' The War in New Zealand - The Gun Boat "Pioneer" at Anchor off Meremere on the Waikato River '
' Marble Bust of the Late Field Marshal Lord Seaton - by G. G. Adams '
' India - Ganges Pilgrims Passing a Ghaut '
' St Mary Tower Church at Ipswich ' near full page engraving showing the church and churchyard, with people walking towards the open church door etc
' Winter - Drawn by A. Hunt ' full page print from engraving an old man with a little girl and a dog, look out from the door of a cottage on a snowy winters evening, a church and water mill in the distance
' In the Mersey near Birkenhead - An Explosion on Board the Barque Lottie Sleigh, Laden with Gunpowder as Seen From the Cheshire Side ' full page print from engraving from a sketch by Mr Wood of Queen's Rd. Liverpool
' St Paul's Working Men's Church at Birkenhead '
Sketches From New Zealand -:
Church Missionary Station on the Waikato River, New Zealand ' a cottage next to a river with a fence protecting it, a group of people sit next to the river, where three people are in a boat. An encampment by the river in the distance - half page print from engraving
' Scene on the Waikato near its Junction with the Waipa River ' half page showing maori people sitting next to a house like structure on a pole, canoes on the river below with a small settlement in the distance - from a drawing ade onthe spot by Mr G. F. Angas
' Waikato - The Queen's Redoubt and Headquarters of Lieutenant General Cameron '
' Camel and Young - Baby Camel Born at Mr Connor's Prince of Wales Livery Stables, Hackney, and Part of Mr James Edmonds (late Wombwell's) Collection ' half page mother with baby camel
' Winter in Holland - The Emperor's Canal at Amsterdam ' a wonderful half page engraving showing ice skating, sleigh rides, all on the canal outside The Felix Meritis building at Keizersgracht 324 - also showing surrounding buildings with what looks like the Westerkerk in the distance
' The Very Rev. Arthur Penhryn Stanley D.D. The Dean of Westminster ' Keenlyside ©.
' Wreck of the Lottie Sleigh Barque on the Beach at New Ferry, Birkenhead ' the boat lying on the shore of the Mersey - from a sketch by Mr John N. P. Macbride
' Claret Jug Presented to S. R. Graves Esq The Late Mayor of Liverpool by the Seamen of HMS Defence ' engraving showing the jug
' Testimonial to Colonel Gore Browne the Late Governor of New Zealand ' engraving showing an ornamental plate, a centre epertgne and two desert stands embellished with bird, animals and plants etc - made by Messrs hunt and Roskell of new Bond St.
' The St Clement Danes Rifle Challenge Cup won Reive By Captain Scrivener ' engraving of the cup
' Paris Fashions - Three Dresses : A Walking Dress and Hat - - - Ball Dress - - - Evening Dress '
' Chess Problem by H. E. Kidson '
Marching Towards the Precipice - with mention of the Danish German Quarrel etc
Foreign and Colonial News includes:
Freance with mention of M. Gueroult - M. Chaix - M. thiers - M. Miel - Admiral Hamelin - Th e Moniteur
Denmark and Germany
Sweden Norway and Russia
America: War Intelligence with mention of General Lee - General Johnston - General Longstreet - Knoxville - General Meade - Hardy County Virginia - Fortress Monroe - Wilmington Harbour - General Magruder - - - Miscellaneous with mention of: Mr Lincoln - General M'Clellan - Smallpox Outbreak in Washington - Governor Parker at New Jersey - Broadway Barracks near Astor House - Maryland Legislature - TheSchooner Gerety
Cape of Good Hope - with mention of Bishop Colenso - Dr Bleek - Sir Percy Douglas etc
India, China and Japan - with mention of Mr Lay Inspector General -Mr Richardsons murder
