Kornacki, on the other hand, appears to be far more comfortable with the kind of arcana found in The almanac of American Politics.
The almanac also tells us it would be a good time to perform demolitions, if you had any of those planned.
The almanac called it winter, distinctly enough, but the weather was a compromise between spring and summer.
In 1788 a ballad in an almanac brought the custom into popular ridicule.
He took the almanac from Timothy Turtle and they both sat down.
Bowditch used the 1916 almanac, whereas we are working from the 1919 almanac.
If you will come to me after dinner with an almanac we will arrange it.
The last fact to know at this time about the almanac is found on pages 94-95.
On that solitary string hangs everything from Armageddon to an almanac, from a successful revolution to a return ticket.
For the session of 1872-3 the almanac does not differentiate.
late 14c., attested in Anglo-Latin from mid-13c., via Old French almanach or Medieval Latin almanachus, of uncertain origin. It is sometimes said to be from a Spanish-Arabic al-manakh "calendar, almanac," but possibly ultimately from Late Greek almenichiakon "calendar," which is said to be of Coptic origin.
This word has been the subject of much speculation. Originally a book of permanent tables of astronomical data; one-year versions, combined with ecclesiastical calendars, date from 16c.; "astrological and weather predictions appear in 16-17th c.; the 'useful statistics' are a modern feature" [OED].