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Murder by the Day, by Veronica Parker Johns
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    Issues of the 1940s = 6 Years, 43 Issues, 487 Articles
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                  Issues of 1950 = 12 Issues, 139 Articles
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                    Issues of 1951 = 10 Issues, 118 Articles
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                      Issues of 1952 = 12 Issues, 169 Articles
                      1. [+]
                        Issues of 1953 = 11 Issues, 158 Articles
                        1. [+]
                          February 1953 Issue = 13 Articles
                          1. The Old Man by Daphne du Maurier, pp. 3-12
                          2. The Speech by Lord Dunsany, pp. 45-48
                          3. Narky by Sax Rohmer, pp. 65-71
                          4. The Man Who Could Not Hold Women by Roy Vickers, pp. 13-33
                          5. Without Benefit of Jury by Peter B. Kyne, pp. 34-44
                          6. Woman of Ice by Q. Patrick, pp. 49-55
                          7. The Name on the Window by Edmund Crispin, pp. 56-64
                          8. A Lump of Sugar by Ellery Queen, pp. 92-95
                          9. The White Rabbit Caper by James Thurber, pp. 72-77
                          10. The Unpleasantness at the Stooges Club by W. Heidenfeld, pp. 81-91
                          11. Crime a la Carte by John Eugene Hasty, pp. 96-106
                          12. Murder Is Everybody's Business by Helen McCloy, pp. 107-146
                          13. [+]
                            Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 78-80 - 8 Reviews
                            1. Black Widow by Patrick Quentin
                            2. The House of the Seven Flies by Victor Canning
                            3. The Intimate Journal of Warren Winslow by Jean Leslie
                            4. Catch a Tiger by Owen Cameron
                            5. Maiden Murders
                            6. A Case for Mr. Crook by Anthony Gilbert
                            7. Downbeat for a Dirge by Brandon Bird
                            8. Best Detective Stories of the Year, 1952 by David C. Cooke
                        2. [+]
                          March 1953 Issue = 15 Articles
                          1. The Lion's Mane by Thomas Flanagan, pp. 3-15
                          2. Within the Gates by Edmund Crispin, pp. 38-44
                          3. The Warning on the Lawn by T.S. Stribling, pp. 81-91
                          4. the Sheik It Was Who Died by Charles B. Child, pp. 102-110
                          5. The King of the Bats by James Hilton, pp. 16-25
                          6. The Febble Folk by E.C. Bentley, pp. 65-80
                          7. The Lady, or the Tiger? by Frank R. Stockton, pp. 111-116
                          8. The Discourager of Hesitancy by Frank R. Stockton, pp. 117-122
                          9. Blackmail by Allan Vaughan Elston, pp. 26-37
                          10. In the Pincers by L.J. Beeston, pp. 58-64
                          11. Squeeze Play by Michael Gilbert, pp. 92-95
                          12. The Dance by F. Scott Fitzgerald, pp. 45-57
                          13. Honest Abe by Elba O. Carrier, pp. 98-101
                          14. Goodbye, New York by Cornell Woolrich, pp. 123-146
                          15. Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 96-97
                        3. [+]
                          April 1953 Issue = 14 Articles
                          1. My Brother Down There by Steve Frazee, pp. 4-32
                          2. The Ghost Patrol by Sinclair Lewis, pp. 40-50
                          3. The Cave of Belarius by Michael Innes, pp. 62-64
                          4. The Long Dinner by H.C. Bailey, pp. 81-105
                          5. Cheat for Me by John Hawkins and Ward Hawkins, pp. 106-115
                          6. All in the Way You Look at It by Edmund Crispin, pp. 128-135
                          7. Sweet William by Dorothy Salisbury Davis, pp. 33-39
                          8. Pursued by Fletcher Flora, pp. 51-55
                          9. Caribbean Blow by Grover Brinkman, pp. 77-80
                          10. Man Who Bought Things Cheap by Marjorie L.C. Pickthall, pp. 136-146
                          11. Murder by Extraction by John Oakum, pp. 56-59
                          12. Help Me---If You Can by Fred Levon, pp. 65-76
                          13. In the Absence of Monsieur by Guy Wetmore Carryl, pp. 116-127
                          14. [+]
                            Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 60-61 - 8 Reviews
                            1. Rose's Last Summer by Margaret Millar
                            2. The Clock Strikes Thirteen by Herbert Brean
