Archive for the 'pulps'

The Hardest Kind of Hard

Lewen Hewitt   ...
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Sunday Morning Bonus Pulp: Far East Adventure Stories, November 1930

It's not billed as an all-star issue, but there are some mighty big names in this issue of FAR EAST ADVENTURE STORIES:  H. Bedford-Jones, J. Allan Dunn, Theodore Roscoe, Arthur J. Burks, Frederick Nebel, and Jack D'Arcy. Just another day at the newsstand in 1930.

This Murder’s On Me

C S Montanye When Johnny and his heart-throb...
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Saturday Morning Western Pulp: Exciting Western, November 1951

EXCITING WESTERN was the home of W.C. Tuttle's long-running series about range detectives Tombstone and Speedy, but the Tuttle story in this issue appears not to be part of that series. I'm sure the cover would have mentioned it if "Derelict City" was a Tombstone and Speedy yarn. Other authors in this issue are Louis L'Amour writing as Jim Mayo, Harry Whittington, C. William Harrison, Syl

Monday Morning Digest Magazine: Doc Savage, October 1946

We think of DOC SAVAGE as a pulp first, and rightly so since it's one of the most iconic pulps ever. But for a good part of the Forties it was a digest magazine, like Street & Smith's other former pulps THE SHADOW, WESTERN STORY, and ASTOUNDING. I know some people don't care for the series, but I was a huge fan after picking up the Bantam reprint of METEOR MENACE from the spinner rack in