Books Should Be Free is now
Loyal Books
Free Public Domain Audiobooks & eBook Downloads
Search by: Title, Author or Keyword

Astounding Stories, July, 1931   By:

Astounding Stories, July, 1931 by Various

First Page:

ASTOUNDING

STORIES

20ยข

On Sale the First Thursday of Each Month

W. M. CLAYTON, Publisher HARRY BATES, Editor DOUGLAS M. DOLD, Consulting Editor

The Clayton Standard on a Magazine Guarantees

That the stories therein are clean, interesting, vivid, by leading writers of the day and purchased under conditions approved by the Authors' League of America;

That such magazines are manufactured in Union shops by American workmen;

That each newsdealer and agent is insured a fair profit;

That an intelligent censorship guards their advertising pages.

The other Clayton magazines are:

ACE HIGH MAGAZINE, RANCH ROMANCES, COWBOY STORIES, CLUES, FIVE NOVELS MONTHLY, ALL STAR DETECTIVE STORIES, RANGELAND LOVE STORY MAGAZINE, WESTERN ADVENTURES, and WESTERN LOVE STORIES.

More than Two Million Copies Required to Supply the Monthly Demand for Clayton Magazines.

VOL. VII, No. 1 CONTENTS JULY, 1931

COVER DESIGN H. W. WESSO Painted in Water Colors from a Scene in "The Doom from Planet 4."

THE DOOM FROM PLANET 4 JACK WILLIAMSON 5 A Ray of Fire, Green, Mysterious, Stabs Through the Night to Dan on His Ship. It Leads Him to an Island of Unearthly Peril.

THE HANDS OF ATEN H. G. WINTER 20 Out of the Solid Ice Craig Hews Three Long Frozen Egyptians and Is at Once Caught Up into Amazing Adventure. (A Complete Novelette.)

THE DIAMOND THUNDERBOLT H. THOMPSON RICH 46 Locked in a Rocket and Fired into Space! Such Was the Fate which Awaited Young Stoddard at the End of the Diamond Trail!

THE SLAVE SHIP FROM SPACE A. R. HOLMES 68 Three Kidnapped Earthlings Show Xantra of the Tillas How "Docile" Earth Slaves Can Be.

THE REVOLT OF THE MACHINES NAT SCHACHNER AND ARTHUR L. ZAGAT 86 Something in the Many Faceted Mind of the Master Machine Spurs It to Diabolical Revolt Against the Authority of Its Human Masters.

THE EXILE OF TIME RAY CUMMINGS 109 Only Near the End of the World Does Fate Catch Up with Tugh, the Cripple Who Ran Amuck Through Time. ( Conclusion. )

THE READERS' CORNER ALL OF US 129 A Meeting Place for Readers of Astounding Stories.

Single Copies, 20 Cents In Canada, 25 Cents Yearly Subscription, $2.00

Issued monthly by The Clayton Magazines, Inc., 80 Lafayette Street, New York, N. Y. W. M. Clayton, President; Francis P. Pace, Secretary. Entered as second class matter December 7, 1929, at the Post Office at New York, N. Y., under Act of March 3, 1879. Title registered as a Trade Mark in the U. S. Patent Office. Member Newsstand Group. For advertising rates address The Newsstand Group, Inc., 80 Lafayette Street, New York; or The Wrigley Bldg., Chicago.

The Doom from Planet 4

By Jack Williamson

[Illustration: For long seconds he was plunging down through space. ]

[Sidenote: A ray of fire, green, mysterious, stabs through the night to Dan on his ship. It leads him to an island of unearthly peril.]

"S O S. S O S. S O S." Three short, three long, three short, the flashes winked from the dark headland. Dan McNally, master and owner of the small and ancient trading schooner, Virginia , caught the feeble flickering light from the island as he strode across the fore deck. He stopped, stared at the looming black line of land beneath the tropical stars... Continue reading book >>




eBook Downloads
ePUB eBook
• iBooks for iPhone and iPad
• Nook
• Sony Reader
Kindle eBook
• Mobi file format for Kindle
Read eBook
• Load eBook in browser
Text File eBook
• Computers
• Windows
• Mac

Review this book



Popular Genres
More Genres
Languages
Paid Books