Tuesday, November 17, 2009

"Wonder Stories", Vol 2 No 4 (September 1930) (magazine, free): Annotated table of contents

Cover image of Wonder Stories magazine, Volume 2 Number 4 September 1930 issue. It depicts a scene from the short story The Tragedy of Spider Island by Captain S P Meek.It's one of the Hugo Gernsback's magazines, & scans in CBR format are online at Crosseyed Cyclops.

Table of contents.

  1. Frank J Bridge's "The War Lord of Venus": "Across fifty million miles & thirty million years they traveled to battle for the supremacy of a great world!"
  2. Nat Schachner & Arthur L Zagat's "In 20,000 AD!": "The revolt had come ... but then the great Jed threw over that mob his magnetic power ..."
  3. Captain S P Meek's "The Tragedy of Spider Island": "Against those monsters the rays had no longer their force ... & when the tom-toms began beating ..."
  4. R F Starlz's "The King of the Black Bowl": "Cut off by a wall of Nothingness ... the great city lay helpless ..."
  5. Lowell Howard Morrow's "A Rescue in Space".
  6. Edsel Newton's "The Torpedo Terror": "Across the nation sped those dreaded agents of destruction & terror ... until the word was flashed ..."