Friday, October 28, 2011

"Startling Stories", January 1939 (magazine, free): Annotated table of contents

Cover image of the first ever issue of Startling Stories magazine, dated January 1939This is the first ever issue of Startling Stories - Vol 1 No 1.

Scans as a CBR file & text as HTML of the magazine are online.

Table of contents.

  1. [novel] Stanley G Weinbaum's "The Black Flame": "Thomas Conner pits ancient knowledge against immortals who have ruled a strange new world for centuries! Like a phoenix, this adventurer from the past rises to view the land of time to come".
  2. D D Sharp's "The Eternal Man".
  3. Eando Binder's "Science Island": "A metal Napoleon threatens to dominate mankind!"

See also.

  1. Fiction from Startling Stories.
  2. Fiction from old "pulp" magazines.
  3. Fiction from 1930s.