The Adventure, War, and Espionage Fiction Magazine Index


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Irving, Washington (1783-1859) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_Irving


Irwin, Wallace (Admah) (1875-1959) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wallace_Irwin


Irwin, Will(iam Henry) (1873-1948) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Henry_Irwin


Jackson, C(aary) Paul (1902-1991) (stories)
See findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi/www.oocities.com/wildstar.family/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=14584100


Jackson, Charles Tenney (1874-{c}1950) (stories)
Journalist and novelist. Born in St. Louis, Missouri; lived in Miami, Florida.


Jackson, Frederick (John) (1886-1953) (stories)
Playwright, novelist, producer for stage, screen and television. Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsyvania; died in Hollywood, California.


Jackson, Jay (Paul) (1905-1954) (art)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.co.uk/2017/09/jay-paul-jackson-artist-1905-1954.html


Jackson, Joseph Jefferson (1887-1951) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shoeless_Joe_Jackson


Jacobi, Carl (Richard) (1908-1997) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jacobi_carl


Jacot, B. L. [i.e., Bernard Louis Jacot de Boinod] (1898-1977) (stories)
Novelist, journalist, barrister-at-law. Born in Birmingham, England; lived in Somerset, England.


Jaffery, Sheldon R(onald) (1934-2003) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jaffery_sheldon


Jailler, Lucien (Joseph) (1889-1921) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucien_J._Jailler


Jakes, John (William) (1932- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jakes_john


James, D(aniel) L(ewis) (1911-1988) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Lewis_James


James, Will(iam Roderick) [born Joseph Ernest Nephtali Dufault] (1892-1942) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Will_James_(artist)


Jameson, Mrs. Annie Edith (Foster) (1868-1931) (stories)
Lived most of her life in Yorkshire, the setting for all her books.


Janes, J(erry) George (1902-1999) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Janes.html


Janifer, Laurence M(ark) (1933-2002) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/janifer_laurence_m


Janssens, Ken (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See prose-press.com/new-page-3


Jarvis, E. K.; house pseudonym (fl. 1940s-1950s) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jarvis_e_k


Jarvis, Marguerite Florence Laura (1886-1964) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marguerite_Florence_Laura_Jarvis


Jenkins, Charles C(hristopher) (1882-1943) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.co.uk/2014/04/charles-christopher-jenkins-1882-1943.html


Jenkins, George B(riggs, Jr.) (1890-1929) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/memorial/67051691/george-briggs-jenkins


Jenkins, Will(iam) F(itzgerald) (1896-1975) (stories)
Prolific author in all fields of writing, though today remembered only for his science fiction done under the name “Murray Leinster.” Born in Norfolk, Virginia; died in Gloucester, Virginia.


Jenney, Robert (Ludke) (1914-2000) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Jenney.html


Jennings, Al(phonso J.) (1863-1961) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al_Jennings


Jepson, Edgar (Alfred) (1863-1938) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jepson_edgar


Jepson, Selwyn (1899-1989) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jepson_selwyn


Johns, [Captain] W(illiam) E(arl) (1893-1968) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/johns_w_e


Johnson, Ginger (1945- ) (stories)
See pulplair.blogspot.co.uk


Johnson, Gladys E(tta) (1891-1933) (stories)
Born in San Francisco, California; newspaper woman and novelist; married Joshue Friedman; died San Francisco 15 January 1933.


Johnson, Grace (Cecelia Tracy) (1902-1986) (stories)
Wife of Harold Johnson; was listed in the first edition of “Who’s Who of American Women”.


Johnson, Hugh Samuel (1881-1942) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hugh_Samuel_Johnson


Johnson, Matthew (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See zatrikion.blogspot.co.uk


Johnson, Owen (McMahon) (1878-1952) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/johnson_owen


Johnson, Robert Barbour (1907-1987) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Barbour_Johnson


Johnson, Tom (1940- ) (stories)
See pulplair.blogspot.co.uk


Johnson, W(alter) Ryerson (1901-1995) (stories) (assoc.)
Prolific pulp writer; author of juvenile books; editor; also one of the original users of the pseudonym “Kenneth Robeson.” Born in Divernon, Illinois; died in Florida.


Johnson, Walter (Perry) (1887-1946) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Johnson


Johnston, Gerald R. (1901-1978) (stories)
Retired as an AF colonel in 1947, having served in public relations during much of his wartime service.


Johnston, Velda [i.e., Velda Johnston Heslop] (1912-1997) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Velda_Johnston


Jones, B(ea) (1908-1977) (stories)
Journalist and editor. Born in Brooklyn, New York; died in Palos Verdes Estates, California.


Jones, Casey [i.e., Charles S. Jones] (1894-1976) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.earlyaviators.com/ejonesc2.htm


Jones, Charles Campbell (1887-1926?) (stories)
Writer, poet, paralyzed from the waist down as the result of a train accident in Yuma, Arizona. Born in Hannibal, Missouri; if this is the paralyzed writer described by Harold Hersey in Pulpwood Editor (1937), he commited suicide.


Jones, Grace (Ethel) (1884-1977) (stories)
See desturmobed.blogspot.co.uk/2011/12/bassett-morgan.html


Jones, Nard [i.e., Maynard Benedict Jones] (1904-1972) (stories)
Novelist. Born in Seattle, Washington.


