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Western Action Thrillers

Listed in the PULP WESTERN as a pulp magazine, this is probably a mistake for the one-shot comic of this name published by Dell comics in April 1937.

Issues & Index Sources:  ?: Western Fiction Index (Missing: all issues; probably phantom)
Sources:   The Pulp Western
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Western Action Two Books

see under 2 Western-Action Books

Western Adventure

see under Street & Smith's Western Adventure

Western Adventures [1930]

Total Issues: 19

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1930 – Apr-1933: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Mar-1930; Jul-1930; Jul-1931; May-1932; Oct-1932; Feb-1933)
Publishers:   Climax Publishing Corp. (Clayton Magazines)
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Western Adventures [1940]

Total Issues: 20

Issues & Index Sources:  Oct-1940 – Dec-1943: Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   Street & Smith Publications, Inc.
Editors:   Frank Blackwell
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Western Adventures (UK)

Total Issues: 8?

Companion to Newnes's Air Stories and War Stories but, unlike them, almost entirely reprinted from the American pulps.

Issues & Index Sources:  Feb-1936 – Sep-1936?: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Feb-1936; Mar-1936; May-1936; Jul-1936; Aug-1936)
Publishers:   Newnes
Editors:   T. Stanhope Sprigg
Formats:   standard pulp
Prices:   7d
Pagecounts:   96pp
Frequency:   monthly
Sources:   The Age of the Storytellers
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Western Album

Total Issues: 2?

Issues & Index Sources:  1946? – 1947?: Western Fiction Index
Publishers:   Gerald G. Swan Ltd.
Formats:   digest
Prices:   3/6d
Pagecounts:   128pp
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Western Book

Listed in DinWest, but not located. Probably a mistake for Complete Western Book Magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  ?: Western Fiction Index (Missing: all issues; possibly phantom)
Sources:   The Pulp Western
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Western Capers!

Total Issues: 1

A slender publication, featuring seven racey short stories, interspersed with black and white nude or scantily-clad pin-up, purporting to be a US pulp magazine.

Issues & Index Sources:  c. 1950: FictionMags Index
Publishers:   Teal Publications
Pagecounts:   32pp

Western Crime Stories

Mentioned in Haining's "American Pulp Magazines", but is a novel by Morton T. Cayne.

Western Digest (1969)

Non-fiction.

Issues & Index Sources:  Mar-1969 – 1970?: FictionMags Index (Missing: all after #5, Nov-1969)
Publishers:   Charlton Publications

Western Digest (1995)

Total Issues: 30

A little/semipro western fiction magazine. Published Ardath Mayhar among others.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan/Feb-1995 – Nov/Dec-1999: Western Fiction Index (incomplete)
Publishers:   Crossbow Publications, 400 Whiteland Dr. N.E., Calgary, Alberta, Canada T1Y 3M7
Editors:   Douglas Sharp
Prices:   $4.00 - $8.50
Sources:   The Pulp Western
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Western Dime Novels

Total Issues: 1+2+2=5

Issues & Index Sources

  May-1940: Western Fiction Index
  Jul-1940 – Sep-1940, as Red Star Western: Western Fiction Index
  Nov-1940 – Jan-1941, as Silver Buck Western: Western Fiction Index

Publishers

  Frank A. Munsey

Formats

  standard pulp

Prices

  10c

Pagecounts

  112pp

Frequency

  bimonthly

Sources

  The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
 
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The Westerner

Subtitled "The West's Own Weekly" this allegedly has "some articles and some great original short stories".

Issues & Index Sources:  1929 – ?: FictionMags Index (sample issue only)
Publishers:   Goodwin's, Salt Lake City
 

Western Fiction Magazine [1935]

Total Issues: 7+11+5+4=27

Issues & Index Sources

  Jan-1935 – Aug-1935, as Western Fiction Magazine: Western Fiction Index
  Oct-1935 – Aug-1937, as Western Fiction Monthly: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Oct-1935)
  Nov-1937 – Nov-1938, as Western Fiction Magazine: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Aug-1938; Nov-1938)
  Mar-1939 – Oct-1940, as Western Fiction: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Mar-1939; Sep-1939)

Publishers

  Western Fiction (Martin Goodman)

Formats

  standard pulp

Sources

  The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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Western (Fiction) Magazine [1970]

Total Issues: 4+5+3=12

Although both cover and contents page carry "Long John Latham's" above the title, the magazine throughout is referred to simply as Western Fiction Magazine or Western Magazine.

Issues & Index Sources

  Jul/Aug-1970 – Feb/Mar-1971, as Western Fiction Magazine: Western Fiction Index
  May/Jun-1971 – May/Jun-1972, as Western Magazine: Western Fiction Index
  Jul/Aug-1972 – Dec-1972, as Western Fiction Magazine: Western Fiction Index

Publishers

  True Treasure Publications

Editors

  John H. Latham

Formats

  standard slick

Pagecounts

  64pp

Frequency

  bimonthly
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Western Home Monthly

see under National Home Monthly

Western Humanities Review

Fiction, poetry, criticism. Has published Philip Levine, Joyce Carol Oates, Charles Simic. Circulation 1,000.

Issues & Index Sources:  Jan-1947 – present: Short Story Index (Missing: all before 1974 at least)
Publishers:   University of Utah, English Dept., 255 South Central Campus Drive, Room 3500, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0494 (in 1998 - 2002)
Website:   ourworld.info/whrweb
Editors:   various; Barry Weller (in 1998 - 2002)
Formats:   review
Pagecounts:   144pp
Frequency:   quarterly at outset; now twice yearly
Sources:   O. Henry Awards Website (in 2002)

Western Library

Total Issues: 110

Issues & Index Sources:  Apr-1950 – Oct-1954: FictionMags Index
Publishers:   Amalgamated Press
Editors:   Len Pratt
Frequency:   2 per month

Western Love

Total Issues: 6

Issues & Index Sources:  Dec-1945 – Dec-1946: Western Fiction Index (Missing: Dec-1945, Oct-1946, Dec-1946)
Publishers:   Arrow Publications, NY
Formats:   standard pulp
Sources:   The Adventure House Guide to the Pulps, Ultimate Guide to the Pulps, The Pulp Western
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