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Modern Art and Stories

Country: US

A unique combination of pictures, illustrations and text - Wonderful Deco-era 32 pages of tasteful period nude photographs and risque stories....Mostly Full Page layouts, tinted monochrome.... From #16 published some fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  early 1930s: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Culture Publications, Wilmington, Delaware
Formats:   8½" x 11½"
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Modern Author's Library

Country: US
Total Issues: 652

Issues & Index Sources:  1896 – 1905
Publishers:   M.A. Donohue & Co.
Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography


Modern Author's Library

Country: US
Total Issues: 100

Issues & Index Sources:  1894 – 1897
Publishers:   Donohue-Henneberry
Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography


The Modern Boy

Country: UK
Total Issues: 523+87=610

Authors include W.E. Johns, Murray Roberts, merges with Boy's Cinema. Incorporates: Chums from 9-Jul-1932

Issues & Index Sources

  11-Feb-1928 – 12-Feb-1938: Story Paper Index (Missing: 12-Dec-1931 - 24-Jun-1933; all after 30-Mar-1935)
  19-Feb-1938 – 14-Oct-1939

#incorporated into Boy's Cinema

Publishers

  Amalgamated Press

Editors

  Charles Boff (Assistant Editor); Fred Lidstone (Assistant Editor)

Formats

  tabloid; later issues smaller

Prices

  2d

Pagecounts

  28pp

Frequency

  weekly (every Saturday)

Related Sites

  www.themodernboy.com
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Modern Detective (1934)

Country: US

A sample, ashcan, issue was filed with the Library of Congress to register the title, but was never turned into an actual newsstand pulp.

Issues & Index Sources:  Aug-1934: Crime Fiction Index
Publishers:   The Lans Publishing Co., Publishers, Mount Morris, IL
Editors:   Thomas H. Dyson
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Modern Detective (1898)

Country: US

True crime magazine that occasionally published some fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1890s

Modern Detective Magazine

Country: Australia
Total Issues: 11 (at least)

Australian digest mainly printing original stories by Australian authors, although two of the issues reprinted from stories US pulp magazines.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1954: Crime Fiction Index (Missing: any issues after #11)
Publishers:   Action Comics, 14 Bond Street, Sydney
Prices:   1/-
Mentioned in:   Australian Crime Fiction
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Modern Electrics

Country: US

A popular science magazine edited by Hugo Gernsback which regularly published fiction from 1911 to 1913. In March 1913 Gernsback sold it to his partner Orland Ridenour who combined it with Electrician and Mechanic to form Modern Electrics and Mechanics which only lasted for six months until being absorbed by Popular Electricity and World's Advance.

Issues & Index Sources

  Apr-1908 – Dec-1913: Science Fiction Index (only fiction indexed)
  Jan-1914 – Jun-1914, as Modern Electrics and Mechanics: Science Fiction Index (only fiction indexed)

Publishers

  Modern Publishing Company, 231 Fulton Street, New York

Editors

  Hugo Gernsback (to Feb-1913)

Formats

  bedsheet

Mentioned in:   Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
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Modern Fairy Tales

Country: UK

Issues & Index Sources:  Nov-1938 – in 1940s
Publishers:   Popular Fiction; Phoenix; Anglo-American
Formats:   pocket
Pagecounts:   20pp


Modern Girl

Country: UK

Issues & Index Sources:  Jun-1938 – ?
Publishers:   Coudry
Pagecounts:   24pp
Frequency:   monthly


Modern Girl Book

Country: US

Note that title given as "Modern Girl Book Magazine" on cover and "Modern Girl Book" on contents page.

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1939 – ?: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Lex Publications, 381 Fourth Avenue, New York
Formats:   11.5" x 8.5"
Prices:   25c
Pagecounts:   60pp
Frequency:   bimonthly

Modern Girl Stories

see under Live Girl Stories

Modern Homemaking

see under The American Woman

Modern Life Stories

Country: UK
Total Issues: 1?

Contained stories plus many photo studies of stars and starlets.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1948
Publishers:   The Park Trading Company, 14 Portland Road, London W11
Prices:   6d
Pagecounts:   32pp

Modern Love Magazine

Country: US
Total Issues: 6?

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan-1937 – Jun-1941?: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Western Fiction Publishing Co.
Editors:   Carrie Vaughn
Formats:   pulp
Prices:   15c
Pagecounts:   128pp
Mentioned in:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps

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Modern Love Stories

Country: US
Total Issues: 1

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr-1950
Publishers:   Atlas News
Mentioned in:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps

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Modern Man

Country: US

Issues & Index Sources:  Jul-1951 – Dec-1976: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Publishers Development Corp., 8150 North Central Park Avenue, Skokie, Illinois
Prices:   50c

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Modern Maturity

Country: US

A very large-circulation glossy for old folks; publishes occasional fiction, e.g. "The Book Collector" by Leon Arden (Dec-1993/Jan-1994).

Issues & Index Sources

  1958 – 2002: Short Story Index
  2002 – present, as AARP: The Magazine

Website:   www.aarp.org/magazine

Publishers

  American Association of Retired Persons

Frequency

  bimonthly

Related Sites

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