Vintage Detective Magazines - Daring Detective (October 1938) / Front Page Detective (August 1968) / True Detective (July 1969)


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Daring Detective / October 1938 - "Flaming Death! Solving Texas' Strangest Murder"

Quarto. 82 pp. Good condition. Front cover separated along upper half, light wear to fore-edge. Otherwise, bright and sharp.

Front Page Detective / August 1968 - "Dillinger!"

Quarto. 80 pp. Very good condition. Light scuffing at forecorners.

True Detective / July 1969 - "The party was over when Ann was strangled"

Quarto. 78 pp. Good condition. Short note in ink on back cover ("we were here but nobody home"). Light rubbing. This issue teaches an important lesson that few people have truly learned: nothing ruins a party like a vicious strangling in the middle of the dance floor.

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