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    Conflict—Stories of Suspense    (about)
    Despite the subtitle, the magazine provided a standard fare of murder and detective mystery short stories, all new, by prominent mystery authors.

    • Publishers:
      • Ziff-Davis Publishing Co.; 64 East Lake Street, Chicago 1, IL: Conflict—Stories of Suspense

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    Courtroom Stories    (about)
    Focussing on non-fictional accounts of “Famous Trials of Today and Yesterday” the magazine contained very little fiction (and none at all in the last two issues).

    • Publishers:
      • Good Story Magazine Co., Inc.; Myrick Building, Springfield, MA: Courtroom Stories, Aug 1931 – Nov 1931.
      • Blue Band Publishing Corp.; Myrick Building, Springfield, MA: Courtroom Stories, Jan 1932 – Apr 1932.

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    Cosmic Crime Stories    (about)
    A print science fiction mystery magazine containing fiction, illustrations, articles, and interviews, and published biannually.

    • Publishers:
      • Sam’s Dot Publishing; P.O. Box 782, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52406-0782: Cosmic Crime Stories, Jan 2011 – Jul 2012.
      • White Cat Publications, LLC.; 33080 Industrial Road, Suite 101, Livonia, MI 48150: Cosmic Crime Stories, Jan 2013—.

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    The Cozy Detective Mystery Magazine    (about)
    Short-lived, small press, detective magazine. Other issues may exist.

    • Publishers:
      • Meager Ink Press; 686 Jakes Ct., McMinnville, OR 97128-2546: The Cozy Detective Mystery Magazine

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    Crack Detective:
    Probably the most memorable feature of this pulp is the wide range of titles under which it appeared! In all it ran for 97 issues over a period of 20 years, making it one of the very last of the detective pulps.


    Detective Yarns

    • Publishers:
      • Blue Ribbon Magazines, Inc.; South Canal Street, Holyoke, MA; and later at 1 Appleton Street, Holyoke, MA: Detective Yarns, Jun 1938 – Oct 1939.
      • Double-Action Magazines, Inc.; 1 Appleton Street, Holyoke, MA: Detective Yarns, Mar 1940 – Apr 1941.

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