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Aces (fnz)

Fanzine with a strong emphasis on pulp art.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1998
Publishers:   Paul McCall, 5801 W. Henry St., Indianopolis, IN 46241
Editors:   Paul McCall
Prices:   $10.00

Ace Sports Monthly

Total Issues: 30+30+8=68

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1936 – Aug-1938: Sports Fiction Index
  Oct-1938 – Nov-1943, as Ace Sports: Sports Fiction Index
  Nov-1947 – Jan-1949, as Ace Sports: Sports Fiction Index


  Jan-1936 – Apr-1941: Periodical House, Inc. (Ace Magazines)


  A.A. Wyn


  standard pulp


  Jan-1936 – Nov-1943: 10c
  Nov-1947 – Jan-1949: 15c


  Jan-1936 – Feb-1943: 112pp
  Apr-1943 – Jan-1949: 96pp


  Jan-1936 – Apr-1938: monthly
  Jun-1938 – Apr-1943: bi-monthly
  Aug-1943 – Nov-1943: quarterly
  Nov-1947 – Jan-1949: bi-monthly


  The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Sports in the Pulp Magazines
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Ace Sports (Canada)

Canadian reprint edition of Ace Sports.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1948: Sports Fiction Index (Missing: all issues)
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Pulpster #11, 2001
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Ace Western [1946]

Total Issues: 1?

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1946: Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   International Publications Ltd., 166 Buchanan St., Glasgow
Prices:   1/-
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Ace Western [1949]

Total Issues: 1?

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1949: Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   John Spencer & Co.
Prices:   1/-
Pagecounts:   32pp
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Ace Westerns

Total Issues: 10?

Issues & Index Sources:  late 1940s: Western Fiction Index (Missing: all except #4, #7, #10)
Publishers:   Young's Merchandising, 8 Spring Street, Sydney
Prices:   6d
Pagecounts:   64pp
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The Acolyte

Total Issues: 14

Probably the premiere fanzine of the early 1940's. The first two issues were hectographed, the remainder were mimeographed. In spite of the poor format, the content is impressive.

Issues & Index Sources

  Fall 1942 – Spring 1943: Miller/Contento
  Summer 1943 – Spring 1946, as Acolyte: Miller/Contento


  Fall 1942 – Fall 1943: Francis T. Laney; Clarkston, WA
  Spring 1944 – Spring 1946: Francis T. Laney; Los Angeles, CA


  Francis T. Laney


  roughly 32pp
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The Acorn

Total Issues: 2

Subtitled "An Illustrated Quarterly Magazine Devoted to Literature and Art", contained a mix of poetry, fiction and articles.

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1905 – Feb-1906: FictionMags Index
Publishers:   Caradoc Press

Acorn Whistle

"On hold" in 2002.

Issues & Index Sources:  ? – 2000?
Publishers:   907 Brewster Avenue, Beloit, WI 53511
Editors:   Fred Burwell
Frequency:   1 or 2 issues per year
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (not in 2001 or 2002)

Across the Seas. A missionary paper for young people

Total Issues: 624 (numbered 60-684)

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan-1901 – Dec-1952
Publishers:   (?), Glasgow
Editors:   Edith E. Cooper.

Action [1938]

A Catholic pictorial news magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr-1938 – Apr-1939
Publishers:   E.V. Corridan, NY
Frequency:   monthly

Action [1953]

Total Issues: 6?

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1953 – Dec-1953?: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Picture Magazines, Inc., 105 East 35th Street, New York 16, NY (Volitant)
Sources:   It's a Man's World
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Action Adventure Stories

Total Issues: 145

Photocopy reprints of classic pulp novels.

Issues & Index Sources

  May-1997 – Jan-2005: FictionMags Index
Adventure Fiction Index


  Fading Shadows, Inc.



  Tom & Ginger Johnson




  May-1997 – Aug-2001: twice monthly
  Sep-2001 – Dec-2004: monthly
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Action Caravan

Total Issues: 1?

Issues & Index Sources:  May-1951
Formats:   digest
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Action Detective

True crime.

Issues & Index Sources:  ?

Action Detective Magazine

Total Issues: 46

Mostly Australian authors; early issues contained two stories, later issues a single novelette.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jun-1952 – 1956?: Crime Fiction Index (Missing: #3, #4, #8, #13, #28, #32, #34)
Publishers:   Action Comics Pty. Ltd., 14 Bond Street, Sydney
Prices:   8d
Pagecounts:   34pp
Sources:   Australian Crime Fiction
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