AustLit logo
y separately published work icon The Home periodical issue  
Note: Cover design.
Issue Details: First known date: 1922... vol. 3 no. 4 (Summer) 1 December 1922 of The Home est. 1920 The Home
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.


  • Contains a page of 'Cubist Caricatures' by George Finey (q.v.) which comprises portraits of Dorothea Mackellar, Ernest O'Ferrall (Kodak), Hugh McCrae, Henry Lawson, Mary Gilmore, Sydney Ure Smith, H. C. McKay and Dame Nellie Melba.
  • Includes three portraits of Norman Lindsay (q.v.) which are accompanied by captions. The feature comprises the full-page portrait 'The Thinker' (p. 46) and two images entitled 'Norman Lindsay at Work' (p. 47).
  • Contains fifth and final instalment of John Dalley's serial fiction, 'The Careerist: An Aspect of Sydney Life', pp. 56, 58, 60, 62, 64, 66, 68, 70, 72, 74, 77-78.


* Contents derived from the 1922 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Hari Chandra and Others, Dorothea Mackellar , single work short story humour (p. 9)
The Wheels of Timei"'Five minutes more! Five minutes more!'", single work poetry (p. 10)
Note: illus.
Pandorai"Athena came and made her fair", single work poetry (p. 11)
Note: illus.
Mezzofanti, Hugh McCrae , single work short story (p. 12)
Note: illus.
Nightmarei"I dreamed that I went down to Hell,", Nina Murdoch , single work poetry (p. 12)
Note: illus.
How the Sentimental Bloke Came to Toolangi, Freda Sternberg , single work biography (p. 13, 80)
Note: illus., ports
Adventure, H. C. McKay , single work short story humour (p. 14)
Note: illus.
For the Benefit of Miss Bagshawe, Frank Middlemiss , single work short story humour (p. 16, 98, 100)
The House of Pain, Hugh McCrae , single work short story (p. 19)
Note: illus.
A Visit to Rupert Bunny, Vandorian , single work biography (p. 30)
Somebody's Island, K. P. B. , single work short story humour (p. 31)
Oscar Asche : An Interview with A. G. Stephens, Alfred George Stephens (interviewer), single work interview (p. 34)
Note: illus., port.
Slaves of the Nib, Les Robinson , single work short story humour (p. 44A)
Tatterdemalioni"With knotted hair and angy frown", Leon Gellert , single work poetry (p. 45)
Note: illus.
Who Comes?i"Two knocks have crashed upon the door without,", Leon Gellert , single work poetry (p. 45)
Fiction, Etc., single work review
— Review of Australian University Verse : An Undergraduate Anthology 1920-1922 1922 anthology poetry ;
(p. 50, 52)
The Key, Florence Lascelles , single work drama
Cleverly written as a conversational critique of Australian artists/writers, this three scene drama (which includes cast and stage directions) is actually a full-page advertisement for Art in Australia i.e. 'the distinctive Magazine' that 'is published by the people who publish The Home'.
(p. 91)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Last amended 25 Aug 2009 14:45:33
Common subjects:
    Powered by Trove