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Western Magazine (UK) [1949]

British reprint edition of Dime Western Magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1940s: Western Fiction Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Thorpe & Porter
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   1/-
Pagecounts:   98pp
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Western Magazine (UK) [1950s]

see under Real Western Stories (UK)

Western Magazine (UK) [1980]

Total Issues: 4

Contained a mix of articles about indians, real life lawmen and outlaws, guns etc. Short stories and author interviews. There were also book (fiction and nonfiction), film and music reviews.

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1980 – Jan-1981: Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   IPC
Formats:   A4
Pagecounts:   70pp
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The Western Monthly Magazine (1830)

Initially written mostly by Hall who produced western and naval tales and sketches, plus verse, history, criticism and gossip. Hall was especially interested in the legends of the frontier; also pub'd early work by Harriet Beecher ("A New England Sketch" Apr-1834). Thereafter became mostly a review.

Issues & Index Sources

  Oct-1830 – Aug-1832, as The Illinois Monthly Magazine: Index to Periodical Literature
  Sep-1832 – Jun-1837, as The Western Monthly Magazine: Index to Periodical Literature

Publishers

  1830 – 1831: Robert Blackwell & James Hall, Vandalia, IL
  1831 – 1834: Corey & Fairbank, Cincinnati
  1834 – 1835: Taylor & Tracy
  1836: Flash, Ryder & Co.
  1837: Marshall & Gallagher, Louisville

Editors

  Oct-1830 – Jun-1831: James Hall
  Jul-1831 – Dec-1836: Joseph Reese
  1837: James B. Marshall & William D. Gallagher

Formats

  small octavo

Frequency

  monthly

The Western Monthly (1869)

see under The Lakeside Monthly

The Western Monthly (1898)

A magazine devoted to the art, literature, progress and development of the Inter-Mountain West. Official organ of the "See America First" League. Published some stories by J.U. Giesy in 1910.

Possibly preceded by a weekly magazine called Truth.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1898 – 1911
Publishers:   Truth Pub. Co., Salt Lake City, Utah
Frequency:   monthly

Western Monthly (Australia)

Issues typically contained a long lead novel and a filler short story.

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr-1948 – Aug-1961?: Western Fiction Index (incomplete)
Publishers:   The Shakespeare Head
Prices:   2/-
Pagecounts:   112pp
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Western Novelets [1936]

Total Issues: 3+1=4

Issues & Index Sources

  Jun-1936 – Nov-1936: Western Fiction Index
  Sep-1937: Western Fiction Index

Publishers

  Jun-1936 – Nov-1936: Western Fiction Publishing Co., Inc. (Red Circle)
  Sep-1937: Manvis Publications, Inc. (Red Circle)

Editors

  S. Charles Goodman

Formats

  standard pulp

Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Western Novelets [1939]

see under Complete Novel Magazine

Western Novel Magazine

see under Big Story Magazine

The Western Novel of the Month

Series of monthly novels in digest format. #20 and #21 in 1936, and at least one earlier issue in 1934. Reprinted in 1944 by Hillman.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1930s
Sources:   The Pulp Western

Western Novels (Australia)

Issues & Index Sources:  ?: Western Fiction Index (Missing: all issues)
Publishers:   Selected Publication
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Western Novels (UK)

Total Issues: 8

British reprint edition of Western Novels and Short Stories featuring covers with the full title, but given as Western Novels only in the table of contents.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1956: Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   L. Miller and Son Ltd., 142-144 Hackney Road, London E2
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   1/-
Pagecounts:   64pp
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Western Novel(s) and Short Stories

Total Issues: 105

Issues & Index Sources

  Apr-1934 – Nov-1946, as Western Novel and Short Stories: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Jul-1934; Sep-1934; Feb-1935; Nov-1935; Aug-1939; Oct-1939; Nov-1940; Jan-1942; Jul-1943)
  Oct-1947 – Mar-1954, as Western Novels and Short Stories: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Dec-1952; Sep-1953)
  Oct-1954 – Jan-1957, as Western Novel and Short Stories: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Apr-1955)

Publishers

  Apr-1934 – Nov-1950: Newsstand Publications, Inc.
  Jan-1951 – Jan-1957: Stadium Publishing Corporation

Editors

  Robert O. Erisman

Formats

  standard pulp

Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Western Novels and Short Stories (UK)

Total Issues: 3?

British reprint edition of Western Novels and Short Stories.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1950s: Western Fiction Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Thorpe & Porter
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   1/6d
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Western Outlaws

Total Issues: 5+18=23

Issues & Index Sources

  Nov-1929 – Mar-1930: Western Fiction Index
  Apr-1930 – Aug-1932, as Outlaws of the West: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Apr-1930 - May/Jun-1931; Mar/Apr-1932 - Aug-1932)

Publishers

  Good Story/Blue Band (Harold Hersey)

Formats

  standard pulp

Prices

  20c

Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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The Western Raider

Total Issues: 3+1+1=5

The Octopus was a villain-oriented character pulp. Numbering continued from Western Raider, whose first issue was dated Aug/Sep 1938. The second novel in this series featured a different villain and appeared in the separately numbered issue of The Scorpion.

Issues & Index Sources

  Aug/Sep-1938 – Dec-1938/Jan-1939: Western Fiction Index
Adventure Fiction Index
  Feb/Mar-1939, as The Octopus: Adventure Fiction Index
  Apr/May-1939, as The Scorpion: Adventure Fiction Index

Publishers

  Popular Publications

Editors

  Ejler & Edith Jakobsson

Formats

  standard pulp

Prices

  10c; 15c

Pagecounts

  112pp; 128pp

Frequency

  intended as bimonthly

Related Sites

  Science Fiction Encyclopedia (The Octopus)
  Science Fiction Encyclopedia (The Scorpion)

Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
 
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Western Rangers

Total Issues: 19

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1930 – Apr-1932: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Nov-1930; Jan-1931; Sep-1931; Jan-1932)
Publishers:   Popular Publications
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   20c
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Western Rangers Stories

Total Issues: 6

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1953 – Sep-1954: Western Fiction Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Popular Publications
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Western Rodeo Romances

see under Rodeo Romances

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