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1. A botanical expedition to Newfoundland and southern Labrador A botanical expedition to Newfoundland and southern Labrador Fernald, Merritt Lyndon, 1873-1950 Botany A discussion of plants in Newfoundland and Labrador.

2. A qui appartiendra le Labrador? A qui appartiendra le Labrador? Forbin, Victor Labrador Peninsula; Labrador--Boundaries; Natural resources--Labrador A brief discussion of Labrador's natural resources and the boundary dispute with Quebec.

3. A trip to Newfoundland A trip to Newfoundland [Mullaly, John] Description and travel; St. John's--History; Ships--James Adger; Communications--Cable and telegraph; Voyages; Social life and customs; Dogs An account of the voyage of the James Adger and an attempt to lay the first transatlantic cable.

4. Airisms from the four winds : the "Bremen" Airisms from the four winds : the "Bremen" A short note about the abandoned aircraft Bremen on Greenly Island, Labrador.

5. Anti-French meeting at St. John's, Newfoundland Anti-French meeting at St. John's, Newfoundland Protests; France, relations with A description of the public meeting held 26 March 1890 in St. John's to protest French aggression over the French Shore issue, sent in by Henry W. LeMessurier. The accompanying illustration of the meeting held near Bannerman Park, entitled "The Fisheries Question in Newfoundland," is from a photo by Lyon and Vey.

6. Arctic Canada and Labrador Arctic Canada and Labrador Labrador-Discovery and Exploration A brief review of ongoing and proposed scientific activity in Arctic Canada and Labrador.

7. Arctic Canada and Labrador : The Forbes-Grenfell Northern Labrador (Survey) Expedition, 1931 Arctic Canada and Labrador : The Forbes-Grenfell Northern Labrador (Survey) Expedition, 1931 Labrador-Discovery and Exploration A description of the work being undertaken in northern Labrador by The Forbes-Grenfell Northern Labrador (Survey) Expedition, 1931.

8. Atlantic telegraph [re failure of signal] Atlantic telegraph [re failure of signal] Communications--Cable and telegraph A short article annoucing the failure of the Atlantic cable.

9. Before the "Viking" disaster : the doomed film ship in the Newfoundland ice-fields Before the "Viking" disaster : the doomed film ship in the Newfoundland ice-fields Ships-Viking; Film-making; Shipwrecks A description of the sinking of the Viking by an explosion while at the seal fishery in March 1931. It was carrying an American movie-making team headed by Varick Frissell.

10. Boys to explore Newfoundland Boys to explore Newfoundland Levick, Murray; Visits to Newfoundland; Education--Students A report announcing that English schoolboys from the major public schools will be travelling to Newfoundland to map uncharted areas and collect specimens for the British Museum.

11. Britain's oldest colony sends her sons to serve Britain's oldest colony sends her sons to serve Military Matters-World War II A one-page article about how Newfoundlanders are contributing to Britian's war effort as sailors and lumbermen, 1939-40.

12. Burning of the Roman Catholic Cathedral at Harbour Grace, Newfoundland Burning of the Roman Catholic Cathedral at Harbour Grace, Newfoundland Fires and fire-fighting; Religion--Roman Catholic; Harbour Grace A brief article on the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Harbour Grace, recently destroyed by fire.

13. Caribou and aeroplanes Caribou and aeroplanes Grey, C. G. (Charles Grey), 1875-1953 Caribou; Transport--Aviation; Geography A discussion of the caribou herds of Newfoundland, and the potential use of airplanes in tracking them.

14. Chasse à la baleine dans les environs de Terre-Neuve Chasse à la baleine dans les environs de Terre-Neuve Fisheries-Whales and whaling Pictures of a whale hunt near Newfoundland, with a description of the harpooning process.

15. Childhood among the Labrador Eskimo Childhood among the Labrador Eskimo Hawkes, Ernest William, 1883- Anthropology; Native peoples--(Labrador)--Inuit A description of the activities of Labrador Inuit children.

16. Cod-liver oil Cod-liver oil Fishery by-products An article about Newfoundland's cod liver oil industry, describing procedures at a Portugal Cove factory.

17. Collision with an iceberg Collision with an iceberg Murray, James Ice conditions and icebergs; Transport--Shipping; Ships--Concordia An account of the Concrodia's hitting an iceberg enroute from Montreal to Glasgow; she put into St. John's for repairs.

18. Coronation Day in Canada Coronation Day in Canada Stead, Robert J. C., 1880-1959 Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain; Holidays and festivals A description of the Canadian celebrations for Queen Elizabeth II's coronation, 2 June 1953.

19. Découverte et évolution cartographique de Terre-Neuve et des pays circonvoisins, 1497 - 1500 - 1769 Découverte et évolution cartographique de Terre-Neuve et des pays circonvoisins, 1497 - 1500 - 1769 Harrisse, Henry, 1829-1910 Cartography; Discovery and exploration An account of the various voyages of discovery by European navigators to Newfoundland and Labrador, with an examination of how the early maps reflect the progressive development of geographic knowledge of the area.

20. Départ des pêcheurs d'Islande Départ des pêcheurs d'Islande France--Fisheries; Seafaring life Cover illustration of French fishermen departing for Iceland. The description inside praises them and those going to the Grand Banks of Newfoundland as "true sons of France" who face mortal danger.
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