Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed.
Other material in this issue includes:
- First Page Picture: 'A Rural Scene, Victoria', .
- Poetry: 'Bruce and the Spider', by Eliza Cook (1817-89), 10-11; 'The Ladybird', by Charlotte Smith, 13; 'The Arrow and the Song', Henry W.Longfellow (1807-82), 13.
- Prose: 'Australians in America', by May Campbell in 'Our Little Friends' California, 11-12; 'The Drover's Life', illustrated, (unattributed), 7-9; 'No End to the Wood-Heap', (unattributed), 9.
- Fiction: 'The Legend of Europa : An Ancient Greek Myth', illustrated, (unattributed), 13-15.