Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed.
Other material in this issue includes:
- Poetry: Untitled poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (q.v.) with (unattributed) illustration of children in the countryside with their schoolmaster, , 'Children', by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (q.v.) ii; 'Be Thorough Boys', by Charles Mackay (q.v.) ii-iii; 'Uphill' by Christina G.Rosetti (1830-1894), v; 'Rosebush and Linnet' by Robert Burns (q.v.), vii; 'The Willow Pattern Plate', illustrated, by Queenie Scott-Hopper in 'Sunday Reading for the Young', ix-x; 'Our Toil', by Percy Bysshe Shelley (q.v.), x; 'Speak No Ill', (unattributed), xi; 'The Pedlar of Dreams', by Thomas Beddoes (1760-1808), xi.
- Fiction: 'Fairy Dwellings' two short pieces comprising 'The Home of the Elf' by Hans Christian Andersen (q.v.) and 'A Room in Fairyland' by Henry Morley (q.v.) xiii.
- Prose: 'The Hand', (unattributed), xi-xii; 'Poppies' by English author Richard Jefferies, xiii.
- Song: 'Voice Exercises' (unattributed) with explanation of the lower or chest voice in boys, xiv-xvi.