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Cheery Chicks

Country: UK
Total Issues: 6 (numbered Vol 1 No 1 - Vol 1 No 6)

Notable for its editorial policy of being primarily written by children and edited by a 14-year-old, although some older writers (Phillip M. Pethick, Reubens herself) penned a number of stories and features. Barbara became quite a celebrity, meeting famous people and appearing on television at Alexandra Palace and on film (Pathe Pictorial 128).

Becomes Cheery Chicks Chummy Comic (comic).

Issues & Index Sources:  Dec-1946 – May-1947
Publishers:   Aida Reubens Ltd., 86 Ashgrove Road, Goodmayes, Ilford
Editors:   Barbara Willis
Prices:   9d
Frequency:   monthly

Chelsea

Country: US

Emphasis on cross-cultural and avant garde. Has published Gregory Djanikian, Ruth Stone, Monica Youn. Circulation about 1,800.

Issues & Index Sources

  Summer 1958 – Summer 1959, as Chelsea Review: Index to English-Language Little Magazines, 1890-1970
  Fall 1958 – 2007, as Chelsea: Index to English-Language Little Magazines, 1890-1970 (to 1970 only)

Publishers

  P.O. Box 773, Cooper Station, New York, NY 10276-0773 (in 1998 - 2002)

Editors

  Richard Foerster (in 2002)

Formats

  review

Pagecounts

  128pp

Frequency

  twice yearly

Related Sites

  Wikipedia

Mentioned in:   O. Henry Awards Website (in 2002)

Chelsea Series

Country: US
Total Issues: 149

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1890: Dime Novel Bibliography (sample issues only)
Publishers:   American Publishers Corporation, 310 - 318 Sixth Avenue, New York
Formats:   7 1/4 x 4 3/4"
Prices:   25c
Pagecounts:   250 to 300
Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography


Cherry Ames Girls Annual

Country: UK
Total Issues: 8

Issues & Index Sources:  1957 – 1964: Story Paper Index (Missing: 1957)
Publishers:   World Distributors
Frequency:   annual


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Chic (UK)

Country: UK
Total Issues: 1?

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1953
Publishers:   Paget Publications, 106 Glenthorne Road, Hammersmith, London


Chic (US)

Country: US

Issues & Index Sources:  Nov-1976 – Dec-2001: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Chic Magazine, Inc., Columbus, OH; L.F.P. Inc., Los Angeles (in 1984)
Editors:   Larry Flynt
Related Sites:   Wikipedia

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Chicago Ledger

Country: US

Story paper; originally ran many serials from UK papers. Merged with The Saturday Blade to form Blade and Ledger.

Issues & Index Sources

  1873 – 1923: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Dime Novel Bibliography
  1923 – 1924, as Illustrated Story Weekly
  1924 – 1925, as Weekly Ledger: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Dime Novel Bibliography

Publishers

  W.D. Boyce Publishing Company, Chicago (1892 - 1925)

Editors

  Alfred B. Tozer

Formats

  large tabloid

Frequency

  weekly

Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography
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The Chicago Review

Country: US

Full range of literary studies and fiction. No payment. Circulation 3,000.

Issues & Index Sources:  Winter 1946 – present: Index to English-Language Little Magazines, 1890-1970 (Missing: 1971-1974 at least)
Short Story Index
Website:   www.chicagoreview.org
Publishers:   University of Chicago, 5801 South Kenwood Avenue, Chicago, Ill 60637-1794 (in 1998 - 2002)
Editors:   currently David Nicholls; Andrew Rathmann (in 2000 - 2002)
Formats:   review
Pagecounts:   128pp
Frequency:   quarterly
Mentioned in:   O. Henry Awards Website (in 2002)

Chicago Sunday Tribune

Country: US

A Sunday newspaper which published many short stories.

Issues & Index Sources:  ?: FictionMags Index (partial issues only)
Frequency:   weekly

The Chicago Tribune

Country: US

A daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, that occasionally published fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  10-Jun-1947 – present: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Website:   ChicagoTribune.com
Publishers:   Tribune Publishing (in 2018)
Editors:   Bruce Dold (in 2018)
Related Sites:   Wikipedia

Chief Detective [1946]

Country: US
Total Issues: 1?

Very little is known about this title which seems to be a one-shot pulp launched by H.C. Blackerby who also launched another one-shot detective pulp, Gem Detective, and a one-shot western pulp called Prize Western at the same time. The title was later used by Frank Communale for a true crime magazine in the 1950s.

Issues & Index Sources:  Winter 1946: Crime Fiction Index
Pulp Magazine Index 3
Publishers:   H.C. Blackerby, Holyoke, Mass.
Editors:   Raymond W. Porter
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   25c
Pagecounts:   16pp
Frequency:   planned as quarterly
Mentioned in:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
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Chief Detective [1950]

Country: US

True crime.

Issues & Index Sources:  1950 – ?: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)

Chief Detective Stories

Country: Canada
Total Issues: 1?

Very little is known about this title which seems to be a one-shot pulp published by the Canadian publisher Norman Book Company reprinting stories from their other magazines such as Daredevil Detective Stories and World-Wide Detective Stories. No date is shown in the magazine but it was probably published in 1942 or 1943.

Issues & Index Sources:  Winter 194?: Crime Fiction Index
Publishers:   Norman Book Company, 78 Wellington Street, Toronto
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The Chigger Patch of Fandom

Country: US

Minor fanzine containing some fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  early 1950s: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Bob Farnham, Roseville, Illinois
Editors:   Bob Farnham
Pagecounts:   36pp

Child at Home

Country: UK

Issues & Index Sources:  1842 – 1843
Frequency:   monthly


Child Education

Country: UK

Although aimed at teachers and adults primarily concerned with educational matters, the 1966 edition of W&A Year Book entry reveals it was also a market for "short stories for young children (length: 1000 to 2000 words)."

Issues & Index Sources

  1924 – c. 1970

Publishers

  Evans Bros Ltd

Editors

  c. 1934: E.H. Allen
  c. 1966: Constance G. Sturmey
  c. 1971: Mary E. Bingley

Prices

  c. 1934: 1s.
  c. 1966: 2/6d
  c. 1971: 20p [quarterly issues 2s. / 15p]

Frequency

  monthly; also published 4 quarterly numbers


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