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Cabal Asylum

Subtitled "the Magazine of Macabre Horror and Unexplained Happenings". Published a mixture of poetry and short fiction, including at least 1 story by D.F. Lewis..

Issues & Index Sources:  1995 – ?: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Cabal Graphics, Greenbelt
Editors:   Ken Hayes
Formats:   paperback
Frequency:   quarterly

Cabaret Stories

Total Issues: 8

One of the rarest "crime pulps", Cabaret Stories seems to have been an early attempt at a gangster pulp and is believed to have run for eight issues.

Issues & Index Sources:  Aug-1928 – Mar-1929: Crime Fiction Index (Missing: Nov-1928, Feb-1929)
Publishers:   B.L. McFadden, Inc., 1860 Broadway, New York, NY
Formats:   standard pulp
Frequency:   monthly
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
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Cabinet des Fées

Total Issues: 3

Subtitled "A fairy tale journal", retelling old fairy tales and publishing new ones.

Issues & Index Sources:  2006 – 2010: Miller/Contento
Publishers:   Prime Press
Editors:   Helen Pilinovsky and Erzebet Barthold-YellowBoy
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Total Issues: 6


Issues & Index Sources:  Spring 1959 – Winter 1961
Editors:   Sture Sedolin


Total Issues: 21

Men's magazine; published Harlan Ellison's "A Prayer for One's Enemy" (Mar-1966) and "Sex Gang" (Mar-1969). Unsold issues were rebound and sold as Cad Banner Editions.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jun-1965 – Sep-1970
Publishers:   CAD Publishing Co., 8060 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, Calif., 90046
Editors:   Merrill Miller
Formats:   review
Prices:   $1.00
Pagecounts:   88pp
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Total Issues: 19

Substantially fiction with a small scattering of accessible poetry and a letters page.

Issues & Index Sources:  ? – 2009
Publishers:   Jo Good, P.O. Box 1768, Rugby, CV21 4ZA
Editors:   Jo Good; Zoe King
Formats:   A5
Prices:   £15.50 for 4 issues
Pagecounts:   60pp


Primarily a poetry magazine with an initial emphasis on "alternative medicine, personal growth and spiritual practice"; also published some fiction, including a reprinted story by Brian Stableford.

Issues & Index Sources:  1982? – ?
Editors:   Linda Chase & Oli Senior (1982 - 1987)

The Cairn

Total Issues: 45 (as at Aug-2015)

"In publishing the Cairn we look for writing that "Knows who it is and what it is about": short fiction, creative non-fiction and poetry with intelligence, insight and artful language"

Issues & Index Sources:  ? – present
Publishers:   St Andrews Presbyterian College, Laurinsburg, North Carolina
Frequency:   annual

The Calendar of Modern Letters

Published fiction by Isaac Babel, A. E. Coppard, William Gerhardi, D. H. Lawrence, William Plomer.

Issues & Index Sources

  Mar-1925 – Feb-1926: Index to English-Language Little Magazines, 1890-1970
  Mar-1926 – Jul-1927, as Calendar: A Quarterly Review: Index to English-Language Little Magazines, 1890-1970


  Edgell Rickword & others


  monthly, then quarterly


  British Literary Magazines Vol. 4

The Californian [1880]

Total Issues: 36

Authors include Emma Frances Dawson, W.C. Morrow.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1880 – Dec-1882: Index to Periodical Literature

#superseded by The Overland Monthly


  Jan-1880 – Apr-1880: Frederick Somers
  May-1880 – Dec-1882: Anton Roman


  Jan-1880 – Apr-1880: Frederick Somers
  May-1880 – Dec-1882: Charles Henry Phelps


  standard (imitation Harper's)





The Californian [1891]

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1891 – Apr-1894: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   The Californian Publishing Co., San Francisco, CA
Editors:   Charles Frederick Holder

The Californian [1933]

Issues & Index Sources:  Summer 1933 – Summer 1938: FictionMags Index
Publishers:   Los Angeles, CA
Editors:   Hyman Bradofsky


An African and African-American literary journal, publishes original works by and critical studies of black writers worldwide. This journal offers a rich mixture of fictions, poetry, plays, critical essays, cultural studies, interviews, and visual arts. Circulation 1,400.

Issues & Index Sources:  Dec-1976 – present
Publishers:   John Hopkins University Press (but produced by University of Virginia, Baton Rouge); Department of English, 322 Bryan Hall, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22903 (in 2000 - 2002)
Editors:   Charles H. Rowell (in 1998 - 2002)
Formats:   quarto
Pagecounts:   256pp
Frequency:   quarterly (though sometimes thrice yearly)
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (in 2002)


Total Issues: 1

Issues & Index Sources:  Jun-1949: FictionMags Index
Publishers:   Decor Contemporary Art and Design, 46 Broadmead, Bristol 1
Formats:   digest
Prices:   6d
Pagecounts:   32pp

Calling All Boys

Total Issues: 17+7=24

General magazine for teenage boys. Published some fiction in each issue, including pieces by Theodore Sturgeon.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1946 – May-1948: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
  Jul-1948 – Sep-1949, as Tex Granger

Calling All Girls

Total Issues: 89+18+13+111+=?

General magazine for teenage girls, subtitled "The Complete Magazine for Teens, Debs & Co-eds" for part of its life. Published half a dozen stories in each issue, including pieces by Robert Heinlein.

Issues & Index Sources

  Sep-1941 – Sep-1949: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
  Oct-1949 – Mar-1951, as Senior Prom: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
  Spring 1953 – Sep-1955, as Polly Pigtails' Magazine: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
  Oct-1955 – Oct-1966, as Calling All Girls
  Nov-1966 – Jan/Feb-1986, as Young Miss
  Mar-1986 – Dec-2004/Jan-2005, as YM Magazine


  1941 – 1949: Calling All Girls, Inc., a subsidiary of Parents' Magazine, New York
  1949 – 1951: Teen Institute, Inc., a subsidiary of Parents' Magazine, New York
  1953 – 1962: "21" Publishing Corporation, a subsidiary of Parents' Magazine, Concord, NH
  1962 – 1968: The Better Reading Foundation, New York
  1968 – 1979: Parents' Magazine Press, Bergenfeld, NJ
  1979 – ?: Parents' Magazine Enterprises, Inc., a subsidiary of Gruner & Jahr, U.S.A., Bergenfeld, NJ


  1941 – 1947: Frances Ullmann
  1947 – 1951: Claire Glass
  1953 – 1963: Betty Sears
  1963 – 1979: Rubie Saunders
  1979 – 1980: Lois Cantwell
  1980 – 1981: Suzanne Kennedy Flynn
  1981: Faith Garrett Vosbrinck
  1981 – ?: Phyllis Schneider


  1941 – 1951: slick
  1953 – 1981: digest
  1981 – present: slick


  in 1947: 15c
  in 1949: 20c


  in 1947: 82pp
  in 1949: 102pp


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