Illustrated paper cover in colors.
Printed in double columns.
"April 17, 1918"--Title page.
"Stories of adventure"--Title page.
Includes advertisements and 7 short articles: Help your country!, Current news, A few good items, Interesting topics, Current news articles, Grins and chuckles, and From all points.
Includes chapters 5-6 of the story: Sent on the road, or, A smart boy in business / by J. P. Richards.
Includes chapters 4-5 of the story: Peary's boy guide, or, Icebound in the arctic / by William Wade.
"The stock of Joe's rifle struck Loyola's head and he fell like a log, while the other, before he could defend himself, went down under a blow from Mickey's shillelah. With the cords dangling from his wrists, Tom stood looking from side to side in amazement."--Cover.
Previously printed as: Pluck and luck ; no. 236.
NIU Copy: Pages 1-10 torn near binding, some text missing or obscured.