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Mason, (Francis) Van Wyck (1901-1978) (stories)
Mystery writer. Born in Boston, Massachusetts; died in Bermuda.


Masson, Thomas L(ansing) (1866-1934) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Lansing_Masson


Masterman, Walter S(idney) (1876-1946) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/masterman_walter_s


Masters, David; pseudonym of Charles Edwin Brand (1883-1965) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2009/12/david-masters.html


Mathewson, Christy (1880-1925) (stories) (assoc.)
Pitcher for the NY Giants.


Mathison, Volney G. (1897-1965) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mathison_volney_g


Matteson, H(erman) H(oward) (1876-1951) (stories)
Author, ship’s surgeon, surgeon to Central American explorers and inmates in federal penitentaries; radio broadcaster. Born in Grundy County, Illinois; lived in Los Angeles, California.


Maupassant, (Henri René Albert) Guy de (1850-1893) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guy_de_Maupassant


Maury, Magruder (Gordon) (1878-1948) (stories)
Journalist. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; died in Bethesda, Maryland.


Maury, Reuben H. (1899-1981) (stories)
Journalist, editorial writer. Born in Butte, Montana; died in Norwalk, Connecticut.


Maxon, Rex (Hayden) (1892-1973) (stories)
See pulpartists.com/Maxon.html


Maxwell, John Alan (1904-1984) (art)
Born in Roanoke, Virginia.


Mayan, Earl Eugene (1916-2009) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Mayan.html


Mayhar, Ardath (Frances Hurst) (1930-2012) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mayhar_ardath


Maynard, Guy L. (fl. 1920s-1940s) (stories)
California writer.


Maynard, William Patrick (1971- ) (stories)
See www.goodreads.com/author/show/2899599.William_Patrick_Maynard


Maysi, Kadra (1890-1969) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.com/2012/03/kadra-maysi-1890-1969.html


McAbee, K. G. (fl. 1990s-2010s) (stories)
See kgmcabee.blogspot.co.uk


McArdle, Jay [i.e., James Nivison McArdle] (1899-1960) (art)
See pulpartists.com/McArdle.html


McBlair, Robert (fl. 1910s-1940s) (stories)
Perhaps the McBlair from New York (1888-1976).


McCallum, David (Keith, Jr.) (1933- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_McCallum


McCauley, Harold W(illiam) (1913-1977) (art)
See pulpartists.com/McCauley.html


McClary, Thomas Calvert (1909-1972) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mcclary_thomas_calvert


McClusky, Thorp (1906-1975) (stories)
Free-lance writer, former editor of Motor magazine; also wrote juveniles and a book on chiropractics. Studied music at Syracuse University. During the 1960’s he lived in Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey. Probably died in Eatontown, Monmouth, New Jersey.


McConnell, James V. (1925-1990) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mcconnell_james_v


McCoy, Kid [i.e., Charles McCoy, born Norman Selby] (1872-1940) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kid_McCoy


McCudden, James (Thomas) Byford (1895-1918) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_McCudden


McCulley, Johnston (1883-1958) (stories)
Prolific pulp writer, mystery writer, screenwriter, creator and author of Zorro novels. Born in Ottawa, Illinois; died in California.


McDowell, (Robert) Emmett (1914-1975) (stories) (assoc.)
See desturmobed.blogspot.co.uk/2011/12/robert-emmett-mcdowell.html


McFarlane, Arthur E(merson) (1876-1945) (stories)
Novelist. Born in Islington, Ontario; died in New York City.


McFarlane, (Charles) Leslie (1902-1977) (stories)
Newspaperman; prolific hack; also author of “Hardy Boys” stories under name of Franklin W. Dixon. Born in Carleton Place, Ontario, Canada; died in Whitby, Ontario, Canada.


McFee, William (Morley Punshon) (1881-1966) (stories)
Born in England; educated at Bury St. Edmonds in Suffolk; served as chief engineer on tramp steamers; living in Westport, Connecticut, in 1930s.


McGaughey, Dudley Dean (1909-1986) (stories)
Born in Rialto, California; died in Laguna Beach, California.


McGillivray, Ray (fl. 1920s-1940s) (stories)
Traveller and sportsman. Lived in Citronelle, Alabama.


McGivern, William P(eter) (1922-1982) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mcgivern_william_p


McGraw, John J(oseph) (1873-1934) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_McGraw


McGrew, Donald Francis (1884?-?) (stories)
Writer, traveller; spent time in the U. S. Army. Lived in Columbus, Ohio, and New York City.


McIntyre, John T(homas) (1871-1951) (stories)
Born and died in Philadelphia.


McKeag, Ernest L(ionel) (1896-1976) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2006/08/ernest-mckeag_17.html


McKenna, Edward L(awrence) (1893-1953) (stories)
Author, columnist, assistant professor of insurance at the University of Pennsylvania. Born in Brooklyn, New York; died in Baltimore, Pennsylvania.


McKeown, Norman (Robert) (1879-1947) (stories)
Born in Sydney, Australia; an actor and farmer in South Africa; then lived and died in England.


McKillips, Budd L. (fl. 1920s-1930s) (stories)
See socialjusticehistory.org/projects/alww/index.php?title=McKILLIPS,_Budd_L.


McKissock, Alexander Cathie (1879-1942) (stories)
Born in Partick, Lancarkshire, Scotland; died in Staines, England; factory manager for Barry and Staines Linoleum.


McLaren, Jack [i.e., John McLaren] (1887-1954) (stories)
Born in Melbourne, Australia. Lived in Australia, the South Seas, England; adventurer, author and broadcaster.


