The genre of pulp fiction was most popular in the first half of the 20th century and still going strong. Cover art played a major role in the marketing of pulp magazines.
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In South Africa we had our own version of pulp fiction, the photo magazine story. They were extremely popular in South Africa in the 60s, 70s and 80s. Various titles such as Tessa, Grensvegter and
Kid Colt were produced by Republican Press.