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    Ainslee’s [v57 #4, June 1926] (The Ainslee Magazine Co., 160pp+, standard)
    Details supplied by Richard Fidczuk from British Library microfilm.
    • 1 · One of Cleopatra’s Nights · Théophile Gautier; translated by Lafcadio Hearn · nv One of Cleopatra’s Nights and Other Fantastic Romances, B. Worthington 1882; translated from the French (“Une Nuit de Cléopâtre”, La Presse, November 29 to December 6, 1838).
    • 19 · Brien O’Brien · James Stephens · ss
    • 24 · A Visitor from the Moon · Edmond Rostand · ms (r)
    • 25 · First Love—A Confession · Frank Harris · ss
    • 35 · Ann Veronica [Part 2 of 3] · H. G. Wells · sl
    • 80 · She Walks in Beauty · Lord Byron · pm Hebrew Melodies, John Murray 1815
    • 81 · A Little Leaf · Pierre Mille · ss
    • 86 · The Complete Osculator · [Various] · ms
    • 96 · The Specter Bridegroom · Washington Irving · ss The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent Nov 10 1819, as by Geoffrey Crayon; published without author or title listed as part of the “Who Wrote This Story? What Is Its Title?” competition series.
    • 106 · A Lodger in Maze Pond · George Gissing · ss National Review Feb 1895
    • 117 · Time of Roses · Thomas Hood · pm The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood, Frederick Warne 1890, as “Ballad (‘It was not in the Winter’)”
    • 118 · A Player Perforce · Storm Jameson · ss
    • 125 · The Return Match [A.J. Raffles] · E. W. Hornung · ss Cassell’s Magazine Oct 1898
    • 135 · The Black Poodle · F. Anstey · nv Longman’s Magazine Nov 1882
    • 152 · Love’s Secret · William Blake · pm Life of William Blake, Alexander Gilchrist, Macmillan and Co. 1863
    • 153 · A Messenger of Providence · Henri Murger · ss Bohemians of the Latin Quarter, Vizetelly & Co. 1888, as “A Good Angel”
    • 157 · The Foretaste · [The Editor] · cl



    Ainslee’s [v57 #6, August 1926] (The Ainslee Magazine Co., 160pp+, standard)
    Details supplied by Richard Fidczuk from British Library microfilm.
    • 1 · The Long Run · Edith Wharton · nv The Atlantic Monthly Feb 1912
    • 20 · Mr. Reginald Peacock’s Day · Katherine Mansfield · ss
    • 25 · To — · Percy Bysshe Shelley · pm (r)
    • 26 · Mademoiselle Musette · Henri Murger · ss Bohemians of the Latin Quarter, Vizetelly & Co. 1888
    • 30 · Twice · Christina Georgina Rosetti · pm (r)
    • 31 · Mrs. Lancelot [Part 1 of 2] · Maurice Hewlett · sl Metropolitan Magazine Nov 1911 (+11)
    • 94 · A Gentleman of the Old School · Sir Philip Gibbs · ss The New Magazine (UK) Dec 1923
    • 105 · Proof of the Pudding · O. Henry · ss Strictly Business, Doubleday 1910
    • 111 · The Differing Stars · John Oliver Hobbes · ss The London Magazine Dec 1905
    • 124 · The Shadowy Third · Elizabeth Bowen · ss Encounters, Sidgwick & Jackson 1923
    • 130 · The Oblation · Algernon Charles Swinburne · pm Songs Before Sunrise, F. S. Ellis 1871
    • 131 · Clair de Lune · Guy de Maupassant · ss; translated from the French.
    • 136 · The Story of a White Blackbird · Alfred de Musset · ss French Fiction, ed. William Allan Neilson, P.F. Collier 1917; published without author or title listed as part of the “Who Wrote This Story? What Is Its Title?” competition series.; translated from the French.
    • 151 · On the Rapide · Arthur Mills · ss The Primrose Path, Duckworth 1923
    • 157 · The Foretaste · [The Editor] · cl


