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The Skeleton in the Closet
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Fantastic Adventures, May 1943, pp. 116-128
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    Issues of the 1940s = 10 Years, 68 Issues, 1,457 Articles
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      Issues of 1940 = 2 Issues, 33 Articles
      1. [+]
        Issues of 1941 = 6 Issues, 109 Articles
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          Issues of 1942 = 7 Issues, 164 Articles
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            Issues of 1943 = 8 Issues, 185 Articles
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              January 1943 Issue = 21 Articles
              1. The Ice Queen by Don Wilcox, pp. 8-79
              2. Freddie Funk's Madcap Mermaid by Leroy Yerxa, pp. 82-90
              3. The Perfect Husband by Dwight V. Swain, pp. 92-100
              4. The Man With Five Lives by Clyde Woodruff, pp. 102-180
              5. Saunders' Strange Second Sight by Clee Carson, pp. 182-191
              6. Lefty Feep Catches Hell by Robert Bloch, pp. 192-204
              7. Mister Trouble by David Wright O'Brien, pp. 206-219
              8. Sammy Calls a Noobus by Henry Norton, pp. 220-227
              9. The Editor's Notebook, pp. 6-7
              10. Alubro-Weld, p. 80
              11. Romance of the Elements, p. 81
              12. Rare Acid Lab, p. 91
              13. Wild Animals First Jap Victims, p. 101
              14. Tobacco One Million Years Old, p. 181
              15. Delicate Violins, p. 205
              16. Putting Bees to Work in Russia, p. 228
              17. Reader's Page, pp. 229-237
              18. Mercury God of the Winged Sandals, pp. 238-240
              19. Correspondence Corner, pp. 241-244
              20. Front cover painting by Robert Gibson Jones
              21. Back cover painting by Frank R. Paul
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              April 1943 Issue = 26 Articles
              1. Children of the Golden Amazon by Thornton Ayre, pp. 8-28
              2. The Curse of Many Hands by E.K. Jarvis, pp. 30-48
              3. Where in the Warehouse? by Bruce Dennis, pp. 50-67
              4. Lefty Feep and the Racing Robot by Robert Bloch, pp. 70-83
              5. Daughters of Darkness by Harold Lawlor, pp. 86-99
              6. The Merchants of Venus by Clee Garson, pp. 100-125
              7. The Last Case of Jules de Granjerque by John York Cabot, pp. 128-141
              8. Furlough from Eternity by David Wright O'Brien, pp. 144-203
              9. The Bracelet by Doris Thomas, pp. 206-227
              10. The Editor's Notebook, pp. 6-7
              11. From the Plastics Front, p. 29
              12. Nature's Bomb Shelters, p. 49
              13. Synthetic Chemistry, p. 68
              14. Romance of the Elements, p. 69
              15. Wholes in One, pp. 84-85
              16. The Battle of Huge Numbers, pp. 126-127
              17. Interesting Bug Tales, p. 142
              18. Vignettes of Famous Scientists, p. 143
              19. What About Life?, pp. 204-205
              20. How You Sleep, pp. 228-229
              21. Introducing the Authors, p. 230
              22. Reader's Page, pp. 231-237
              23. Hercules---The God of Strength, pp. 238-239
              24. Correspondence Corner, p. 240
              25. Strange Families, pp. 241-244
              26. Front cover painting by Malcolm Smith
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              May 1943 Issue = 29 Articles
              1. Return To Lilliput by William Brengle, pp. 8-71
              2. Saint Mulligan by Nelson S. Bond, pp. 74-85
              3. Return of a Demon by Alexander Blade, pp. 88-100
              4. The Irresistible Perfume by Harold Lawlor, pp. 102-114
              5. The Skeleton in the Closet by Tarleton Fiske, pp. 116-128
              6. The Curious Coat by David Wright O'Brien, pp. 130-145
              7. Genie With the Light Brown Hair by Robert Bloch, pp. 148-163
              8. The Garden of Hell by Leroy Yerxa, pp. 164-181
              9. Mistress of the Dark by Elroy Arno, pp. 184-207
              10. The Miracle of Kicker McGuire by Robert Moore Williams, pp. 208-231
              11. The Editor's Notebook, pp. 6-7
