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1956-08 American Magazine Contents

1956/08 — Cover is a painting by Phil Dormont
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
ARTICLES:
What America Means to Me by J. Hugo Aronson
A Teenage Dream Comes True by Jack Long is about Susan Strasberg with a few black & white photos and one full-page color photo
School Crisis in [...]

1956-04 American Magazine Contents

1956/04 — Cover is a photograph by Paul D’ome Studios
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
ARTICLES:
By the Way – What We Know About You by The Editor
Salk Shots For My Child by Jane Krieger
I Disarmed the A-Bomb That Wouldn’t Explode by Dr. John C. Clark
What the Farmer Really [...]

1956-02 American Magazine Contents

1956/02 — Cover is a photograph by Paul D’ome Studios
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
ARTICLES:
5 Ways You Can Work for Peace by Harold E. Stassen
By Piggyback Way Across America by Evan McLeod Wylie
A Movie Star Who Acts Like One by Al Stump is about Dolores Gray
[...]

1955-08 American Magazine Contents

1955/08 — Cover is a painting by Leo Aarons
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
ARTICLES:
By the Way — How Much Can You See? — by The Editor
Thank you, America by Alexander Washchenko
A Husband Can’t Win! by Huntley Clover
How Ike Keeps Fit by Clarence Woodbury
They Make Your Hometown Safer [...]

1955-04 American Magazine Contents

1955/04 — Cover is a painting by Arthur Sarnoff
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
ARTICLES:
By the Way – Obey or Pay — by The Editor
Are You Getting Your Share of Social Security? by Oveta Culp Hobby
Mr. Speaker–The Dynamo of Capital Hill by Edward Boyd about Sam Rayburn
Things [...]

1955-03 American Magazine Contents

1955/03 — Cover is a photograph by Joseph Ruston
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
ARTICLES:
By the Way by The Editor
How Safe Is Your Youngster? by J. Edgar Hoover
Million-Dollar Boquet by Steve King
Good School Are Worth Fighting For by Jacqueline T. Leonhard
Around America by Rail by Don Eddy
From Newsboy [...]

1951-08 American Magazine Contents

1951/08 — Cover is a painting by Lonnie Bee
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
Something for the Guy by Sarah-Elizabeth Rodger and illustrated by Arthur Sarnoff
See No Evil — A Nero Wolfe Mystery — by Rex Stout and illustrated by Thornton Utz
STORIES:
The Big Gimmick — Storiette by [...]

1951-02 American Magazine Contents

1951/02 — Cover is a painting by Peter Stevens
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
Border Bride by William S. and R. Ross Annett and illustrated by Walter M. Baumhofer
The Cop Killer — A Nero Wolfe Mystery — by Rex Stout and illustrated by Thornton Utz
STORIES:
Stars In Her [...]

1949-12 American Magazine Contents

1949/12 — Cover is a painting by Michael
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
“The Power Devil” by Eustace Cockrell and Herbert Dalmas and illustrated by Walter Baumhofer
“The Gun With Wings” — A Nero Wolfe Mystery — by Rex Stout with illustration by Thornton Utz
STORIES:
“An Orchid a Day” [...]

1949-08 American Magazine Contents

1949/08 — Cover is a painting by Scott Evans
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
I Am Still Alive by Edward Hope and illustrated by Fredric Varady
Murder for the President’s Purse — Mystery by Hugh Pentecost and illustrated by James Bingham
STORIES:
Speak to Me, Darling by Scott Young and [...]

1949-07 American Magazine Contents

1949/07 — Cover is a painting by Walter Baumhofer
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
Slattery’s Hurricane by Herman Wouk and illustrated by Ernest Chiriaka — The basis for the 1949 film of the same title which starred Richard Widmark, Linda Darnell, and Veronica Lake
The Stranger In the Car [...]

1949-06 American Magazine Contents

1949/06 — Cover is a painting by Scott Evans
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
“The Lost Diplomat” by Oscar Schisgall and illustrated by Vincent Guise
“Door to Death” — A Nero Wolfe Mystery — by Rex Stout with illustration by Thornton Utz
STORIES:
“Fisherman’s Blonde” by Ernest K. Gann and [...]

1949-05 American Magazine Contents

1949/05 — Cover is a painting by Walter Baumhofer
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
“Never Let Go” by Dorothea Malm and illustrated by Walter Baumhofer
“The Hidden Witness” — Mystery by George Harmon Coxe
STORIES:
“Girl in a Gondola” by Roul Tunley and illustrated by Tom Lovell
“The Next Horizon” — [...]

