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Publication: Planet Stories, Winter 1940

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  • Publication: Planet Stories, Winter 1940Publication Record # 60044 (View All Issues) (View Issue Grid)
  • Editor: Malcolm Reiss
  • Date: 1940-11-00
  • Publisher: Love Romances Publishing Co., Inc.
  • Price:
    $0.20?$: US dollar
  • Pages: 132
  • Format:
    pulp?Magazine using the common pulp size: 6.5" by 9.5". For ISFDB purposes this may also be used as a designation for the quality of the paper. There are some untrimmed pulps that are as large as 8" by 11.75
  • Type: MAGAZINE
  • Webpages:
  • Notes:
    • Vol 1, No 5.
    • Page numbers run 1-128.
    • Cover has "Fiction House Magazines" logo.
    • Cover art is not credited; the artwork shows no signature.
    • Contents page states an issue date of November 1, 1940.
    • Interior art is not credited.
    • Story art for "One Thousand Miles Below" on pages 2-3 is signed "Paul."
    • Story art for "The Castaway" on page 36 is signed "Rosenthal."
    • Story art for "Atom of Death" on page 46 is signed "DL."
    • Story art for "Beyond Light" on page 53 is signed "Leo Morey."
    • Story art for "Exit from Asteroid 60" on page 65 is signed "Ed Smalle."
    • Story art for "Phantom of the Seven Stars" on pages 74-75 is signed "Don Lynch."
    • Story art for "The Stellar Legion" on page 95 is signed "Hannes Bok."
    • Story art for "Twilight of The Tenth World" on page 104 is signed "Eron."
    • "P.S.'s Feature Flash" has two sections: a profile/interview with Thornton Ayre, and addenda to the publication list by Tom Wright in the previous issue.
    • "The Vizigraph" is a letters column.
Cover art supplied by Galactic Central
Editor Title: Planet Stories - 1940 • [Planet Stories] • (1940) • edited by Malcolm Reiss

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