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Magazine Art: Adventure magazine

Begun in 1910 as a way for publisher Ridgway to tap into a new market, it specialized in stories of danger and thrills. At this time other pulp and popular magazines contained a wide variety of stories ranging from danger to romance (even when these are not the same thing). Its creation was a logical response to the success of pulps like ARGOSY, which by 1910 were selling hundreds of thousands of copies of each issue; but the focus on adventure was something new. It survived, in one form or anot...



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Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
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Artist: Source: Vintage Magazine Seller ephemeraforever.com Restoration: magscanner
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Up in the Arctic, the sled dogs are fighting with each other, and with the explorer, who is defending himself with a knife as one dog takes a bite out of his arm. Artist: Source: matthew42383 Restoration by:
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure Novels and Short Stories, magazine covers, vintage magazines,...
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Artist: Source: Vintage Magazine Seller ephemeraforever.com Restoration: magscanner
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Artist: Source: Vintage Magazine Seller ephemeraforever.com Restoration: magscanner
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Artist: Source: Vintage Magazine Seller ephemeraforever.com Restoration: magscanner Artist: Source: Magazine seller ephemeraforever.com Restoration: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Artist: Source: eBay seller millcliff
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, parrot, sailing ship
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Artist: Source: Vintage Magazine Seller ephemeraforever.com Restoration: magscanner
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Artist: Source: Vintage Magazine Seller ephemeraforever.com Restoration: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Artist: Source: Vintage Magazine Seller ephemeraforever.com Restoration: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Artist: Source: eBay seller ThomasC at American Art Archives Restoration by: ThomasC
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Source: Steve Miller Image Restoration: magscanner
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Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Adventure, romance, Ridgway, war, Westerns, cowboys,...
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
by Hubert Rogers
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Man in pith helmet and with red bandanna around his neck holds an automatic pistol in his right hand as he looks around at his left. Contant: stories by Arthur O. Friel, H. Bedford-Jones, L. Patrick Greene, R. R. Buckley, R. V. Gery, and Hugh Pendexter. Artist: Hubert Rogers Source: Tak Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, danger, watchful, worried, scanning
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
by Walter M. Baumhofer
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Barefoot rifleman sits astride the horse of the Conquistador's statue, firing at the oncoming horde. "The Knife," by Robert Carse. Artist: Walter M. Baumhofer Source: Mr. Door Tree Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
by Gerard C. Delano
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Big white hunter, shirtless on safari with bearer and elephant; now, this is adventure. Canadian edition. Artist: Gerard C. Delano Source: Ross L. Dobbin estate
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Africa, jungle
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
by Rafael De Soto
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Sailor taking a shrunken head turns to fire his automatic pistol at someone who has just shot an arrow at him (missing him). Stories about the South Seas, wartime Germany, medieval France, and the frontier west. Artist: Rafael De Soto Source: Penny Round Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, tribe, head-shrinkers, natives, pagans, attack, fire
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
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Artist: Source: eBay seller ThomasC at American Art Archives Restoration by: ThomasC
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Adventure, romance, Ridgway, war, Westerns, cowboys,...
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
by Charles Durant
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Devious Eastern gentleman about to make a fool of some silly Western guy. King Taotai by Charles Gilson. Artist: Charles Durant Source: Ross L. Dobbin estate
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, yellow peril, China
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Artist: Source: eBay seller ThomasC at American Art Archives Restoration by: ThomasC
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Adventure, romance, Ridgway, war, Westerns, cowboys,...
