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    Short Stories [No 479, For the week ending March 5th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 289 · The Post-Mortem Autopsy · L. H. H. · ss
    • 292 · The Seven Years’ League · A. L. W. · ss
    • 294 · Hard on the Widower · Eben Rexford · ss
    • 296 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 5 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 9-10.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 302 · A Miner’s Story · A. H. Parsons · ss
    • 303 · Results of the “Empress” Competition. · [Misc.] · ms
    • 304 · A Low Life Idyl · Will Summers · ss
    • 306 · The Gooseherd · Malcolm Hawse · ss
    • 308 · [adverts for Love Stories & The Big Budget] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 309 · Tonio el Matador · W. Sheldon · ss
    • 310 · [advert for the March “Pearson’s Magazine”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 311 · The Wooing of Martha Wilson · G. E. Lingen · ss
    • 314 · The Gold Magnet [Part last of ?] · George Griffith · sl; chpts 42-43; conclusion.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 318 · [advert for Dan Leno’s Comic Journal] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 319 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 320 · Aids to Accuracy · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 480, For the Week ending March 12th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 321 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 1 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 1- 2.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 327 · The Schoolmaster · Arnold Rees · ss
    • 330 · The House in Rotherhithe: A Tale of the Press-Gang · Richard Bird · ss
    • 332 · Salvatori the Dead Shot · Weston Maire · ss
    • 335 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 6 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 10 (cont.)-11.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 342 · [advert for Dan Leno’s Comic Journal] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 343 · A Terrible Night: A Tale of the French Revolution · Winifred Scott · ss
    • 346 · Larry · H. P. T. · ss
    • 348 · [advert for Love Stories] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 349 · A Story of Horseshoes · Pan · ss
    • 351 · [advert] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 352 · Many Happy Returns of This Page · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 481, For the week ending March 19th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 353 · The Uncanny Hand · E. W. Waters · ss
    • 357 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 2 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 3- 4.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 363 · A Note and a Telegram · Wilson James · ss
    • 365 · His Excellency the Fool · Hugo Klein, from the German of · ss
    • 368 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 7 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 12.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 373 · [adverts for “The Sunday Reader,” “Home Notes” & “Pick-Me-Up”] · [Misc.] · ms; running serial of George Griffith’s “The Great Pirate Syndicate.”
    • 374 · Mrs. Frederika Brahm · Eugenia Potts · ss
    • 376 · The Palm That Condemned · Helen Winslow · ss
    • 378 · A Mother’s Love · Francois Suri · ss
    • 381 · The Electric Car Thieves · Margie K. · ss
    • 383 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 384 · Last Written, First Read · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 482, For the week ending March 26th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 385 · The Pretty Pearl and the Crafty Commissioner · H. Hunter · ss; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 388 · Old Karl’s Secret · De Leon Hall · ss Short Stories Feb 1898
    • 392 · A Determined Lover · Holland Clark · ss
    • 394 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 8 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 13-14.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 401 · [full page plea for contributions to Pearson’s Fresh Air Fund] · An Old Friend Back Again · ms
    • 402 · A Lucky Find · H. T. P. · ss
    • 404 · The Invisible Player · Horace Manns · ss
    • 406 · A Woman’s Privilege · Kate Rogers · ss
    • 407 · [adverts for “Love Stories” and an Interview with W. T. Stead in “The Sunday Reader”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 408 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 3 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 5- 6.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 413 · That Cigar · K. B. R. · ss
    • 415 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 416 · On the Best Authority · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 483, For the week ending April 2nd, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 417 · The Widow’s Experience · G. Merriam · ss
    • 421 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 9 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 15-17.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 427 · Karen. A Danish Idyll · Alexander Killam · ss
    • 428 · The Talking Picture · Arthur Lamb · ss
    • 430 · Little Jan · Ashby Rees · ss
    • 431 · The Fresh Air Fund · John Kirk · ar
    • 432 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 4 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 7- 8.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 437 · The Baron’s Love Story. A True Tale of the Guiana Hinterland · Erko Mann · ss
    • 440 · [advert for the April “Pearson’s Magazine”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 441 · Ya-Ling, the Willow-Tree, and the Golden Lilies · Anon. · ss; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 444 · James and John and Two Pretty Girls · H. T. P. · ss
    • 447 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 448 · You and I · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 484, for the week ending April 9th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 449 · Out of the Snare · Wallace Wallis · ss
    • 452 · Stories of the Stock Exchange 1 Duchess Sarah’s Diamonds · Robert Machray · ss; illustrated by Arthur Jule Goodman
    • 458 · Firing the Last Cartridge · Le Vier · ss
    • 460 · Three Men, Two Kisses, and a Girl · H. Blythe · ss
    • 462 · The Man Who Was Left · H. Hunter · ss; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 465 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 10 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 17 (cont)-18.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 472 · The Secret · Frank Hillmore · ss
    • 473 · A Prize for Poets - Spring and Otherwise · [Misc.] · ms; poetry contest.
