Story: Magazines and periodicals



The monthly magazine Aussie began as an Australian soldiers' magazine in France during the First World War. It was also popular in New Zealand, and from 1923 a New Zealand supplement was published. The periodical featured cartoons and humorous stories and was known for its colourful covers, including this one from 1922. 

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Aussie, 15 April 1922 (S-L-1262-Cover)

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Ben Schrader, 'Magazines and periodicals - Popular magazines, 1920 to 1939', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 May 2024)

Story by Ben Schrader, published 22 Oct 2014, updated 1 Apr 2020