              12. New Life Saver, p. 72
              13. Vignettes of Famous Scientists, p. 73
              14. The Irish Migration, p. 86
              15. Fantastic---But True, p. 87
              16. Meet Mr. Atom Smasher, p. 101
              17. It's an Interesting World!, p. 115
              18. A Blend of Cement and Wood, p. 129
              19. Twinkle Talk, p. 146
              20. Story of the Smyrna Fig, p. 147
              21. Thirteen Friday the 13ths, p. 182
              22. How We See, p. 183
              23. Romance of the Elements, pp. 232-233
              24. Introducing the Author, p. 234
              25. Reader's Page, pp. 235-239
              26. Correspondence Corner, p. 240
              27. Centaur---Steed of the Gods, pp. 241-244
              28. Front cover painting by H.W. McCauley
              29. Back cover painting by J. Allen St. John
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              June 1943 Issue = 19 Articles
              1. Sky Imp by Chester S. Geier, pp. 10-20
              2. Stuporman by Robert Bloch, pp. 22-37
              3. I'll Be There With Music by Berkeley Livingston, pp. 38-53
              4. Stenton's Shadow by David Wright O'Brien, pp. 56-70
              5. Lost Legions of Carthage by Leroy Yerxa, pp. 72-106
              6. Genie of Bagdad by William P. McGivern, pp. 108-140
              7. Have You Seen Me? by Richard Vardon, pp. 142-153
              8. Citadel of Hate by Lee Francis, pp. 154-183
              9. Almost Human by Tarleton Fiske, pp. 184-195
              10. The Editor's Notebook, pp. 6-9
              11. Romance of the Elements, p. 21
              12. The Remarkable Dance of the Bees, pp. 54-55
              13. The Cyclotron Versus Cancer, p. 71
              14. Must All Living Things Have Parents?, p. 107
              15. Radium Foxes, p. 141
              16. Introducing the Author, p. 196
              17. Reader's Page, pp. 197-207
              18. Warriors of Other Worlds, pp. 208-212
              19. Front cover painting, illustrating a scene from "Genie of Bagdad" by H.W. McCauley
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              July 1943 Issue = 20 Articles
              1. Craig's Book by Don Wilcox, pp. 10-87
              2. Little Yowlie by Warren A. Reed, pp. 90-93
              3. If You Believe by Chester S. Geier, pp. 94-106
              4. Caverns of Time by Carlos McCune, pp. 108-157
              5. The Goon from Rangoon by Robert Bloch, pp. 160-173
              6. Nazi, Are You Resting Well? by Leroy Yerxa, pp. 176-180
              7. Other Worlds by Walton Blodgett, pp. 182-199
              8. The Editor's Notebook, pp. 6-9
              9. Vignettes of Famous Scientists, pp. 88-89
              10. Romance of the Elements, p. 107
              11. 'Chute Tests, p. 158
              12. Radium, p. 159
              13. What Is Vaccination?, p. 159
              14. What Are Hormones?, pp. 174-175
              15. War Between Germs, p. 181
              16. Introducing the Author, p. 200
              17. Reader's Page, pp. 201-205
              18. Suspended Animation, pp. 206-207
              19. Warriors of Other Worlds, pp. 208-212
              20. Front cover painting by Robert Gibson Jones
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              August 1943 Issue = 24 Articles
              1. The Star Shepherd by William Brengle, pp. 12-34
              2. World Beyond Belief by William P. McGivern, pp. 40-65
              3. Chariot of Death by Don Wilcox, pp. 66-139
              4. Phantom Commando by Leroy Yerxa, pp. 142-146
              5. You Can't Kid Lefty Feep by Robert Bloch, pp. 148-165
              6. Dinky Winky Woo by Harold Lawlor, pp. 168-181
              7. Fairy Tale by Tarleton Fiske, pp. 184-201
              8. The Editor's Notebook, pp. 6-11
              9. A New "Glider" Bicycle, p. 35
              10. What "Ticks" Inside You?, p. 36
              11. The Parachutist's Free Fall, p. 37
              12. Romance of the Elements, pp. 38-39
              13. Tangled Lives, pp. 140-141
              14. Alchemy, p. 147
              15. Storehouse of the Body, p. 166
              16. Thumbnail Planet History, p. 167
              17. Vignettes of Famous Scientists, pp. 182-183
              18. Manganese for "Chickie's" Bones, p. 202
