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Big Double Feature Magazine

Total Issues: 1

One-shot consisting of a copy of Ranch Romances and a copy of Black Mask (September 1939) bundled together with a new two-color cover. No date listed, could be 1939.

Issues & Index Sources:  #1, 1940: Crime Fiction Index
Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   Pro-Distributors Publishing Company, Inc
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
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Big Fiction

Total Issues: 7 (as at Mar-2017)

Big Fiction "celebrates the soul of the long story: generous, transportive, and a little wild. We are an independent journal publishing ambitious and delicious fiction twice a year, in hand-designed letterpress issues "

Issues & Index Sources:  Summer/Fall 2011 – present
Website:   www.bigfictionmagazine.com
Editors:   Heather Jacobs

The Big Issue

Weekly news magazine distributed by the homeless who keep a portion of the profits. Occasionally publishes fiction by authors like Jeff Noon. Has a number of regional variations such as The Big Issue in the North.

Issues & Index Sources:  May-1994? – present: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   The Big Issue
Website:   www.bigissue.com
Formats:   A4
Prices:   £1.00
Pagecounts:   64pp
Frequency:   weekly

The Big Magazine

Total Issues: 1

"The Big Magazine was published in order to absorb some of the stories we had inherited with Adventure." Steeger in Xenophile #33 (Jul-1977) p.6

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1935: Adventure Fiction Index
Pulp Magazine Index 1
Publishers:   Popular Publications, NY
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   25c
Pagecounts:   224pp
Frequency:   planned as monthly
Sources:   Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
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BIGnews

Monthly news magazine distributed by the homeless who keep a portion of the profits. Most issues have at least one piece of fiction, often by Robert Sheckley.

Issues & Index Sources

  ? – Mar-2005: FictionMags Index (Missing: all issues before Nov-2001)
  Fall 2005: FictionMags Index

Publishers

  Mainchance, A Program of Grand Central Neighborhood Social Services Corporation

Formats

  quarto

Prices

  $1.00
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Big Pulp

Total Issues: 9

Quarterly magazine of SF, fantasy, mystery, horror, and romance fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  Winter 2010 – Summer 2013: General Fiction Index
Publishers:   Bill Olver
Website:   www.bigpulp.com
Editors:   Bill Olver
Frequency:   quarterly
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Big Sports Magazine

Total Issues: 4

Issues & Index Sources

  May-1948 – Nov-1948: Sports Fiction Index

Publishers

  May-1948 – Sep-1948: Exclusive Detective Stories, Inc.
  Nov-1948: Atlas News Company, Inc.

Formats

  standard pulp

Frequency

  bimonthly

Sources

  The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Sports in the Pulp Magazines
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Big Story Magazine [1925]

Total Issues: 1+9+3=13

Jan-1925 issue is a rebound copy of Ace-High Magazine.

There was also a non-fiction digest magazine of the same title based on radio and TV shows, and edited by Walter B. Gibson, in 1951.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1925: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Jan-1925)
  Jan-1929 – Oct-1929: Western Fiction Index
  Nov-1929 – Jan-1930, as Western Novel Magazine: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Nov-1929)

Publishers

  Western Stories Publishing (Clayton Magazines), NY

Editors

  Fanny Ellsworth

Formats

  standard pulp

Frequency

  monthly

Sources

  The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
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Big Story Magazine [1951]

Total Issues: 3

True crime. A non-fiction digest magazine based on radio and TV shows.

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1951 – Dec-1951
Publishers:   Markrite Enterprises Inc., 19 Biltmore Ave., Tuckahoe, NY
Editors:   Walter B. Gibson
Formats:   digests
Frequency:   monthly

Big West

True stories of the Old West.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1960s

Big Western Stories (Canada)

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1940s: Western Fiction Index (sample issue only)
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Bijou Series

Total Issues: 116

Issues & Index Sources:  15-Feb-1892 – Jan-1896: Dime Novel Bibliography
Publishers:   F. M. Lupton
Formats:   7¼ x 4¾"
Prices:   25c
Pagecounts:   110-225
Frequency:   Tri Weekly (Nos. 1-75); Monthly (Nos. 76-116)
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Bill Barnes, Air Adventurer

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Bill Barnes, Air Adventurer (Canada)

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Bill Barnes Air Trails

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Bill Barnes, Air Trails (Canada)

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Bill Wayne Western

Total Issues: 3?

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan-1942 – May-1942?: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Jan-1942; any after May-1942)
Publishers:   Adam Publishing Co., Toronto
Sources:   The Pulpster #11, 2001
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Biographies of Prominent Border Bandits

Total Issues: 6

Issues & Index Sources:  1910 – 1919
Publishers:   M. A. Donohue & Co.
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Bitch Magazine

"Humorous magazine for women... fiction... maximum 1500 words".

Issues & Index Sources:  1992 – ?
Publishers:   Hove, East Sussex
Editors:   Anne Harrison

Bite Me Magazine

Total Issues: 21?

Subtitled "The Journal of the Vampire and Its Kin", later issues contained a "gothic fiction" section.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jul-1999 – 2008?
Website:   www.bitememagazine.com
Editors:   Arlene Russo


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