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Weird Smut

Total Issues: 2

Fanzine.

Issues & Index Sources:  Aug-1987 – Summer 1990
Editors:   Kathless Jurgens

Weird Space

Online magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  2002
Editors:   Scott C. Carr, Pine Bush, New York

Weird Stories

Total Issues: 26

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1996 – #26, 1998: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Fading Shadows, Inc.
Editors:   Tom & Ginger Johnson
Prices:   $5.00
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Weird Story Magazine

Total Issues: 3

Issues & Index Sources

  Aug-1940: Science Fiction Index
  #1, 1946 – #2, 1946: Science Fiction Index

Publishers

  Gerald G. Swan, London, England

Editors

  Gerald G. Swan

Formats

  #1, 1940: pulp
  #1, 1946 – #2, 1946: pocketbook

Prices

  #1, 1940: 7d
  #1, 1946 – #2, 1946: 6d

Pagecounts

  #1, 1940: 96pp
  #1, 1946 – #2, 1946: 36pp

Frequency

  irregular
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Weird Tails

Total Issues: 2

Issues & Index Sources:  1971 – Summer 1975: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   John Moffitt, College Station, TX
Editors:   John Moffitt
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Weird Tales

Total Issues: 279+4+4+21+4+46=363

Issues & Index Sources

  Mar-1923 – Sep-1954: Science Fiction Index
  Summer 1973 – Summer 1974: Science Fiction Index
  Spring 1981 – Summer 1983: Science Fiction Index
  Fall 1984 – Spring 1994: Science Fiction Index
  #1, 1994 – #4, 1996, as Worlds of Fantasy & Horror: Science Fiction Index
  Summer 1998 – Spring 2014, as Weird Tales

Publishers

  Mar-1923 – May-1924: The Rural Publishing Corp., Chicago
  Nov-1924 – Oct-1938: Popular Fiction, Chicago
  Nov-1938 – Sep-1954: Weird Tales, Inc. (a subsidiary of Short Stories, Inc.)
  Summer 1973 – Summer 1974: Renown Publications
  Spring 1981 – Summer 1983: Kensington Publishing
  Fall 1984 – Winter 1985: Weird Tales, Los Angeles
  Winter 1985 – Winter 1996/1997: Terminus Publishing, 123 Crooked Lane, King of Prussia, PA 19406
  Summer 1998 – Dec-2004: DNA Publications
  May-2005 – Summer 2011: Wildside Press
  Winter 2012 – Spring 2014: Nth Dimension media

Editors

  Mar-1923 – Apr-1924: Edwin Baird
  May-1924: Henneberger & Kline
  Nov-1924 – Mar-1940: Farnsworth Wright
  May-1940 – Sep-1954: Dorothy McIlwraith
  Summer 1973 – Summer 1974: Sam Moskowitz
  Spring 1981 – Summer 1983: Lin Carter
  Fall 1984 – Winter 1985: Gil Lamont & Gordon Garb
  Winter 1985 – Dec-2006: Darrell Schweitzer
  2007: Stephen H. Segal
  Jan-2008 – Fall 2012: Ann VanderMeer
  Summer 2013 – Spring 2014: Marvin Kaye

Formats

  Mar-1923 – Jul-1953: standard pulp
  May-1923 – Apr-1924: large pulp
  Sep-1953 – Sep-1954: digest
  Summer 1973 – Summer 1974: pulp
  Spring 1981 – Summer 1983: pocketbook
  Fall 1984 – Winter 1985: semi-slick
  Spring 1988 – Winter 1990/1991: neo-pulp
  Spring 1991 – present: large format, newsprint

Frequency

  currently quarterly

Related Sites

  The Pulp Magazines Project
  Science Fiction Encyclopedia

Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
Website:   www.weirdtales.com
   
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Weird Tales (Canada)

Total Issues: 14+58=72

The first series had identical issues to the respective U.S. issues, as did the later issues of the second series.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jun-1935 – Jul-1936: Science Fiction Index (Missing: all except Feb-1936 & Jul-1936)
  May-1942 – Nov-1951: Science Fiction Index (only indexed to Mar-1948; thereafter issues are identical to the US versions)

Publishers

  American News Company of Toronto

Sources:   The Pulpster #11, 2001
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Weird Tales Library

Total Issues: 1

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1999: Science Fiction Index
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Weird Tales (UK)

Total Issues: 3+1+23+5=32

Issues & Index Sources

  1942: Science Fiction Index
  1946: Science Fiction Index
  Nov-1949 – Oct-1953: Science Fiction Index
  Nov-1953 – Jul-1954: Science Fiction Index

Publishers

  1942: Gerald G. Swan
  1946: William C. Merrett
  Nov-1949 – Jul-1954: Thorpe & Porter
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Weird Terror Tales

Total Issues: 3

Issues & Index Sources:  Winter 1969/1970 – Fall 1970: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Health Knowledge Inc, New York
Editors:   Robert A.W. Lowndes
Formats:   digest
Prices:   50c
Pagecounts:   128pp
Frequency:   quarterly
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Weird Western Tales

Total Issues: 1

Issues & Index Sources:  Sep-2008: Science Fiction Index
Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   Wild Cat Books
Editors:   Ron Hanna
Formats:   tp
Prices:   $10.99
Pagecounts:   116pp
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Weird Window

Total Issues: 2

Fanzine.

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1970 – #2, 1971: Science Fiction Index
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Weird World

Total Issues: 2

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1955 – Jan-1956: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Gannet Press, Birkenhead
Editors:   possibly Benjamin Emmanuel
Formats:   small pulp
Prices:   1/-
Pagecounts:   48pp
Related Sites:   Science Fiction Encyclopedia
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Weird Worlds [1978]

A mixed fiction/non-fiction magazine distributed only through schools.

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1978 – #8, 1981: Science Fiction Index
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Weird Worlds [2006]

Total Issues: 4

"An occasional magazine devoted to the tales of swords and sorcery".

Issues & Index Sources:  Nov-2006 – Feb-2012: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Rainfall Books
Editors:   John B. Ford & Steve Lines
Formats:   A5
Prices:   £7.00
Pagecounts:   40pp
Website:   www.rainfallsite.com/Chapbooks01.html
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Welcome Friend Series

Total Issues: 5

Issues & Index Sources:  1917 – 1918
Publishers:   Street & Smith (New York)
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography


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