              19. Introducing the Author, p. 203
              20. Reader's Page, pp. 204-207
              21. Warriors of Other Worlds, p. 208
              22. The Miracle of Carbon, pp. 209-212
              23. Front cover painting by Robert Gibson Jones
              24. Back cover painting by Malcolm Smith
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              October 1943 Issue = 24 Articles
              1. Jewels of the Toad by Frank Patton, pp. 8-20
              2. World of the Paper Dolls by Don Wilcox, pp. 22-84
              3. A Horse On Lefty Feep by Robert Bloch, pp. 86-101
              4. Tink Fights the Gremlins by William P. McGivern, pp. 102-131
              5. Mystery of the Creeping Underwear by Tarleton Fiske, pp. 132-145
              6. Warrior Maids of Libya by Leroy Yerxa, pp. 148-181
              7. Trick With a Brick by Elroy Arno, pp. 182-189
              8. The Editor's Notebook, pp. 6-7
              9. Mysteries of the Body, p. 21
              10. Animal Air Raid Shelter, p. 21
              11. No Longer "The Forgotten Metal", p. 85
              12. Another War Shortage, p. 85
              13. Vignettes of Famous Scientists, p. 146
              14. Notes on the Eel, p. 147
              15. The Power of Suggestion, p. 190
              16. Tubeless Tires, pp. 190-191
              17. Romance of the Elements, pp. 192-193
              18. Her Majesty the Queen, pp. 194-198
              19. Introducing the Author, p. 199
              20. Reader's Page, pp. 200-205
              21. A Terror of the Forest, pp. 206-207
              22. The Sphinx of Thebes, p. 208
              23. Pouched Animals, pp. 209-212
              24. Front cover painting by Robert Gibson Jones
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              December 1943 Issue = 22 Articles
              1. Witch of Blackfen Moor by Lee Francis, pp. 10-45
              2. Freddie Funk's Seven League Boots by Leroy Yerxa, pp. 46-60
              3. The Wooden Ham by Morris J. Steele, pp. 62-66
              4. Pearl-Handled Poison by Richard Casey, pp. 68-71
              5. Professor Cyclone by Alexander Blade, pp. 72-97
              6. Jones Buys War Blondes by Elroy Arno, pp. 98-109
              7. You Can Say That Again by G.H. Irwin, pp. 112-125
              8. Heroes Die Hard by Henry Gade, pp. 128-133
              9. Cloak of Satan by Frank Patton, pp. 136-151
              10. Spawn of the Glacier by Leroy Yerxa, pp. 152-191
              11. The Editor's Notebook, pp. 8-9
              12. Diesel Science, p. 61
              13. Vignettes of Famous Scientists, p. 67
              14. Fantastic---but True, pp. 110-111
              15. Romance of the Elements, pp. 126-127
              16. The Spider's Prophecy, p. 134
              17. Fantastic Sea Journey, p. 135
              18. Scientific Riddles, pp. 192-193
              19. All But Flying Elephants, p. 194
              20. Reader's Page, pp. 195-207
              21. Warriors of Other Worlds, pp. 208-212
              22. Front cover painting by Robert Gibson Jones
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            Issues of 1944 = 3 Issues, 67 Articles
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              Issues of 1945 = 5 Issues, 115 Articles
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                Issues of 1946 = 5 Issues, 96 Articles
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                  Issues of 1947 = 8 Issues, 155 Articles
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                    Issues of 1948 = 12 Issues, 255 Articles
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                      Issues of 1949 = 12 Issues, 278 Articles
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                      Issues of the 1950s = 4 Years, 34 Issues, 813 Articles
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                        Issues of 1950 = 12 Issues, 299 Articles
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                          Issues of 1951 = 8 Issues, 199 Articles
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                            Issues of 1952 = 12 Issues, 265 Articles
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                              Issues of 1953 = 2 Issues, 50 Articles