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    Startling Detective Adventures [v4 #22, March 1930] (25¢, pulp)
    Details taken from Table of Contents.
    • 13 · The Chief’s Chair · Anon. · ts
    • 14 · The Santa Claus Bank Robber · Anon. · ts
    • 19 · The Menace of Bogus Checks · Anon. · ms
    • 20 · The Baby Cab Murder Case · Anon. · ts
    • 25 · Scotland Yard a Dogged Sleuth · Anon. · ms
    • 26 · How I Solved the Kent Murder Mystery · John P. Hoy · ts
    • 33 · The Clutching Shadow · Wilson Collison · ss Fawcett’s Triple-X Magazine Dec 1925
    • 39 · Landru, the Super Bluebeard [Part 2 of 3] · George Groat · n.
    • 42 · New Era in the Control of Crime · Anon. · ms
    • 43 · From Wall Street to Lifer’s Cell [Part 2 of 2] · Thomas J. Wainwright · bg
    • 51 · Underworld Lingo · Anon. · ms
    • 52 · The Hollywood Murder Mystery [Part 4 of 4] · Ruth Biery · n.
    • 66 · The Clue Club · Anon. · ms
    • 67 · Trapping the Lenox Burglars · George S. Dougherty · ts
    • 71 · True Tale of a House Detective · Anon. · ms
    • 73 · The Spy Champion · Robert Peery · ss
    • 80 · The Perfect Alibi · Anon. · ts
    • 82 · Startling Escape from Devil’s Island · Anon. · ms
    • 83 · Photography, Crime’s Enemy · Anon. · ms
    • 84 · How the Coughlin Kidnaper Was Caught · Anon. · ts





    Startling Detective Adventures [v7 #41, December 1931] (Country Press, Inc., 15¢, large pulp, cover by L. Fried)
    Details supplied by John Locke from Table of Contents.
    • 8 · How Milwaukee Cleans Up Its Crooks · Chester L. Saxby · ar
    • 22 · “Craig Kennedy,” Master Detective, Reveals the Secrets of the Collings Pirate Mystery · Arthur B. Reeve · ar


    Startling Mystery (UK)    (about)
    British reprint edition of Startling Mystery Magazine. There was probably only one issue which reprinted stories from the first issue of the American edition.

    • Publishers:
      • Pemberton’s (of Manchester) Ltd.; 14 Lever Street, Manchester 1: Startling Mystery (UK)



    Startling Mystery Magazine    (about)
    An attempt to cash in on the popularity of the “shudder pulps”, Startling Mystery Magazine used reprint covers and paid authors only half the then-going rate. Perhaps as a result it folded after only two issues, though a third issue was planned.

    • Publishers:
      • Fictioneers, Inc.; 2256 Grove Street, Chicago, IL: Startling Mystery Magazine

    • Editors:





    Startling Mystery Stories    (about)
    Startling Mystery Stories specialised in stories where either the detective or villain had supernatural powers or their scientific equivalent. Despite a steadily growing circulation during its 18 issues it was killed in 1971 by increasing costs and distribution problems.

    • Publishers:
      • Health Knowledge, Inc.; New York: Startling Mystery Stories

    • Editors:













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