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Connecticut Fireside

Full title seems to be "Connecticut Fireside & Review of Books". Volume 5 #1 was in 1977.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1970s
Publishers:   Hamden, Connecticut

The Connecticut Quarterly

"An Illustrated Magazine Devoted to the Literature, history, and Picturesque Features of Connecticut" which occasionally ran some fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan/Feb/Mar-1895 – Oct/Nov/Dec-1898: FictionMags Index (fiction in sample issues only)
Publishers:   Connecticut Quarterly Co., Hartford, Conn.
Frequency:   quarterly

Connecticut Review

Emphasis on essays and reviews, but also runs fiction and poetry. "On hiatus" as of 2015.

Issues & Index Sources:  1968 – present
Publishers:   Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT
Editors:   currently Vivian Shipley
Formats:   review
Pagecounts:   176pp
Frequency:   twice yearly


see under Man's Conquest

The Constance Library

Total Issues: 3

Issues & Index Sources:  1894
Publishers:   Wm. J. Benners
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Contact [1923]

Total Issues: 5+3=8

Second series, subtitled "An American Quarterly Review", published stories by Nathan Asch & Erskine Caldwell.

Issues & Index Sources

  Dec-1920 – Jul-1923
  Feb-1932 – Oct-1932: FictionMags Index (partial issues only)


  Dec-1920 – Jul-1923: Robert McAlmon and William Carlos Williams
  Feb-1932 – Oct-1932: Moss and Kamin Bookstore


  Dec-1920 – Jul-1923: Robert McAlmon
  Feb-1932 – Oct-1932: Nathanael West

Contact [1958]

Total Issues: 9

Subtitled "the San Francisco journal of new writing, art and ideas", published several short stories including Ray Bradbury's "The Great Collision of Monday Last".

Issues & Index Sources:  1958 – Feb/Mar-1965: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Roger Roughton, London
Editors:   Roger Roughton
Frequency:   mostly monthly, but last 2 issues quarterly
Sources:   British Literary Magazines Vol. 4

Contemporary Poetry and Prose

Total Issues: 10

Mostly poetry and reactionary essays about the insufficiency of art, but did publish some stories including the work of Dylan Thomas.

Issues & Index Sources:  May-1936 – Autumn 1937: Index to English-Language Little Magazines, 1890-1970
Publishers:   Roger Roughton, London
Editors:   Roger Roughton
Frequency:   mostly monthly, but last 2 issues quarterly
Sources:   British Literary Magazines Vol. 4

The Contemporary Review

Mostly a non-fiction review for much of its run, though in later years published stories by Rudyard Kipling, L.P. Hartley, James Hanley; absorbed The Fortnightly Review, 1955.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1866 – ?: The Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals Volume 1 (Well1 to 1900 only; Poole to 1906 only)
Index to Periodical Literature


  1866 – 1882: Alexander Strahan [shared partly with H.S. King]
  1882 – 1899: Isbister
  1899 – 1912: Columbus Co.
  1912 – ?: Contemporary Review Co.


  Jan-1866 – Mar-1870: Henry Alford
  Apr-1870 – Jan-1877: J.T. Knowles
  1877 – 1882: Alexander Strahan
  1882 – 1911: P.W. Bunting
  1911 – 1960: George P. Gooch
  1960 – 1965: Deryck Abel
  1965 – 1968: Dominic LeFoe
  1968 – 1970: Gordon Godfrey
  1970 – ?: Rosalind Wade


  review format




  British Literary Magazines Vol. 3, British Literary Magazines Vol. 4


"Contexas is just excellent short stories and poems, with a few interesting photographs that they have taken the trouble to screen so they are still good when reproduced."

Issues & Index Sources:  ? – 199?
Publishers:   Michael Puttonen, PO Box 850018, Mesquite, TX 75185-0018, USA
Editors:   Michael Puttonen
Prices:   $2.00

The Continent (Weekly)

see under Our Continent

Continental Library

Total Issues: 12

Issues & Index Sources:  1887
Publishers:   A. C. Meyer & Co.
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

The Continental Monthly

Total Issues: 36

A forthright magazine of comment, humour and wit. Ran serial, best known being "Among the Pines" by Gilmore as 'Edmund Kirke' (1862). Also stories by Caroline Cheseborough and Caroline Kirkland.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1862 – Dec-1864: Index to Periodical Literature


  1862: J.R. Gilmore, Boston
  1862 – 1864: J.F. Trow


  1862 – 1863: Charles G. Leland
  1863 – 1864: Mars Martha Cook



Continuum Science Fiction

Total Issues: 7?

Stories, articles, poems, cartoons and reportage from all parts of the world. After seven issues was relaunched as a webzine.

Issues & Index Sources:  Winter 2004 – Fall 2006: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Bill Rupp, PO Box 1390, Bonsall, CA 92003
Editors:   Bill Rupp
Prices:   $5
Frequency:   3 times a year
Related Sites:   Science Fiction Encyclopedia
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Subtitled "Occasional Writing from the Research School of Pacific and Asian Studies". Original title was Charge; changed to Conversation from Summer 2003.

Issues & Index Sources:  2000 – ?
Publishers:   Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Frequency:   Semiannual

Convoy [1943]

"The Magazine of the 320 Troop Carrying Company R.A.S.C. - Serving Overseas" (The R.A.S.C. being the Royal Army Service Corps). Contained vignettes, short serials, cartoons, articles, etc.

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1943 – 1945
Publishers:   320 Troop Carrying Company R.A.S.C.
Frequency:   irregular

Convoy [1944]

Total Issues: 4

Stories, articles, poems, cartoons and reportage from all parts of the world.

Issues & Index Sources:  1944 – 1947: FictionMags Index
Publishers:   The Richards Press, 8 Charles II Street, London SW1
Editors:   The Hon. R.C.R. Maugham
Frequency:   quarterly, but irregular


Total Issues: 1?

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1950s
Publishers:   Paget Publications, 106 Glenthorne Road, Hammersmith, London
Prices:   2/6d

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