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Artist: Source: eBay seller ThomasC at American Art Archives Restoration by: ThomasC
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Latin, maybe Mexican, man lights a cigarette while standing near a wall with a wanted poster. Content: stories by Talbot Mundy, Georges Surdez, W. C. Tuttle, Charles L. Clifford, and L. Patrick Greene. Artist: Source: Tak Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, bandido, dark, illuminated, spark
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
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Asian guy with long fingernails burns paper covered with Chinese-like characters, while in the background a White Guy in a pith helmet, automatic held at the ready, sneaks in to pursue him. Looks like a White Peril story. Content: tales of The Orient, Australian Frontier, Filipino Headhunters, and Mutiny on the High Seas. Artist: Source: Tak Restoration by: magscanner
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Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, China, night, betrayal, mystery, codes, message, attack
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
by Maurice Bower
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From the research library of Twentieth-Century Fox Pictures comes this image of two sailors adrift in a life-raft, either fishing for shark or trying to regain their anchor. My bet is on the sailors. A. H. Hoenninger, "The Pig-Boat and the Pup," and Brian O'Brien, "Tuppenny Talisman." Artist: Maurice Bower Source: Photographer PopKulture
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Source: The John Datson LaRue pulp collection Image Processing by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Artist: Source: Vintage Magazine Seller ephemeraforever.com Restoration: magscanner
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Source: The John Datson LaRue pulp collection Image Processing by: magscanner
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Source: The John Datson LaRue pulp collection Image Processing by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
by Walter M. Baumhofer
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Oriental assassin seems to have dipped his knife in something green from the box, probably poison. "The War Lord of Darkness," by Erle Stanley Gardner. Artist: Walter M. Baumhofer Source: Mr. Door Tree Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Incarnated spirit of Prester John. ADVENTURE is on its way! Artist: Source: Photographer PopKulture
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Source: Bob Correll, who sells on eBay as pike1920 Image Processing by: magscanner Our Sponsors:
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Adventure, romance, Ridgway, war, Westerns, cowboys,...
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
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Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Adventure, romance, Ridgway, war, Westerns, cowboys,...
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Artist: Source: eBay seller norbooks. Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Source: Pulp collector and dealer Rob Preston Image Processing by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Source: The John Datson LaRue pulp collection Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
by Edgar Franklin Wittmack
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Artist: Edgar Franklin Wittmack Source: The John Datson LaRue pulp collection Image Processing by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Adventure, Edgar Franklin Wittmack, ship, weather, bosun's...
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Vultures fly in overhead, circling around you, and it's a good bet you're in trouble somehow. Content: stories by J. D. Newsom, Alan LeMay, Gordon young, Hugh Pendexter, George E. holt, and Henry LaCossitt. Artist: Source: Tak Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, death, carrion, compost, goodbye
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A couple of tough guys and a sailing ship. Pirates? Corsairs? "The Bloody Decks of Every," by H. Bedford-Jones. Artist: Source: Mr. Door Tree Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Artist: Source: eBay seller ThomasC at American Art Archives Restoration by: ThomasC
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Source: Steve Miller Image Restoration: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Adventure, romance, Ridgway, war, Westerns, cowboys,...
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
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Source: The John Datson LaRue pulp collection Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
by Hubert Rogers
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Tough fighter is about to hit you out of the field, never mind the lei and the flower behind his right ear. Artist: Hubert Rogers Source: eBay seller mybckpages Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Artist: Source: eBay seller ThomasC at American Art Archives Restoration by: ThomasC
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Source: Steve Miller Image Restoration: magscanner
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Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Adventure, romance, Ridgway, war, Westerns, cowboys,...
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Source: Bob Correll, who sells on eBay as pike1920 Image Processing by: magscanner Our Sponsors:
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Source: The John Datson LaRue pulp collection Restoration by: magscanner
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Source: The John Datson LaRue pulp collection Restoration by: magscanner
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Skull and artifacts from a Mayan tomb. Artist: Source: eBay seller ThomasC at American Art Archives, which also has its own wonderful website about American illustrators
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Source: Steve Miller Image Restoration: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Adventure, romance, Ridgway, war, Westerns, cowboys,...
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Source: Steve Miller Image Restoration: magscanner
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Source: The John Datson LaRue pulp collection Image Processing by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, magazine covers, vintage magazines, advertising art, vintage...
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Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, Adventure, romance, Ridgway, war, Westerns, cowboys,...
Magazine Art: Adventure magazine
by Wendell Galloway
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Black African warriors with long spears and long shields covered with leather, walking up a slope to the right. "o Dark Africa -- and Beyond!" Artist: Wendell Galloway Source: Tak Restoration by: magscanner
Topics: Adventure Pulps, Adventure magazine, native, warfare, danger, conquest