DETECTIVE TALES. DETECTIVE TALES. January 1951, No. 1 Volume 47.


Kokomo, IN: Popular Publications, Inc., 1951. Octavo, single issue, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Includes a Cornell Woolrich story, "Dark Flight," which is a reprint and re-title of "Marihuana" (1941). Detective Tales ran for eighteen years and was second only to Popular's Dime Detective in their detective magazine line-up. "It was a colorful, urgent, vigorous periodical, foaming with cheerful excesses; it was one of the classic pulp magazines." - Cook, Mystery, Detective and Espionage Magazines pp. 153-157. Reading crease and crease at upper right front corner, mild edge rubs, a very good to nearly fine copy. (25246). Item #25246

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