Saturday, July 31, 2010
Astounding Stories (June, 1930)
On Sale the First Thursday of Each Month
W. M. CLAYTON, Publisher HARRY BATES, Editor
The Clayton Standard on a Magazine Guarantees
That the stories therein are clean, interesting, vivid, by leading writers of the day and purchased under conditions approved by the Authors' League of America;
That such magazines are manufactured in Union shops by American workmen;
That each newsdealer and agent is insured a fair profit;
That an intelligent censorship guards their advertising pages.
Cover Design by H. W. Wessolowski
Painted in Water-colors from a Scene in "The Moon Master."
"Out of the Dreadful Depths" by Charles Willard Diffin (as by C. D. Willard)
Robert Thorpe Seeks Out the Nameless Horror That Is Sucking All Human Life Out of Ships in the South Pacific.
Murder Madness (Part 2 of 4) by Murray Leinster
Bell, of the Secret "Trade," Strikes into the South American Jungle to Find the Hidden Stronghold of the Master—the Unknown Monster Whose Diabolical Poison Swiftly and Surely Is Enslaving the Whole Continent. (Part Two of a Continued Novel.)
"The Cavern World" by James P. Olsen
A Great Oil Field Had Gone Dry—and Asher, Trapped Far under the Earth Among the Revolting Petrolia, Learns Why.
Brigands of the Moon (Part 4 of 4) by Ray Cummings
The Besieged Earth-men Wage Grim, Ultra-scientific War with Martian Bandits in a Last Great Struggle for Their Radium-ore—and Their Lives. (Conclusion.)
Giants of the Ray by Tom Curry
Madly the Three Raced for their Lives up the Shaft of the Radium Mine, for Behind Them Poured a Stream of Hideous Monsters—Giants of the Ray!
The Moon Master by Charles Willard Diffin
Through Infinite Deeps of Space Jerry Foster Hurtles to the Moon—Only to be Trapped by a Barbaric Race and Offered as a Living Sacrifice to Oong, their Loathsome, Hypnotic God. (A Complete Novel.)
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