[tz] [PROPOSED 2/2] Improve Eucla commentary
eggert at cs.ucla.edu
Fri May 31 19:52:35 UTC 2019
* australasia: Clarify recently-added Eucla commentary.
australasia | 9 +++++----
1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
diff --git a/australasia b/australasia
index 7593b73..eff74a4 100644
@@ -1255,12 +1255,13 @@ Zone Pacific/Wallis 12:15:20 - LMT 1901
# "The time zone exists for about 340 kilometres and takes in the tiny
# roadhouse communities of Cocklebiddy, Madura, Eucla and Border Village."
# ... and an indication that the zone has definitely been in existence
-# since before the 1970 cut-off of the database: "Mr Pike has lived on
-# the Nullarbor for 47 years".
+# since before the 1970 cut-off of the database ...
# From Paul Eggert (2019-05-17):
# That ABC Esperance story by Christien de Garis also says:
-# there is a sign instructing you which way to wind your clocks 45 minutes
-# and scrawled underneath one of them in Texta is the word: "Why"?
+# Although the Central Western Time Zone is not officially recognised (your
+# phones won't automatically change), there is a sign instructing you which
+# way to wind your clocks 45 minutes and scrawled underneath one of them in
+# Texta is the word: 'Why'?
# "Good question," Mr Pike said.
# "I don't even know that, and it's been going for over 50 years."
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