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Story [1931]

Country: US
Total Issues: 129+4+?+42+3+7 (to #10, Spring 2021)

Began in Vienna and later Majorca before settling in New York in 1933. Achieved fame as the only exclusive all-story literary magazine of the period. Authors include Tennessee Williams, John Cheever, Howard Fast, J.D. Salinger, Truman Capote, Joseph Heller. New series includes Amy Bloom, Susan Power, Melanie Sumner, Brady Udall, Alison Baker, Nathan Englander, Joyce Carol Oates, William Kotzwinkle. There have been several representative anthologies. Circulation 40,000.

Issues & Index Sources

  Apr/May-1931 – Summer 1948: FictionMags Index
  1951 – 1953: FictionMags Index
  Spring 1960 – 1967: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
  Autumn 1989 – Winter 2000: FictionMags Index
  2014 – 2016: FictionMags Index
  Spring 2019 – present: FictionMags Index (Missing: any after Spring 2021)

Website:   www.storymagazine.org

Publishers

  Apr/May-1931 – Feb-1933: Burnett & Foley
  Apr-1933 – Summer 1948: Story Magazine, Inc.
  1951 – 1953: David McKay
  1989 – 2000: F&W Publications Inc., 1507 Dana Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45207 (1989 - 2000)
  Spring 2019 – present: The Story Foundation, 312 E Kelso Rd., Columbus, OH 43202

Editors

  Whit Burnett & Martha Foley
  Whit & Hailie Burnett
  1989 – 2000: Lois Rosenthal
  2014 – 2016: Travis Kurowski
  Spring 2019 – present: Michael Nye

Frequency

  monthly, later bimonthly then quarterly; during 1950s appeared twice-yearly as a pocketbook anthology; resumed as a quarterly magazine in 1960

Related Sites

  Wikipedia
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Story [1946]

Country: UK
Total Issues: 5

Subtitled "A Magazine of New Stories/New Fiction".

Issues & Index Sources

  1946 – 1948: FictionMags Index

Publishers

  #1, 1946: Acorn Press, 53 The Charter Road, Woodford Green, Buckhurst
  #2, 1946 – #3, 1947: Oak Tree Publications, 53 The Charter Road, Woodford Green, Buckhurst
  #4, 1947 – #5, 1948: Roy Day Publications, 53 The Charter Road, Woodford Green, Buckhurst

Editors

  Roy Day

Prices

  1/3d

Story-A-Day

Country: US

Childrens magazine that was issued once a week, containing seven different stories one for each day of the week, verses and fun, and family council corner.

Issues & Index Sources:  24-Sep-1953 – ?
Prices:   25c

Story Digest [1946]

Country: US
Total Issues: 6?

Mentioned in Henry Steeger's article in Pulp Era #67.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jun-1946 – Jan-1947?: General Fiction Index (Missing: all except Jul-1946)
Publishers:   Popular Publications
Formats:   digest
Prices:   25c
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Story Digest [1996]

Country: US

Short stories, poetry and articles. Each issue is themed. No payment.

Issues & Index Sources:  1996 – ? (first issue was a newsletter entitled Your World Magazine)
Publishers:   Story Digest, Louisville, KY
Editors:   Shaun Lockhart
Formats:   large digest
Pagecounts:   64pp
Frequency:   bimonthly

Story Digest Magazine

Country: US
Total Issues: 4

Four separate single-author digest magazines issued simultaneously.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jun-1970, as Boris Karloff Tales of Mystery: Crime Fiction Index
Science Fiction Index
  Jun-1970, as Dark Shadows: Science Fiction Index
  Jun-1970, as Ripley's Believe It or Not (non-fiction ghost-story collection)
  Jun-1970, as Tarzan of the Apes: Science Fiction Index

Publishers

  Golden Press

Editors

  Wallace I. Green

Formats

  digest

Prices

  60c

Pagecounts

  144pp

Frequency

  4 issues released simultaneously
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Story Emporium

see under Steampunk Trails

Storyettes

Country: UK

Issues & Index Sources:  12-Oct-1897 – 16-Dec-1899
Publishers:   in London
Frequency:   weekly?


