Illustrated paper cover in colors.
Printed in double columns.
"October 24, 1917"--Title page.
"Stories of adventure"--Title page.
"Judge Morton had seized him by the collar and shook him, and George, maddened by the wine he had drank, snatched the bottle up and dealt his fater a stunning blow on the head, breaking the bottle and felling the Judge to the floor."--Cover.
Includes advertisements and 8 short articles: Help your country!, Current news, News of the day, The news in short articles, Facts worth reading, Good current news articles, Grins and Chuckles, and Articles of all kinds.
Includes chapter 14 of the story: Out for money, or, A poor boy's chance in a big city / by J. P. Richards.
Includes chapter 16 of the story: Hustling Joe Brown, or, The boy who kept the town clock / by William Wade.
Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 211.