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Issue Details: First known date: 1926... no. 309 February 1926 of The School Paper : Grades VII and VIII est. 1896-1932 The School Paper : Grades VII and VIII
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  • Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed.

    Other material in this issue includes:

    • First Page Photograph: 'The Bush : A Scene in Gippsland, Victoria' (unattributed), [1].
    • Poetry: 'Love Thy Neighbor' by English poet Leight Hunt (1784-1859), with portrait of the author, 6; 'Music' by English poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson (q.v.), 13.
    • Fiction: 'The Wreck' from David Copperfield by English novelist Charles Dickens (q.v.), with illus. 'Ham watched the sea, standing alone', 7-10.
    • Drama: 'Eleven Men in Buckram' from King Henry the Fourth [sic], Part I, Act II, sc. iv, by English playwright, William Shakespeare (q.v.), with illus. 'Prince Henry (Afterwards King Henry V) is seated; Poins is behind his chair', 10-13.
    • Non-Fiction: 'The Junior Red Cross' (unattributed), with illus. 'Florence Nightingale (1820-1910)', and 'Junior Red Cross Group at Greenvale, Victoria, 14-16
  • Preceding or following each piece is a short glossary of the longer words contained therein, as well as notes about people and places mentioned.


* Contents derived from the 1926 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
An Australian National Anthemi"Maker of earth and sea,", J. Brunton Stephens , 1880-1889 single work poetry National Anthem for Federated Australia An Australian Anthem (p. [1]-2)
The Drover's Wife, Henry Lawson , 1892 single work short story (p. 2-5)
Note: Illustration by E. R. Rix. Caption: 'The dog lies still, an the woman sits as one fascinated.'

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Literary material by Australian authors in this issue:
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