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Issue Details: First known date: 1924 vol. 5 no. 5 1 December 1924 of The Home est. 1920
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  • Christmas Number
  • Contains a half-page photograph of Katharine Susannah Prichard with her husband Captain Hugo Throssell and their young son. The accompanying caption reads: '...Katharine Susannah Prichard (Mrs Throssell) is the winner of the recent "Art in Australia" short story competition. She is a writer of great power and distinction, and has already published a number of books, one of which won the Hodder & Stoughton [1000 pound] prize. At present, she is busy with a new novel, "Working Bullocks", which she hopes to complete this year. Miss Prichard's story ['The Grey Horse'] will appear in the December number of "Art in Australia".' (p. 35)
  • Includes section, 'My Contemporaries', which comprises humorous biographical notes (by R. J. H. Moses) with accompanying caricatures (by Stan Cross, q.v.) of R. J. H. Moses, Arthur Adams, David McKee Wright, Adam McCay, Christopher Brennan and Monty Grover.


* Contents derived from the 1924 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Man-Hater, Myra Morris , 1924 single work short story (p. 9, 57, 59, 60)
The Home : The Australian Bi-Monthly : Christmas Numberi"A Happy time is Xmas time;", 1924 single work poetry humour (p. 11)
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The Island Tour, Rachel Pitt-Rivers , 1924 single work prose travel
'In which the Hon. Mrs Pitt-Rivers explains how and why she was inspired to break away from the recent Vice Regal expeditionary party and conduct a tour to the mysterious island of Aua, on her own account.'
(p. 12, 108, 110)
Whither?i"Two thousand years ago they crucified an ideal;", Alan Devereux , 1924 single work poetry (p. 15)
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The Decoy, George S. Beeby , 1924 single work short story crime (p. 24, 101)
The Adventure Box, Lois Fullager , 1924 single work short story romance (p. 32, 66, 68)
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Giangurgello : The Story of a Nose, Hugh McCrae , 1924 single work short story humour
An actor named and modelled after an Italian Pantomime character with a large nose almost ruins his career by having a nose reduction.
(p. 34, 106)
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The Dramatic Surrender of Edwin Gentle, Frank Middlemiss , 1924 single work short story humour (p. 36, 72)
Yellow Roses, Joan Lindsay , 1924 single work short story (p. 42, 50, 54)
Recent Books Reviewed, 1924 single work review
— Review of Pearls and Savages : Adventures in the Air, on Land and Sea - in New Guinea Frank Hurley 1924 single work prose ;
(p. 44)
Mallory, J. H. M. Abbott , 1924 single work short story (p. 76, 78)
Archibald's Quest for the Coop, or, The Non-Hyphenated Assignation, L. R. Que , 1924 single work short story humour (p. 81)
As the Travel Eye Moves, Freda Sternberg , 1924 single work prose travel (p. 86, 88)
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Always at 'Home'i"Behold my lady fair!", Hugh McCrae , 1924 single work poetry (p. 114)
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A Difference of Opinion, Les Robinson , 1921 single work short story humour (p. 122)
The Souvenir, V. M. Thorpe , 1924 single work short story (p. 124)

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