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Children's World and Church Missionary

Total Issues: 120

Religious paper. Becomes (or incorporated into?) Round the World.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan-1891 – Dec-1900
Publishers:   Church Missionary Society
Frequency:   monthly

Children's Zoo Pictorial

Total Issues: 31

Issues & Index Sources

  12-Mar-1921 – 8-Oct-1921

#becomes Boys' Pictorial


  Odhams Press







Children, The Magazine for Parents

see under "parents"

Child's Bethel Flag or Star of Hope

Religious paper.

Issues & Index Sources

  1842 – 1847
  1848, as Juvenile Bethel Flag Magazine



The Child's Companion and Juvenile Instructor

The RTS's first juvenile periodical; notes on The Religious Tract Society: founded in 1799 by George Burder (1752 - 1833) and others as a protestant and evangelical organization for issuing tracts, it became a significant publisher of "improving" popular fiction, both magazines and books, in the mid-19th century; the Society's publishing wing was renamed Lutterworth Press in 1932, and the Society itself was renamed The United Society for Christian Literature in 1935.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan-1824 – 1860?
Publishers:   The Religious Tract Society, 56 Paternoster Row, London EC
Editors:   William Freeman Lloyd
Prices:   1d
Pagecounts:   20pp
Frequency:   monthly (25th of month)

Child's Friend

Religious paper.

Issues & Index Sources:  1865 – ?
Frequency:   monthly

Child's Guardian

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan-1887 – ?
Frequency:   monthly

Child's Magazine and Sunday Scholar's Companion

Religious paper.

Issues & Index Sources:  1832 – 1845

Child's Own Book

Issues & Index Sources:  1842 – 1851

Child's Own Magazine

Aimed at 7-12-year-olds.

Issues & Index Sources:  1852 – ?
Publishers:   57 Ludgate Hill, London E.C.
Prices:   ½d
Frequency:   monthly (23rd of month)

Child's Pictorial

Religious paper.

Issues & Index Sources:  1885 – 1896
Publishers:   Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge
Formats:   colour
Pagecounts:   20pp
Frequency:   monthly

Child's Visitor and Pleasing Instructor

Total Issues: 8

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan-1854 – Aug-1854
Frequency:   monthly


Total Issues: 3

Primarily a movie magazine, with fiction occupying less than half of the content.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jul-1981 – Nov-1981: Science Fiction Index (Only fiction indexed)
Publishers:   Charlton Publications, Derby, CT
Editors:   Roger Elwood
Formats:   quarto
Prices:   $1.50
Pagecounts:   64pp
Frequency:   bimonthly
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Chilling Monster Tales

Total Issues: 1

A photo-oriented monster movie magazine with a single piece of reprint fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  v1 #1, 1966: FictionMags Index
Publishers:   M.M. Publishing Ltd., New York
Prices:   50c

Chilling Tales

Total Issues: 5 (as at Jan-2019)

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-2016 – present: Science Fiction Index (Missing: any after #5)
Publishers:   Rainfall Books
Editors:   John B. Ford & Steve Lines
Formats:   A5
Prices:   £4.00
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see under Winter Chills


Total Issues: 1?

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1953
Publishers:   Paget Publications, 106 Glenthorne Road, Hammersmith, London
Prices:   2/6d

The Chimaera

Total Issues: 2

Issues & Index Sources:  May-1916 – Jul-1916: FictionMags Index (partial issues only)
Publishers:   Port Washington, NY
Editors:   William Rose Benet

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