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Issue Details: First known date: 1919... no. 245 January 1919 of The School Paper : Grades V and VI est. 1912 School Paper : Grades V and VI : Poetry Number
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  • Only literary material by Australian authors is individually indexed.

    Other material in this issue includes:

    • First page picture: 'The Guardian Angel' (unattributed) accompanying extract from poem: 'Children', [i].
    • Poetry: 'Children' extract by Henry Longfellow (q.v.) with (unattributed) image: 'The Guardian Angel', [i]; 'Prayer' extract from Morte d'Arthur by Alfred Tennyson (q.v.) ii; 'Rain in Summer' extract from poem by Henry Longfellow (q.v.) with (unattributed) illustration: 'A Summer Scene, Victoria: A Thrasher at Work', iii-iv; 'The Baby's Kiss: An Incident of the American Civil War (1861-1865)' by G. R. Emerson, vi; 'From India' by W. Bennett, viii-ix; 'The Lorelei' by German poet Heinrich Heine (q.v.) with (unattributed) illustration: 'The Lorelei', ix-x; 'Your Mission' by American author Ellen M. H. Gates, xi; 'Somebody's Mother' (unattributed) with (unattributed) photograph: 'Before Embarkation: Soldiers of the AIF, Flinders Street, Melbourne' xi-xiii; 'The Children's Song' by Rudyard Kipling (q.v.) xiii-xiv; 'Fairies' extract from Reliques of English Poetry by Percy with picture: 'Fairies' from The Wand of Dawn by Minnie I. Rowe (q.v.) xiv-xv; 'The Better Land' by English poet Felicia D. Hemans (q.v.) xv; 'The Dinky Bird' by American poet Eugene Field (1850-1895) xvi; 'Golden Tomorrows' by R. H. Thorpe, xvi.
    • Notices: 'Spelling Tests' request that no spelling tests be taken from this paper, v; 'Price of The School Paper' request to report any overcharge, v.


* Contents derived from the 1919 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
"Our Andy's gone to battle now" Andy's Gone with Cattlei"Our Andy's gone with cattle now-", Henry Lawson , single work poetry (p. ii - iii)
Note: Extract with (unattributed) etching: 'Rounding up a straggler'.
A Song of Windi"Hark to the song of the scattering, scurrying,", Will Lawson , single work poetry (p. iv - v)
Note: With untitled painting of children by Fred Morgan.
At the Base Hospitali"The willows sweep the water, and the rushes lean a-down,", George Essex Evans , single work poetry (p. vi-viii)
Note: With (unattributed) photograph: 'A Portion of the Caulfield Military Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria'.
The Daylight Is Dyingi"The daylight is dying", A. B. Paterson , single work poetry (p. xvi)

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Literary material by Australian authors in this issue:

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