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    Modern World [v1, #15, Jun 29, 1940] (2½d, 12pp, cover by photo)
    • 1 · Destroyers Bear the Brunt · [uncredited] · ar
    • 2 · Blitzkrieg in Action! · [uncredited] · ar
    • 3 · Boundless Frontiers of Science · [uncredited] · ar
    • 4 · Nazi Murder Film used to Paralyse Neutrals · [uncredited] · ar
    • 5 · Who’s Fit to Drive a Car · [uncredited] · ar
    • 6 · The Fifth Horseman · [uncredited] · ar The New York Times Magazine 1940
    • 8 · Wonders of the Spectrum · [uncredited] · ar
    • 9 · Holland’s Downfall - Fifth Columnist Treachery · [uncredited] · ar
    • 10 · March of the Robot Army [Part 20 of 25] · A. J. Murray · sl
    • 11 · Albanian Horsemen Give Place to Cars and Railways · [uncredited] · ar
    • 11 · How It Works: The Vertical Lift Bridge · [uncredited] · ar
    • 12 · Automatic Rifles · [uncredited] · ia



    Modern World [v1, #17, Jul 13, 1940] (2½d, 12pp, cover by photo)
    • 1 · Blitzkrieg on Sea · Stanton Hope · ar
    • 2 · Defence Against Invasion · [uncredited] · ar
    • 3 · Invisible Worlds to Conquer · [uncredited] · ar
      condensed from The Sunday Sun and Guardian, Australia, 1940.
    • 4 · Aeroplane Made of Plastics · [uncredited] · ar
    • 5 · Hand Grenades - An Emergency Weapon · [uncredited] · ar
    • 6 · Jackal of the Mediterranean · [uncredited] · ar
    • 8 · Propaganda Bomb · [uncredited] · ar
    • 9 · Dog Fight · James L. H. Peck · ar
      condensed from the New York Times Magazine, 1940.
    • 10 · March of the Robot Army [Part 22 of 25] · A. J. Murray · sl
    • 11 · How It Works: The Planetarium · [uncredited] · ar
    • 11 · Supplying a Modern Army · Lowell M. Limpus · ar
      condensed from a chapter of Twentieth Century Warfare, New York, Dutton, 1940.
    • 12 · How R.A.F. Is Organized · [uncredited] · ia


    Modern World [v1, #18, Jul 20, 1940] (2½d, 12pp, cover by photo)
    • 1 · Big Guns Get Goin · [uncredited] · ar
    • 2 · Under the Tyrant’s Heel · Louis P. Lochner · ar
      condensed from The Christian Science Monitor, Boston, 1940.
    • 3 · Can the Laboratory Create Life? · V. E. Collins · ar
    • 4 · Civilians Yesterday - Sailors Today · [uncredited] · ar
    • 5 · Heroes Dictators Worship · [uncredited] · ar
      condensed from New York Times Magazine, 1940.
    • 6 · “Black-Out” · [uncredited] · ia; illustrated by Patrick Nicolle
    • 8 · Britain’s Water Supply Is Safe! · [uncredited] · ar
    • 9 · Car of the Future · [uncredited] · ar
      condensed from Sunday Sun and Guardian, USA, 1940.
    • 10 · March of the Robot Army [Part 23 of 25] · A. J. Murray · sl
    • 11 · How It Works: Fighting Fires from Water · [uncredited] · ar
    • 11 · Balloons Play Tricks · [uncredited] · ar
      condensed from Western Mail, Cardiff, 1940.
    • 12 · Launching Britain’s Ships · [uncredited] · ia; illustrated by Kenneth M. Sibley


    Modern World [v1, #19, Jul 27, 1940] (2½d, 12pp, cover by photo)
    • 2 · Valour of the R.A.F. · [uncredited] · ar
    • 3 · Scrap Iron · B. H. · ar
    • 4 · Military Law · [uncredited] · ar
    • 4 · World Domains That Hang in the Balance · [uncredited] · ar
      condensed from New York Times, 1940.
    • 5 · Kilts to See No More Battles · [uncredited] · ar
      condensed from Toronto Star Weekly, Canada, 1940.
    • 6 · Nazi War Machines · [uncredited] · ia; illustrated by L. Ashwell Wood
    • 8 · Sons of the Mutineers · J. E. Jackson · ar
      condensed from Grit, USA, 1940.
    • 9 · Jules Verne Foresaw Scientific Warfare · Pierre Devaux · ar
      condensed from L’Illustration, Paris, 1940.
    • 10 · March of the Robot Army [Part 24 of 25] · A. J. Murray · sl
    • 11 · How It Works: Automatic Ticket Printer · [uncredited] · ar
    • 11 · Your Food - and the Future · [uncredited] · ar
    • 12 · Underground Aerodromes · [uncredited] · ia; illustrated by Patrick Nicolle








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