Big Detective Cases - July 1943
Rare Canadian true crime magazine. Many photographs (b&w). Editorial addresses rise in sex crime in Canada.
Includes 'Toronto's Ravished Lilac Girl' by Al Rucker, about the murder of Viola Thompson; 'Snaring Buffalo's Daring Chain-Store Robbers,' by Stanley Upton; 'The Career of Thomas Shorty Bryans - Canada's Public Enemy No. 2' by John Russell; 'Smashing London's Badger-Game Racketeers' by Joseph F. Tensee, about the 1932 blackmails of Frederick Dunlop and Walter Moncton in London, Ontario; 'Death Beckons at Breakfast' by Al Forrest, about the murder of Anderson Buchanan in Toronto; 'Unravelling the Mystery Slaying of John Penny' by C. V. Tench about the Winnipeg murder; 'Bizarre Mystery of the Oriental Scientist' by Stewart Comstock, about a 1926 Tokyo mystery.
Toronto: Super Publications, 1943.
Softcover. Very good. Some pencil markings.