A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Saturday, February 25, 2017
2/25/1981 EQMM is forty
February 25, 1981. The issue of Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine with this cover date celebrated the fortieth anniversary of that great institution. It featured stories by Ruth Rendell, Simon Brett, Michael Gilbert, James Holding, and (of course) Edward D. Hoch, among others.