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Publication: Air Wonder Stories, May 1930

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  • Publication: Air Wonder Stories, May 1930Publication Record # 56092 (View All Issues) (View Issue Grid)
  • Editor: Hugo Gernsback
  • Date: 1930-05-00
  • Publisher: Stellar Publishing Corporation
  • Price:
    $0.25?$: US dollar
  • 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: Air Wonder Stories, May 1930 by Frank R. Paul
  • Notes:
    • Volume 1óNo. 11
    • Page numbers run 961-1056.
    • Contents page states publication on the 10th of the preceding month. Library of Congress copyright record for this issue shows publication date Apr 15, 1930.
    • Cover illustrates "The Air Trap."
    • Cover art is not credited; the artwork shows no signature.
    • Interior art is credited below each art item.
    • Story art for "The Air Trap" on page 966 is credited to "Paul"; the artwork shows no signature.
    • Story art for "The Arctic Rescue" on page 974 is credited to "Winter"; the artwork shows no signature.
    • Story art for "Women with Wings" on page 984 is credited and signed "Leonard."
    • Story art for "The Invisible Destroyer" on page 1004 is credited and signed "Paul."
    • Story art for "The Sky Ruler" on page 1014 is credited to "Paul"; the artwork shows no signature.
    • Story art for "The Bat-Men of Mars (Part 1 of 3)" on page 1026 is credited and signed "Paul." The story title is given as "The Bat Men of Mars" at the start of the story (as part of the story artwork), but the hyphen is used on the contents page and on the story page headers.
    • Parts 2 and 3 of "The Bat-Men of Mars" are published in Wonder Stories, June and July 1930.
    • Drawn portraits (uncredited) of the authors appear with each story. Those of Chappelow, Kateley, and Repp are signed with initial "B"; the others are unsigned.
    • An announcement of the upcoming merger of Science Wonder Stories and Air Wonder Stories into Wonder Stories is given on page 965.
    • "The Reader Airs His Views" is a letters column.
    • "Aviation Forum" is also a letters feature, but deals more narrowly with aviation questions.
    • The full text and images of this edition are available at The Internet Archive.
Cover art supplied by Galactic Central
Editor Title: Air Wonder Stories - 1930 • [Air Wonder Stories] • (1930) • edited by Hugo Gernsback

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Miller/Contento Verified Dragoondelight 2010-05-25 15:04:31
Bleiler1 (Gernsback) Verified Dragoondelight 2010-02-21 07:30:11
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