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Issue Details: First known date: 1925... no. 312 February 1925 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 included.

    Other material in this issue includes:

    • Poetry: 'Daily Work', by Charles MacKay (1814-89), 11.
    • Prose: 'Australia : An Outline of its Discovery and Settlement', illustrated, (unattributed), 3-6; 'The White Ship', from 'A Chld's History of England' by Charles Dickens (1812-70), 12-14.
    • Moral Tale: 'Jack's Good Name', illustrated, Adapted from 'The Youth's Companion', 8-10; 'No Pay, No Work', (unattributed), 14-15.
    • Song: 'Peacefully Rest' (A Lullaby), by J.W.Curwen, 16.

  • 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.


* Contents derived from the 1925 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Kurnell, Botany Bay : A Memento of the Dedication, May 6th 1899i"Australia's classic ground! A peaceful glade", W. H. H. Yarrington , 1899 single work poetry Captain Cook's First Landing-Place in Australia (p. [1]-2)
Spider Orchidsi"Still they stand upon the hillside and the low sun glances", Marie E. J. Pitt , 1917 single work poetry (p. 7-8)

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Literary material by Australian authors includes:
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