    • 474 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 5 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 9-10.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 479 · [advert] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 480 · Consultations Free · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 485, For the week ending April 16th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 481 · The Story of La Guenca · Basque · ss
    • 485 · Stories of the Stock Exchange 2 The First Black Friday · Robert Machray · ss; illustrated by Arthur Jule Goodman
    • 491 · The Guillotine · M. De Paris · ss
    • 494 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 11 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 19-20.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 502 · What Twopence Did · T. Sawdry · ss
    • 504 · For Safe Custody. An Ex-Bank Clerk’s Tale · Howard Warham · ss
    • 506 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 6 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 11-12.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 511 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 512 · Your Esteemed Inquiry Duly to Hand · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 486, For the week ending April 23rd, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 513 · Only a Hydro Friendship · Gertrude Page · ss
    • 518 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 12 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 21-22.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 524 · [advert for “Pick-Me-Up,” George Grifffith’s “The Great Pirate Syndicate” continues.] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 525 · The Man Who Kills · Peter Parr · ss
    • 528 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 7 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 13-14.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 533 · The Toy Dog · E. S. · ss
    • 534 · Stories of the Stock Exchange 3 The Great Conspiracy · Robert Machray · ss; illustrated by Arthur Jule Goodman
    • 541 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 542 · The Awakening. A Monologue · Grace Mann · ss
    • 543 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 544 · Plain Speaking · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 487, For the week ending April 30th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 545 · Love and Hypnotism · A. Kempster · ss
    • 548 · A Love Sacrifice · H. Wilson · ss
    • 549 · [adverts for various Pearson magazines. George Griffith’s “The Great Pirate Syndicate” continues in “Pick-Me-Up”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 550 · Stories of the Stock Exchange 4 A Committee of Vengeance · Robert Machray · ss; illustrated by Arthur Jule Goodman
    • 557 · Tracked! · Reffell Naye · ss
    • 558 · A Man’s Mistake · H. T. P. · ss
    • 560 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 13 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 23-24.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 567 · Brought Home · H. T. C. · ss
    • 568 · An Auction Experience · Anon. · ss
    • 570 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 8 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 15-16.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 575 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 576 · Notes of Interest · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 488, For the week ending May 7th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 577 · In a Lane · George C. Wallis · ss
    • 580 · A Deal in Precious Stones · E. R. Kennen · ss; illustrated by A. E. Fahey
    • 584 · Mrs. Lumley’s Secret · Arthur Goodrich · ss
    • 586 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 14 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 25-26.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 592 · [advert for commencement of “Contraband of War” by M. P. Shiel in “Pearson’s Weekly” for May 7, 1898.] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 593 · “Cap” · Gerald Blake · ss
    • 595 · Stories of the Stock Exchange 5 In Twenty-four Hours · Robert Machray · ss; illustrated by Arthur Jule Goodman
    • 600 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 9 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 17-18.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 605 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 606 · “Captain” Higgins · G. B. Burgin · ss
    • 607 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 608 · Short Truths · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 489, For the week ending May 14th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 609 · The Failure of the Class · Margaret Pine · ss
    • 612 · The Old Love · H. T. D. · ss
    • 614 · Stories of the Stock Exchange 6 Rothschild Outwitted · Robert Machray · ss
    • 619 · Great - War - Competition · [Misc.] · pz; puzzles based on the on-going Spanish American War.
