Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed.
Other material in this issue includes:
- Poetry: 'Home Sweet Home' by John Howard Payne (1792-1852), ; 'The Death of the Flowers' (illustrated), by William Cullen Bryant (1794-1878), 70; 'The Ship obn Fire' (illustrated), by Dr. Mackay, 78-79.
- Fiction: 'A Young Composer's First Success', -67; 'Half the Price', (unattributed), 71; 'Difficult Questions and Clever Replies', (unattributed), 77; 'A Faithful Parrot', (unattributed), 78.
- Prose: 'Silworms and Silk' (illustrated), by Gertrude E.Wells in 'The Round World', 68-69; 'Simple Experiments, Puzzles Etc. : No.30 The Two Half-Hitches', 79.
- Geography: 'Sturt's Second Expedition - On the Murrumbidgee and Murray', (illustrated), to be continued, 72-75.
- Song: 'God Bless the Prince of Wales' by Brinley Richards, 80.