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pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/northamerica:1: + # tzdb data for North and Central America and environs +    # This file is in the public domain, so clarified as of   # 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.      # also includes Central America and the Caribbean      # This file is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,   # go ahead and edit the file (and please send any changes to   # tz@iana.org for general use in the future). For more, please see   # the file CONTRIBUTING in the tz distribution.   
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/northamerica:41:   # twice. Allen witnessed the transition in New York City, writing:   #   # I heard the bells of St. Paul's strike on the old time. Four   # minutes later, obedient to the electrical signal from the Naval   # Observatory ... the time-ball made its rapid descent, the chimes   # of old Trinity rang twelve measured strokes, and local time was   # abandoned, probably forever.   #   # Most of the US soon followed suit. See:   # Bartky IR. The adoption of standard time. Technol Cult 1989 Jan;30(1):25-56. - # http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/3105430 + # https://dx.doi.org/10.2307/3105430      # From Paul Eggert (2005-04-16):   # That 1883 transition occurred at 12:00 new time, not at 12:00 old time.   # See p 46 of David Prerau, Seize the daylight, Thunder's Mouth Press (2005).      # From Paul Eggert (2006-03-22):   # A good source for time zone historical data in the US is   # Thomas G. Shanks, The American Atlas (5th edition),   # San Diego: ACS Publications, Inc. (1991).   # Make sure you have the errata sheet; the book is somewhat useless without it.
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/northamerica:430:    -6:00 US C%sT      # US mountain time, represented by Denver   #   # Colorado, far western Kansas, Montana, western   # Nebraska, Nevada border (Jackpot, Owyhee, and Mountain City),   # New Mexico, southwestern North Dakota,   # western South Dakota, far western Texas (El Paso County, Hudspeth County,   # and Pine Springs and Nickel Creek in Culberson County), Utah, Wyoming   # + # From Paul Eggert (2018-10-25): + # On 1921-03-04 federal law placed all of Texas into the central time zone. + # However, El Paso ignored the law for decades and continued to observe + # mountain time, on the grounds that that's what they had always done + # and they weren't about to let the federal government tell them what to do. + # Eventually the federal government gave in and changed the law on + # 1970-04-10 to match what El Paso was actually doing. Although + # that's slightly after our 1970 cutoff, there is no need to create a + # separate zone for El Paso since they were ignoring the law anyway. See: + # Long T. El Pasoans were time rebels, fought to stay in Mountain zone. + # El Paso Times. 2018-10-24 06:40 -06. + # https://www.elpasotimes.com/story/news/local/el-paso/2018/10/24/el-pasoans-were-time-rebels-fought-stay-mountain-zone/1744509002/ + #   # Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER   Rule Denver 1920 1921 - Mar lastSun 2:00 1:00 D   Rule Denver 1920 only - Oct lastSun 2:00 0 S   Rule Denver 1921 only - May 22 2:00 0 S   Rule Denver 1965 1966 - Apr lastSun 2:00 1:00 D   Rule Denver 1965 1966 - Oct lastSun 2:00 0 S   # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone America/Denver -6:59:56 - LMT 1883 Nov 18 12:00:04    -7:00 US M%sT 1920    -7:00 Denver M%sT 1942
pike.git/lib/modules/Calendar.pmod/tzdata/northamerica:699:   # Approved this 21st day of May, A. D. 1933. LAWRENCE M. JUDD, Governor   # of the Territory of Hawaii."   #   # Note that 1933-05-21 was a Sunday.   # We're left to guess the time of day when Act 163 was approved; guess noon.      # Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]   Zone Pacific/Honolulu -10:31:26 - LMT 1896 Jan 13 12:00    -10:30 - HST 1933 Apr 30 2:00    -10:30 1:00 HDT 1933 May 21 12:00 -  -10:30 - HST 1942 Feb 9 2:00 -  -10:30 1:00 HDT 1945 Sep 30 2:00 -  -10:30 - HST 1947 Jun 8 2:00 +  -10:30 US H%sT 1947 Jun 8 2:00    -10:00 - HST      # Now we turn to US areas that have diverged from the consensus since 1970.      # Arizona mostly uses MST.      # From Paul Eggert (2002-10-20):   #   # The information in the rest of this paragraph is derived from the   # Daylight Saving Time web page