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Open to anything. Publishes short fiction and extracts from novels. No payment. Circulation 1,000. Moved online only in 2012.

Issues & Index Sources:  Spring 1995 – present
Publishers:   203 Ross Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011 (in 1998 - 2000)
Editors:   Stephen Pett (in 1998 - 2000)
Formats:   review
Pagecounts:   96pp
Frequency:   thrice yearly
Related Sites:   Wikipedia
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (not in 2002)

FMN Handy Stories

Total Issues: 1021

Incorporates: Heartease Incorporated into: Handy Stories and Forget-Me-Not Novels

Issues & Index Sources

  28-Jul-1906 – 9-Mar-1907
  16-Mar-1907 – 13-Feb-1926, as Handy Stories


  Amalgamated Press

FMZ Digest

Total Issues: 6


Issues & Index Sources:  Feb-1941 – Oct-1941: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Editors:   Arthur Louis Joquel, II
Related Sites:   ZineWiki

Focus (US) [1938]

Mentioned in Henry Steeger's article in Pulp Era #67.

Issues & Index Sources:  1938 – ?
Publishers:   Popular Publications

Focus (New Zealand) [1955]


Issues & Index Sources:  Summer 1955 – Jan-1962: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Mervyn Barrett
Editors:   Mervyn Barrett

Focus (UK) [1979]

An irregular publication of the B.S.F.A., designed for writers, and contains articles, interviews, book reviews, fiction, and letters of comment.

Issues & Index Sources:  Autumn 1979 – present: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   The British Science Fiction Association


Total Issues: 3

Online semi-professional magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  Feb-1998 – Aug-1998
Editors:   Ken Hoffman, Redmond, Virginia

The Fog Horn

Total Issues: 6

A digital short fiction magazine publishing curated short stories from Hollywood writers and new voices.

Issues & Index Sources:  Dec-2013 – May-2014: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Quinn Emmett
Editors:   Quinn Emmett
Formats:   ebook
Prices:   $3.99
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Encourages new writers and established. Publishes about 6 stories and 30 poems per year. Circulation, 400.

Issues & Index Sources:  1984 – present
Publishers:   Literature Dept., The American University, Washington, DC 20016 (in 1998 - 2002)
Editors:   Cynthia Lollar (in 2000); Eve Rosenbaum (in 2002)
Formats:   review
Pagecounts:   70pp
Frequency:   twice yearly (quarterly at outset?)
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (in 2002)

Folks at Home

Total Issues: 27

Issues & Index Sources:  31-Oct-1896 – 29-Apr-1897
Publishers:   James Henderson

The Follies [1921]

Total Issues: 10+3=13

Successor to Parisienne.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jul-1921 – Apr-1922
  May-1922 – Jul-1922, as Fascinating Fiction


  Les Boulevards Publishing Co. Inc.



Sources:   Ultimate Guide to the Pulps
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Follies [1930s]

see also under Burten's Follies


Subtitled "The Magazine That Is Different" and offering "The Cream of College Humor - Sensational Stories of Fact". Did not seem to feature any fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  May-1924? – ?
Publishers:   Clark Publishing Company, Inc., Third and Minnesota Streets, St. Paul, Minnesota



Issues & Index Sources:  in 1960s
Editors:   Daniel Carr & Mike O'Brien

Fools Motley Magazine

Total Issues: 7

Online amateur magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jul-2003 – Jul-2005
Editors:   Bryan Mission and Daniel Devine

Football Action

Total Issues: 23

Issues & Index Sources:  Fall 1939 – Fall 1953: Sports Fiction Index
Publishers:   Fiction House
Editors:   Malcolm Reiss
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Sports in the Pulp Magazines
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Football Favourite

Total Issues: 448

Incorporates: Sports Fun from 2-Dec-1922 Entitled Football Favourite, 1-35; Football & Sports Favourite, 36-448(?or 447) Numbering (to 452) may continue on Boys' Football Favourite.

Issues & Index Sources

  4-Sep-1920 – 30-Mar-1939

#becomes boysftblfav


  Amalgamated Press


  Edward R. Home-Gall; Arthur Steffans





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