The Adventure, War, and Espionage Fiction Magazine Index


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Page, Norvell W(ooten) (1904-1961) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/page_norvell_w


Paine, Lauran (Bosworth) (1916-2001) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/paine_lauran


Painton, Frederick C. (1896?-1945) (stories) (assoc.)
Writer, war correspondent. Died in Guam.


Palmer, Delos, Jr. (1890-1960) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Palmer.html


Palmer, Frederick (1873-1958) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederick_Palmer_(journalist)


Palmer, John F. Joseph (1874?-1928?) (stories)
Born in Quebec, Canada.


Palmer, Raymond A(rthur) (1910-1977) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/palmer_raymond_a


Palmer, (Charles) Stuart (Hunter) (1905-1968) (stories)
Born in Baraboo, Wisconsin.


Parker, Maude [i.e., Maude Louise Parker Child Pavenstedt] (1892-1959) (stories)
Born in Galveston, Texas; attended University of Wisconsin; first married to Richard Washburn Child, and was with Child when he was Ambassador to Italy in the 1920s; then married lawyer Edmund W. Pavenstedt; died in New York City.


Parkhill, Forbes (1892-1974) (stories)
Born and lived in Denver; died in San Diego.


Parkhurst, H(arry) L(emon) V(ictor) (1876-1962) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Parkhurst.html


Parmer, Charles (Brower) (1893-1958) (stories)
Editor and reporter, born in Nashville, Tennessee; died in Alexandria, Virginia; editor, reporter and radio broadcaster.


Patten, William George (1866-1945) (stories)
Author of numerous “Frank Merriwell” novels under the pseudonym “Burt L. Standish.” Born in Corinna, Maine; died in Vista, California. Note: Patten was born William George Patten and is carried that way in some bibliographies.


Paul, Frank R(udolph) (1884-1963) (art)
See pulpartists.com/PF.html


Payne, Stephen (1888-1970) (stories)
Prolific writer of westerns. Born in North Park, Colorado; died in Denver, Colorado (?).


Peach, Arthur Wallace (1886-1956) (stories)
Poet. Essayist, novelist, teacher. Born and resident in Vermont.


Peacock, Wilbur Scott (1915-1979) (stories)
Editor, writer of short stories and television scripts. Born in Kansas; died in Los Angeles, California.


Peake, Elmore E(lliott) (1871-1930) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7943818


Pearsall, Robert J. (fl. 1900s-1930s) (stories)
Traveller, writer, later affiliated with the WPA. Born in Michigan; lived in Tacoma, Washington.


Pearson, George (fl. 1910s-1920s) (stories)
Perhaps the English writer, producer and director of motion pictures (1875-1973).


Peck, A. G. (fl. 1920s-1930s) (art)
Born in Monmouth Beach, New Jersey.


Peck, Henry J(arvis) (1880-1964) (art)
Born in Galesburg, Illinois; lived in Warren, Rhode Island.


Peery, James Robert (1900-1954) (stories)
Born in Mississippi; served in U.S. Army’s Signal and Intelligence Divisions in WWI; worked in banking and cotton before settling into journalism; published two mainstream novels under his real name.


Pégoud, Adolph (Célestin) (1889-1915) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adolphe_P%C3%A9goud


Pelley, William Dudley (1890-1965) (stories)
Author, journalist, editor and writer. Founder of Fascist organization, the Silver Shirts. Convicted of sedition during World War II and served eight years of a fifteen year sentence. Born in Lynn, Massachusetts; lived in Asheville, North Carolina; died in Noblesville, Indiana.


Pendexter, Hugh (1875-1940) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/04/hugh-pendexter.html


Pendray, [Dr.] G(eorge) Edward (1901-1987) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pendray_g_edward


Periconi, Domingo F(rancesco Mario) (1883-1940) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Periconi.html


Perkins, Kenneth (Taylor) (1890-1951) (stories)
Author and playwright. Born in Kodia Kanal, India; educated at University of California; died in Los Angeles, California.


Perry, Clay [i.e., Clair Willard Perry] (1887-1961) (stories)
Author, editor, journalist, expert on paper. Born in Badger (some sources say Waupaca) Wisconsin; died in Pittsfield, Massachusetts.


Perry, Ralph R. (1895-?) (stories)
Naval man and traveller; not to be confused with Ralph Barton Perry (1876-1957).


Perry, Steve(n Carl) (1947- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/perry_steve


Perry, Tyline [Mrs. Ralph D. Perry] (1897-1978) (stories)
Born in Brownwood, Texas.


Pershing, [General] John J(oseph) “Black Jack” (1860-1948) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_J._Pershing


Petersen, Herman (1893-1973) (stories)
Born in Utica, N.Y.; writer for the pulps; worked for Utica newspapers; was a postmaster in Poolville, N.Y.


Peterson, Margaret [i.e., Margaret Ann Peterson Fisher] (1883-1933) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/peterson_margaret


Pettee, (Walter) Clinton (1872-1937) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Pettee.html


Pettee, F(lorence) M(ae) (1885-1966) (stories)
Born in Spencer, Massachusetts; died in Foxborough, Massachusetts.


Phelps, Pauline (Isabel) [Mrs. Connerd Short] (1870-1963) (stories)
Born in Connecticut.


Philips, (John) Austin (Drury) (1875-1947) (stories)
Born in Lewisham; educated at Malvern College; with investigation branch and surveying staff of Postal Service; dramatist and author.