StoryHack Action & Adventure

Country: US
Total Issues: 8 (as at Jul-2021)

A literary journal that publishes action adventure fiction in any genre.

Issues & Index Sources:  #0, 2017 – present: General Fiction Index (Missing: any after #7, 2021)
Website:   www.storyhack.com
Publishers:   Baby Katie Media
Editors:   Bryce Beattie
Formats:   tp
Prices:   $9.99
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The Story Journal

see under The Sunday Journal

The Story Paper

Country: UK
Total Issues: 130

Retitled The Family Story Paper from #105.

Issues & Index Sources:  1875 – 1877
Publishers:   in London
Formats:   tabloid
Frequency:   weekly

Story Parade

Country: US

Childrens magazine that was sponsored by The Association for Arts in Childhood, Inc a group fostering appreciation of the arts among children, including music, dance, theater, radio and literature.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1936 – Dec-1954: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)

Publishers

  1936 – 1945: AAC (Association for Arts in Childhood).
  1946 – 1954: Story Parade

Editors

  Jan-1936 – Apr-1953: Lockie Parker
  May-1953 – Dec-1954: Lucille Ogle

Frequency

  monthly
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Story Quarterly

Country: US
Total Issues: 48 (to Feb-2015)

An independent magazine of the short story, published by an Illinois non-profit corporation. See American Story: The Best of Story Quarterly ed. Anne Brashler & others (Cane Hill Press, 1990). Circulation 1,500.

Issues & Index Sources:  1974 – present
Website:   storyquarterly.camden.rutgers.edu
Email Address:   storyquarterly@hotmail.com
Publishers:   P.O. Box 1416, Northbrook, IL 60065 (in 1998 - 2000); 431 Sheridan Rd., Kenilworth, IL 60043 (in 2002)
Editors:   Diane Williams (in 1998); Anne Brashler (in 2000); M.M.M. Hayes (in 2002);
Formats:   review
Pagecounts:   240pp
Frequency:   quarterly, though currently an annual!
Mentioned in:   O. Henry Awards Website (in 2002)

The Story-Teller [1885]

Country: US

"Little magazine" published as part of the "Irving Library" series.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jul-1885 – ?
Publishers:   John B. Alden, 393 Pearl St., P.O. Box 1227

The Story-teller [1907]

Country: UK
Total Issues: 354+13=367

The best all-round all-fiction magazine of its day, The Story-Teller featured stories by William Hope Hodgson, Edgar Wallace, G.K. Chesterton (first Father Brown stories), Sax Rohmer.

Issues & Index Sources

  Apr-1907 – Oct-1936: FictionMags Index
  Nov-1936 – Nov-1937, as Storyteller: FictionMags Index

Publishers

  Apr-1907 – Apr-1927: Cassell's
  May-1927 – Nov-1937: Amalgamated Press

Editors

  Apr-1907 – May-1928: Newman Flower
  Jun-1928 – Nov-1937: Clarence Winchester

Formats

  Apr-1907 – Oct-1936: standard pulp
  Nov-1936 – Apr-1937: standard format on coated stock
  May-1937 – Nov-1937: standard pulp

Prices

  4½d
  in 1936: 1/-

Pagecounts

  174pp (at outset - settled to 128pp, dropped to 112pp in 1937)

Frequency

  monthly (but combined issue for Jul/Aug-1926)

Mentioned in:   The Age of the Storytellers
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The Story-teller (Canada)

Country: Canada

Canadian reprint edition of The Story-teller.

Issues & Index Sources:  1910s – 1920s: FictionMags Index (sample issues only)
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The Storyteller [1946]

Country: UK

Called itself "Britain's miniature modern fiction digest."

Issues & Index Sources:  1946 – ?
Publishers:   Pan Press Publications, London
Editors:   Rita Z. Paneth
Prices:   6d
Frequency:   monthly
Related Sites:   Science Fiction Encyclopedia

Storyteller [1960]

see under Storyteller Contest

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