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Six-Gun Western Stories (Australia)

Total Issues: 1?

Thin Australian digest.

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1950s: Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   Ayers & James
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Six-Gun Western Stories (UK)

see under New All-Action Stories

The Sixpenny Magazine

Total Issues: 81

Subtitled "a miscellany for all classes and all seasons." Published first full serialization of Mary E. Braddon's "Lady Audley's Secret" (1862) and, in the same year, "The Experiences of a Real Detective" by Inspector F (i.e. William Russell)

Issues & Index Sources:  Jul-1861 – Mar-1868
Publishers:   Ward & Lock
Formats:   octavo

Six Shooter Western

Spoof magazine listed on the Adventure House website on April 1st 2001, together with a faked cover.

Six Star Books

Total Issues: 6

Issues & Index Sources:  1946
Publishers:   Bairns Books
Formats:   pocket
Pagecounts:   36pp

6 Star Western Stories (Australia)

Total Issues: 1?

Issues & Index Sources:  ?: Western Fiction Index (Missing: all issues)
Publishers:   Fitchett Brothers, West Melbourne, Victoria
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Sizzle

Issues & Index Sources:  1959 – 1962?: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
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Sizzling Detective Mysteries

see under Snappy Detective Mysteries

Sizzling Romances

see under Snappy Romances

Sizzling Stories

Total Issues: 1?

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1934
Sources:   Uncovered: The Hidden Art of Girlie Pulps
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Skeleton Crew

Total Issues: 4+10=14

Semi-professional magazine for issues 1-5. Starting with v2 #1 it became a slick professional magazine.

Issues & Index Sources

  #1, 1988 – #5, 1989: Science Fiction Index
  Jul-1990 – Apr-1991: Science Fiction Index

Publishers

  #1, 1988 – #5, 1989: Dave Hughes, Wickford
  Jul-1990 – Apr-1991: Argus Specialist Publication, Hemel Hempstead

Editors

  #1, 1988 – #5, 1989: Dave Hughes & Nick Belcher
  Jul-1990: Dave Hughes
  Aug-1990 – Apr-1991: Dave Reeder

Formats

  #1, 1988 – #5, 1989: digest pamphlet
  Jul-1990 – Apr-1991: A4 semi-glossy

Pagecounts

  #1, 1988 – #5, 1989: 48pp (varied)
  Jul-1990 – Apr-1991: 64pp

Frequency

  2nd series, monthly
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Skelos

Total Issues: 2 (as at Oct-2017)

Subtitled "The Journal of Weird Fiction and Dark Fantasy" and featuring short fiction, essays, poetry, reviews, and art by both seasoned pros and talented newcomers!

Issues & Index Sources:  Summer 2016 – present: Crime Fiction Index (Missing: any after #2, Winter 2017)
Publishers:   Skelos Press, P.O. Box 20781, Tallahassee, Florida 32316
Website:   www.skelospress.com
Editors:   Mark Finn
Formats:   US quarto
Prices:   $11.95
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The Sketch

Total Issues: 2989

Ran two or three stories per issue, often society stories but also mysteries. Ran first Agatha Christie "Poirot" stories (1923) and also a series called "Tales With a Sting" including stories by Edwin Baird, E.M. Delafield, Marjorie Bowen.

Issues & Index Sources

  1-Feb-1893 – 17-Jun-1959: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)

Publishers

  Illustrated London News & Sketch

Editors

  1893 – 1899: Clement Shorter & J.M. Bulloch
  1899 – 1902: John Latey
  1902 – 1904: John Keble Ball
  1905 – 1959: Bruce Ingram

Formats

  glossy large-size slick in the 1920s?

Frequency

  weekly

Sources

  The Age of the Storytellers

Sketch Book and Printer's Pie

see under Printers' Pie

Sketchy Bits

Total Issues: 782

A humorous weekly journal of drama, sport & fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  29-Apr-1895 – 9-May-1910: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   "Sketchy Bits" Company Ltd., 1 & 3 Hind Court, Fleet Street, London EC
Editors:   Harry Shurey
Formats:   slim, saddle-stapled magazine on pulp paper, heavily illustrated
Prices:   1d
Pagecounts:   32pp
Frequency:   weekly

Skewed

Total Issues: 1?

Well-produced fanzine, with a mixture of fiction, poetry and articles, which looks like an outlet for graduates of the Clarion Summer Program.

Issues & Index Sources:  1982
Publishers:   Claudia Peck, Knoxville, Tennessee
Editors:   Claudia Peck

Skinned Alive

Total Issues: 5

"The Horror Fiction Fanzine".

Issues & Index Sources:  in 1990s
Publishers:   Rod Williams, Keperra, Queensland
Editors:   Rod Williams

The Skipper [1930]

Total Issues: 543

Issues & Index Sources:  6-Sep-1930 – 1-Feb-1941: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   D.C. Thomson
Editors:   Andrew C. Hunter
Prices:   2d
Pagecounts:   28pp
Frequency:   weekly

The Skipper [1936]

Total Issues: 12

Issues & Index Sources:  Dec-1936 – Dec-1937: Adventure Fiction Index
Pulp Magazine Index 1
Publishers:   Street & Smith Publications, Inc.
Editors:   John L. Nanovic
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   10c
Pagecounts:   128pp
Frequency:   monthly
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Mystery, Detective, and Espionage Magazines
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The Skipper [1947]

Described as the "national sailing magazine", The Skipper frequently published fiction, some of which was collected in TALES FROM "THE SKIPPER" (Barre Publishing, 1968).

Issues & Index Sources:  Jul-1947 – Feb-1972
Publishers:   Skipper Pub. Co., Spa Creek, Annapolis, Maryland
Editors:   H.K. Riggs
Frequency:   monthly

Skull

Total Issues: 2

Issues & Index Sources:  v1 #1, 1994 – v1 #2, 1994: Science Fiction Index
Publishers:   ASfraid Publishing, Burbank, CA.
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