Jones, Robert Gibson (1889-1969) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Jones.html


Jones, Rudolph Clifford (1912-1987) (stories)
Irish broadcaster and journalist.


Jones, Susan Carleton (1864-1926) (stories)
Author, wife of Guy Carleton Jones (1864-1950). She was Canadian, and was active in the war effort.


Jordanoff, Assen [born Asen Hristov Yordanov] (1896-1967) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assen_Jordanoff


Joscelyn, Archie (Lynn) (1899-1986) (stories)
See helenair.com/lifestyles/western-wonder/article_db7b9bfc-313d-56d9-8776-d503d679b9b6.html


Joseph, John (fl. 1920s-1930s) (stories)
Traveller and writer. Born in Iowa; lived in Idaho.


Joseph, Michael (1897-1958) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Joseph_(publisher)


Joseph-Renaud, Jean [also given as Jean-Joseph Renaud] (1873-1953) (stories)
Born in Paris; retired undefeated as champion fencer in France; novelist, playwright and journalist.


Kahler, Hugh (Torbert) MacNair (1883-1969) (stories)
Born in Philadelphia; educated at Princeton University; contributed fiction to numerous magazines.


Kalez, Jay J. (1895-1982) (stories) (assoc.)
Writer. Born in Spokane, Washington.


Kamyshansky, Boris N. (fl. 1930s) (stories)
Civil engineer. Born in Russia of a wealthy cossack family, led an adventurous early life. Father of Natalie B. Sokoloff.


Kane, William R(eno) (1885-?) (stories)
Born in Port Carbon, Pennsylvania; magazine and journal editor, including of The Editor from 1910.


Kantor, MacKinlay (1904-1977) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/kantor_mackinlay


Kauffman, Reginald Wright (1877-1959) (stories)
Born and mostly lived in Lancaster, Pa.; graduate of Harvard; editor of Bangor, Maine, newspaper in 1940s.


Kaufman, Herbert (1878-1947) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herbert_Kaufman


Kayser, Ronal (1905-1988) (stories)
Writer and journalist. Born in the midwestern United States; lived in La Jolla, California.


Keeler, Harry Stephen (1889-1967) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/keeler_harry_stephen


Keene, Day; pseudonym of Gunard Hjertstedt (1904-1969) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/keene_day


Kek-w (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.goodreads.com/author/show/1639969.Kek_w


Kelland, Clarence Budington (1881-1964) (stories)
Born in Portland, Michigan; educated at Detroit College of Law.


Kellar, Philip R(utherford) (fl. 1900s-1910s) (stories)
American playwright.


Keller, David H(enry), M.D. (1880-1966) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/keller_david_h_m_d


Keller, H(arry) A. (1894-1973?) (stories)
Born in Philadelphia. Editor of mystery and detective story magazines.


Kellerman, Annette (Marie Sarah) (1887-1975) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Annette_Kellermann


Kelly, Frank K(ing) (1914-2010) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/kelly_frank_k


Kemp, H(arold) S(tuart) M(iller) (1892-?) (stories)
Writer. Born in England, lived in Canada.


Kemp, Harry (Hibbard) (1883-1960) (stories)
Poet and writer. Born in Youngstown, Ohio; died in Provincetown, Massachusetts.


Kermit, Lance; house pseudonym (fl. 1940s-1960s) (stories)
A house pseudonym of Popular Publications, used by at least fifteen people in as many different magazines. Alden Norton wrote two pieces; it is possible that Roy Ald is responsible for the remaining piece.


Kerwood, Charles Wayne (1897-1976) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/memorial/6450797/charles-wayne-kerwood


Kesselring, Joseph O(tto) (1902-1967) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Kesselring


Kessler, Jackie Morse (1970- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.jackiekessler.com/about.php#bio


Ketchum, Philip (L.) (1902-1969) (stories)
Born and educated in Colorado; in social work for 10 years before turning to writing and moving to California.


Key, Alexander (Hill) (1904-1979) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/key_alexander


Keyhoe, Donald E(dward) (1897-1988) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/keyhoe_donald_e


Kiefer, W(illiam) Ralph (1905-1934) (art)
See pulpartists.com/KieferWR.html


Kiemle, Henry W(illiam, Jr.) (1908-1969) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Kiemle.html


Kilman, Julian; pseudonym of Leroy N. Kilman (1878-1954) (stories)
See desturmobed.blogspot.co.uk/2012/03/julian-kilman.html


Kilman, Leroy N(oble) (1878-1954) (stories)
See desturmobed.blogspot.co.uk/2012/03/julian-kilman.html


Kimmel, Lu (1905-1973) (art)
See fineartamerica.com/profiles/lu-kimmel.html


King, Carolyn St. Clair (1892-{c}1967) (stories)
See eadsrv.denverlibrary.org/sdx/pl/doc-tdm.xsp?id=WH203_d0e33&fmt=text&base=fa


King, Ernest Joseph (1878-1956) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ernest_King


King, Frank (1892-1958) (stories)
Born in Halifax; educated at Leeds University; a physician.


Kingett, Robert (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See robertkingett.com/about.html


Kingsford Smith, [Sir] Charles Edward (1897-1935) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Kingsford_Smith


Kingsley, Charles (1819-1875) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Kingsley


Kinstler, Everett Raymond (1926-2019) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Kinstler.html


Kipling, (Joseph) Rudyard (1865-1936) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rudyard_Kipling



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