1949-04 American Magazine Contents

1949/04 — Cover is a painting by Walter Baumhofer
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
“The Betrayal” by Norma Mansfield and illustrated by James Bingham
“Invitation to Murder” — Mystery by Peter Ordway and illustrated by Bernard D’Andrea
STORIES:
“Walk on Tiptoe” by Marjorie Carter and illustrated by Robert Patterson
“The Man [...]

1949-03 American Magazine Contents

1949/03 — Cover is a painting by Alex Ross
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
“Private Affair” by Oscar Schisgall and illustrated by Tom Lovell
“The Third Man” by Graham Greene and illustrated by Larry Kritcher — This story is the basis for one of the all-time best movies, Carol [...]

1949-01 American Magazine Contents

1949/01 — Cover is a painting by Walter M. Baumhofer
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
“A Few Good Years” by Faith Baldwin and illustrated by Robert Patterson
“Wife of the Victim” — Mystery by Philip Clark
STORIES:
“The Long Honeymoon” by Howard Linn Edsall and illustrated by Al Freudeman
“Swing Miss [...]

1948-11 American Magazine Contents

1948/11 — Cover is a painting by Barbara Schwinn
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
An Invasion of Privacy by Katherine Albert and illustrated by Barbara Schwinn
Omit Flowers — A Nero Wolfe Mystery — by Rex Stout with illustration by Thornton Utz
STORIES:
Do I Love You? by Elizabeth Stowe [...]

1946-05 American Magazine Contents

1946/05 — Cover is a natural color photograph of Jerry Courtney by Patston
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
NOVELS:
The Intruder by James Aswell and illustrated by Pruett Carter
Murder on Tuesday — A Nero Wolfe Mystery — by Rex Stout and illustrated by Jane Huttenloch
STORIES:
Optioned Blonde by Henry [...]

1943-09 American Magazine Contents

1943/09 — Cover is a natural color photograph by Paul A Hesse Studio, model is L.L. Jones, JR., USNR
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
SHORT NOVEL:
“The Dead Man’s Tale” — Complete in this Issue by Hugh Pentecost
SERIAL:
“The Blue Vega” — Conclusion by David Garth
STORIES:
“The Rest of [...]

1943-05 American Magazine Contents

1943/05 — Cover is a natural color photograph by Selwyn, Ltd. of Joan Caulfield
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
SHORT NOVEL:
“The Corpse Was Beautiful” — Complete in this issue by Hugh Pentecost
SERIALS:
“North to Danger” — Part 2 of 4 — by Tom Gill and illustrated by Saul Tepper
“Wild [...]

1943-04 American Magazine Contents

1943/04 — Cover is a color photograph by Patston, the model is Elaine Bassett.
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
SHORT NOVEL:
“The Case of the Beautiful Body” by Kelley Roos
SERIALS:
“The Enemy Sea” — Part 1 of 3 — by Abraham Polonsky and illustrated by Matt Clark
“Hearth Without Fire” — [...]

1943-02 American Magazine Contents

1943/02 — Cover is a natural-color photograph by Patston.
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
SHORT NOVEL:
“The Commonado and the Spotted Cow” — Complete in this issue by I.A.R. Wylie
SERIALS:
“Don’t Catch Me” — Part 2 of 3 — by Richard Powell and illustrated by Mortimer Wilson
Star Bright — Conclusion [...]

1942-07 American Magazine Contents

1942/07 — Cover is a natural color photograph by Selwyn, Ltd.
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
SHORT NOVEL:
“The Wobblefoot” — Complete In This Issue by Dorothy B. Hughes
SERIALS:
“Night Before the Wedding” — Part 2 of 3 — by Noel Pierce
“North to Danger” — Conclusion — by Tom Gill [...]

1942-06 American Magazine Contents

1942/06 — Cover is a color photograph by Thill-Patson.
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
SHORT NOVEL:
“Deadly Is the Diamond” — Complete in this issue by Mignon G. Eberhart
SERIALS:
“Night Before the Wedding” — Part 1 of 3 — by Noel Pierce and illustrated by Fred Ludekens
“North to Danger” — [...]

1941-05 American Magazine Contents

1941/05 — Cover is a color photograph by Thill-Patson.
Complete contents taken from the contents page and from paging through this issue:
SHORT NOVEL:
“Number 1 Wife” – Complete in this issue — By Thelma Strabel
SERIALS:
“Black Water” by Philip Wylie and illustrated by Mario Cooper
“You Go Your Way” by Katharine Brush
STORIES:
“Generals Make Promises” by H. [...]