Philips, Judson (Pentecost) (1903-1989) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/philips_judson_p


Phillips, Alexander M(oore) (1907-1970) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phillips_alexander_m


Phillips, James Atlee (1915-1991) (stories) (assoc.)
Novelist and screenwriter. Born in Texas.


Phillips, Michael J(ames) (1876-?) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phillips_michael_j


Phillips, Roland (Ashford) (1883-?) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phillips_roland_ashford


Phillpotts, (Henry) Eden (1862-1960) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phillpotts_eden


Pierce, Frank(lin) Richardson (1887-1966) (stories) (assoc.)
Writer. Born in Greenfield, Massachusetts; died in Washington (?).


Pike, Zebulon (Montgomery) (1779-1813) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zebulon_Pike


Pinkerton, Kathrene (Gedney) (1887-1967) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/06/kathrene-and-robert-pinkerton-husband.html


Pinkerton, Robert E(ugene) (1882-1970) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/06/kathrene-and-robert-pinkerton-husband.html


Pinto, K. T. (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.ktpinto.com


Pious, R(obert) S(avon) (1908-1983) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Pious.html


Piper, Edgar (fl. 1930s) (stories)
Not to be confused with Indiana author Edgar Bramwell Piper (1865-1928).


Pitt, Chart(ly Artell) (1878-1966) (stories)
Born in Portage County, Wisconsin; contributed short stories, novelettes and verse to many newspapers and periodicals in the U.S. and abroad; member of Washington State legislature; died in Mukito, Washington.


Pitt, Stanley (John Joseph) (1925-2002) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stan_Pitt


Pitt, William (?-1840) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Pitt_(ship-builder)


Pladwell, E(dgar) S(pencer) (1884-1964) (stories)
Journalist and writer. Probably born in Oregon (one source says Brooklyn, New York); lived in Oakland, California.


Plaisted, (Charles) Max(well) (1902-1956) (stories) (assoc.)
See pulpartists.com/Plaisted.html


Platt, Agnes (Edwards) Rothery (1887-1954) (stories)
See www.holisticpage.com.au/the-old-coast-road-from-boston-to-plymouth-illustrated-edition-dodo-press-agnes-edwards/9781409974437


Poate, Ernest M(arsh) (1884-1935) (stories)
Born on a ship in the Indian Ocean; died in Southern Pines, North Carolina; psychiatrist, attorney and author.


Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar_Allan_Poe


Pogue, L(loyd) Welch (1899-2003) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L._Welch_Pogue


Pohl, Frederik (George, Jr.) (1919-2013) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pohl_frederik


Pollexfen, Claire D. (1884-1974) (stories)
Born Dorothy Clair Pollexfen in Ormskirk, England; died as Dorothy Claire Cooper in Eastbourne.


Pollock, Channing (1880-1946) (stories)
Born in Washington, D.C.; journalist and playwright; drama critic; contributed stories and articles to leading magazines.


Pollock, Frank Lillie (1876-1957) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pollock_frank_lillie


Poole, Reginald Heber (1885-1959) (stories)
Born in Northwich; author, editor, and journalist.


Pope, Christine (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See christinepope.com


Pope, Jessie (1868-1941) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jessie_Pope


Porges, Arthur (1915-2006) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/porges_arthur


Porges, Irwin (1909-1998) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/porges_irwin


Post, Wiley (1898-1935) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiley_Post


Powell, Talmage (1920-2000) (stories) (assoc.)
Novelist and short story writer. Born in Hendersonville, North Carolina; lived in Asheville, North Carolina.


Pratt, Ambrose (Goddard Hesketh) (1874-1944) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pratt_ambrose


Pratt, (Murray) Fletcher (1897-1956) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pratt_fletcher


Prentice, Ralph (fl. 1930s-1950s) (stories)
Not to be confused with the musician (1906-1968).


Prescott, John (Brewster) (1919-1999) (stories)
Author of westerns, novels and short stories. Born in Menominee, Michigan; lived in Phoenix, Arizona.


Price, E(dgar) Hoffmann (Trooper) (1898-1988) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E._Hoffmann_Price


Price, Frank J(ohn), Jr. (1890-1939) (stories)
Born in St. Louis; newspaperman, then in public relations and advertising; short story writer, with over 100 published.


Prichard, (Hesketh Vernon) Hesketh [F.R.G.S.] (1876-1922) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hesketh_Hesketh-Prichard


Prichard, K(atherine O’Brien) (1851-1935) (stories)
Born in India.


Pritchett, Lulita Crawford (1906-1991) (stories)
See www.lulitacrawfordpritchett.com


Proctor, Richard A(nthony) (1837-1888) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_A._Proctor


Pronzini, Bill [i.e., William John Pronzini] (1943- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Pronzini


Pugh, Edwin (William) (1874-1930) (stories)
Born in London.


Punshon, E(rnest) R(obertson) (1872-1956) (stories)
Born in London.


Pyles, V(irgil) E(vans) (1891-1965) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Pyles.html


Quick, Dorothy [i.e., Dorothy Gertrude Quick Mayer] (1896-1962) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=96225916


Quigley, Ray(mond Lyman) (1909-1998) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Quigley.html


Quiller-Couch, [Sir] Arthur T(homas) (1863-1944) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Quiller-Couch


Quinn, Seabury (Grandin) (1889-1969) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/quinn_seabury


Raabe, [Captain] H. E. (1858-?) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/raabe_h_e



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