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    Modern Wonder [v3, #68, September 3, 1938] (2d, 16pp, cover by J. A. Beale)
    • 2 · Secret Chamber Where Sound Is Measured · Anon. · ar
    • 3 · Electricity from the Wind · W. E. Warrilow · ar
    • 4 · A Shot in the Dark [Sir Walter Chain] · L. T. Dryver · ss
    • 6 · Flaming Planets That Bombard the Earth · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · The Wall of Peace [Part 6 of 13] · H. W. Twyman · sl; this part is sub-titled “War Declared”.
    • 8 · The King’s Air Force · Anon. · ia; illustrated by L. Ashwell Wood
    • 11 · Smoke Rings Alarm Bells · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · New Microscope to Magnify 120,000 Times · Anon. · ar
    • 13 · Floating Sea-Base X2 [Part 9 of 10] · John Roberts · sl; this part is sub-titled “The Cavern of Fire”.
    • 14 · Building the “Martlett” · Anon. (by M. R. Knight) · ar
    • 15 · Science Marches On · Anon. · cl
    • 16 · Cutting Roads Through the Jungle · Anon. · ia; illustrated by R. A. May


    Modern Wonder [v3, #69, September 10, 1938] (2d, 16pp, cover by L. Ashwell Wood)
    • 2 · Britain’s “Baby” Record Breaker · Anon. · ar
    • 3 · Wax Model Weighing Half a Ton · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · The Dark Men · Clifford Cameron · ss
    • 6 · High Pressure Means Sunshire · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · The Wall of Peace [Part 7 of 13] · H. W. Twyman · sl; this part is sub-titled “The Invisible Ray in Action”.
    • 8 · The Great Industry Behind Your Snaps · Anon. · ia; illustrated by Frederick Parker
    • 11 · Earthquakes to Order · Ralph Michaelis · ar
    • 12 · Air News of the Week · Anon. · ar
    • 13 · The Flying Bridge · Anon. · ar
    • 14 · Floating Sea-Base X2 [Part 10 of 10] · John Roberts · sl; this part is sub-titled “Peril from Under the Sea”.
    • 15 · Science Marches On · Anon. · cl
    • 16 · The Wonderful Suction Grain Elevator · Anon. · ia; illustrated by L. Ashwell Wood





    Modern Wonder [v3, #73, October 8, 1938] (2d, 16pp, cover by L. Ashwell Wood)
    • 2 · 2,000-Mile International Road · Anon. · ar
    • 3 · The Gearless Car · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · The Prague Express [Agent Jay] · Stanton Hope · ss; illustrated by Savile Lumley
    • 6 · This Tube Railway Doesn’t Carry Passengers · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Arctic Quest · Anon. · ar
    • 8 · The World Is Eating out of a Can! · Anon. · ia
    • 10 · Life Rays from the Sun · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · Working Model Town · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Seven-Foot Book at Broadcasting House · Anon. · ar
    • 13 · The Wall of Peace [Part 11 of 13] · H. W. Twyman · sl; this part is sub-titled “Gathering War Clouds”.
    • 15 · Science Marches On · Anon. · cl
    • 16 · Insulating 132,000 Volts · Anon. · ia


    Modern Wonder [v3, #74, October 15, 1938] (2d, 16pp, cover by L. Ashwell Wood)
    • 2 · Guardian of the Night · Anon. · ar
    • 2 · Motor-Cycle Fire Engine · Anon. · ar
    • 3 · Frozen Air Shrinks Steel · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · The Human Bullet · Bernard Buley · ss; illustrated by Lendon
    • 6 · Civil Air Guard Planes · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · Divers’ Luck · L. T. Dryver · ss
    • 8 · The Rotary Printing Press · Anon. · ia
    • 11 · Sound Waves Record Deep Sea Mountains · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Telefilms Now! · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · Fish Kept for Two Years · Anon. · ar
    • 13 · The Wall of Peace [Part 12 of 13] · H. W. Twyman · sl; this part is sub-titled “Silenced Guns”.
    • 15 · Science Marches On · Anon. · cl
    • 16 · Water for the Locomotive · Anon. · ia


    Modern Wonder [v3, #75, October 22, 1938] (2d, 20pp, cover by L. Ashwell Wood)
    • 2 · Royal Palace on Wheels · Anon. · ar
    • 3 · Robot Helmsman Steers Giant Liners · Anon. · ar
    • 4 · The World Behind the Moon [Part 1 of 15] · W. J. Passingham · sl; illustrated by Ronald Lampitt
    • 6 · Difficulties of Private Flying · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · The Outcast of Fort Eagle · Anon. · ss
    • 9 · Orchids Grown in Test Tubes · Anon. · ar
    • 10 · The Boy Scout Movement · Anon. · ia
    • 12 · Stretcher Bearers of the Sky · Anon. · ar
    • 16 · The Valley Time Forgot · Faulkner Thompson · ss
    • 18 · The Wall of Peace [Part 13 of 13] · H. W. Twyman · sl
    • 19 · Science Marches On · Anon. · cl
    • 20 · Railway Climbs Mountain · Anon. · ia






    Modern Wonder [v4, #80, November 26, 1938] (2d, 16pp, cover by L. Ashwell Wood)
    • 2 · The Dynamite Squad · Roger Kafka · ar
    • 3 · Trained to Save Their Lives · Anon. · ia; Deep Diving and Submarine Operations by Robert H. Davis, London, St. Catherine’s Press, 1938?; illustrated by G. H. Davis
    • 4 · The Mexican Terror [Agent Jay] · Stanton Hope · ss
    • 6 · Millions of Miles of Cotton · Anon. · ar
    • 7 · The Curse of the Past · M. Keith · ss
    • 8 · The British Merchant Navy · Anon. · ia; illustrated by L. Ashwell Wood
    • 11 · Testing Planes Till They Break · Anon. · ar
    • 11 · British Aircraft No. 1: The Armstrong-Whitworth Whitley · Anon. · ar
    • 12 · The World Behind the Moon [Part 6 of 15] · W. J. Passingham · sl; illustrated by Ronald Lampitt
    • 14 · Speed in the British Museum · Anon. · ia The Illustrated London News 1938; illustrated by G. H. Davis
    • 15 · Science Marches On · Anon. · cl
    • 16 · Train Control by Magnetism · Anon. · ia; illustrated by R. B. May







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