After years of rejection slips Howard finally sold a short caveman tale titled “Spear and Fang”, which netted him the sum of $16 and introduced him to the readers of a struggling pulp called Weird Tales. Spear and Fang is a story of conflict between Cro-Magnons and Neanderthals.
- The Werewolf of Ponkert • [Tales of the Werewolf Clan] • novelette by H. Warner Munn
- The Death Cure • short story by Paul S. Powers
- Farthingale’s Poppy • short story by Eli Colter
- The Sudden Death of Luke A. Lucas • short story by Harold E. Somerville
- The White Queen of the Corolans (Part 1 of 2) • serial by Arthur Thatcher
- The Plant-Thing • short story by R. G. Macready
- The Red Lily • short story by John Lee Mahin, Jr.
- The Unnamable • [Randolph Carter] • short story by H. P. Lovecraft
- The Wonderful Thing • short story by Henry S. Whitehead
- Fidel Bassin • non-genre • short story by W. J. Stamper
- The Stranger from Kurdistan • [Ismeddin] • short story by E. Hoffmann Price
- Hurled into the Infinite (Part 2 of 2) • serial by J. Schlossel
- Spear and Fang • short story by Robert E. Howard
- The Three Low Masses • short story by Alphonse Daudet (trans. of Les trois messes basses 1875)
- The End of the Horror • [Servants of Satan • 5] • essay by Seabury Quinn
- The Dream of Death • short story by Elwood F. Pierce
- The Conqueror • poem by Adrian Pordelorrar
- Clay-Covered Justice • short story by Jan Dirk
- The Eyrie • (1924) • interior artwork by Andrew Brosnatch
|Publisher :||Popular Fiction Publishing Company|
|Year :||July 1925|
|Replica by:||Girasol Collectables January 2005|
|Cover :||Andrew Brosnatch|
|Illustrations :||Listed under notes|
Weird Tales Volume 6 Number 1.
“The Three Low Masses” was translated from the French by Farnsworth Wright.
Data from the Girasol Collectibles facsimile of this issue.