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Issue Details: First known date: 1901... vol. 22 no. 1138 7 December 1901 of The Bulletin est. 1880 The Bulletin (Xmas edition)
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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 1901 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Gown of Gum-Leaves, Alfred George Stephens , single work short story (p. 2) Section: The Red Page
Beauty's a-Flower!i"The sun goes down in glory,", Alfred George Stephens , single work poetry (p. 2) Section: The Red Page
Amaranthi"The days rise up in argent pride,", Alfred George Stephens , single work poetry (p. 2) Section: The Red Page
The Honour of the Districti"He was a noble Englishman - a-travelling round the earth", Alfred George Stephens , single work poetry humour (p. 2) Section: The Red Page
A Nip by the Way i"A "cocky" on a grass-fed nag,", Taker , single work poetry humour (p. 3)
A Moving Scene i"Above a little seaside pier", Jacy Hill , single work poetry (p. 3)
Bacchanaliani"I pity him who has not swung", Victor J. Daley , single work poetry (p. 13)
The Restoration of Jane, Edward Dyson , single work short story humour (p. 14)
A Seafaring Spook , Joseph Spence Evison , single work short story (p. 15)
The Camp i"From she-oak logs the flaming golden spears", James Hebblethwaite , single work poetry (p. 16)
The Murder-Nighti"The tree-frogs sing in the rain;", Hugh McCrae , single work poetry (p. 16)
Caesar Britannicus i"I dreamed I saw a monarch throned; his seat", M , single work poetry (p. 16)
Some Mulga Maxims i"If the cattle-pup's careless at heeling, get him kicked if you possibly can;", Will H. Ogilvie , single work poetry (p. 16)
Blanchelysi"With little hands all filled with bloom,", Victor J. Daley , single work poetry (p. 16)
Sheedy Was Dyingi"Grey as a rising ghost -", John Shaw Neilson , single work poetry (p. 16)
Judy Feeny , Albert Dorrington , single work short story humour (p. 17)
The "New " Sphinx i"We've studied y' with thought intense for twenty years, come Friday,", Alone , single work poetry (p. 17)
In Dry Countryi"At the ooze-patch over yonder -", Narranghi Boori , single work poetry (p. 18)
Hash, L. L. , single work short story humour (p. 18)
Her Penalty i"Another lover the more, she sighed;", Stefan von Kotze , single work poetry (p. 19)

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