The Covers of Mammoth Detective


33 issues of Mammoth Detective were published between 1942 and 1947 and they all lived up to their name.  Initially, an average issue of Mammoth Detective was 322 pages long but eventually, it was reduced down to 178 pages.  That was still too many pages for the magazine survive the paper shortages of World War II.

Mammoth Detective cover artists included Robert Gibson Jones, Harold McCauley, and James Axelrod.  Check out some samples of their work below:

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by Robert Gibson Jones

by Robert Gibson Jones

by Robert Gibson Jones

by James Axlerod

by Harold McCauley

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