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Friday, March 4, 2011

PULP NOW: PULP 1ST!

PULP NOW: PULP 1ST!

A NEW PULP SPECIFIC COLUMN BY MARK HALEGUA DEBUTS TODAY OVER AT THE COMICS RELATED BLOG WITH A BIT OF PULP HISTORY . . .

Frank Munsey published the first pulp magazine in 1896, Argosy. The last pulp magazine, Ranch Romances, was published in 1972.

Between those two years, pulps were in their heyday roughly from 1915 through 1941.

And, in those years there was mayhem, action, murder, romance, mystery, adventure, and thrills.

Mostly for a dime.

FOR THE FULL COLUMN CLICK HERE

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