in June 1980
Later volumes were
Please note that
is published as one volume per year, normally
with four editions per volume. Volume 1 had only three issues.
Volume 9 had five issues to bring the journal into line with the
membership year. Volume 12 also had five issues. Two of these
were numbered ‘1’. One of these was a special issue for the
AFFHO Congress in Launceston and this is referred to here as
The pages in Volume 4 Number 1 were incorrectly numbered as 153
to 188 instead of 1 to 36. This error was referred to in Volume
4 Number 2 page 38.
The first four volumes were produced as size B5, that is, 176mm
by 250mm, then from Volume 5 on they were produced as size A5,
that is, 148mm by 210mm. These sizes have been maintained in
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numbers in the pdf file may differ from the page numbers in the
journal. Carefully select pages to print! The default is to
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that searching for ‘SMITH’, for example, will find any word
containing those letters, such as ‘Smith’, ‘Smithton’,
‘blacksmith’, ‘gunsmiths’, etc.
We have started adding older journals to our
web site. It is
hoped to add more as time permits.
The first twenty volumes are available as a DVD.
See Society Sales.
In deference to our current members, the most recent three
volumes (twelve editions) will not be available online.
* An important note for
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