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Publication: Wonder Stories, January 1931

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  • Publication: Wonder Stories, January 1931Publication Record # 62226 (View All Issues) (View Issue Grid)
  • Editor: Hugo Gernsback
  • Date: 1931-01-00
  • Publisher: Stellar Publishing Corporation
  • Price:
    $0.25?$: US dollar
  • Pages: 148
  • 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
  • Cover: Wonder Stories, January 1931 by Frank R. Paul
  • Notes:
    • Page numbers run 769-912.
    • Contents page states publication on the 3rd of the preceding month.
    • Library of Congress copyright record shows publication date 1930-12-01
    • Cover illustrates "The Soulless Entity."
    • Cover art is not credited; no signature is seen on the artwork.
    • Interior art is credited at the start of each story.
    • Story art for "The Satellite of Doom" on page 774 is not credited; the artwork is signed "M Marchioni."
    • Story art for "The Flaming Cloud" on pages 802-803 is credited to "Marchioni"; the artwork is signed "M Marchioni."
    • Story art for "Death from the Seas" on pages 810-811 is credited to "Anderson"; the artwork is signed "Lyman Anderson."
    • Story art for "The Gland Men of the Island" on page 828 is credited to "Marchioni"; the artwork is signed "M Marchioni." The author's name is given as "Malcolm R. Afford" at the start of the story and in the author portrait caption, but as "Malcolm Afford on the contents page.
    • Story art for "The Soulless Entity" on page 844 is credited to and signed "Paul."
    • Story art for "The Outpost on the Moon (Part 2 of 3)" on page 856 is credited to and signed "Paul."
    • Drawn portraits (uncredited) of the authors appear with each story; they are unsigned except for that of Sharp which is signed "B."
    • "What Is Your Knowledge of Science?" is a list of questions about science facts. With each is listed the story page number on which the answer can be found.
    • "The Reader Speaks" is a letters column.
    • "Science Questions and Answers" is also a letters feature, but deals more narrowly with science questions.
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Editor Title: Wonder Stories - 1931 • [Wonder Stories] • (1931) • edited by Hugo Gernsback

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Bleiler Early Years Not Verified    
Bleiler Supernatural Not Verified    
Bleiler1 (Gernsback) Verified Dragoondelight 2010-06-01 06:22:51
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