Magazine Data Page 189

Magazine Issues  
Home Previous Next Magazines Indexes


Frank Frazetta Fantasy Illustrated

Total Issues: 8

Action-packed original illustrated fantasy and sci-fi stories from the top artists and writers in the world.

Issues & Index Sources:  Spring 1998 – Sep-1999: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Quantum Cat Entertainment, Inc.
Prices:   $5.95
Frequency:   quarterly
Issue Checklist

Frank Harrison's Family Magazine

Features editorials, stories, news of manners and mishaps and lots of advice.

Issues & Index Sources:  1893? – ?
Publishers:   Frank Harrison
Editors:   Frank Harrison
Pagecounts:   50pp

Frank Leslie's Boys' and Girls' Weekly

Total Issues: 6?+905=911?

Reprinted many UK stories without credit, though also ran some new Jack Harkaway stories by Bracebridge Hemyng. Also ran some prototype comic strips. Authors inc. Edward S. Ellis, G. Manville Fenn, W.H.G. Kingston, Mayne Reid.

Issues & Index Sources

  Apr-1866 – Sep-1866?, as Frank Leslie's Children's Friend
  13-Oct-1866 – 9-Feb-1884, as Frank Leslie's Boys' and Girls' Weekly

Publishers

  Frank Leslie

Formats

  tabloid (became larger tabloid from #539)

Pagecounts

  16pp

Frequency

  weekly

Sources

  Dime Novel Bibliography
   
More Images

Frank Leslie's Boys of America

Total Issues: 58

Ran many stories from UK mags, especially Boys of England, including Jack Harkaway stories. Article in Dime Novel Round-Up #139,141,149

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1873 – Jun-1878
Publishers:   Frank Leslie, NY
Formats:   tabloid (7"x11")
Prices:   15c
Pagecounts:   64pp
Frequency:   monthly with extra Xmas issue
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Frank Leslie's Children's Friend

see under Frank Leslie's Boys' and Girls' Weekly

Frank Leslie's Chimney Corner

Total Issues: 1046

Story paper. Serials, short articles and stories mostly issued anonymously.

Issues & Index Sources

  3-Jun-1865 – 29-Nov-1884: Dime Novel Bibliography (sample issues only)
  6-Dec-1884 – 6-Jun-1885, as Frank Leslie's Fact and Fiction for the Chimney Corner

Publishers

  Frank Leslie, 537 Pearl Street, New York

Formats

  tabloid

Prices

  10c

Pagecounts

  16pp

Frequency

  weekly

Sources

  Dime Novel Bibliography
More Images

Frank Leslie's Fact and Fiction

Total Issues: 28

Issues & Index Sources:  1884 – 1885
Publishers:   Frank Leslie
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Frank Leslie's Home Library

Total Issues: 17

Issues & Index Sources:  1877
Publishers:   Frank Leslie
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper

Total Issues: 1889+135+381+274+263+108+338+54+34=3476

Ran much serial fiction alongside news and features. Originally published many UK reprints, e.g. Wilkie Collins, Walter Besant, Anthony Trollope, Mary Braddon; others include Edward S. Ellis, Harriet Prescott Spofford, John Esten Cooke; various minor retitles but chiefly Leslie's (Illustrated) Weekly from 1894.

Issues & Index Sources

  15-Dec-1855 – 28-Nov-1891: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
  5-Dec-1891 – 28-Jun-1894, as Frank Leslie's Illustrated Weekly: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
  5-Jul-1894 – 12-Oct-1901, as Leslie's Illustrated Weekly: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
  19-Oct-1901 – 10-Jan-1907, as Leslie's Weekly
  17-Jan-1907 – 25-Jan-1912, as Leslie's Illustrated Weekly
  1-Feb-1912 – 19-Feb-1914, as Leslie's: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
  26-Feb-1914 – 2-Oct-1920, as Leslie's Illustrated Weekly Newspaper: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
  9-Oct-1920 – 22-Oct-1921, as Leslie's: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
  29-Oct-1921 – 17-Jun-1922, as Leslie's Weekly: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)

Publishers

  1855 – 1879: Frank Leslie
  1880 – 1889: Mrs Frank Leslie
  1889 – 1898: Judge Publishing
  1898 – 1922: Leslie-Judge Co.

