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Australian Town and Country Journal banner, 8 January 1870
Alternative title: Town and Country Journal
Date: 1870-1878
Date: 1879-1881
Date: 1881-1886
Date: 1886-1888
Date: 1888-1893
Date: 1893-1906
Date: 1907-1908
Issue Details: First known date: 1870; Latest issue indexed: 1919 1870
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Notes

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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 1870

Works about this Work

Australian Town and Country Journal Margaret Van Heekeren , 2014 single work companion entry
— Appears in: A Companion to the Australian Media : A 2014; (p. 59-60)
Thomas Browne/Rolf Boldrewood in Armidale in 1884 J. S. Ryan , 2008 single work biography
— Appears in: Tales from New England 2008; (p. 1-30)
y Index to Serials in Australian Periodicals and Newspapers : Nineteenth Century Toni Johnson-Woods , Canberra : Mulini Press , 2001 Z971477 2001 single work index Index to serials in 15 large circulation weekly publications published in Victoria, Queensland and New South Wales between 1860 and 1899. The index also gives an overview of the publishing history of these titles and includes an author/title index.
Australian Legends : Representations of the Bush, 1813-1913 Richard Waterhouse , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Historical Studies , October vol. 31 no. 115 2000; (p. 201-221)
Gone to Blazes?: Henry Kendall's Unsigned Newspaper Contributions and His Part in 'The Meddler' Michael Ackland , 1996 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand Bulletin , First Quarter, vol. 20 no. 1 1996; (p. 31-44)
The Identity of the Later Kendall Michael Ackland , 1996 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Southerly , Spring vol. 56 no. 3 1996; (p. 125-148)
Local Items 1886 single work column
— Appears in: The Cairns Post , 18 November 1886; (p. 2)
  • A concert will take place next Tuesday at the Divisional Hall, Esplanade, in aid of the Cairns District Hospital. Performers will be the Cairns vocal amateurs.
  • A vocal entertainment will be held tonight at the Oddfellows Hall, Lake Street. The entertainment is under the auspices of the Independent Order of Good Templars and will consist of songs, readings, and recitations. Admission is free.
  • The Cairns Dramatic Club provided excellent performances of 'The Toodles' and 'Who is Who' in aid of the hospital and the School of Arts.
  • Mr J. R. Ashton, president of the Art Society of New South Wales, was in Cairns last week representing the Picturesque Atlas Company of Australasia. He has been sketching the Barron Falls and other district views for a new Picturesque Atlas. The Town and Country Journal describes the work as artistic and historical and of great signficance, 'accurately drawn and beautifully engraved'.
Two Fathers Christmas Sock , 1886 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Australian Town and Country Journal , 11 December vol. 34 no. 883 1886; (p. 1209)
Thomas Browne/Rolf Boldrewood in Armidale in 1884 J. S. Ryan , 2008 single work biography
— Appears in: Tales from New England 2008; (p. 1-30)
Local Items 1886 single work column
— Appears in: The Cairns Post , 18 November 1886; (p. 2)
  • A concert will take place next Tuesday at the Divisional Hall, Esplanade, in aid of the Cairns District Hospital. Performers will be the Cairns vocal amateurs.
  • A vocal entertainment will be held tonight at the Oddfellows Hall, Lake Street. The entertainment is under the auspices of the Independent Order of Good Templars and will consist of songs, readings, and recitations. Admission is free.
  • The Cairns Dramatic Club provided excellent performances of 'The Toodles' and 'Who is Who' in aid of the hospital and the School of Arts.
  • Mr J. R. Ashton, president of the Art Society of New South Wales, was in Cairns last week representing the Picturesque Atlas Company of Australasia. He has been sketching the Barron Falls and other district views for a new Picturesque Atlas. The Town and Country Journal describes the work as artistic and historical and of great signficance, 'accurately drawn and beautifully engraved'.
Two Fathers Christmas Sock , 1886 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Australian Town and Country Journal , 11 December vol. 34 no. 883 1886; (p. 1209)
Gone to Blazes?: Henry Kendall's Unsigned Newspaper Contributions and His Part in 'The Meddler' Michael Ackland , 1996 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand Bulletin , First Quarter, vol. 20 no. 1 1996; (p. 31-44)
The Identity of the Later Kendall Michael Ackland , 1996 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Southerly , Spring vol. 56 no. 3 1996; (p. 125-148)
Australian Legends : Representations of the Bush, 1813-1913 Richard Waterhouse , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Historical Studies , October vol. 31 no. 115 2000; (p. 201-221)
y Index to Serials in Australian Periodicals and Newspapers : Nineteenth Century Toni Johnson-Woods , Canberra : Mulini Press , 2001 Z971477 2001 single work index Index to serials in 15 large circulation weekly publications published in Victoria, Queensland and New South Wales between 1860 and 1899. The index also gives an overview of the publishing history of these titles and includes an author/title index.
Australian Town and Country Journal Margaret Van Heekeren , 2014 single work companion entry
— Appears in: A Companion to the Australian Media : A 2014; (p. 59-60)

PeriodicalNewspaper Details

Frequency:
Weekly
Range:
8 January 1870 - 25 June 1919 (ceased publication)
Note:
Weekly companion to the Evening News. Contibutors included 'Rolf Boldrewood', Ethel Turner, Henry Kendall, 'Louis' Becke and Henry Lawson. (Oxford Companion to Australian Literature)

Has serialised

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Philipena, Anna Boulter , 1885-1886 single work short story
The White Scar : An Australian Story, 1889 single work short story
The "Inasmuch", Azalea , 1910 single work short story
An Unexpected Visitor, Ouioui , 1885 single work short story
The Tell-Tale Photograph, Old Sliprail , 1889-1890 single work short story
The Water Fairies' Mission, Laura Wilson , 1910 single work short story
Chrissie : An Australian Sketch, E. Charles , 1886 single work short story
Patsy, Laura Wilson , 1910 single work short story
Written on the Sand, Kathleen , 1878-1879 single work short story
Josey's Ambition, Clarice Pickering , 1914 single work short story
A Tale of Olden Sydney, Frank Fairlie , 1884 single work short story
The Rouseabout : An Australian Story, Orara , 1895 single work short story
La Tosca : A Novel, A. D. Hall , 1890 single work novel
Not Wisely, But Too Well : An Australian Tale, Harry A. Hamilton , 1889 single work short story
Gilbert Grant's Wedding, Warrego , 1874-1875 single work novel
A Holiday Dilemma, Ethel Cornwell , 1910 single work short story
The Weight of a Secret, Ethel Cornwell , 1908 single work short story
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