                            3. The Nine Wrong Answers by John Dickson Carr
                            4. The Bat that Flits by Norman Collins
                            5. Prisoner's Base by Rex Stout
                            6. A Hole in the Ground by Andrew Garve
                            7. So Rich, So Lovely, and So Dead by Harold Q. Masur
                            8. You Die(t) Today! by Baynard Kendrick
                        4. [+]
                          May 1953 Issue = 14 Articles
                          1. It Takes a Thief by Arthur Miller, pp. 3-8
                          2. Blood-Brothers by Quentin Reynolds, pp. 9-17
                          3. Unbreakable Alibi by Freeman Wills Crofts, pp. 18-21
                          4. The Witch of Times Square by Ellery Queen, pp. 65-69
                          5. Nothing So Hard As a Diamond by Henry Myers, pp. 81-92
                          6. He Had a Little Shadow by Charles B. Child, pp. 93-105
                          7. Miss Paisley's Cat by Roy Vickers, pp. 128-146
                          8. The Gatewood Caper by Dashiell Hammett, pp. 22-35
                          9. Dormant Account by Cornell Woolrich, pp. 36-64
                          10. The Man Without a Head by T.W. Hanshew, pp. 72-80
                          11. Really It Was Quite Simple by Evelyn E. Smith, pp. 106-110
                          12. The Silver Spurs by E.C. Witham, pp. 111-127
                          13. [+]
                            Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 70-71 - 8 Reviews
                            1. The Danger Within by Michael Gilbert
                            2. Catch As Catch Can by Charlotte Armstrong
                            3. The Case of the Grinning Gorilla by Erle Stanley Gardner
                            4. Waylaid in Boston by Elliot Paul
                            5. The Dead Thing in the Pool by Aaron Marc Stein
                            6. The Deep End by Fredric Brown
                            7. Just Killing Time by Richard Ellington
                            8. Always Ask a Policeman by Seldon Truss
                          14. Cover Art by George Salter
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                          June 1953 Issue = 15 Articles
                          1. The Betrayers by Stanley Ellin, pp. 3-16
                          2. The Numbers Man by Anthony Boucher, pp. 27-37
                          3. Inspector Appleby's First Case by Michael Innes, pp. 65-67
                          4. Emerald Bait by Val Duncan, pp. 119-122
                          5. Winning Sequence by Margery Sharp, pp. 17-26
                          6. Glimpses of the Moon by Leslie Bigelow, pp. 53-64
                          7. The Panther by Browning Norton, pp. 70-80
                          8. One Hundred in the Dark by Owen Johnson, pp. 38-52
                          9. A Woman Can Kill by Raoul Whitfield, pp. 81-104
                          10. Heads I Win, Tails You Lose by John D. MacDonald, pp. 109-118
                          11. A Night at the Theater by Ben Ray Redman, pp. 105-108
                          12. Doublecross by Aljean Meltsir, pp. 123-127
                          13. The God of the Hills by Melville Davisson Post, pp. 128-142
                          14. [+]
                            Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 68-69 - 8 Reviews
                            1. Beat Not the Bones by Charlotte Jay
                            2. Their Nearest and Dearest by Bernice Carey
                            3. Death of an Intruder by Nedra Tyre
                            4. The Shroud Off Her Back by Frederick C. Davis
                            5. Death Plays the Gramophone by Marjorie Stafford
                            6. The Creepers by John Creasey
                            7. This Year's Death by John Godey
                            8. Narrow Gauge to Murder by Carolyn Thomas
                          15. Index to Volume Number Twenty-One, pp. 143-146
                        6. [+]
                          July 1953 Issue = 16 Articles
                          1. Coronation Story by Lillian de la Torre, pp. 68-80
                          2. Cinderella and the Mob by Cornell Woolrich, pp. 119-146
                          3. If a Body... by A.H.Z. Carr, pp. 3-20
                          4. Mrrrar! by Edgar Pangborn, pp. 21-24
                          5. The Quigley Librarian by Robert Lewis, pp. 65-67
                          6. The Automobile Game by Michael Gilbert, pp. 89-93
                          7. Molly, the Private Eyeful by Dick Ashbaugh, pp. 96-103
                          8. Calendar Girl by Lawrence G. Blochman, pp. 104-118
                          9. 'Bye, 'Bye, Darling by John L. Hayward, pp. 25-35
                          10. The Fix by Norman Katkov, pp. 36-45
                          11. The Neighbors by John Galsworthy, pp. 46-50
