Standard, 1940 Series
 

Series Timeline

See series details by issue (displays one row per issue with no gaps, by the regular issue sort order)

This page attempts to show how the issues in this series were published over time by laying them out in a timeline with alternately gray or white rows roughly corresponding to months. The correspondence is less accurate for bi-monthly, quarterly or annual books. Weekly or other more-frequent-than-monthly issues are simply grouped into the same color row by month.

The timeline feature depends on the key date field to order issues into a timeline. Please note that if the key dates are not filled out to correspond to the publication months of the issues, then the timeline will not be accurate.

Key Date Pub. Date Volume Number Indicia Publisher Brand Pages Price Frequency
1940-02-00 February 1940 1 1 (1) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-03-10 March 1940 1 2 (2) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-04-10 April 1940 1 3 (3) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-05-10 May 1940 2 1 (4) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-06-10 June 1940 2 2 (5) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-07-00 July 1940 2 3 (6) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-08-10 August 1940 ? 1 (7) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-09-00 September 1940 3 2 (8) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-10-10 October 1940 3 3 (9) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-11-00 November 1940 4 1 (10) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1940-12-10 December 1940 ? 2 (11) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1941-01-00 January 1941 4 3 (12) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1941-02-10 February 1941 ? 13 Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1941-03-10 March 1941 5 2 (14) Better Publications   68 0.10 USD Monthly
1941-04-00 April 1941 5 3 (15) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1941-05-10 May 1941 ? 16 Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1941-06-10 June 1941 ? 17 Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1941-07-00 July 1941 6 3 (18) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1941-08-00 August 1941 7 1 (19) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1941-09-00 September 1941 7 2 (20) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1941-10-00 October 1941 7 3 (21) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1941-11-10 November 1941 ? 22 Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1941-12-10 December 1941 ? 23 Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1942-01-10 January 1942 ? 24 Better Publications, Inc.   ? ?
1942-02-00 February 1942 9 1 (25) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-03-00 March 1942 9 2 (26) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-04-00                
1942-05-00 May 1942 9 3 (27) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-06-00 June 1942 10 1 (28) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-07-00                
1942-08-10 August 1942 10 2 (29) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-09-00                
1942-10-00 October 1942 10 3 (30) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly
1942-11-10 November 1942 ? 31 Better Publications, Inc.   ? 0.10 USD ?
1942-12-00                
1943-01-10 January 1943 ? 32 Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD ?
1943-02-00 February 1943 11 3 (33) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly, except December, April and June
1943-03-00 March 1943 12 1 (34) Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly except December, April and June
1943-04-00                
1943-05-00 May 1943   35 Better Publications, Inc.   68 0.10 USD monthly, except December, April, and June
1943-06-00                
1943-07-10 July 1943 1 36 Better Publications, Inc.   60 0.10 USD monthly
1943-08-10 August 1943 ? 37 ? ? 60 0.10 USD ?
1943-09-00                
1943-10-10 October 1943 ? 38 ? ? 60 0.10 USD ?
1943-11-00                
1943-12-10 December 1943 ? 39 ? ? 60 0.10 USD ?
1944-01-00                
1944-02-10 February 1944 ? 40 ? ? 60 0.10 USD ?
1944-03-00                
1944-04-10 April 1944   41 Standard Magazines, Inc.   60 0.10 USD bimonthly
1944-05-00                
1944-06-10 June 1944   42 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD bimonthly
1944-07-00                
1944-08-10 August 1944 ? 43 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1944-09-00                
1944-10-10 October 1944 ? 44 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD Bi-monthly
1944-11-00                
1944-12-10 December 1944 ? 45 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1945-01-00                
1945-02-10 February 1945 ? 46 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1945-03-00                
1945-04-10 April 1945   47 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD bimonthly
1945-05-00                
1945-06-10 June 1945 ? 48 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1945-07-00                
1945-08-00 August 1945 ? 49 ?   52 0.10 USD ?
1945-09-00                
1945-10-10 October 1945 ? 50 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1945-11-00                
1945-12-10 December 1945 ? 51 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1946-01-00                
1946-02-10 February 1946   52 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD bimonthly
1946-03-00                
1946-04-10 April 1946 ? 53 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1946-05-00                
1946-06-10 June 1946 ? 54 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1946-07-00                
1946-08-10 August 1946 ? 55 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1946-09-00                
1946-10-10 October 1946 ? 56 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1946-11-00                
1946-12-10 December 1946 ? 57 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1947-01-00                
1947-02-10 February 1947 ? 58 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1947-03-00                
1947-04-00 April 1947   59 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD every other month
1947-05-00                
1947-06-10 June 1947 ? 60 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1947-07-00                
1947-08-00 August 1947 ? 61 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1947-09-00                
1947-10-10 October 1947 ? 62 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1947-11-00                
1947-12-10 December 1947 ? 63 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1948-01-00                
1948-02-10 February 1948 ? 64 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1948-03-00                
1948-04-10 April 1948 ? 65 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1948-05-00                
1948-06-10 June 1948 ? 66 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1948-07-00                
1948-08-10 August 1948 ? 67 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1948-09-00                
1948-10-00 October 1948 ? 68 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1948-11-00                
1948-12-10 December 1948 ? 69 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1949-01-00                
1949-02-10 February 1949   70 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD every other month
1949-03-00                
1949-04-10 April 1949 ? 71 Standard Magazines, Inc.   52 0.10 USD ?
1949-05-00                
1949-06-00 June 1949 ? 72 ? Standard Comics 52 0.10 USD ?
1949-07-00                
1949-08-00 August 1949 ? 73 ? Standard Comics 36 0.10 USD every other month
1949-09-00                
1949-10-00 October 1949 ? 74 Standard Magazines, Inc. Standard Comics 36 0.10 USD ?
1949-11-00                
1949-12-00                
1950-01-10 January 1950 ? 75 Standard Magazines, Inc. Standard Comics 36 0.10 USD ?
1950-02-00                
1950-03-00                
1950-04-10 April 1950 ? 76 Standard Magazines, Inc. Standard Comics 36 0.10 USD ?
1950-05-00                
1950-06-00                
1950-07-10 July 1950 ? 77 Standard Magazines, Inc. Standard Comics 36 0.10 USD ?
1950-08-00                
1950-09-00                
1950-10-00 October 1950   78 Standard Magazines, Inc. Standard Comics 36 0.10 USD quarterly
1950-11-00                
1950-12-00                
1951-01-10 January 1951 ? 79 Standard Magazines, Inc. Standard Comics 36 0.10 USD ?
1951-02-00                
1951-03-00                
1951-04-10 April 1951   80 Standard Magazines, Inc. Standard Comics 36 0.10 USD Quarterly