    Ainslee’s [v58 #1, September 1926] (Ainslee’s Magazine Co., 25¢, 160pp, pulp, cover by Ruth Eastman)
    Details supplied by Denny Lien.
    • 1 · A Daughter of Eve · Frank Harris · nv 1898
    • 24 · Ravaged Hands · Claude Farrère · ss
    • 35 · What a Crown Piece Costs · Henri Murger · ss Bohemians of the Latin Quarter, Vizetelly & Co. 1888, as “The Cost of a Five Franc Piece”
    • 41 · An Echo from Horace · Richard Le Gallienne · pm
    • 42 · Old Iron · Stacy Aumonier · ss McCall’s Jan 1921
    • 53 · Marriage à la Mode · Katherine Mansfield · ss The Sphere Dec 31 1921
    • 60 · Thimble, Thimble · O. Henry · ss Hampton’s Broadway Magazine Dec 1908
    • 67 · Little Songs for Lois · Lawrence Lee · pm
    • 68 · Mrs. Lancelot [Part 2 of 2] · Maurice Hewlett · sl Metropolitan Magazine Nov 1911 (+11)
    • 135 · The Romance of an Ugly Policeman · P. G. Wodehouse · ss The Strand Magazine Jan 1915; revised.
    • 144 · One Way of Wooing · [Various] · ms; quotations about love.
    • 149 · A Book Lovers’ Tournament · Anon. · ms
    • 150 · Mrs. Bullfrog · Nathaniel Hawthorne · ss Mosses from an Old Manse, Wiley & Putnam 1846; published without author or title listed as part of the “Who Wrote This Story? What Is Its Title?” competition series.
    • 155 · Summer Smiles · Cora Smith Gould · pm
    • 156 · The Foretaste · [The Editor] · cl; July “Who Wrote” answer was Charles Dickens’ “The Old Man’s Tale About the Queer Client” from Pickwick Papers.
    • 160 · Copyright Notices · Anon. · ms; previous dates given for the La Gallienne poem and for all fiction except the Wodehouse story.


    Ainslee’s [v58 #2, October 1926] (Ainslee’s Magazine Co., 25¢, 160pp, pulp, cover by Ruth Eastman)
    Details supplied by Denny Lien.
    • 1 · The Girl from the Marsh Croft · Selma Lagerlöf · nv (r)
    • 33 · The Good Morrow · John Donne · pm Poems, Henry Seyle 1633
    • 34 · Men and Brothers · Hugh de Selincourt · ss (r)
    • 43 · The Chink and the Child · Thomas Burke · ss Colour Oct 1915
    • 51 · A Fit of Madness · Frank Harris · ss Undream’d of Shores, Brentano’s 1924
    • 54 · Strictly Business · O. Henry · ss The New Broadway Magazine Aug 1908
    • 61 · Old Words · Lawrence Lee · pm (r)
    • 62 · The Cardinal’s Snuff-Box [Part 1 of 2] · Henry Harland · sl (r)
    • 105 · A Line of Millinery · [Various] · ms; quotations about women’s attire.
    • 110 · A Wildgoose Chase · A. E. Coppard · ss Fishmonger’s Fiddle, Knopf 1925
    • 125 · The Phantom Rickshaw · Rudyard Kipling · nv Quartette Christmas 1885
    • 139 · Polar Violets · Henri Murger · ss Bohemians of the Latin Quarter, Vizetelly & Co. 1888, as “White Violets”; translated from the French (Vie de Boheme).
    • 144 · A Book Lovers’ Tournament · Anon. · ms (r)
    • 145 · Ninth Novel of the Fifth Day, or The Falcon [from The Decameron] · Giovanni Boccaccio · ss 1886; published without author or title listed as part of the “Who Wrote This Story? What Is Its Title?” competition series.; translated from the Italian (Decamerone, 1353).
    • 149 · Mrs. Spring Fragrance · Sui Sin Far · ss Hampton’s Magazine Jan 1910
    • 156 · The First Kiss of Love · George Gordon Byron · pm (r)
    • 157 · The Foretaste · [The Editor] · cl; August “who wrote” answer was Alfred de Musset, “The Story of a White Blackbird”.
    • 160 · Copyright Notices · Anon. · ms; all fiction and all poetry in the issue are reprints.


    Ainslee’s [v58 #3, November 1926] (Ainslee’s Magazine Co., 25¢, 16+160+10pp+, pulp, cover by Hamilton King)
    Details supplied by John Locke.
    • 1 · The Great Game · Frank Harris · ss Undream’d of Shores, Brentano’s 1924
    • 19 · The Cardinal’s Snuff-Box [Part 2 of 2] · Henry Harland · sl (r)
    • 63 · Pictures · Katherine Mansfield · ss
    • 69 · The Cue · Thomas Burke · ss Colour Aug 1916
    • 73 · Mallory’s Wife · Winston Bouvé · ss
    • 87 · Sylvia of the Letters · Jerome K. Jerome · ss The Story-teller Sep 1915
    • 103 · A Stolen Kiss · George Wither · pm The Poetry of George Wither, A.H. Bullen 1902
    • 104 · The Veteran’s Last Campaign · Calvin Johnston · ss Harper’s Monthly Magazine Jun 1906
    • 110 · Mr. Affan · Elinor Mordaunt · ss Old Wine in New Bottles, Hutchinson 1919
    • 119 · A Victorian Tale · Michael Sadleir · ss
    • 129 · Where Their Fire Is Not Quenched · May Sinclair · nv The English Review Oct 1922
    • 142 · Bedouin Song · Bayard Taylor · pm Poems of the Orient, Ticknor and Fields 1854
    • 143 · The Fitter Man · Arthur Mills · ss The Primrose Path, Duckworth 1923
    • 153 · The Cape of Storms · Henri Murger · ss Bohemians of the Latin Quarter, Vizetelly & Co. 1888
    • 158 · The Foretaste · [The Editor] · cl


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