Illustrated paper cover in colors.
Printed in double columns.
"June 12, 1918"--Title page.
"Stories of adventure"--Title page.
" "Ah, who's going to run the engine now?" asked one of the men with a laugh. "I am!" shouted a voice, and a tall man with long, white hair and beard suddenly appeared in their midst. "--Cover.
Includes advertisements and 7 short articles: Help your country!, Current news, Items of general interest, From all points, Good current news articles, Grins and chuckles, and Interesting topics.
Includes chapters 9-10 of the story: Sent on the road, or, A smart boy in business / by J. P. Richards.
Includes chapter 9 of the story: Peary's boy guide, or, Icebound in the arctic / by William Wade.
Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 244.