Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed.
Other material in this issue includes:
- First page picture: 'The Flag of the Commonwealth of Australia' 
- Poetry: 'The Pipes at Lucknow' (illus.) by J.G. Whittier (1807-1892), 54-56; 'British Freedom' by Charles MacKay (1814-1889), 58; 'The Camel's Nose' (illus.) by Mrs. Lydia H. Sigourney (1791-1865), 61.
- Prose: 'Something About Flags' (illus.), (unattributed), 50-54; 'War : Special Lesson for Peace day, the 18th May' (illus. by photograph of Andrew Carnegie) from the Australian edition of 'The Citizen Reader' by the Right Hon. H.O. Arnold-Forster and C.R. Long, 56-58; 'Honour to the Flag' (illus.), (unattributed), 62-63.
- Fiction: 'The Boy Soldier' (illus.) by Mrs. Juliana Horation Ewing (1841-1885), 58-61; 'King Solomon and the Bes' (unattributed), 64; 'The Dove and the Woodpecker' (unattributed), 64.