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Issue Details: First known date: 1929... no. 378 September 1929 of The School Paper : Grades III and IV est. 1927 School Paper : Grades III and IV
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  • Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed.

    Other material in this issue includes:

    • First Page Picture: 'Two Australian Natives' (unattributed) [113].
    • Poetry: 'Where the sun shines strongest' (unattributed) [113].
    • Natural History: 'A Chat About the Months : September' (unattributed), with illus. of 'The First Railway Station in Melbourne' [Hobson's Bay/Sandridge] 15-16.
    • Competitions: 'Gould League Competitions' (unattributed) 127.
    • Song: 'God Save Our Empire Land', words and music by Edward M. Sheehan,128.
  • Preceding or following each piece is a short glossary of the longer words contained therein, as well as notes about people and places mentioned, and comments on the metre of poetry. There are also often 'General Notes' which ask the reader questions about the work.


* Contents derived from the 1929 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
An Australian Cradle Songi"Over the hills and far away,", John Harrison Wagner , single work poetry children's fantasy (p. 114)
[Untitled], Adam Lindsay Gordon , extract poetry (p. 115)
A Poem 'bout Mei"Are you really the poetry-maker", Jennings Carmichael , single work poetry children's (p. 116-117)
The Little Green Grub, Amy Eleanor Mack , extract children's fiction (p. 117-120)
A Nonsense Rhymei"Although he seems a friendly beast", Walter Murdoch , extract poetry (p. 120)
Note: Illustration by Mrs Arthur Streeton (q.v.).
I Wonderi"I wonder what the Jacks have got to laugh and laugh about.", C. J. Dennis , single work poetry (p. 120)
Going and Comingi"Did you see them pass today - Billy, Kate, and Robin", C. J. Dennis , single work poetry (p. 121)
Note: illus.
How the Australian Blacks Lived, Mary E. B. Howitt , single work prose children's (p. 122-123)
The Platypusi"On the banks of the Murray", M. C. , single work poetry (p. 123-124)
Note: Editor's note: 'in McDougall's Alexandra Readers' [a Canadian Department of Education resource].
The Trial, Stella Chapman , Douglas Ancelon , single work drama children's (p. 124-126)

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Literary material by Australian authors or with significant Australian content in this issue:
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