It was known for it's slightly racy nature and was dedicated to challenging gender roles, moral codes and prohibition.
H.P. Lovecraft was paid $5 each for a series of "Grewsome Tales" which became "Herbert West--Reanimator" and later the magazine published "The Lurking Fear" as a 4 parter. Lovecraft regarded it as a "vile rag" for which he produced "artificial hack-work.
It was renamed "High Life" before closing in 1924.
References[edit | edit source]
- An H. P. Lovecraft Encyclopedia, P. 119
- The Oxford Critical and Cultural History of Modernist Magazines: Volume II: North America 1894-1960, P. 208