    • 620 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 15 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 26 (cont.)-28.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 626 · Sealed to the Goddess · H. Hunter · ss
    • 630 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 10 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 19-20.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 635 · [adverts for the May “Pearson’s Magazine” & recent books from C. Arthur Pearson, Ltd.] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 636 · The Lilac Witch · F. M. L. · ss
    • 637 · [advert] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 639 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 640 · In Friendly Converse · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 490, For the week ending May 21st, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 641 · The Flawed Amethyst · H. Hunter · ss
    • 644 · A Plain Girl’s Story · L. Wiscard Worms · ss
    • 646 · [advert for the first volume of the “Imperial Naval and Military Album”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 647 · The Tower of Silence · W. Rogerson · ss
    • 650 · Two Hats · J. Johnson · ss
    • 654 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 16 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 29-30.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 660 · [advert for Shiel’s “Contraband of War” continuing in “Pearson’s Weekly”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 661 · Great - War - Competition · [Misc.] · pz; puzzles based on the on-going Spanish American War.
    • 662 · A Lodger’s License · Merriden Howard · ss
    • 664 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 11 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 21-22.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 669 · Lost - A Twenty-seven Centimetre Gun · Mary E. Plummer · ss
    • 671 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 672 · I’ve Found It at Last · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 491, For the week ending May 28th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 673 · The Unprofessional Detective · James Perry · ss
    • 677 · Born of a Tear · Antonio Fagazzaro · ss
    • 680 · For His Mother · Francis Walker · ss
    • 682 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 17 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 31.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 687 · [advert for Shiel’s “Contraband of War” continuing in “Pearson’s Weekly”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 688 · The Tug - Of - War · H. Ormond · ss
    • 690 · The Smile of a God · T. A. · ss
    • 692 · A Change of Subject · Guy de Saint-Mor · ss
    • 694 · The Vengeance of the Dead · Judith Gautier · ss
    • 697 · Great - War - Competition · [Misc.] · pz; puzzles based on the on-going Spanish American War.
    • 698 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 12 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpts 23-24.; illustrated by Sherie
    • 703 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 704 · Aids to Accuracy · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 492, For the week ending June 4th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    Whitsuntide Number.
    • 705 · A Night’s Service · Beulah Dix · ss
    • 709 · A Man · Maurice Lemercier; translated by P. P. Mazyck · ss Short Stories Nov 1897; translated from the French.
    • 712 · Mary Ann’s Perplexity · Oscar · ss
    • 714 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 18 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 32.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 720 · Great - War - Competition · [Misc.] · pz; puzzles based on the on-going Spanish American War.
    • 721 · The Canoe Builder’s Ruse · Gerald Blake · ss
    • 723 · [adverts for “Dan Leno’s Comic Journal” & “The Big Budget”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 724 · A Lady’s Portrait · W. Francis · ss
    • 727 · The Count’s Wooing · Jean Dombey · ss
    • 729 · [advert for the June “Pearson’s Magazine”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 730 · The Rival Queens: A Tale of Old France [Part 13 of 13] · Mary Fermor · sl; chpt 25 (conclusion).; illustrated by Sherie
    • 733 · An Old Woman’s Love · Alice Henderson · ss
    • 735 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 736 · Many Happy Returns of this Page · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 493, For the week ending June 11th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 737 · A Dangerous Flirtation · Maud Coleborn · ss
    • 741 · A Bid for a Presidency · Tristam K. Monke · ss
    • 744 · The Ambush · P. Labarriere · ss
    • 746 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 19 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 32 (cont.)-33.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 752 · The Illegible Signature · J. Ricard; translated by Sybille Boulanger · ss Short Stories Mar 1898; translated from the French.
