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Holmes Series

Total Issues: 19

Issues & Index Sources:  1900 – 1904
Publishers:   Federal Book Company
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

The Home [1935]

Featured several Australian short stories.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1930s

Home [1955]

see under Weldon's Ladies Journal

The Home: A Fireside Monthly

Ran serials, poems, tales by various ladies including Mrs Metta Victor and her sister Mrs Barritt.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1856 – Dec-1859
  Jan-1860 – Jun-1860, as Beadle's Home Monthly

#merges with Household Magazine

Publishers

  E.F. Beadle, Jan-1856 - Jun-1856; thereafter Beadle & Adams (at Buffalo to 1858, then NY)

Editors

  Mrs H.E.G. Arey, 1856-58; Mrs Metta Victor, 1859 - 1860.

Formats

  octavo

Prices

  $1 a year.

Pagecounts

  initially 48pp

Frequency

  monthly

Home and Country

Issues & Index Sources

  1885 – 1895

#merges with Monthly Illustrator


Home and Fatherland

Issues & Index Sources:  1887 – 1889
Frequency:   monthly

Home and Foreign Review

Issues & Index Sources:  1862 – 1864: The Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals Volume 1

Home Brew

Intended as a slightly saucy humour magazine but now remembered only for the serialization of Lovecraft's "Grewsome Tales" ("Herbert West -- Reanimator") and "The Lurking Fear."

Issues & Index Sources

  Feb-1922 – Apr-1923
  May-1923 – 1924, as High Life: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)

Publishers

  George J. Houtain

Editors

  George J. Houtain & E. Dorothy MacLoughlin (his wife)

Prices

  25c

Frequency

  monthly

Home Chat

Total Issues: 3344

Story-paper with stablemates Home Companion and Home Mirror.

Issues & Index Sources

  23-Mar-1895 – 25-Apr-1959: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)

#merges with Woman's Weekly

Publishers

  Harmsworth, later Amalgamated Press

Editors

  1895 – ?: Leicester Harmsworth
  in 1920s: Maud Brown

Frequency

  weekly

Home Cheer

Subtitled "A Family Journal".

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1900s: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   R.P. Collins & Co., New York
Frequency:   monthly

Home Chimes

Total Issues: 212

A miscellany dominated by fiction, mostly by little-known authors; it serialized Jerome K. Jerome's humorous classic "Three Men in a Boat," 1888-1889; also published "Man Size In Marble" by Edith Nesbit and work by J.S. Fletcher, Richard Marsh, etc.

Issues & Index Sources

  2-Jan-1884 – Dec-1894

Publishers

  Richard Willoughby, London

Editors

  F.W. Robinson

Formats

  smaller than standard format (5.75" x 8"), unillustrated

Prices

  1/-

Pagecounts

  circa 80pp

Frequency

  2-Jan-1884 – 26-Dec-1885: weekly
  Jan-1886 – Dec-1894: monthly

Sources:   The Age of the Storytellers

Home Circle [1869]

Total Issues: 1044

Issues & Index Sources:  1869 – 1888
Publishers:   Gleason
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

The Home Circle [1901]

Variously retitled New Home Circle, Home Circle and Family Fun.

Issues & Index Sources:  1901 – 1915
Publishers:   Amalgamated Press

The Home Companion

Total Issues: 3079

Story-paper sister to Home Chat. Incorporates: Family Favourite; Ladies' Home Paper

Issues & Index Sources

  16-Feb-1897 – 31-May-1941
  7-Jun-1941 – 25-Feb-1956, as Home Companion and Family Journal: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)

#merges with Home Chat

Publishers

  Harmsworth

Editors

  1897 – ?: Leicester Harmsworth
  in 1920s: Maud Brown

Frequency

  weekly

The Home Friend [1852]

Total Issues: 104?

Regularly ran stories including a series of 'Fireside Tales' by Jane Alice Sargent.

Issues & Index Sources

  1852 – 1854
  1854 – 1856 (possibly phantom)

Publishers

  Christian Knowledge Society

Frequency

  weekly

The Home Friend [1880]

see also under The Homely Friend for Young Women and Girls

The Home Friend [1904]

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1904? – ?: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   United Publishing Company, Kansas City, MO
Editors:   John Meagher
Formats:   13 3/8" x 10¼" newsprint
Prices:   35c per year
Frequency:   monthly

The Home Herald

Total Issues: 26

Family paper; there was a later paper of the same name with #476, March 1897.

Issues & Index Sources:  9-May-1877 – 31-Oct-1877
Formats:   small tabloid
Frequency:   weekly


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