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Issue Details: First known date: 1912... no. 150 April 1912 of The School Paper : Grades VII and VIII est. 1896-1932 The School Paper for Grades VII and VIII
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  • Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed.

    Other material in this issue includes:

    • First Page Picture: 'William Dampier - The First Englishman to Set Foot on Australia' [33].
    • Poetry: 'The Solitary Reaper' by English poet, William Wordsworth (q.v.), 47-48.
    • History: 'The Discovery of Western Port by Surgeon Bass, January 4, 1798' (unattributed), with extracts from A Voyage to Terra Australis (1814) by Matthew Flinders (q.v.) and photographs of Western Port Bay, 35-39; 'Matthew Flinders in Port Phillip Bay : His Ascent of Station Peak' (unattributed), with extracts from Flinders' Voyage, a map of Port Phillip and Western Port (1801), and a sketch : 'Geelong in 1842 - The You Yangs in the Distance', 40-44.


* Contents derived from the 1912 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Australia, Henry Kendall , extract poetry children's (p. 33-35)
Flindersi"He left his island home", J. B. O'Hara , single work poetry (p. 39-40)
Leichhardt's Grave, Robert Lynd , extract poetry (p. 44-45)
An Attack by Natives, George Grey , extract diary
According to a note at the end of this extract, '[t]he incident that [Grey] relates occurred near the Prince Regent River, north-west of Western Australia, in 1838.'
(p. 45-47)
My Native Landi"Home of the happy and the free, native land, my native land", single work lyric/song (p. 48)
Note: Unattributed.

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Note: Literary material by Australian authors in this issue:
Last amended 5 Jan 2009 13:09:53