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Folio. pp, 20 full-page coloured maps with facing statistical tables. Bound with brass screws in stiff coloured wrappers (a little slight discolouration and corners a trifle rubbed). Very good. ***Published by Launceston's W.R. Rolph & Sons - the proprietors of The Examiner and The Express newspapers and Radio 7EX ('the combination that blankets the market!') - 'to provide readily accessible detailed information on the Tasmanian economy'. The attractive coloured maps are faced with tabulated information, drawn from the Commonwealth Statistician, drawn mostly from 1963-64, with some textual references to 1965. An annotation at the head of the front cover reads 'Current 12.8.65'. The topics are: municipalities and newspaper distribution; population distribution; radio and TV; retail sales/outlets; northern Tas retail; hydro-electricity; northern secondary industries; land utilisation & farm mechanisation; principal crops (acreage); principal crops (production); orchards & small fruits; potatoes, freezing & canning vegetables; livestock; sheep & wool; beef cattle; dairy; education; road, rail & shipping; transportation & tourism; forest resources & timber. Each map also indicates the penetration of the group's newspapers and radio.
Title: Facts on Tasmania for Advertisers.
Publisher: Launceston, The Examiner Organisation: 1961?
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 31330