Author: Doris V. Sutherland

Amazing Histories, September 1926: Novel Matters

Amazing Histories, September 1926: Novel Matters

the sixth issue of Amazing Stories focuses on novel excerpts rather than short stories, but what novel excerpts they are! Read More »

Amazing Histories, August 1926: The Mind Electric

Amazing Histories, August 1926: The Mind Electric

A recurring theme in Amazing Stories #5 is the alteration of the human mind. Read More »

Amazing Histories, July 1926: Science or Fantasy?

Amazing Histories, July 1926: Science or Fantasy?

In issue four of Amazing Stories, Hugo Gernsback editorializes about how much science should appear in stories in his magazine; but, does the fiction deliver? Read More »

Amazing Histories, June 1926: World’s End and Wacky Inventions

Amazing Histories, June 1926: World’s End and Wacky Inventions

What strange stories would be put in front of readers of the third issue of Amazing Stories? Read More »

Amazing Histories, May 1926: The Stories Continue

Amazing Histories, May 1926: The Stories Continue

A creature resembling a cross between a moth, an owl and a devil fish stares into a transparent, ovoid object. Behind it is a landscape of red cliffs and weird buildings; other members of the creature’s race can be seen flying above a body of water. ... Read More »

Amazing Histories, April 1926: The Dawn of Scientifiction

Amazing Histories, April 1926: The Dawn of Scientifiction

Doris V. Sutherland kicks off a new series, reviewing Amazing Stories - from the beginning! Read More »