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Sport and Adventure

Total Issues: 26

Story paper aimed at both girls and boys; really a continuation of Marvel.

Issues & Index Sources

  29-Apr-1922 – 21-Oct-1922

#superseded by Pluck

Publishers

  Amalgamated Press

Editors

  John Nix Pentalow

Formats

  octavo story paper

Frequency

  weekly

The Sporting New Yorker

see under The New Sensation

Sport Life

Total Issues: 15

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr-1954 – Jun-1957
Publishers:   Select Publications
Sources:   It's a Man's World
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Sports Action

Total Issues: 23

Issues & Index Sources:  Dec-1937 – Dec-1948: Sports Fiction Index (Missing: Dec-1942 - probably phantom)
Publishers:   Red Circle
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Sports in the Pulp Magazines
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Sports Budget

Total Issues: 595

Contains "serials of about 4000 word instalments and long complete stories of 18000 words in length. Also 4000 word short stories, usually series. All with love interest."

Issues & Index Sources

  6-Oct-1923 – 2-Mar-1935

#becomes Sports Budget (New Series)

Publishers

  Amalgamated Press

Prices

  2d

Pagecounts

  28pp

Frequency

  weekly (every Thursday)

Sports Budget (New Series)

Total Issues: 241

The title became The New Sports Budget for two issues, but reverted to Sports Budget with issue 3. Contained long complete stories and serials relating to sport, but towards the end carried more general features and fiction.

Incorporates: Football Weekly from 30-Jan-1937 (Gifford gives 23-Jan-1937)

Issues & Index Sources

  9-Mar-1935 – 14-Oct-1939

#incorporated into Detective Weekly

Publishers

  Amalgamated Press

Frequency

  weekly

Sports Fiction

Total Issues: 43

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr-1938 – Sep-1951: Sports Fiction Index (Missing: Oct-1948)
Publishers:   Columbia Publications
Editors:   Robert W. Lowndes
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Sports in the Pulp Magazines
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Sports For Boys

Total Issues: 28

Issues & Index Sources

  9-Oct-1920 – 16-Apr-1921

#incorporated into All Sports

Publishers

  Amalgamated Press

Editors

  Arthur Steffans; John W. Wheway (Sub-editor)

Pagecounts

  28pp

Frequency

  weekly

Sports Fun

Total Issues: 13

Part comic, part story paper, based on the popular format of Film Fun but featuring sportsmen rather than film stars.

Issues & Index Sources

  11-Feb-1922 – 6-May-1922

#becomes Sports Fun (New Series)

Publishers

  Amalgamated Press

Editors

  Arthur Steffens

Prices

  2d

Pagecounts

  20pp

Frequency

  weekly

Sports Fun (New Series)

Total Issues: 29

Issues & Index Sources

  13-May-1922 – 25-Nov-1922

#incorporated into Football & Sports Favourite

Publishers

  Amalgamated Press

Prices

  2d

Pagecounts

  20pp

Frequency

  weekly (every Thursday)

Sports Illustrated

Sports magazine; although almost wholly non-fictional (like other Luce publications), it has published occasional pieces of fiction, e.g. by Robert Graves.

Issues & Index Sources:  ? – present
Publishers:   Time, Inc. (Henry Luce)
Website:   www.si.com
Formats:   big slick

Sports Leaders Magazine

Total Issues: 3

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr-1948 – Oct-1948: Sports Fiction Index
Publishers:   Stadium Publishing
Editors:   Robert O. Erisman
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Sports in the Pulp Magazines
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Sports Library

see under Boys' Realm Football Library

Sportsman

Total Issues: 75

Issues & Index Sources

  Apr-1953 – Aug-1965
  Nov-1965 – Jul-1966, as Sportsman and Guns
  Oct-1966 – Apr-1968, as Sportsman

Publishers

  Apr-1953 – Aug-1966?: Male Publishing (Martin Goodman)
  Oct-1966 – Apr-1968: Magnum-Royal Publications

Sources

  It's a Man's World
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Sports Novels Magazine

Total Issues: 85

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr/May-1937 – Apr-1952: Sports Fiction Index
Publishers:   Popular Publications
Editors:   Henry Steeger
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   10c
Frequency:   mostly bimonthly, but apparently no issues during 1945
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, Sports in the Pulp Magazines
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Sports Novels Magazine (Australia)

Despite the title this appears to be a non-fiction magazine rather than a reprint of Sports Novels Magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  Sep-1946 – Oct-1964
Formats:   standard pulp
Frequency:   monthly
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Sports Novels Magazine (Canada)

Canadian reprint edition of Sports Novels Magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1951: Sports Fiction Index (sample issues only)
Publishers:   Popular Publications Canada
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Pulpster #11, 2001
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Sports Pictorial

Total Issues: 10

Issues & Index Sources:  1-Apr-1922 – 3-Jun-1922
Publishers:   Odhams Press
Formats:   tabloid
Pagecounts:   16pp
Frequency:   weekly


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