McLaurin, Kate L. [Mrs. Frederick Calvin] (1885-1933) (stories)
Actress, novelist and playwright. Born in Benton, Mississippi; died in Los Angeles, California.


McLeod, Alan Arnett (1899-1918) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Arnett_McLeod


McMillan, Duncan (Robert) (1895-1943) (art)
See pulpartists.com/McMillan.html


McNeil, (Henry) Everett (1862-1929) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mcneil_everett


McNeile, H(erman) C(yril) (1888-1937) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._C._McNeile


McNutt, William Slavens (1885-1938) (stories)
born in Urbana, Illinois; died in La Canada, CA.


McWilliams, Alden S(purr) (1916-1993) (stories) (art)
See pulpartists.com/McWilliams.html


Mearson, Lyon (1888-1966) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mearson_lyon


Meek, S(terner St.) P(aul) (1894-1972) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/meek_s_p


Mein, Maclaren (1872-1935) (stories)
Born in Roxburghshire, Scotland; died in Essex, England.


Melville, Herman (1819-1891) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herman_Melville


Merrill, Henry Tyndall (1894-1982) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dick_Merrill


Merritt, A(braham Grace) (1884-1943) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/merritt_a


Mersereau, John (1898-1989) (stories)
See www.ruemorguepress.com/authors/mersereau.html


Merwin, Sam(uel Kimball), Jr. (1910-1996) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/merwin_sam_jr


Merwin, Samuel (Kimball) (1874-1936) (stories)
Born in Evanston, Illinois, died in New York City; educated at Northwestern University; contributed many short stories and serials to magazines. Father of Sam Merwin, Jr..


Michel, John B. (1917-1969) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_B._Michel


Mill, Robert R. (1895-1942) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/robert-r-mill.html


Millard, Joseph J(ohn) (1908-1989) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2010/09/joe-millard.html


Miller, C(hristopher) Blackburn (1885-1956) (stories)
Painter, author, editor of salt-water fishing department in Adventure. Died in Yonkers, New York.


Miller, (Mabel) Elizabeth York (1879-1949) (stories)
Born in Washington, D.C.; a journalist and writer; became a naturalized British citizen in 1934; died in Maidstone, England.


Miller, Tevis (1913-1983) (stories)
Graduate of Western State College, Colorado; died in Portland, Oregon; author of westerns.


Miller, Thomas Samson (fl. 1900s-1930s) (stories)
Was an officer in the Royal Niger Chartered Trading Company. Probably English by birth, he lived in San Francisco, California.


Miller, Warren Hastings (1876-1960) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2013/02/biography-of-warren-hastings-miller.html


Millholland, Ray(mond Albert) (1894-1956) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.co.uk/2017/03/ray-millholland-engineer-sailor-author.html


Mills, Arthur (Frederick Hobart) (1887-1955) (stories)
Educated at Wellington and Sandhurst College; was reporter with London Daily Mail and Sunday Dispatch.


Mills, [Lady] Dorothy (Rachel Melissa) (1889-1959) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mills_dorothy


Mines, Samuel (1909-1986) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mines_samuel


Minnigerode, Meade (1877-1967) (stories)
Author. Born in London, England; brought to America at age 19; died in Essex, Connecticut.


Mintzer, L. Murney (1894-?) (stories)
Writer. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; lived in San Diego, California.


Mish, Charlotte R(oberta) (1896-1974) (stories)
A painter, sculptor, illustrator, writer, and teacher. Co-Founder of the Animal Defenders League of Oregon.


Mitchell, Arthur (Roy) (1889-1977) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Mitchell.html


Mitchell, Fred(erick Francis, né Yapp) (1878-1970) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fred_Mitchell_(baseball)


Moakley, Jack [i.e., John Francis Moakley] (1863-1955) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Francis_Moakley


Monahan, P(atrick) J(ohn) (1882-1931) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Monahan.html


Moneypenny, D(avid) H(ixon) (1900-1976) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Moneypenny.html


Montgomery, Leslie Alexander (1873-1961) (stories)
See www.culturenorthernireland.org/features/performing-arts/leslie-montgomery


Montrion, René (1896-1918) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ren%C3%A9_Montrion


Montross, Lynn J. (1895-1961) (stories)
Author, journalist, military historian. Born Battle Creek, Nebraska; died in Washington, D.C.


Moore, C(atherine) L(ucille) (1911-1987) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/moore_c_l


Moore, [Captain] Frederick Ferdinand (1877-1947) (stories)
Editor, author, sailor, civilian scout, war correspondent. One of the intelligence officers dispatched by the United States to Siberia in the summer of 1918. Briefly married to Eleanor Gates. Research on this man is difficult, hampered by the presence of author Frederick Moore (1877-1956?). Even the Library of Congress has treated the two men as being the same. Frederick Ferdinand Moore was born in Concord, New Hampshire; apparently still alive in 1954.


Moore, Samuel Taylor (1893-1974) (stories)
Author, journalist, retired Air-Force Colonel. Born in Westfield, Massachusetts.


Moore, T. J. (1970- ) (stories)
See www.imdb.com/name/nm2838137


Moraht, Robert (1884-1956) (stories)
See uboat.net/wwi/men/commanders/213.html


Mordaunt, Evelyn May [name adopted by deed poll in 1915] (1872-1942) (stories)
Born Evelin May Clowes in Cotgrave, Nottinghamshire; married Maurice Wilhemn Wiehe in Mauritius in 1898; went to Australia in 1902; lived in London during WWI; died in Oxford; writings appeared under a number of pseudonyms.


Moreland, John Richard (1880-1947) (stories)
See prabook.com/web/person-view.html?profileId=1087247



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