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Publication: Fantasy Stories, November 1950

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  • Publication: Fantasy Stories, November 1950Publication Record # 259107 (View All Issues) (View Issue Grid)
  • Editor: Curtis Mitchell
  • Date: 1950-11-00
  • Publisher: Magabook, Inc.
  • Price:
    $0.25?$: US dollar
  • Pages: 130
  • Format:
    digest?Digest-size magazine, including both standard digest size, at about 7" by 4.5", and also large digest, such as recent issues of Asimov's, which are about 8.25" by 5.125".
  • Type: MAGAZINE
  • Cover: Fantasy Stories, November 1950 by Bill Stone
  • Webpages:
  • Notes: Vol. 1, No. 2. Although the magazine's title was changed to "Fantasy Stories" for this issue, the subscription form in the back still calls it "Fantasy Fiction". "The Editor's Page: The Fantasy Stories Award" is listed as "The Fantasy Stories Award" in the table of contents. "Flying Saucer Secrets" proper starts on page 4; there is a fictional introduction on page 3 which explains that the story is a "fantasy documentary" that "can influence the course of history". "College of Scientifictional Knowledge" is a quiz testing the reader's knowledge of science fiction terminology. "A Young Man Edged in Firelight" is a "true fantasy letter" which is supposed to be a true account. "The Modern Fantasy Poll!" is listed as "The Modern Fantasy Poll" in the table of contents. "Political Fantasy/Samuel Goldwynisms/Not So Fantastic" and "One of the Ten Best/Half and Half" are uncredited jokes/witticisms not listed in the table of contents. "A Husband's Right" is an uncredited short-short not listed in the table of contents. "Small Ghost Talk" is an uncredited short poem not listed in the table of contents.
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Editor Title: Fantasy Stories, November 1950 • [Fantasy Fiction / Fantasy Stories] • edited by Curtis Mitchell

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