Friday, July 30, 2010
Astounding Stories (May, 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 Atom-Smasher."
Into the Ocean's Depths by Sewell Peaslee Wright
To Save Imee's Race of Men-Who-Returned-To-The-Sea, Two Land-Men Answer the Challenge of the Dreaded Rorn, Corsairs of the Under-Seas.
Murder Madness (Part 1 of 4) by Murray Leinster
Murder Madness! Seven Secret Service Men Had Completely Disappeared. Another Had Been Found a Screaming, Homicidal Maniac, Whose Fingers Writhed Like Snakes. So Bell, of the Secret "Trade," Plunges into South America After The Master—the Mighty, Unknown Octopus of Power Whose Diabolical Poison Threatens a Continent! (Beginning a Four-part Novel.)
Brigands of the Moon (Part 3 of 4) by Ray Cummings
Gregg and Anita Risk Quick, Sure Death in a Desperate Bluff on the Ruthless Martian Brigands. (Part Three of a Four-part Novel.)
"The Jovian Jest" by Lilith Lorraine
There Came to Our Pigmy Planet a Radiant Wanderer with a Message—and a Jest—from the Vasty Universe.
The Atom-Smasher by Victor Rousseau
Four Destinies Rocket Through the Strange Time-Space of the Fourth Dimension in Tode's Marvelous Atom-Smasher. (A Complete Novelette.)
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