Editors

  1855 – 1880: Frank Leslie
  1880 – 1889: Mrs Frank Leslie
  1889 – 1922: John A. Schleicher

Frequency

  weekly
More Images

Frank Leslie's Ladies' Journal

Took over from Once a Week, mostly a fashion magazine but ran increasingly more fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  18-Nov-1871 – 8-Oct-1881
Publishers:   Frank Leslie
Editors:   Miriam Squier (Mrs Frank Leslie)
Frequency:   weekly

Frank Leslie's Lady's Magazine

see under Frank Leslie's New Family Magazine

Frank Leslie's Monthly

see under Frank Leslie's New Family Magazine

Frank Leslie's New Family Magazine

Began as supplement to Frank Leslie's Gazette of Fashion till Jun-1866; ran many serials from UK magazines by Ouida, Wilkie Collins, Mrs Henry Wood and Miss Braddon ('Lady Audley's Secret', 1862)

Issues & Index Sources

  Sep-1857 – Apr-1860
  May-1860 – Jan-1863, as Frank Leslie's Monthly: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
  Feb-1863 – Apr-1863, as Frank Leslie's Ladies' Magazine
  May-1863 – Dec-1882, as Frank Leslie's Lady's Magazine

Publishers

  Frank Leslie

Editors

  Frank Leslie, 1857 - 1863; Miriam Squier, 1863 - 1882.

Frequency

  monthly

Frank Leslie's New Monthly

see under Frank Leslie's Pleasant Hours (for Boys and Girls)

Frank Leslie's New York Journal of Romance

Total Issues: 112

Issues & Index Sources:  1855 – 1857
Publishers:   Frank Leslie
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Frank Leslie's Pleasant Hours (for Boys and Girls)

Subtitled "A Monthly Magazine Devoted to Useful & Entertaining Reading".

Issues & Index Sources

  Aug-1863 – May-1865, as Frank Leslie's Ten Cent Monthly
  Jun-1865 – Jul-1866, as Frank Leslie's New Monthly
  Aug-1866 – Sep-1895, as Frank Leslie's Pleasant Hours
  Oct-1895 – Apr-1896, as Frank Leslie's Pleasant Hours for Boys and Girls

Publishers

  Frank Leslie

Editors

  Frank Leslie

Prices

  15c

Frequency

  monthly

Frank Leslie's Popular American Tales for Boys

Total Issues: 8

Issues & Index Sources:  1876 – 1877
Publishers:   Frank Leslie
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Frank Leslie's Popular Librry

Total Issues: 4

Issues & Index Sources:  1876 – 1877
Publishers:   Frank Leslie
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly

Total Issues: 365

Published Joaquin Miller, Harriet Prescott Spofford, Brander Matthews, Stephen Crane, Frank R. Stockton, Ellis Parker Butler ("Pigs is Pigs" 1905).

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1876 – Feb-1904: The Standard Index of Short Stories (Hannigan from Jan-1900 only; FicMags sample issues only)
FictionMags Index
  Mar-1904 – Aug-1905, as Leslie's Monthly Magazine: The Standard Index of Short Stories (sample issues only)
FictionMags Index
  Sep-1905 – May-1906, as American Illustrated Magazine: FictionMags Index

#superseded by The American Magazine

Publishers

  Jan-1876 – Jul-1878: Frank Leslie
  Aug-1878 – Jul-1905: Frank Leslie Publishing
  Aug-1905 – May-1906: Colver Publishing

Editors

  1876 – 1880: Frank Leslie
  1880 – 1899: Mrs Frank Leslie
  1899 – 1906: Ellery Sedgwick

Prices

  $2.50 at outset, radically redesigned in 1898 as a 10c monthly

Frequency

  monthly
 

Frank Leslie's Series of New Novels

Total Issues: 6

Issues & Index Sources:  1863 – 1890
Publishers:   Frank Leslie
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography


Home Previous Next Magazines Indexes