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Our Birds
Interesting Monuments of Distinguished Women, by H.W. Brewer
The Loftiest Churches in Europe, by H.W. Brewer
St. Martin's Church, Canterbury
A Novel Garden-Party
Prison Fledgelings, by Anne Beale
All About Oranges, by Phillis Browne
Christmas Sweet Dishes, by "Constance"
Fancy Butter and How to Make It, by A Certified Butter-Maker
Healthy Recipes, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N. ("Medicus")
Impromptu Cookery
A Luncheon in Brittany, by Louie Carew
Strawberries, by Phillis Browne
Basket-Weaving (How Girls Can Help Workhouse Inmates), by Blanche C. Saward
Chamois Leather Embroidery and Painting, by Blanche C. Saward
Charcoal Drawing
Christmas Presents in Art Needlework, by Marion Helen Burnside
Cloisonne Enamel, by Blanche C. Saward
Crochet Lace Edging
Crochet Lace Mantel Border
Crochet Pillow Case Insertion, Diamond Pattern
Four Useful Articles Made from One Yard of Holland, by Annie Thornley
How to Make a Writing-Board; Another Knee Writing-Board and How to Make it, by Somerville Gibney
Pillows and Pillow-Making, by Blanche C. Saward
Pincushions, by Blanche C. Saward
Polite Language as a Profitable Investment, by James Mason
The Aprons of Today
Frocks and Gowns for the Month (monthly)
A Propos de Bottes
Caps, by B.C. Saward
What to Do with a Wedding Gown
A Wall Garden: A Novelty for Small Town Gardens
About Rheumatism, and Its Kindred Ailments, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
An Amateur Nurse's Mistakes, or, Look Before You Leap, by S.F.A. Caulfield
Beautiful Hands, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
Can't We Mount Above It?, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
Health and Complexion: A Roundabout Talk, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
Hints on the Care of the Feet, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
How to Look Well in the Morning, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
"I've Got Nothing On That'll Spoil", by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
Rational Toilet, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
The Glee Maidens, by J.F. Rowbotham
An Interesting Relic, by E.F. Bridell-Fox
Romance of the Earldom of Stirling, by Edward Walford
Christmas Presents in Art Needlework, by Marion Helen Burnside
Christmas Sweet Dishes, by "Constance"
Old Daddy Christmas: A Musical Allegory
The Art of Washing, by Dora de Blaquière
The Drawing-Room Floor: How I Found It and How I Left It, by Bertha Vaughan Dawes
Economy: The Right Sort and the Wrong
Flower Decorations, by Constance Jacob
How to Help in the House, by Dora de Blaquière
Our Schoolroom, by Mrs. J. Nicholson Shearman
A Simple Method of Window Decoration, by Blanche C. Saward
A Use for Old Pianos
What to Do With Your Savings
The Flower-Girls of London, by Emma Brewer
A Peep Behind the Scenes at the Government Post Office, by A. J. Hayes
Two Ways of Looking at It
Notices of New Music
Antiphon: Daylight Fades Away - words by George MacDonald, music by C.A. Macirone
Aubade - music by H.A.J. Campbell
Crusaders' March, for the Harmonium or American Organ - music by Myles Foster
Elegy, for the Harmonium or American Organ - music by Myles Foster
Love and Laughter - words by Arthur Butler, music by C.H.H. Parry
Meditation, for the Harmonium or American Organ - music by Myles Foster
Old Daddy Christmas: A Musical Allegory
Romance, for Violin and Pianoforte - music by J.T. Field
Romance - music by Clara Schumann
Under the Greenwood Tree - words by William Shakespeare, music by Myles Foster
Under the Waves: A Pianoforte Piece - music by H.A.J. Campbell
Objects & Antiquities
All About Gloves, by Emma Brewer
Fragrant Legacies, by Emma Brewer
Sun-dials, by S.F.A. Caulfield
Anecdotes of Courts, by E. Walford
Bessie Gilbert, by Alice King
Christine Nilsson, by J.F. Rowbotham
"The Elderly Lady," Speaking from Ancient Orient, by Isabella Fyvie Mayo
The Escape of Archibald, Earl of Argyll
Frau Dr. Clara Schumann: A Short Sketch of Her Life, by the Countess A. von Bothmer
The Lady Erskine of Grange, by E. Walford
Some Celebrated Female Musicians, by J.F. Rowbotham
The True Story of Betty Wilcox and Her Clock, by J.A. Owen
Talking Birds, by A.T. Elwes
Five Girls and a Camera
A New Way of Entertaining Friends
Outdoor Games from Over the Sea
The German Empress [Empress Augusta Victoria]: Her Girl Life and Present Work, by the Countess A. von Bothmer
Magazine and Book Clubs, and How to Manage Them, by Dora de Blaquière
Across the Irish Channel, by Lady William Lennox
By Atlantic Bays in the West of Ireland, by Edith E. Smyth
The City of the Saint (Cape Carthage)
A Visit to a Peaceful Town [Malde], by the Countess of Meath
A Winter Holiday for Ten Pounds, by S.F.A. Caulfield
Women's Issues
Intellectual Partnerships, or, How Men May Stimulate the Mental Life of Women, by Alice Lee
Our Brothers - In Training for Husbands
Plain Words to Schoolgirls, by the Ven. Archdeacon Wilson
Religion: An Address to Schoolgirls, by the Ven. Archdeacon Wilson
Some Happy Spinsters
Trained Intelligence, and What It Will Do for Girls, by the Ven. Archdeacon Wilson
Whispers to Our Wedded Girls, by a Middle-Aged Woman
Dressmaking as a Trade in Life
How to Secure a Situation, by Nora C. Usher
Lady Laundresses, by Josepha Crane
Millinery as a Career in Life
New Employments for Girls, by S.F.A. Caulfield
World Cultures
Courtship in Sweden, by Peveril
Greek Peasant Girls, and How They Live, by Mary Hayden and Lilian Greene
How French Girls Are Employed, by Helen Zimmern
How the Japanese Arrange Flowers for Decoration, by Helen Zimmern
Life at a Swedish Farm, by Peveril
Wedding Gifts, by William Cowan

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