Messrs Bright and Scholefield at Birmingha
Naval And Military Intelligence - includes War Office Appointments - State of the Navy - Teh Volunteer Movement
Church and Universities - Preferments and Appointments etc
Restoration and Reopening of St Mary Le Tower Church at Ipswivch - with mention of Rev. J. R. Turnock - Mister G. C. Bacon - Mr henry Day - Herbert Wilkinson Cobbold - HEIC Steamer Zenobia - Mr R. M. Phipson
The Illustrated London News Editorial
The Court - Royal comings and Goings - with mention of Prince Alfred - Prince and Princess of Wales (Prince Albert Edward and Princess Alexandra) - Princess Beatrice and Queen Victoria at Osborne - Lady churchill - Hon. Mrs Bruce - Sir C. B. Phipps - Colonel Sir T. M. Biddulph - Princess Louisa - Hon. Emma Lascelles - Hon.Lucy Lyttelton - Lrod Dunglass - Colonel Cathcart - Major Cowell - Viscount Palmerston - Viscount Grey de Wilton
Marriages in High Life includes Captain Brand to Victoria the Daughter of His Excellency Sylvian van De Weyer - - The Hon. Eleanor Warren to Mr Baldwyn Leighton - - Viscount Powerscourt to Lady Julia Coke - - Miss Louisa Herbert to Mr Walter Smyth
Winter - poem
Country News includes theBraintree and Bocking Mechanics Insitutue with mention of Mr G. Courtauls etc
Law and Crime
Scientific news includes:
the Envelopes of the Sun and His Spots with mention of Mr Dawes - Mr NJasmyth
Novel Application of the Slaking of Quicklime with mention of Dr John Davy The Brother of Sir Humphry
The Replacement of Species with mention of Dr J. D.Hooker - Mr J. Haast - Mr Darwin
Royal Institution Lectures inlcudes:
Professor Tyndall Lecture On Experimental Optics
Mr John Lubbock FRS on The Antiquity of Man
Wills and Bequests inlcudes:
Major General Sir John Campbell formerly inthe Portuguese Service
Ref. Francis Minder Knollys Incumbent of Fitzhead, Somerset
Rev. Alexander M'Caul Prebendary of St Pauls
Thomas Deans of Abingdon St Westminster (small apprx 20 wds)
The Markets - Prices of Wheat - Seeds - Linseed - Bread - Sugar - Provisions, butter etc - Ha and Straw - Hops - Potatoes - Meat
The London Gazette - Bankrupts
New Zealand - Reconnaissance at Meremere - with mention of Mr Messer Asst Surgeon of the Curocoa - Waikato River - Maoris - Whangamarino - General Cameron - Colonel Mould - Mangastawarri River - HMS Harrier - Commander Sullivan - Koheroa Heights - River Waikato - Maori King Te WHero-whero - Mission House of Pepepe - Taupiri - Perongia near Kawhia
Adverts of the Day
The Distress in the north - with mention of th ecotton Manufacturing Districts - Mr Farnall - etc
Items of interest includes:
M. Paul Maignon of the French Agricultural Society
Sitting of the Spanish Cortes with mention of Signor Carriguiri
Thackeray's Last Work with mention of Charles Dickens
Coronation of the Queen of Madagascar - an account sten by Mr Stagg a missionary
The Sandwich Islands - A Letter from T. N. of Honolulu apprx 350 words
Modes of Dealing with the Lancashire Distress - "By Our Special Correspondent"
Fine Art and The Government Schools of Design
Current Literature SleekburnC.
Obituary of Eminent Persons includes:
The Duke of Athole His Grace Sir George Augustus Frederick John Murray died at Blair Castle
The Duke of Clebveland His Grace Sir Henry Vane died at Raby Castle , Darlington in the County of Durham
Sir William Atherton QC of the Inner Temple and Attorney General died at his town house 13 Westbourne Terrace London
Changes in Parliament with mention of Lodrd Glenlyon - Mr Ferrand - Mr Francis Powell - Mr W. H. G. Langton - Mr W. Addington - The Hon. H. Bernard - Mr E. I. Goschen - Sir J. Arnott - Colonel Tottenham - Major Waterhouse - etc