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Foley, Martha (1897-1977) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martha_Foley


Folkard, Christian (fl. 1940s) (stories)
A real person, serving in the Far Eastern Front during World War II.


Follett, Wilson (1887-1963) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilson_Follett


Folsom, Elizabeth Irons [i.e., Elizabeth Irons Folsom Fox] (1861-1935) (stories)
See mchistory.org/research/resources/elisabeth-irons-folsom-fox.php


Fontaine, Robert (Louis) (1911-?) (stories)
See leavesandpages.com/2013/08/20/review-hello-to-springtime-by-robert-louis-fontaine/


Foote, John Taintor (1881-1950) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Taintor_Foote


Footner, (William) Hulbert (1879-1944) (stories)
Mystery writer, historian and playwright. Born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada; died in Baltimore, Maryland.


Foran, [Major] W(illiam) Robert (1882-1966) (stories)
English traveller, writer, big-game hunter, East African policeman; foreign correspondent for Theodore Roosevelt’s African safari. Foran was resident in Kenya as Assistant District Superintendent of the British East African Police during the first decade of this century, and in 1908 he arrested Talbot Mundy (then passing as “Thomas Hartley”) in Lake Victoria. Although Foran was one of the few people who knew of Talbot Mundy’s past, he never publicly revealed his knowledge. Died in Nanyuki, Kenya. See also under Talbot Mundy.


Forbes, Esther [i.e., Esther Forbes Hoskins] (1891-1967) (stories)
Born in Westborough, Mass.


Forbes, James (Gerrie) (1871-1938) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Forbes_(screenwriter)


Forbes, Malcolm (Stevenson) (1919-1990) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malcolm_Forbes


Forbes, (Joan) Rosita (Torr) (1893-1967) (stories)
Note: She married Arthur T. McGrath in 1921 but retained her previous married name as her professional name.


Forbes-Robertson, Jean (1905-1962) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean_Forbes-Robertson


Ford, Alice May Harte-Potts (1869-1931) (stories)
Born in Karwar, Bombay, India; died in Buckinghamshire, England.


Ford, Ford Madox [born Ford Hermann Hueffer] (1873-1939) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ford_Madox_Ford


Ford, James L(auren) (1854-1928) (stories)
Born in St. Louis.


Ford, Norman D(ennis) (1921- ) (stories)
Writer. Born in the United Kingdom, perhaps Wales; now lives in the United States.


Ford, T(homas) Murray (1854-1932) (stories)
English playwright; perhaps resident of Kenya.


Foreman, L(eonard) L(ondon) (1901-1969) (stories) (assoc.)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2019/04/ll-foreman-western-author.html


Forester, C. S.; pseudonym of Cecil Lewis Troughton Smith (1899-1966) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C.S._Forester


Forman, Harrison (1904-1978) (stories) (art)
Aviator, editor, foreign correspondent and writer. Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin; died in New York City.


Forman, Justus Miles (1875-1915) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Justus_Miles_Forman


Forrest, (Helena) M(abel Checkley) (1872-1935) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mabel_Forrest


Forrester, Fanny (1852-1889) (stories)
Lancashire dye-worker who published about sixty poems in Ben Brierley’s Journal from 1870 to 1876, and eleven more in The Quiver from 1874 to 1885.


Forrester, Izola L. [i.e., Izola Louise Forrester Page] (1878-1944) (stories)
Novelist, poet, actress. Born in Pascoag, Rhode Island.


Forster, E(dward) M(organ) (1879-1970) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E.M._Forster


Fort, Charles (Hoy) (1874-1932) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Fort


Fortescue, Granville (Roland) (1875-1952) (stories)
Soldier, editor and playwright. Born in New York; died in West Palm Beach, Florida.


Fortescue, [Sir] John (William) (1859-1933) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Fortescue_(military_historian)


Fortier, Alcée (1856-1914) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alc%C3%A9e_Fortier


Fortune, Jan Isbell(e) (1892-1979) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=96384722


Foster, Alan (Stephens) (1892-1969) (stories) (art)
Born in Fulton, New York; died in Brooklyn, New York.


