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    Craig Rice Crime Digest    (about)
    Short-lived experiment containing “current best-sellers” digested by the best-selling Craig Rice “for smooth, speedy reading of your favourite mystery writers”. It only lasted for two issues.

    • Publishers:
      • Anson Bond Publications, Inc.; 913 La Cienaga Blvd., Hollywood 46, CA: Craig Rice Crime Digest

    • Editors:




    The Craig Rice Mystery Digest    (about)
    The Craig Rice Mystery Digest contained four abridged novels and, although in digest form, was really an anthology issued as #12 in the “Bonded Collection”. In effect, it served as a trial balloon for Craig Rice Crime Digest which was to be launched later in the year.

    • Publishers:
      • Anson Bond Publications, Inc.; 913 La Cienaga Blvd., Hollywood 46, CA: Craig Rice Mystery Digest

    • Editors:




    Crime and Justice Detective Story Magazine    (about)
    Really a gangster magazine with the atmosphere of a 40s pulp. Old-time writers G.T. Fleming-Roberts and Robert Sidney Bowen appeared alongside newcomers Harlan Ellison and Edward D. Hoch.

    • Publishers:
      • Arnold Magazines, Inc.; 1 Appleton Street, Holyoke, MA: Crime and Justice Detective Story Magazine

    • Editors:
      • Alfred Grenet - Editor: Crime and Justice Detective Story Magazine







    Crime Confessions (UK) (1948)    (about)
    One of the many undated “one shot” magazines published in the UK in the years after the Second World War. First in a loose series with Phantom Detective Cases, Mystery Crime Cases and Dynamic Detective Cases

    • Publishers:
      • John Spencer & Co.; 24 Shepherds Bush Road, London W6: Crime Confessions



    Crime Detective (UK)    (about)
    One of the many undated “one shot” magazines published in the UK in the years after the Second World War. In a loose series with Homicide Reporter, Police Detective, Racket-Buster Detective and Crime Investigator.

    • Publishers:
      • Hamilton & Co. (Stafford) Ltd.; 1&2 Melville Court, Goldhawk Road, London W12: Crime Detective (UK)


    Crime Detective (UK) [n.d. (May 1949)] (Hamilton & Co., 9d, 64pp, quarto)
    Incomplete Data - Issue not found.


    Crime Digest    (about)
    A short-lived magazine presenting extracts and condensations of recent crime books. Companion magazine to Science Fiction Digest.

    • Publishers:
      • Davis Publications, Inc.; 380 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10017: Crime Digest

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