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Martin, Neil (1885-1963) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.co.uk/2015/07/pulp-reprints-collected-stories-of-sea.html


Martin, Nell (Columbia Boyer) (1890-1968) (stories)
Born Nellie Columbia Boyer in Illinois; later she was Nell Columbia Boyer Martin and then Nell Columbia Boyer Martin Dickinson, widow of (Ashley) Weed Dickinson.


Martin, Stuart [i.e., Allan Stewart Martin] (1881-1947) (stories)
Born in Kilmarnock, Scotland; died in Richmond, Surrey; author and journalist.


Martyn, Wyndham; pseudonym of William Henry Martin Hosken (1874-1963) (stories) (assoc.)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2007/07/wyndham-martyn-biographical-notes.html


Martyr, (Joseph) Weston (1885-1966) (stories)
Adventurer for most of his early years: went to sea; was a gold-miner in South Africa, a merchant, a trader; acted as a consul, raced yachts. In 1922 began to write professionally. Born in Southampton, England; died in England.


Maschwitz, (Albert) Eric (1901-1969) (stories)
Born in Birmingham; educated at Cambridge; Director of Variety for the BBC; playwright.


Mason, Arthur (1876-1955) (stories)
Born in Ireland; master of sailing ship; Superintendent of Ship Rigging for Submarine Boat Corporation in WWI; miner and prospector in U.S., Alaska, Australia and South America.


Mason, Elmer Brown (1877-1955) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/10/ElmerBMason.html


Mason, Gregory (1889-1968) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/mason_gregory


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 (1886-1955) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2019/07/donald-francis-mcgrew-author-journalist.html


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, R(ichard) DeWitt (1910-1958) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/miller_r_dewitt


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.


Missimer, Wilson Clay (1885-1966) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/memorial/129045069/wilson-clay-missimer


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



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