Only literary material by Australian authors individually indexed.
Other material in this issue includes:
First Page Picture: 'Shakespeare Players', Martin Place, Sydney, by Australian sculptor Sir Bertram Mackennal (1863-1931), .
Poetry: 'Time' from ['The Rape of] Lucrece' by English poet and playwright William Shakespeare (q.v.), with illus. 'The Dawn of a New Age' by sculptor Sir Bertram Mackennal, 36-37; 'Salute!' by English author Barry Eric Odell Pain (q.v.), 43-44.
Fiction: 'Silas and Effie' from Silas Marner by George Eliot (q.v.), with illus. 'Silas and Effie', 44-45.
Drama: 'Othello's Defence' from Othello, Act I, sc.iii, by English poet and playwright William Shakespeare (q.v.), 46; 'Conscience' from King Henry IV, Act III, by William Shakespeare (q.v.), 47.
Prose: 'In Honor of Shakespeare' (unattributed), with portrait of Sir Bertram Mackennal, R. A., 34; 'The World's Greatest Poet' (unattributed), with painting 'Young Shakespeare' by British artist James Sant (1820-1916), 35-36; 'The Cause' from Stories for Young Hearts and Minds (1912)by F. J. Gould (1855-1938), 48.
History: 'The Landing' (unattributed), with illus. 'Anzac Cove, the Place where the Australians and New Zealanders Landed on the 25th of April, 1915' from Mr. J. G. Roberts (q.v.), and 'Map of the Aegean Sea, the Sea of Marmora, and the Coasts Adjacent to it' from The Story of the Anzacs (1917), 37-40; 'Black Thursday' from A History of the Colony of Victoria (1904) by Henry Gyles Turner (q.v.), with illus. 'Black Thursday' after a painting by Australian artist Julian Ashton (q.v.), 41-43.
Non-Fiction: 'The Rabbi and the Diadem' from the Talmud trans. by American rabbi and professor, Dr. A. S. Isaacs (1852-1920), 47.
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.