All the western covers in this list are selected for quality and suggestiveness. We will add more images as we find more covers which comply with the aforementioned characteristics.
 


 
 
 
 

1883

 

GOLDEN ARGOSY - May 12, 1883

 

 

 

 

1908

 

ARGOSY - November 1908

 

 

 

 

1909

 

BUFFALO BILL STORIES - January 30, 1909

 

 

 

 

1912

 

ADVENTURE - July 1912

 

 

 

 

1914

 

ADVENTURE - November 1914

 

 

 

 

1919

 

ADVENTURE - May 18, 1919ADVENTURE - August 3, 1919ALL STORY WEEKLY - December 27, 1919

 

 

 

 

1923

 

SHORT STORIES - January 25, 1923

 

 

 

 

1924

 

THE POPULAR MAGAZINE - April 20, 1924

 

 

 

 

1925

 

SHORT STORIES - June 10, 1925THE POPULAR MAGAZINE - September 7, 1925

 

 

 

 

1926

 

FRONTIER STORIES - May 1926

 

 

 

 

1927

 

THE POPULAR STORIES - October 1, 1927ACTION STORIES May 1927

 

 

 

 

1928

 

SHORT STORIES - March 25, 1928THE POPULAR - September 7, 1928

 

 

 

 

1929

 

WEST - October 30, 1929WEST - October 2, 1929

 

 

 

 

1932

 

ACE-HIGH - November 3, 1932BLACK MASK - November 1932

 

 

 

 

1934

 

WESTERN STORY - March 31, 1934ALL WESTERN MAGAZINE - April 1934FIVE NOVELS - May 1934

 

 

 

 

1935

 

STAR WESTERN - December 1935SHORT STORIES - September 10, 1935

 

 

 

 

1936

 

WEST - June 1936

 

 

 

 

1937

 

WILD WEST - February 13, 1937FRONTIER STORIES - Winter 1937

 

 

 

 

1938

 

WESTERN STORY- May 14, 1938SHORT STORIES - March 10, 1938

 

 

 

 

1939

 

WESTERN STORY MAGAZINE - September, 1939FRONTIER STORIES - Summer 1939WESTERN STORY - November 18, 1939
 
 
 
 
 
WESTERN STORY - December 16, 1939THRILLING ADVENTURES - December 1939RANGE RIDERS - April 1939

 

 

 

 

1940

 

ADVENTURE COVER - July 1940

 

 

 

 

1941

 

STAR WESTERN - May 1941CRACK-SHOT WESTERN - May 1941FRONTIER STORIES - Summer 1941

 

 

 

 

1942

 

STAR WESTERN - April 1942NEW WESTERN MAGAZINE - January 1942FRONTIER STORIES - Summer 1942
 
 
 
 
 
ACTION STORIES - October 1942

 

 

 

 

1943

 

TWO-GUN WESTERN NOVEL MAGAZINE - March, 1943STAR WESTERN - December 1943

 

 

 

 

1944

 

FRONTIER STORIES - Fall 1944RANCH ROMANCES - February 11, 1944STAR WESTERN - April 1944

 

 

 

 

1945

 

RANGE RIDERS WESTERN - February 1945

 

 

 

 

1946

 

FRONTIER STORIES - Fall 1946.44 WESTERN MAGAZINE - October 1946RANCH ROMANCES - December 27, 1946
 
 
 
 
 
FIFTEEN WESTERN TALES - January 1946

 

 

 

 

1947

 

FIFTEEN WESTERN TALES - December, 1947TEXAS RANGERS - March 194710 STORY WESTERN - December 1947
 
 
 
 
 
TEXAS RANGERS - October 1947STAR WESTERN - November 1947

 

 

 

 

1948

 

BLUE BOOK - September 1948SHORT STORIES - June 25, 1948SHORT STORIES - April 10, 1948
 
 
 
 
 
10 STORY WESTERN - December 1948ACTION STORIES - Spring 1948STAR WESTERN - February 1948

 

 

 

 

1949

 

WEST - September 1949FRONTIER STORIES - Spring 1949ACE HIGH WESTERN STORIES - February 1949

 

 

 

 

1950

 

COVER WALT COBURN'S WESTERN MAGAZINE - April 1950INDIAN STORIES - Fall 1950COVER WALT COBURN'S WESTERN MAGAZINE - June 1950
 
 
 
 
 
INDIAN STORIES - Winter 1950INDIAN STORIES - First issue, 1950AVON WESTERN NOVEL MONTHLY - March 1950
 
 
 
 
 
ACE HIGH WESTERN STORIES - September 1950BLUE BOOK - June 1950FIFTEEN WESTERN TALES - August 1950
 
 
 
 
 
REAL WESTERN ROMANCES - January 1950

 

 

 

 

1951

 

COVER WALT COBURN'S WESTERN MAGAZINE - March 1951ZANE GREY'S WESTERN MAGAZINE - November 1951BEST WESTERN - September 1951
 
 
 
 
 
ZANE GREY'S WESTERN - March 1951

 

 

 

 

1953

 

10 STORY Western - April 1953FIFTEEN WESTERN TALES - January 1953EXCITING WESTERN - March 1953

 

 

 

 

1954

 

FIFTEEN WESTERN TALES - March 1954

 

 

 

 

1961

 

BLUE BOOK FOR MEN - February 1961