OC 28, , p. ; 25 cm. with adverts. Illustrated color wrappers. Price: "7 cents". Printed in double columns. Self-made man is a pseud. for James Perkins Tracy. Also wrote under the name Beverly Kennon. Cf. Dime novel companion. On the cover:
"At that moment a sudden noise came from the opening Fred flashed a lantern in that direction. "Oh my!" gasped Sam, sinking down in fright when he saw what appeared to be three gigantic owls about to spring upon them." Source of acquisition: Joseph Rainone.