The Amazing Years – February 2017


    We continue on with our monthly ten-year-anniversary of the magazine. This is the first month for which we will be including a contemporary issue of the magazine, our very first. More non-fiction than fiction, our 2012 issue did feature two reprints of stories that had previously been published in earlier renditions of the magazine.

    Summer 2012 Volume 0, Number 1 Summer 2012* **

    Steve Davidson, Editor
    The Experimenter Publishing Company

    $2.99 per copy (electronic)

    Bedsheet (nominally)
    164 pages


    Tool Dresser’s Law by Jack Clemons
    Will Little Note, Nor Long Remember by Jack Clemons

    Volume 71, Number 1, Spring 1999*

    Kim Mohan, Editor
    Wizards of the Coast

    $4.95 per copy

    100 pages


    Revelations by Chris Metzen and Sam Moore
    Hillary Orbits Venus by Pamela Sargent
    Hieratic Realignment by Barry N. Malzberg
    The Roar Shack by James C. Bassett
    Instant Labor by Douglas Lain
    An Air of Deception by J. Gregory Keyes
    No Good Deed Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    A Night at the Opera by Charlene Brusso
    Luna Incognita by Mary Soon Lee

    Volume 61, Number 6 March 1987*

    Patrick L. Price, Editor
    TSR, Inc.

    $1.75 per copy

    164 pages


    Dat-Tay-Vao by F. Paul Wilson
    The Castaway by Phillip C. Jennings
    O Civile by Sister M. Anne Arkee O. S. F.
    Uphill Climb by Robert J. Sawyer
    The Eels by Shelton Arnel Johnson
    A Tale at Rilling’s Inn by Nancy Varian Berberick
    In the Eyes of the Pilot by Bruce Boston
    Etchings of Her Memories by Richard A. Lupoff
    Kleinism by Arthur L. Klein
    When the Haloperidol Runs Out and the Blue Fairy Never Comes by Shirley Weinland
    Dreamtigers by Robert Frazier
    A Detached Interpretation of Voyager’s Greeting to the Extraterrestrials by John Devin
    Under Her Skin by Susan Casper
    Kleinism (Amazing Stories, March 1987) by Arthur L. Klein
    Through Time and Space With Ferdinand Feghoot: theta by Reginald Bretnor
    Light Fantastic by Rosemary Edghill
    Relative Distances: Nantucket 12-29-85 by Robert Frazier

    Volume 50, Number 4 March 1977*

    Ted White, Editor
    Ultimate Publishing

    $1.00 per copy

    134 pages


    Alec’s Anabasis by Robert F. Young
    Shibboleth by Barry N. Malzberg
    Our Vanishing Triceratops by Joseph F. Pumilia and Steven Utley
    The Bentfin Boomer Girl Comes Thru by Richard A. Lupoff
    The Recruiter by Glen Cook
    Two of a Kind by Rich Brown
    Those Thrilling Days of Yesteryear by Jack C. Haldeman, II
    An Animal Crime of Passion by Vol Haldeman

    Volume 40, Number 10 February 1967

    Joseph Ross, Editor
    Ultimate Publishing

    .50 per copy

    164 pages


    Two Days Running and Then Skip a Day by Ron Goulart
    Tumithak of the Corridors by Charles R. Tanner
    Methuselah, Ltd. by Richard Barr and Wallace West
    The Man with Common Sense by James E. Gunn
    Born Under Mars (Part 2 of 2) by John Brunner

    Volume 31, Number 2 February 1957

    Paul W. Fairman, Editor
    Ziff-Davids Publishing Company

    .35 per copy

    132 pages


    Equation of Doom by unknown
    Home Is Where You Left It by Milton Lesser
    The Next Time We Die by Robert Moore Williams
    Deadly Decoy by Robert Silverberg and Randall Garrett
    Quest of the Golden Ape (Part 2 of 3) by Paul W. Fairman and Milton Lesser
    Gusher on the Seine by uncredited

    Volume 21, Number 2 February 1947

    Raymond A. Palmer, Editor
    Ziff-Davis Publishing Company

    .25 per copy

    180 pages


    Orphan of Atlans by William L. Hamling
    Blabbermouth by Theodore Sturgeon
    Land of the Damned by Berkeley Livingston
    The House by Rog Phillips
    Caution: Dead Man at Work by Arthur T. Harris

    Volume 11, Number 1 February 1937

    T. O’Conor Sloane, Editor
    Teck Publications, Inc

    .25 per copy

    148 Pages


    The Planet of Perpetual Night by John Edwards
    Prometheus by Arthur K. Barnes
    “By Jove!” (Part 1 of 3) by Dr. Walter Rose
    Denitro by Stanton A. Coblentz
    The Last Neanderthal Man by Isaac R. Nathanson

    Volume 1, Number 11 February 1927

    Hugo Gernsback, Editor
    Experimenter Publishing Company

    .25 per copy

    108 pages


    The Land That Time Forgot (Part 1 of 3) by Edgar Rice Burroughs
    On the Martian Way by H. G. Bishop
    The First Men in the Moon (Part 3 of 3) by H. G. Wells
    New Stomachs For Old by W. Alexander
    The Eleventh Hour by William MacHarg and Edwin Balmer
    The Thought Machine by Ammianus Macellinus
    The Second Deluge (Part 4 of 4) by Garrett P. Serviss

    *as close as we can come, given the varied publishing history of the magazine
    ** our first two issues were produced as “relaunch prelaunch” issues and were given a volume number of 0


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