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Issue Details: First known date: 1926... no. 328 July 1926 of The School Paper : Grades V and VI est. 1912 School Paper : Grades V and VI
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  • Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed.

    Other material in this issue includes:

    • Poetry: 'Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind', illustrated, From Shakespeare's comedy 'As You Like It', [81]-82; 'Content', by Shakespeare, 83; 'Sea Fever', illustrated, by John Masefield, 84; 'The Making of the Music' by William B. Rands, 87-88; 'What is the Real Good?', by James Whitcomb Riley (1853-1916), 89; 'Friendly Enemies' from 'The Children's Newspaper', 91; 'A Child of Nature', illustrated, by William Wordsworth (1770-1850), 94-95.
    • Prose: 'Smoking', illustrated, from 'A Health Reader', by Dr J.S.Elkington, 90-91; 'The Rat and the Elephant', by S.S., 93.
    • Fiction: 'David Copperfield Goes to Work', Abridged and adapted from 'David Copperfield' by Charles Dickens (1812-1870), 82-83; 'Blown Away with Bubbles' by Jesie B.Hughes, 91-92; 'How the Wren Became King', (unattributed), 95.
    • Drama: 'The Mad Tea-Party', illustrated, from 'Alice in Wonderland' by Lewis Carroll, 85-87.
    • Song: 'The Meeting of the Waters', by Thomas Moore, 96.
  • Preceding or following each piece is a short glossary of the longer words contained therein, as well as notes about people and places mentioned, and comments on the metre of poetry. There are also often 'General Notes' which ask the reader questions about the work.
  • 'Kindness is the word'.


* Contents derived from the 1926 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Kojurrie, the Goanna, Edward S. Sorenson , 1926 single work children's fiction children's
Kojurrie, the goanna comes into conflict with Nurai, the black snake and must resort to herbage antidote several times before the battle is concluded.
(p. 88-89)
The Road to Dandenongi"As I went down by Lilydale", Capel Boake , 1922 single work poetry (p. 92-93)

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Literary material by Australian authors include:
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