New York: The Red Star News, Co., 1939. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Includes a short novel by Kay Krausse, one of the small number of female detective fiction writers for the pulps. Also fiction by Hugh B. Cave, Judson Philips (Judson Pentecost Philips wrote over 100 crime novels many using the pseudonym Hugh Pentecost), Richard Sale and others. "Detective Fiction Weekly maintained a strong personality in a crowded field, through a rigid weekly publication schedule, for two decades. It is greatly underrated today" - Cook, Mystery, Detective and Espionage Magazine, pp. 135-137.