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Publication: Scientific Detective Monthly, May 1930

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  • Publication: Scientific Detective Monthly, May 1930Publication Record # 340567 (View All Issues) (View Issue Grid)
  • Editor: Hugo Gernsback
  • Date: 1930-05-00
  • Publisher: Techni-Craft Publishing Corp.
  • Price: $0.25
  • Pages: 100
  • Format:
    bedsheet?8.5" by 11.25" magazines, e.g. early issues of Amazing; or the 1942-43 issues of Astounding.
  • Type: MAGAZINE
  • Cover: Scientific Detective Monthly, May 1930 by Jno Ruger [as by Ruger]
  • Notes:
    • Trimmed edges.
    • Pages are numbered 385-480.
    • This issue announces in a several places that the next issue will be titled Amazing Detective Tales.
    • Cover is an illustration for the story "The Electrical Man."
    • Cover artist credited as "Ruger"; signature "Jno Ruger" on artwork.
    • Story art is credited by artist last name only.
    • Artwork for "Scientific Actuality: Hunting Vipers" consists of several photographs.
    • "How Good a Detective Are You?" is a monthly puzzle or brain teaser.
    • "The Subconscious Mind and Crime" is an introductory essay. It is titled "Editorial—The Subconscious Mind and Crime" in the table of contents.
    • "Scientific Actuality" is a series of factual articles that appeared in each issue of the magazine.
    • "The Reader's Verdict" is a letters column.
    • "Book Reviews" are titled thus, and are short reviews of current fiction and non-fiction books.
    • Art for "The Azure Ring" is signed "Jno Ruger."
Cover art supplied by Galactic Central
Editor Title: Scientific Detective Monthly - 1930 • [Amazing Detective Tales] • (1930) • edited by Hugo Gernsback

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