphere.

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