Boys' Life

May 1931

Vol. 21 - N° 05

68 pages
J.C. White



Double Play!
Illus. by Robert A. Graef
Harold M. Sherman 5
The Young Sky Riders
Illus. by William Heaslip
Eustace L. Adams 16
His Own Star
Illus. by Louis G. Schroeder
Russell Gordon Carter 20

Short Stories

The Reader of Signs
Illus. by Harry H.A. Burne
S.T. James 8
The Demi-Semi Curve
Illus. by Lowe Biedenmeister
Ralph Henry Barbour 10
Making Tracks
Illus. by Edgar McGraw
Edward L. Sabin 13
The Fourth Fighter
Illus. by Robert A. Graef
Allen Field 14


Shark Fishing - and Some Other Yarns J. Walker McSpadden 12
Air Mail Pilot Myron Morris 18
It's a Great Old World - Scientific Crystal-Gazing - "Free" Ballooning - An Airplane Junkman - "Runaways" Grandpa - Old Models for Sale   24
What's New in the News   26
Geological Hikes by Request
Illus. by the author
Dan Beard 27
The Pitch-and-Run Shot
Illus. by the author
Sol Metzger 28


Editorial Page James E. West 22
The Scout World James E. West 23
The Radio Listening Post Orrin E. Dunlap, Jr., Editor 30
The Readers' Page   32
Dan Beard's Scouting Section Dan Beard 36
The Landing Field Augustus Post, Editor 44
Sea Scouting   46
Think and Grin Francis J. Rigney, Editor 48
Puzzlecraft   54
World Brotherhood of Boys   61
Stamps O.W. Simons 62

Thanks to Matt Horbal for images of this issue