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Issue Details: First known date: 1936... vol. 72 no. 843 1 June 1936 of The Australian Journal est. 1865 The Australian Journal
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  • Includes the 6th instalment of Arthur W. Upfield's Wings Above the Diamantina.

  • Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed. Other material in this issue includes:

    • The 8th instalment of Spring Melody by author (UK) Valerie Fane;
    • The 5th instalment of Raphael M.D. by Scottish author Augustus Muir;
    • The Con Man by UK author Richard Keverne (an Australian character was used in this story set in the UK)


* Contents derived from the 1936 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Wet Set, Joyce Owen Starr , Nancy Elvins (illustrator), single work short story (p. 749-751)
Spindrift and Scud : The Circus that Went to Sea, F. Rhodes , Alex McRae (illustrator), single work short story humour (p. 752-756)
The Inn : A Story of Early Tasmanian Days, by a Tasmanian Girl, Catherine Shepherd , Alex McRae , single work short story historical fiction (p. 757-759, 774)
Flowers by Madge Rose, Cam Woodford , Nancy Elvins (illustrator), single work short story romance (p. 768-774)
Twenty-five Years - For This!, Beryl Gray , L. Gladstone McPherson (illustrator), single work short story (p. 775-780)
Mirage Water, Frederick Barmore , single work short story (p. 781-783)
Surprise Package, Rex Grayson , single work short story detective (p. 792-811)
Note: Illustrated by Adrian Watts
May I Speak to You Stephen?, Dulcie Dunlop , 'Dalgarno' (illustrator), single work short story romance (p. 812-821)
A Passage to Panama, J. H. M. Abbott , single work short story historical fiction (p. 838-843)
The Man Who Couldn't Sleep, Frank Donaldson , single work short story (p. 844-849)
A Waif on the Nullabor, Frederick Barmore , single work short story adventure (p. 850-851, 886-890)
From : An Incident in the Late War in America, D. M. C. (fl.1870) , extract poetry (p. 867)
Putting Back the Clock : 1865-1936, single work column (p. 867)
It Walks by Night, 'Ladye Jane' , single work prose humour (p. 872-877)

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