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Gold Seal Detective

Country: US
Total Issues: 6+3=9

Started out as a cops-and-robbers pulp with emphasis on police action and heavy thugs; as Ace Detective switched to heroic detective (usually police or FBI) chasing harsh thugs. Authors include Norman A. Daniels, Frederick C. Painton, Theodore Tinsley, Frederick C. Davis.

Issues & Index Sources

  Dec-1935 – Jun-1936: Crime Fiction Index (Missing: Jun-1936)
Pulp Magazine Index 1
  Aug-1936 – Dec-1936, as Ace Detective Magazine: Crime Fiction Index
Pulp Magazine Index 1

Publishers

  Magazine Publishers, Inc. (Ace Magazines), NY.

Editors

  May Lou Butler

Formats

  standard pulp

Prices

  10c

Pagecounts

  128pp

Frequency

  Dec-1935 – Apr-1936: monthly
  Aug-1936 – Dec-1936: bimonthly

Mentioned in:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Mystery, Detective, and Espionage Magazines
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Gold Series

Country: US
Total Issues: 26

Not seen. List of titles taken from the Street & Smith archives located at Syracuse University but it is possible that the series was never actually published.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1900s: Dime Novel Bibliography
Publishers:   Street & Smith (New York)
Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography

Golf Magazine

Country: US

Monthly golfing magazine that published some fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr-1959 – present: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Howard Milstein (in 2018)
Related Sites:   Wikipedia

Gone Soft

Country: US

Issues & Index Sources:  ? – ?
Publishers:   Salem State College, Salem, Massachusetts


Good Company

see under Home Stories

Good Company Series

Country: US
Total Issues: 42

Issues & Index Sources:  Sep-1890 – 1895?: Dime Novel Bibliography
Publishers:   Lee & Shepard, 10 Milk St., Boston, MA
Formats:   7 1/8" x 4 7/8"
Prices:   50c
Pagecounts:   300 plus
Frequency:   monthly
Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography


Goodform: A Magazine for the People

Country: US

As "Goodform: An Illustrated Magazine for the People" inside cover.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1890s: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   The Goodform Company; Chicago, IL
Editors:   Mather Dean Kimball
Frequency:   monthly

Good Housekeeping (US)

Country: US

Women's domestic magazine which has published much high-quality fiction. Authors include Ellen Glasgow, Gertrude Atherton, William Sansom, J.D. Salinger, Ray Bradbury, Daphne du Maurier ("The Birds," Oct-1952), Jack Finney, Herman Wouk.

Address in 1998 was 959 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY 10019.

Issues & Index Sources

  1-May-1885 – present: Short Story Index (incomplete)
FictionMags Index

Website:   www.goodhousekeeping.com

Publishers

  1885 – 1898: George W. Bryan
  1898 – 1911: various
  1911 – ?: William Randolph Hearst

Editors

  in 1944: Thornton Burgess
  in 1950s: Herbert R. Mayes
  1958 – ?: Wade Nichols
  in 1998: Arleen L. Quarfoot [fiction editor]

Formats

  standard; became a big slick under Hearst

Frequency

  monthly

Related Sites

  Wikipedia

Online Sources

  Online Books
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Good Housekeeping (UK)

Country: UK
Total Issues: 1024 (to Jun-2007)

Circulation currently 490,000.

Issues & Index Sources

  Mar-1922 – present: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)

Website:   www.goodhousekeeping.co.uk

Publishers

  National Magazine Co., London

Editors

  1922 – 1924: J.Y. McPeake
  1924 – 1939: Alice Maud Head
  1940 – 1967: Oliver Robinson
  1967 – 1972: Laurie Purden
  1973 – 1986: Charlotte Lessing
  1987 – 1991: Noëlle Walsh
  1992 – 1995: Sally O'Sullivan
  1996 – 1998: Pat Roberts Cairns
  1999 – present: Lindsay Nicholson

Frequency

  monthly

Mentioned in:   The Age of the Storytellers

Good Humor

Country: US
Total Issues: 40+6?=46?

