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    On-Time Railroad Stories [August 1936] (Adventure House, Inc., $3.00, 18pp, quarto)
    Spoof pulp, actually published in August 1996. Details taken from Table of Contents.
    • Three Rings o’ Hell on Wheels · John Locke · ss


    People’s Magazine:
    People’s Magazine was intended as a companion to The Popular Magazine, and showed an early emphasis on detective fiction rather than straight adventure. The magazine originally contained both old and new material, but switch in December 1906 to contain only original fiction. Information for issues v31:1-v40:5 & v46:2 provided by Virgil Utter.

    • Publishers:
      • Street & Smith: People’s Magazine



    People’s Magazine [v1 #1, July 1906] (Street & Smith, 10¢, 192pp+, pulp, cover by W. R. Leigh)
    Details supplied by Kenneth R. Johnson.
    • 16 · Ode to Washington · Mrs. Annis B. Stockton · pm (r)
    • 21 · Foods of the Months: July · Miles Bradford · ar
    • 23 · A Vicarious Confession · Conant O’Brien · ss
    • 31 · Romance of the Republic [Part 1 of 7] · Albert Payson Terhune · ar
    • Two Famous Toasts:
    • _48 · Song to Celia · Ben Jonson · pm (r)
    • _49 · A Health · Edward Coate Pinkney · pm (r)
    • 50 · Mr. Jackson’s Expectations [from Roderick Random] · Tobias Smollett · ex (r)
    • 53 · Miss Tabitha’s Worries [from Humphry Clinker] · Tobias Smollett · ex (r); given as “Mrs. Tabitha’s Worries” on the story itself.
    • 54 · A Comical Duel [from Peregrine Pickle] · Tobias Smollett · ex (r)
    • 57 · Oddities of Cookery Lore · John R. Meader · ar
    • 65 · The Master of Ennisdale [Part 1 of 5] · Mrs. C. N. Williamson · na
    • 83 · An Epitaph on the Admirable Dramatic Poet, William Shakespeare · John Milton · pm Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies (Second Folio) 1632
    • 84 · How He Will Seek the Pole in a Balloon · Walter Wellman · ar The New York Times
    • 88 · Keats’ Last Sonnet · John Keats · pm (r)
    • 89 · La Belle Dame Sans Merci · John Keats · pm The Poetical Works of John Keats, Edward Moxon 1848; written in 1819. A somewhat different version was published in The Indicator, May 10, 1820.
    • 92 · Melusine · George Hibbard · ss
    • 100 · Paul Revere’s Ride · Henry W. Longfellow · pm The Atlantic Monthly Jan 1861, uncredited
    • 103 · Making a Circus Spectacle [Bolossy Kiralfy] · Anon. · iv New York Herald
    • 107 · A Mathematical Madness · F. P. Dempster · pm
    • 110 · Immigration at Flood Tide [Robert Watchorn] · Anon. · iv The New York Times
    • The Humor of the Bards:
    • _117 · The Widow Malone · Charles Lever · pm (r)
    • _117 · The Showman’s Song · Henry J. Byron · pm (r)
    • _118 · The September Gale · Oliver Wendell Holmes · pm (r)
    • 119 · The Life-Line · Emery Pottle · ss
    • 124 · Waterloo · Lord Byron · pm (r)
    • 129 · The Girl in Waiting [Part 1 of 4] · Archibald Eyre · na The Idler Jul 1905 (+9)
    • 148 · Boss Ankles · Major Joseph Jones · ex (r); from Major Jones’ Georgia Scenes.
    • In Dialect:
    • _153 · Fair Warning · Anon. · pm Catholic Standard and Times
    • _153 · Money · Anon. · pm Whitwood Plaindealer
    • _153 · A Sense of Security · Anon. · pm Washington Star
    • _153 · Cruise of the “Nancy P.” · Anon. · pm Lewiston Journal
    • _154 · Kansas Crops · Anon. · pm Kansas City, MO, Star
    • _155 · Lovin’ of a Horse · Anon. · pm Horse Journal
    • _155 · Robbers · Anon. · pm Chicago Times-Herald
    • 160 · The Flight from Vesuvius [from The Last Days of Pompeii] · Bulwer-Lytton · ex (r)
    • Favorite Hymns:
    • _169 · Onward, Christian Soldiers · S. Baring-Gould · pm (r)
    • _170 · Battle Hymn of the Republic · Julia Ward Howe · pm The Atlantic Monthly Feb 1862, uncredited
    • 180 · Jabberwocky [from Through the Looking-Glass] · Lewis Carroll · pm Macmillan 1871
    • 181 · Father William [from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland; Alice] · Lewis Carroll · ex Macmillan 1865
    • 182 · Little Studies of Animal Life. Series I · John R. Coryell · ar
    • 186 · Printed Where You Used to Live · Anon. · pm Sunset: The Pacific Monthly
    • 188 · The Greatest of These Is Love · Henry Ward Beecher · ar (r)


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