Powerful Novel of Star-Born Savagery
The Last Two Alive!
by Alfred Coppel
Aram Jerrold watched helplessly as Kaldor V’s beast-rockets screamed into the Void and knew that this was cosmic Armageddon... the crimson horror of Space-war would smash Galactic Civilization utterly and forever! Yet in his tortured mind a voice from the past commanded: “You must save something from the ruins!”
Carry Me Home — Space Adventure Novelet
by C. Liddell
Rohan knew that the fog-shrouded Venusian mountaintop held an eternal Pool, where blood-red rubies, emerald idols and rich yellow gold sparkled in darkling depths. He knew also that the treasure had a Guardian: A Monster... or possibly a god...
Mitkey Rides Again — Space Adventure Novelet
by Fredric Brown
The science-fiction event of the year! Mitkey, the world-famous Starmouse, returns after ten years... and finds the strange and sinister King Whitey plotting to conquer the world! But what can Mitkey do — space-wrecked way up on the moon?
Sidewinders From Sirius — Thrilling Short Story
by Fox B. Holden
The treacherous aliens from Outer Space gave Earth six months to surrender or be destroyed... but Vice-colonel Gaylord Kram, fearless ace of Terrestrial G-2, had a daring plan: Why not surrender now?
Cargo To Callisto — Thrilling Short Story
by Jay B. Drexel
Four Aarnian criminals, vicious and deadly, fled silently into the Martian night; and grimly the Patrol threw out an airtight dragnet. Nothing human could have escaped... but what’s human about an Aarnian?
Machine Of Klamugra — Thrilling Short Story
by Allen K. Lang
The two Earthlings stood at the brink of that vast stone amphitheater, staring down at a mass of million-year clockwork. This was the Machine... and soon it would judge them for their crime against Mars!
Final Mission — Thrilling Short Story
by John D. MacDonald
In that antiseptic society, thirteen hell-raising old space-warriors were obsolete as brass knuckles in a debate. So brass-bands played, and brass-hats brayed... and a coffin-ship left for the stars...
Mars Is — Hell! — Special Feature
by Forrest J. Ackerman
Dianetics: A Door To The Future — Special Feature
by James Blish
The Vizigraph — Letters from Readers
P.S.’s Feature Flash — Special Feature
by C. Liddell