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Issue Details: First known date: 1895... vol. 16 no. 826 14 December 1895 of The Bulletin est. 1880 The Bulletin
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  • Caption title : The Xmas Number of The Bulletin
  • The covers and 'The Red Page' (which appeared on the verso of the cover) were microfilmed separately to the rest of the journal and are held on separate reels in most libraries.


* Contents derived from the 1895 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
A Ballad of Booksi"Our truest aristocracy", M. A. Robertson , single work poetry (p. 2) Section: The Red Page
A Visit to Scrubby Gully, Edward Dyson , single work short story humour (p. 6)
Played Out , F. Rollitt , single work short story (p. 7)
From the Gulfi"Store cattle from Nelanjie! The mob goes feeding past,", Will H. Ogilvie , single work poetry (p. 7)
Little Golden Hair i"Scatter along her way", single work poetry (p. 8)
To Soar as a Wild, White Bird Of a Wild White Birdi"To soar as a wild white bird,", Louise Mack , single work poetry (p. 8)
Of This City i"O, to mix in my soul this city,", Louise Mack , single work poetry (p. 8)
On Wairee Hill i"Do you remember meeting, meeting", Louise Mack , single work poetry (p. 8)
Written Down , Lilian Turner , single work short story (p. 8)
A Gleam of Blue i"I saw it once on the farther side", Wyvis , single work poetry (p. 8)
Her Father's Head - a Bornean Nightmare, Alex Montgomery , single work short story (p. 10)
No Quarter, Alex Montgomery , single work short story (p. 10)
Swamp Swallowed, Alex Montgomery , single work short story (p. 10-11)
Malaysiana, Alex Montgomery , sequence short story
These four stories originally published in the Bulletin under the title 'Malaysiana' were later collected in Five-Skull Island without the collective title.
(p. 10-11)
The Rajah's Sapphires i"In my garden, O Beloved!", Victor J. Daley , single work poetry (p. 11)
"To Oblige Vandorken!", Alex Montgomery , single work short story (p. 11)
The Jadooing of Jagger , Joseph Spence Evison , single work short story (p. 12-13)
The Boundary Rider's Story, Ernest Favenc , single work short story (p. 13)
Maorilandi"MAORILAND, my mother", Arthur H. Adams , single work poetry (p. 13)
Black Peter's Last Kiss, Mathinna , single work short story (p. 14)

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