Launched in 1948 as a gags, cartoons & pinups male humor magazine, Good Humor Starting with v3 #1 in 1957 it was completely transformed and became a men's magazine, retaining only the title, before merging with Caper in 1959.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jul-1948 – Sep-1956
  Feb-1957 – Oct-1958: FictionMags Index (incomplete)

#merges with Caper

Publishers

  1948 – 1956: Capitol Stories, Derby, CT
  1957 – 1958: Good Humor, Inc., Charlton Bldg., Derby, CT

Frequency

  mainly quarterly
 

Good Literature

see under The Illustrated Home Guest

Good News

Country: US
Total Issues: 373+33+28=434

Good News presented stories by the very best of the authors of juvenile stories, such as Oliver Optic, Horatio Alger, Jr., Gilbert Patten, and also the earliest Stratemeyer 'Tom Swift' story.

All the uncompleted serials in Good News were continued in Army and Navy Weekly, which concentrated more on military-cadet school stories. These continued in the next series but was broadened to more adventure stories. Authors include Horatio Alger, Edward S. Ellis, William Murray Graydon, Matthew White, Jr.

Issues & Index Sources

  10-May-1890 – 26-Jun-1897: Bibliographic Listing: Good News
  19-Jun-1897 – 29-Jan-1898, as Army and Navy Weekly: Bibliographic Listing: Good News (incomplete in DimeNvl)
Dime Novel Bibliography
  5-Feb-1898 – 13-Aug-1898, as The Half-Holiday: Bibliographic Listing: Good News

Publishers

  Howard, Ainslee & Co.
  Street & Smith, NY

Editors

  15-May-1890 – 26-Jun-1897: Edward Stratemeyer & Arthur Dudley (as W.B. Lawson)
  19-Jun-1897 – 13-Aug-1898: Arthur Sewall (Henry Harrison Lewis)

Formats

  15-May-1890 – 26-Jun-1897: tabloid
  19-Jun-1897 – 13-Aug-1898: small quarto

Prices

  5c

Pagecounts

  15-May-1890 – 26-Jun-1897: 16pp
  19-Jun-1897 – 13-Aug-1898: 48pp

Frequency

  weekly

Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography
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Good News Library

Country: US
Total Issues: 12

Issues & Index Sources:  21-Oct-1890 – 6-Jan-1891: Dime Novel Bibliography (title stories only)
Publishers:   Street & Smith (New York)
Formats:   8 x 5¾"
Prices:   10c
Pagecounts:   64
Frequency:   weekly
Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography


Good Reading

Country: US
Total Issues: 123

Issues & Index Sources:  1893 – 1903
Publishers:   A.D. Porter
Mentioned in:   Dime Novel Bibliography


Good Stories

Country: US

Listed in Worldcat as a "retitling" of Hearth and Home.

Issues & Index Sources:  188? – 194?: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Vickery & Hill, Augusta, Maine
Formats:   10.5" x 13"
Prices:   25c per year
Pagecounts:   20pp - 32pp
Frequency:   monthly
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Good Taste

Country: UK

Women's fashion magazine that published fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1930s
Publishers:   Weldon's Ltd., London

Good Things for the Young of All Ages

Country: UK

Children's monthly, a successor to Good Words. Serialized Macdonald's "The Princess and the Curdie" (Jan-1877 - Jun-1877); various title changes but generally entitled Good Things.

Issues & Index Sources

  Dec-1872? – Jun-1877?

Publishers

  1872 – 1874: Henry S. King
  1874 – 1877: Alexander Strahan

Editors

  1872 – 1873: George Macdonald

Frequency

  monthly

Good Times

Country: US

Subtitled "the magazine of pleasure".

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1950s: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Piccadilly Books Co
Editors:   Samuel Roth
Prices:   50c
Pagecounts:   64pp
Frequency:   monthly
 


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