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Silver Star

Total Issues: 967

Young women's story paper. Incorporates: Golden Star from 24-Aug-1940; Lucky Star from 16-Jan-1960 Incorporated into Marty (comic).

Issues & Index Sources

  16-Oct-1937 – 17-Aug-1940
  24-Aug-1940 – 9-Jan-1960, as Silver Star and Golden Star: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
  16-Jan-1960 – 22-Oct-1960, as Silver Star and Lucky Star


  C. Arthur Pearson, later Newnes


  9.75" x 11.75" (in 1949)


  3d (in 1949)


  in 1949: fortnightly

Silver Star Library

Issue 1 carried the novelette "Romantic Secrets" (Apr 1952).

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr-1952 – ?
Publishers:   C. Arthur Pearson (Newnes)
Pagecounts:   68pp
Frequency:   monthly

The Silver Web

see under The Sterling Web


Total Issues: 2


Issues & Index Sources:  Sep-1976 – Sep-1978: Science Fiction Index
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Subtitled "A Magazine of Distinctive Literature" and featuring "Short Stories, Travel, Illustrated Articles".

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1909 – Nov-1912?
Publishers:   The J. H. Simmons Publishing Co., Inc., New York
Prices:   10c

Sinfully Twisted

Total Issues: 2

Horror magazine with minor sexual overtones.

Issues & Index Sources:  May-2009 – 2009
Publishers:   Darren Randle (via
Editors:   Darren Randle
Formats:   paperbacks


see under Event Horizon

Singularity Magazine

Announced as a quarterly publication, interested in exploring the realms of genre fiction, with the first issue to appear in June 2010, it seems the magazine was never published.

Sinister Stories

Total Issues: 3

Issues & Index Sources:  Feb-1940 – May-1940: Science Fiction Index
Pulp Magazine Index 1
Publishers:   Popular Publications
Editors:   Costa Carousso
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   15c
Pagecounts:   112pp
Frequency:   bimonthly
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Mystery, Detective, and Espionage Magazines
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Sinister Stories (UK)

Total Issues: 1

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1940s: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   Pemberton's (of Manchester) Ltd
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   1/-
Pagecounts:   64pp
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Sinister Tales

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr-2006 – Apr-2009?: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Darkness Productions
Formats:   quarto
Prices:   $6.99

Sinister Wisdom

Total Issues: 95 (to Winter 2015)

Subtitled "a Journal for Lesbians".

Issues & Index Sources:  1976 – present
Publishers:   Box 30541, Lincoln, NE 68503
Frequency:   quarterly
Sources:   Our Own Voices


Total Issues: 419+

Was in the adventure genre during the '50s and early '60s. Alternated formats between pin-up, scandal and adventure frequently during the '50s. Switched to a "pin-up" format in 1963.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jun-1942 – Jun-1984: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Volitant Publishing; Histrionic Pub. Co.
Editors:   John Dolinac (in 1961)
Frequency:   10 issues a year
Sources:   It's a Man's World
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Total Issues: 9


Issues & Index Sources

  v1 #0, 1993 – v1 #8, 1995: Science Fiction Index


  Claddagh Press, Portland, OR


  Marybeth O'Hallaran


  v1 #0, 1993 – v1 #4, 1994: tabloid
  v1 #5, 1995 – v1 #8, 1995: quarto


  v1 #0, 1993 – v1 #4, 1994: $2.25
  v1 #5, 1995 – v1 #8, 1995: $2.50


  v1 #0, 1993 – v1 #4, 1994: 16pp
  v1 #5, 1995 – v1 #8, 1995: 32pp


  roughly six-weekly, based on Celtic dates

Related Sites

  Science Fiction Encyclopedia
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Sir Knight

see under Knight

Six-Gun Western [1937]

Total Issues: 4

Issues & Index Sources:  Dec-1937 – Oct-1938: Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   Manvis Publications, Inc.
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Six-Gun Western [1946]

Total Issues: 17

Issues & Index Sources

  Mar-1946 – Aug-1950
  Oct-1950 – Dec-1950, as Six-Gun Western Magazine: Western Fiction Index


  Trojan Publishing


  standard pulp; digest in 1950


  quarterly, but suspended Mar-1947 - Aug-1948


  The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Six-Gun Western (UK)

British reprint edition of Six-Gun Western.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1950: Western Fiction Index (Missing: all issues)
Publishers:   Thorpe & Porter
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   1/-
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Six-Gun Western [2010]

Total Issues: 4

Issues & Index Sources:  Spring 2010 – Jan-2011: Western Fiction Index (Missing: all issues)
Publishers:   Age of Adventure
Formats:   digest
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Six Gun Westerns (Australia)

Total Issues: 2?

A thin Australian digest printing original stories by Australian authors.

Issues & Index Sources:  late 1940s: Western Fiction Index (Missing: all except #2)
Publishers:   Atlas Publications Pty. Ltd., 48 Queen Street, Melbourne
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