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The Homely Friend for Young Women and Girls

A family paper which ran occasional fiction.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1877 – Dec-1879
  Jan-1880 – Oct-1925, as The Home Friend
  Nov-1925 – Dec-1931, as The Scottish Girls' Friendly Society Magazine
  Jan-1932 – ?, as The Scottish Girl

Frequency

  monthly

The Home Magazine [1856]

Total Issues: 490 (approximately)

subtitled 'A Journal of Entertainment and Instruction'

Issues & Index Sources:  1856 – 1866

Home Magazine [1888]

Merged with Madame in 1906 and with Uncle Remus's Magazine in May-1908, but retained own numbering throughout.

Issues & Index Sources

  Nov-1888 – Apr-1908: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)

Publishers

  1888 – 1904: Brodix Publishing Co., Washington DC
  1904 – 1906: P.V. Collins, Minneapolis
  1906 – 1908: Bobbs-Merrill

Editors

  ?: Mrs John A. Logan
  1896 – 1899: Arthur T. Vance
  1900 – 1904: Francis P. Elliott

Formats

  large tabloid

Prices

  5c

The Home Magazine [1898]

Total Issues: 146

A churchified offering that ran some short fiction but nothing of interest.

Issues & Index Sources

  1898 – 29-Dec-1900

#merges with The Sunday Strand

Publishers

  Newnes

Frequency

  weekly

The Home Magazine [1918]

see under The Woman at Home

The Home Magazine of Fiction

see under The Lady's Magazine

Home Mirror

Total Issues: 207+133+44=384

See note under Home Chat.

Issues & Index Sources

  11-Oct-1919 – 29-Sep-1923
  6-Oct-1923 – 17-Apr-1926
  24-Apr-1926 – 25-Feb-1927

Publishers

  Amalgamated Press

Editors

  Maud Brown

Formats

  large digest booklet, mostly of complete short novels

Frequency

  weekly

The Home Monthly

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1900s: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   The Home Monthly Publishing Company, 225 William Street, New York City
Editors:   Lida A. Churchill

Home Notes

Ran one serial plus a story or two; most contributors anonymous but known to include Mrs Hungerford; Winifred Graham, Florence Warden, Ada Cambridge.

Issues & Index Sources

  18-Jan-1894 – 12-Jun-1958: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)

#merges with Woman's Own

Publishers

  1894 – ?: C.A. Pearson

Editors

  Isobel Thorne

Formats

  large review size (6"x9.5")

Prices

  1d

Pagecounts

  32pp

Frequency

  weekly

Home Novels

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1930s

Home Novels / Library

Total Issues: 5

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1866 – Jul-1866: Dime Novel Bibliography
Publishers:   Johnson & Mabee, 121 Nassau St., New York
Formats:   7 1/4 x 4 1/2"
Prices:   10c
Pagecounts:   72pp
Frequency:   monthly
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

The Home Queen

Subtitled "A Magazine for Women".

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1900s: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   The Sawyer Publishing Co., Waterville, Maine
Editors:   Frances E. Moore

Homes and Gardens

"Fiction of the highest quality... 2000 - 5000 words" (W&A Ybk 1963), but fiction not mentioned by 1997. Absorbed The Home Magazine, 1931, and The Garden.

Issues & Index Sources

  1919 – present

Publishers

  Newnes, 2-10 Tavistock St., London WC2, later IPC Magazines

Editors

  in 1962: Lady Georgina Coleridge
  in 1997: Julia Watson
  in 2004: Deborah Barker

Frequency

  monthly

Website:   www.ti-media.com/brands/homes-gardens/

Home Series

Total Issues: 9

Issues & Index Sources:  1886 – 1887
Publishers:   J.S. Ogilvie Publishing Company
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Home Series of Choice Reading

Total Issues: 550

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1890s
Publishers:   John W. Lovell Co.
Sources:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Home Stories

see under Answers Library

Home Stories [1893]

Total Issues: 45+146+390=681

A confusing paper. The British Library (Colindale) index says that it was a free supplement with Good Company but under Good Company it says it was a free supplement with Home Stories during 1896/1897!

Issues & Index Sources

  1893 – 1894, as Lazy Land: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
  24-Mar-1894 – 26-Dec-1896, as Good Company
  2-Jan-1897 – 10-Oct-1900, as Home Stories

Frequency

  weekly

Home Stories [1923]

Total Issues: 167

Technically a continuation of Answers Library (706 issues from Mar-1910 - Dec-1923).

Issues & Index Sources

  Dec-1923 – May-1925
  Jun-1925 – Aug-1925, as Women's Home Stories
  Sep-1925 – Feb-1927, as Women's Stories

Publishers

  Newnes

Frequency

  weekly

Home Sweet Home

Issues & Index Sources:  1893 – 1901
Publishers:   Amalgamated Press


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