Series III, Volume 5

1916–17

Articles

Animal Intelligence
by Sir Herbert Maxwell
10

The Ruthwell Cross in its Relation to other Monuments of the Early Christian Age
by W.G. Collingwood
34

Sheriff Court Book of Dumfries (1537–38)
by Sir Philip Hamilton Grierson
85

The Provosts of Lincluden [Mention Only]
by R.C. Reid
110

Characteristics of Alpine Plants
by Provost S. Arnott
110

Halldykes and the Herries Family
by David C. Herries
115

Primitive Marriage [Mention Only]
by Rev. S. Dunlop
124

Crae Lane and its Vegetation
by Miss I. Wilson
124

The Etymology of Lane
by The Editors [R.C. Reid and Mrs G.W.Shirley]
127

The Lower Nith in its Relation to Flooding and Navigation
by Robert Wallace
128

The Early History of the Parish of Keir [Mention Only]
by Sir Philip Hamilton Grierson
136

The Lost Stone of Kirkmadrine
by Rev. G.P. Robertson
136

Extracts from Weather and other Nature Notes taken at Jardington during 1916
by J. Rutherford
143

Meteorological Observations taken at Jardington, near Dumfries 1916
by J. Rutherford
151

Rainfall Records for the South-Western Counties for the Year 1916
by Andrew Watt
152


1917–18

Articles

Comparative Archaeology, Its Aims and Methods
by Robert Munro
156

Some Observations on the Occurrence of Culex Pipiens in 1917
by James Aiken
183

Carlyle at Craigenputtock [Mention Only]
by D.A. Wilson
187

Some Documents Relating to the Parish of Glencairn
by Sir Philip Hamilton Grierson
187

The Petrol Motor in Warfare [Summary only]
by A.C. Penman
211

Andrew Heron and his Kinsfolk
by Lieut.-Col. Bonham Rogers
212

Weather and Other Notes taken at Jardington during 1917
by J. Rutherford
223

Meteorological Observations taken at Jardington, near Dumfries, in 1917
by J. Rutherford
229

Two Ornithological Notes [Platycercus eximus and Turdus merula]
by R.C. Reid, R.C. [and Mrs G.W. Shirley]
230

Five Strathclyde and Galloway Charters
by Rev. F.W. Ragg
231


Obituaries

James M'Andrew
264

James Lennox
265


Exhibits [1917]
266

Purchases 1918 (Books)
266

Presentations [1917-18]
266