                          12. Rien Ne Va Plus by Alexander Woollcott, pp. 51-52
                          13. Town Without a Straight Man by Will Stanton, pp. 53-64
                          14. The McGregor Affair by Sidney Rowland, pp. 81-88
                          15. [+]
                            Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 94-95 - 8 Reviews
                            1. Trent's Case Book by E.C. Bentley
                            2. Washington Whispers Murder by Leslie Ford
                            3. Speak Justly of the Dead by E.C.R. Lorac
                            4. Every Bet's a Sure Thing by Thomas B. Dewey
                            5. Fog of Doubt by Christianna Brand
                            6. Stars in the Water by John Appleby
                            7. Do Unto Others by Doris Miles Disney
                            8. If Wishes Were Horses by Guy Cullingford
                          16. Cover Art by George Salter
                        7. [+]
                          August 1953 Issue = 15 Articles
                          1. The Girl With the Burgundy Lips by Lawrence G. Blochman, pp. 3-16
                          2. The Man Who Came Back by Edna Ferber, pp. 17-25
                          3. The Apron of Genius by Earl Derr Biggers, pp. 65-76
                          4. Unknown Quantity by Cary Lucas, pp. 26-37
                          5. Code of the Underworld by Jim Kjelgaard, pp. 38-43
                          6. On the Brink by James Yaffe, pp. 46-64
                          7. Two Birds With One Spanner by Freeman Wills Crofts, pp. 86-90
                          8. Striding Folly by Dorothy L. Sayers, pp. 99-109
                          9. Heaven Can Wait by C.B. Gilford, pp. 126-146
                          10. Hard Bargain by Richard West, pp. 77-80
                          11. The Way Round by Phyllis Bentley, pp. 81-85
                          12. The Society of the White Button by Pietro Di Donato, pp. 91-98
                          13. The Crazy House by Miriam Allen deFord, pp. 110-119
                          14. All of God's Children Got Shoes by Howard Schoenfeld, pp. 120-125
                          15. [+]
                            Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 44-45 - 8 Reviews
                            1. Murder by the Day by Veronica Parker Johns
                            2. Funerals Are Fatal by Agatha Christie
                            3. The Crimson Clue by George Harmon Coxe
                            4. Widow's Mite by Elisabeth Sanxay Holding
                            5. No Bail for the Judge by Henry Cecil
                            6. The Girl on the Left Bank by Joan Shepherd
                            7. The Iron Cobweb by Ursula Curtiss
                            8. The Lady in the Morgue by Jonathan Latimer
                        8. [+]
                          September 1953 Issue = 13 Articles
                          1. Little Things Like That by Roy Vickers, pp. 3-18
                          2. The Blackmailer by Michael Gilbert, pp. 33-38
                          3. Burden of Guilt by John Hawkins and Ward Hawkins, pp. 39-53
                          4. Murder Is No Accident by David Dodge, pp. 54-64
                          5. All the Birds of the Air by Charles B. Child, pp. 93-104
                          6. The Quality of Mercy by Eleazar Lipsky, pp. 19-32
                          7. A Break in the Film by John F. Suter, pp. 81-92
                          8. The Three Horsemen by G.K. Chesterton, pp. 65-77
                          9. A Sleep and a Forgetting by Dorothy Canfield Fisher, pp. 105-116
                          10. The Loophole by Cornell Woolrich, pp. 117-141
                          11. Tec's Twilight by R.G.G. Price, pp. 78-80
                          12. [+]
                            Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 142-146 - 8 Reviews
                            1. They Buried a Man by Mildred Davis
                            2. The Canvas Coffin by William Campbell Gault
                            3. The Cavalier's Cup by Carter Dickson
                            4. The Big Heat by William P. McGivern
                            5. Quietly She Lies by E.M.D. Hawthorn
                            6. Let the Dead Past by John Stephen Strange
                            7. Meet Me at the Morgue by John Ross Macdonald
                            8. The Scarlet Letters by Ellery Queen
                          13. Cover by George Salter
                        9. [+]
                          October 1953 Issue = 14 Articles
                          1. High Court by Thomas Kyd, pp. 3-15
                          2. Back in Five Years by Michael Gilbert, pp. 27-33
                          3. The Stroke of Thirteen by Lillian de la Torre, pp. 65-80
                          4. Before the Act by Thomas Walsh, pp. 97-109