    • 754 · The Kiss of Death · Herbert Potter · ss
    • 755 · In the Minor Key · Mary West · ss
    • 757 · [advert for Summer Double Number of “Home Notes”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 758 · A Human Bond · Mulvy Ouseley · ss
    • 761 · Great - War - Competition · [Misc.] · pz; puzzles based on the on-going Spanish American War.
    • 762 · The Horseman in the Air. A Tale of the American Civil War · H. T. P. · ss [Ambrose Bierce]; An uncredited pirating of the Ambrose Bierce story, lightly revised.
    • 764 · Tasia, A Samoan Tragedy. · G. D. · ss
    • 765 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 767 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 768 · Last Written, First Read · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 494, For the week ending June 18th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 769 · Two Midnight Duels · Walter Rothwell · ss
    • 772 · [advert for new serial, “The Gladiator” by George C. Wallis, commencing in the next “Short Stories”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 773 · Told in the Indian Bazaar. No I. “The Man Who thought Himself Immortal” · H. Hunter · ss; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 775 · A Case of Luck · Arthur Stenson · ss
    • 777 · The Clown’s Vengeance. A Tale of the Sawdust Circle · Paul Bonnetain · ss (r)
    • 779 · The Empress of the Earth: The Tale of the Yellow War [Part 20 of 20] · M. P. Shiel · sl; chpt 33 (cont.)-35 (conclusion).; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 787 · A Saint from the Sea · The Mariner · ss
    • 790 · “Hot Cheeken Tomalis” · Tristam Monke · ss
    • 794 · The Man Who Was a Corpse · Harry St. Maur · ss
    • 797 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 798 · The Account of Maud’s Holiday · W. A. Robertson · ss
    • 799 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 800 · On the Best Authority · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 495, For the week ending June 25th, 1898] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 801 · Two Accidents That Did Good · Margaret Hume · ss
    • 804 · Bab - El - Hawiyat. · Elsac Marden · ss
    • 807 · Told in the Indian Bazaar. No II. The Apple from Heaven · H. Hunter · ss; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 810 · The Virtue of Carelessness · B. M. G. · ss
    • 812 · The Fate of Carl Bluven. A Legend of the Maelstrom · H. Riviers · ss
    • 815 · The Gladiator. A Tale of the Eastern Empire Part the First “The Ambitions of Youth” [Part 1 of ?] · George C. Wallis · sl; chapters 1 & 2.; illustrated by Lawson Wood
    • 821 · The Crochet Needle · W. Fraser · ss
    • 822 · The Toughness of a Woman’s Heart · J. Maclaren · ss
    • 824 · The Man Who Was Too Sure · Percy Goodman · ss
    • 826 · The Founding of Matanzas · Fernan Caballero · ss
    • 828 · A Saurian Slaughter · C. W. P. · ss
    • 830 · A Wolf Hunt · A. L. T. · ss
    • 831 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 832 · You and I · [Misc.] · ms


    Short Stories [No 679, For the week ending January 4th, 1902] (1d, 32pp, 7" x 9½")
    • 1 · Two Latitudes · Lizzie Alldridge · ss
    • 9 · An Adventure of Felix Merryweather. Amaueur Investigator of Crime · Vivian Grey · ss
    • 12 · Tom Tarrant’s Emergency Ration · Ralph Enderby · ss
    • 14 · [advert for new Captain Kettle story in “Pearson’s Magazine”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 15 · The Lovers of Yvonne [Part ? of ?] · Rafael Sabatini · sl; chpt 7-9.; illustrated by T. Peddie
    • 20 · [advert for Jan “Royal Magazine”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 21 · Marco the Jester · R. E. · ss
    • 23 · The Broken Chair · A. Talian · ss
    • 25 · How Jones Broke Whales to Harness · O. P. W. · ss
    • 26 · The Count d’Esrolles · George H. Best · ss
    • 29 · [adverts] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 30 · [adverts, including Captain Kettle in “Pearson’s Magazine”] · [Misc.] · ms
    • 31 · Short Stories That Make You Laugh · Anon. · hu
    • 32 · The Brain Gymnasium · [Misc.] · pz


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