Illustrated paper cover in colors.
Printed in double columns.
"April 30, 1924"--Cover.
"Stories of adventure"--Cover.
"The situation of the forlorn boys seemed well nigh desperate. The stones which they flung down fell with a terrific crash. But so dexterously did Shamo and his men shelter themselves behind the protecting crag that not one was hurt."--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 chapters 20-21 of the story: Breaking the record, or, Around the world in thirty-three days / by William Wade.
Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 551.