                          5. Laugh It Off by Charlotte Armstrong, pp. 16-26
                          6. Day Never Came by Steve Fisher, pp. 34-41
                          7. Cry Silence by Fredric Brown, pp. 42-45
                          8. A Wish for a Cigar by Will Scott, pp. 46-57
                          9. Ms. in a Safe by Frank Swinnerton, pp. 58-64
                          10. Night of the Execution by Faith Baldwin, pp. 81-92
                          11. Helpless Victim by C.G. Lumbard, pp. 93-96
                          12. The World Series Murder by Rex Stout, pp. 110-141
                          13. [+]
                            Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 142-146 - 8 Reviews
                            1. The Singing Sands by Josephine Tey
                            2. Mostly Murder by Fredric Brown
                            3. The Maras Affair by Eliot Reed
                            4. The Harlot Killer by Allan Barnard
                            5. Death Has a Small Voice by Frances Lockridge and Richard Lockridge
                            6. The Frightened Wife, and Other Murder Stories by Mary Roberts Rinehart
                            7. Murder Must Wait by Arthur Upfield
                            8. The Tender Poisoner by John Bingham
                          14. Cover painting by Fred Kirberger
                        10. [+]
                          November 1953 Issue = 15 Articles
                          1. Born Killer by Dorothy Salisbury Davis, pp. 3-14
                          2. Merry-Go-Round by Edmund Crispin, pp. 15-17
                          3. The Clue That Wasn't There by L.A.G. Strong, pp. 40-49
                          4. Florian Slappey, Private Eye by Octavus Roy Cohen, pp. 50-64
                          5. One for the Road by Will C. Brown, pp. 106-109
                          6. I'll Wake You Early by Margaret Page Hood, pp. 18-29
                          7. All Day Sunday by Ben Ray Redman, pp. 78-80
                          8. Horse Thief by Erskine Caldwell, pp. 99-103
                          9. All in the Day's Work by William Krasner, pp. 30-39
                          10. The Devil's Track by Melville Davisson Post, pp. 65-77
                          11. Murder at Chanticleer Hall by Ralph Jones, pp. 81-88
                          12. Walk Across My Grave by Norbert Davis, pp. 89-98
                          13. Murder in Manhattan by Hugh Pentecost, pp. 110-146
                          14. [+]
                            Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 104-105 - 8 Reviews
                            1. The Velvet Hand by Helen Reilly
                            2. Beggar's Choice by H.C. Branson
                            3. A Private Party by William Ard
                            4. The Pennycross Murders by Maurice Proctor
                            5. Win, Place and Die! by Lawrence Lariar
                            6. The Unknown Quantity by Mignon G. Eberhart
                            7. Case File: FBI by Gordon Gordon and Mildred Gordon
                            8. The Venus Death by Ben Benson
                          15. Cover Illustration by George Salter
                        11. [+]
                          December 1953 Issue = 14 Articles
                          1. The Frame-Up by Roy Vickers, pp. 3-19
                          2. Two Rolls, No Coffee by Don M. Mankiewicz, pp. 20-28
                          3. The Man on the Iron Palings by David Frome, pp. 29-38
                          4. Bird in the Hand by Erle Stanley Gardner, pp. 39-63
                          5. Out of Patience... by Anthony Boucher, p. 64
                          6. The Trip to London by Rhys Davies, pp. 65-72
                          7. Nobody's All Bad by W.R. Burnett, pp. 73-80
                          8. Cinder City Blues by E.H. Reynier, pp. 81-90
                          9. The Fourth Degree by C.P. Donnel, Jr., pp. 91-102
                          10. The Poison Typewriter by William Abrahams, pp. 103-110
                          11. The Man by Mel Dinelli, pp. 111-121
                          12. Open File by Richard Deming, pp. 122-139
                          13. [+]
                            Detective Directory by Robert P. Mills, pp. 140-141 - 8 Reviews
                            1. Spinsters in Jeopardy by Ngaio Marsh
                            2. The Case of the Hesitant Hostess by Erle Stanley Gardner
                            3. Post Mortem by Guy Cullingford
                            4. Code Three by James M. Fox
                            5. Black Death by Anthony Gilbert
                            6. Terror Lurks in Darkness by Dolores Hitchens
                            7. Murder on Monday by Robert Patrick Wilmot
                            8. Taste of Death by Fenn McGrew
                          14. Index to Volume Twenty-Two, pp. 142-146
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