' The Phoros Gate Sebastopol - Sketched by J. A. Crowe ' front page engraving
' Entrance To the Harbour near Fort Nicholas at Sebastopol - Sketched by E. A. Goodall ' front page engraving
' The Twelfth Night Wassail Bowl ' full page print from engraving showing a family scene - info. Wassailing was an old traditional ceremony
' Mr Gordon Cummings South African Entertainment - View on The River Limpopo with a herd of Hippopotami - From a Painting By Richard Leitch ' Sleekburnc.
' The Residence of The Late Mister Samuel Rogers at St James's Place ' info. an english banker and poet of 22 St James's Place
' The J9ordan Epiphany Custom at St Petersburg ' full page print from engraving - "a ceremony held in Commemoration of the baptism of Christ on the 6 Jan in the RIverNeva in Front of ther Imperial Winter Palace ..."
' General Sir Colin Campbell GCB ' of the Crimea - an engraving from a photograph by Mayall of Argyll Place, Regent Street by direction of Queen Victoria
The Crimea - ' Inkerman Mill - The Morning After The Explosion '
' A Scene from " Jack and The Bean Stalk " at the Adelphi ' - showing Miss Wyndham - Mr Garden and Mr C. J. Smith
' The Dover Sailors Sailor Home '
' Stanstead Cottage at Rowlands Castle in Hampshire ' small tear to border on of this engraving - info. Stansted
' The Market in Nasau New Providence in the Bahamas '
' Scene of the Earthquake in Japan - The Sinking of " The Diana " ..'
' The Peninsular and Oriental Navigation Company's new Steam Ship " Pera " ..' a beautiful engraving of the ship in full sail - info. P&O
' Silver Gilt Inkstand for Presentation by Queen Victoria to the King of Siam '
' Centre Piece of the Wilcox and Anderson Services of Plate '
Chile and The Opening of the Railway:
' Opening of the Valparaiso and Santiago Railway - The Train Leaving Valparaiso Station ' Sleekburnc.
' Bridge at Valparaiso '
' Don Manuel Montt the President of Chili '
' The Bombardment of Sveaborg - Officers on the Island of Tona Miola ' view showing Lieutenant James Campbell of Steam Vessel "Lightning" with Admirals Dndas and Seymour ...."
' The Bombardment of Sveaborg - From a Sketch by J. W. Carmichael ' a view showing " Captain Caldwell of HMS Duke of Wellington superinternding the gun boats during the bombardment..."
' Chess Problem by Mr H. Turton '
' Paris Fashions ' includes Velvet Hat Epingle - - Mantle of Velvet - -
Gimp Collar - - Chapeau of Velvet - - Dress
' Plan of Lord Beauclerk's Archimedean Subsoil Plough ' small engraving
' English Songs and Melodies - The Dangers - Poetry By Charles Mackay and Miel Air "Castabella " - Music by Sir H. R. Bishop ' music and engravings
' A Russian Padlock ...Now in the Possession of Mister Chubb
' Art - The Bravos painted by Meissonier '
' Art and Liberty Painted by Gallait '
' The Great Tobacco Warehouse at the London Docks ' interior
' Pipe Heads from Ancient Graves in North America '
' Tomahawk Pipe ' - - - ' Ornamented Pipe '
' An Indian Chief with The Pipe of Peace '
' Pipes Dug OUt of the Ruins of Ancient Mexican Cities '
The Prospects of 1856 Sleekburnc.
The War in the Crimea - Camp Sebastopol 22 Dec 1855
The Recent Occcurrences in Nicaragua
Metropolitan News includes:
The New Omnibus Scheme
Fire at the Princes Tavern in Soho
Further Reduction in the Prices of Food
The Case of the Rev. Dr Vaughan and His Late Sexton
The Liberty of the Subject at Hamburg - Arrest of Mister Julius Campe - apprx. 200 words
Wassailing or Twelfth Night - includes a poem or song
The Late Samuel Rogers
Illustratred London News Editorial
The Revenue - An abstract of the net producde of the UK
The Court - Royal Comings and Goings
Latest Intellignce - The War etc
The Rugeley Murder
The Decline of Handloom Weaving - apprx. 80 words
General Sir Colin Campbell
OBituary of Eminent Persons includes:
Lady Burrard Neale died at Lee in KEnt
Rear Admiral Frederick Jennings Thomas died at his Residence near Southampton
Joseph Dutton Esq died at Burland Hall Cheshire
Josiah Conder Esq., Editor of the Patriot Newspaper died at his residence at St Johns Wood
Thomas Cubitt Esq of Thames Bank and of Belgravia died at his home at Denbies, Dorking - A Metropolitan Builder and Contractor
James Yeckson Esq of the Firm James Yeckson and Co of Gothenburg and London, died at Gothenburg
Michael Vorosmarty The Famous Hungarian Poet Who lived in a Little Village near Pesth ( Budapest )
Count Valerian Krasinski of Poland died in Edinburgh
Christmas Tree in St Mary's Hall Coventry
Market Scene in the Bahamas - "a gay groups of chattering negresses intheir many coloured turban tied kerchiefs with bundance of bandanna, solicit the attention of passers by .... Hi Massa my sweet massa buy beautiful banana!"
Earthquake at Simoda in Japan - info. an account of a tsunami in the harbour of Shimoda in 1854
Monetary Transactions of the Week "From Our City Correspondent"
Valparaiso and Santiago Railway
the President of Chili - info. Chile
The Mormons - Latest News from The "Desert News" a weekly newspaper of The Great Salt LAke City - apprx 1000 words with mention of Brigham Young - Heber C. Kemball - Willard Richards - John and Joe Smith - Orson Pratt etc
Hymn to the New Year by E. L. Hervey
A Psalm for New Years Eve
Perfumery - with ref. from "The Art of Perfumery or the Methods of Obtaining the Odours of Plants" by G. W. Septimus Piesse
The Bombardment of Sveaborg - info. Suomenlinna
Memorabilia, Literary, Antiquarian. Scientific and Artistic - P lans of the Battle of Marston Moor, Newbury and Naseby by Sir Frederick Madden
Geology of the Crimea - A Letter to the Editor of the Illustrated London News from William H. Baily of 18a Walcot Place East, Kennington Road dated December 26 1855
The New Law for the Inspection of Coal Mines in Great Britain
Christmas at Holyhead North Wales
Ancient Pipes and Ancient Smokers