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PRIVATE COLLECTOR'S ZOO Hobart. Jan. Id. The Hobart City Council has ac cepted from the. .family of the late Mrsa. Mary Robertal a gift of zoological collections belongang to that lady. It. includes Tasmanian devils and tigers- and other fauna belonging to'this State and also a number of foreign animals, The Government has offered a subsidy, and the City Council provides build ings and caretakers. This collec tion is known the world orer. Mrs. Roberts having supplied many ani mals to London. mainland. and other zoos. hin her zoo occurred the only case- on record of Tas manian devils breeding in captiv ity. The City Council has chosen an bxcellent site for the zoo on the Domain. Mrs. Roberts 'was a imniember ot scver.., zoological so cieties.