Illustrated paper cover in colors.
Printed in double columns.
"May 7, 1924"--Cover.
"Stories of adventure"--Cover.
"Never stopping to think what the result might be, he gathered his muscles together, and with a swift, agile bound was upon the hideous serpent. His face was actually bloodless-his eyes gleaming-his teeth set."--Cover illustrated caption.
Includes advertisements, short filler items, and 7 short articles: Current news, Good reading, Interesting radio news and hints, Items of interest, Laughs, Brief but pointed, and Items of interest.
Includes chapter 21 of the story: Breaking the record, or, Around the world in thirty-three days / by William Wade.
Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 552.