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    Photo Detective    (about)
    A light fiction detective magazine “with as fresh a slant as tomorrow’s newspaper.” The stories were illustrated with photographs of models. The men are shown fully clothed and generally intently examining clues. The women show a lot of leg.

    • Publishers:
      • Emess Publishing Company; 404 N. Wesley Avenue, Mount Morris, IL: Photo Detective

    • Editors:




    Photo-Play World [May 1919] (35¢, standard)
    Novelizations of silent films. Details supplied by Michael Ward.
    • 9 · The Marriage Price · Arline Grier · ss; derived from “For Sale”, by Griswold Wheeler, Saucy Stories, Sep. 1918.
    • 16 · The Jungle Trail · Margery Graham · ss
    • 38 · Faith · Frances Whelan · ss; derived from “Faith” by Richard Washburn Child, Every Week, Dec. 31, 1917.
    • 45 · A Man and His Money · Laurence Greenwood · ss









    Photoplay [August 1923]
    Incomplete details taken from Copyright Renewal Records.


    Photoplay [October 1923]
    Incomplete details taken from Copyright Renewal Records.


    Photoplay [August 1924]
    Incomplete details taken from Copyright Renewal Records.
    • Need Contents
    • The Story Without a Name [Part 1 of 4] · Arthur Stringer · sl


    Photoplay [September 1924]
    Incomplete details taken from Copyright Renewal Records.
    • Need Contents
    • The Story Without a Name [Part 2 of 4] · Arthur Stringer · sl


    Photoplay [October 1924]
    Incomplete details taken from Copyright Renewal Records.
    • Need Contents
    • The Story Without a Name [Part 3 of 4] · Arthur Stringer · sl


    Photoplay [November 1924]
    Incomplete details taken from Copyright Renewal Records.
    • Need Contents
    • The Story Without a Name [Part 4 of 4] · Arthur Stringer · sl




    Photoplay [August 1926]
    Incomplete details taken from Copyright Renewal Records.
    • Need Contents
    • Miscast [Part 1 of 2] · Rita Weiman · nv


    Photoplay [September 1926]
    Incomplete details taken from Copyright Renewal Records.
    • Need Contents
    • Miscast [Part 2 of 2] · Rita Weiman · nv


    Photoplay [December 1927]
    Incomplete details taken from Copyright Renewal Records.



    Photoplay [v48 #5, October 1935] ed. Ruth Waterbury (Photoplay Publishing Co., 25¢)
    “the Aristocrat of Motion Picture Magazines.” Not included: Movie Reviews, Personalities, and Information and Service Features. Kathryn Dougherty, Publisher. Details supplied by Mike Ward.
    • 4 · “Curly Top” Sets the Fashion for Little Girls · Anon. · ar
    • 23 · Close-Ups and Long-Shots · Kathryn Dougherty · ar
    • 28 · What Love Has Done for Chaplin · Reginald Taviner · ar
    • 30 · Don’t Talk to Me About Diets - I’ve Seen What the Stars Really Eat · Frederick L. Collins · ar
    • 32 · The Girl Without a Past · Dorothy Manners · ar
    • 34 · Face Down [Part 1 of 6] · Charles J. Kenny · sl
    • 38 · Why Male Stars Marry Plain Girls · Kay Proctor · ar
    • 40 · Cal York’s Gossip of Hollywood · Cal York · cl
    • 44 · Know Luise Rainer · Kirtley Baskette · bg
    • 45 · Photoplay’s Memory Album · Frederick L. Collins · ia
    • 52 · What Was the Best Picture of 1934? · Anon. · ms
    • 53 · Seymour—Photoplay’s Style Authority · Seymour · cl
    • 70 · Mitzi Rides the Social Whirlwind · Anon. · ms
    • 72 · The Secret of Bing Crosby’s Greatness · Don Ryan · ar
    • 74 · Photoplay’s Hollywood Beauty Shop · Carolyn Van Wyck · qa



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