Foster, (William) Bennett (1897-1969) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2018/02/bennett-foster-western-author-teacher.html


Foster, David Skaats (1852-1920) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/foster_david_skaats


Foster, Elizabeth (1905-1963) (stories)
See www.geni.com/people/Elizabeth-Mann/6000000007088189499


Foster, George C(ecil) (1893-1975) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/foster_george_c


Foster, Jan (fl. 1920s-1940s) (stories)
Has degree in music from University of Miami; professional accompanist and music teacher.


Foster, John (Thomas) (1925-2009) (stories)
Reporter, editor, writer. Born in Chicago, Illinois; lived in California.


Foster, John L(ouis) (1941- ) (stories)
See www.johnfosterchildrenspoet.co.uk/index.php/about-john


Foster, Martha Standing (1907-2002) (stories)
See www.genealogybuff.com/oh/athens/webbbs_config.pl/read/243


Foster, Michael (1904-1956) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Foster_(writer)


Foster, Robert Frederick (1853-1945) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Frederick_Foster


Foster, W(alter) Bert(ram) (1869-1929) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/foster_w_bert


Foster, Will(iam) F(rederick) (1883-1953) (art)
See www.nationalacademy.org/collections/artists/detail/1387/


Foster-Harris, (William) (1903-1978) (stories)
Educator, author, oilman, editor of an oil-related newspaper. Born in the Chicasaw Nation Indian Territory; died in Norman, Oklahoma.


Foucar, E(mile) C(harles) V(ictor) (1894-1963) (stories)
Born in Burma, grew up and educated in England from 1903; returned to Burma as a barrister in 1922 to practice there, staying until 1951; died in Honiton, Dorset, England.


Fowler (Felkin), Ellen Thorneycroft (1860-1929) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellen_Thorneycroft_Fowler


Fowler, Frank G(illman) (1900-1971) (stories)
Novelist and screenwriter. Born in Brooklyn, New York.


Fowler, Gene [born Eugene Devlan] (1890-1960) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gene_Fowler


Fowler, Milo James (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See www.milo-inmediasres.com


Fox, Edward S(eccomb) (fl. 1930s-1950s) (stories) (assoc.)
Writer. Born in New York; lived in Daytona Beach, Florida (?).


Fox, G. E. (fl. 1950s-1970s) (stories)
Perhaps a misspelling of Gardner F. Fox’s name.


Fox, Gardner F(rancis) (1911-1986) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/fox_gardner_f


Fox, Lorraine (1922-1976) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lorraine_Fox


Fox, Norman A(rnold) (1911-1960) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norman_A._Fox


Foy, Eddie (, Sr.) [born Edwin Fitzgerald] (1856-1928) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Foy,_Sr.


Frace, Charles (Lewis) (1926- ) (art)
Born in Mauch Chunk, Pennsylvania.


France, Anatole; pseudonym of Anatole-François Thibault (1844-1924) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anatole_France


Frances, Stephen D(aniel) (1917-1989) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/frances_stephen


Francine, Jacques Louis (1914-1988) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=45346994


Francis, Dick (fl. 1950s-1960s) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dick_Francis_(illustrator)


Francis, Richard Standish (1880-1954) (stories)
Born in Pennsylvania; obtained B.S. in science from Harvard; writer on golf; died in Haverford, Pennsylvania.


Franck, Harry A(lverson) (1881-1962) (stories)
Traveller, lecturer and writer. Born in Munger, Michigan; died in Langhorne, Pennsylvania.


François, André [born André Farkas] (1915-2005) (stories) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andr%C3%A9_Fran%C3%A7ois


Frank, Bruno (1887-1945) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruno_Frank


Frank, Harriet, Jr. (1917- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harriet_Frank,_Jr.


Frank, Pat [i.e., Harry Hart Frank] (1907-1964) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pat_Frank


Frank, Waldo (David) (1889-1967) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/frank_waldo


Frankau, Gilbert (1884-1952) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/frankau_gilbert


Frankau, Julia (Davis) (1859-1916) (stories)
Born in Dublin; educated at home by eldest daughter of Karl Marx; moved in high society. Mother of Gilbert Frankau.


Frankau, (Sydney) Pamela (1908-1967) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pamela_Frankau


Franké, Joseph [i.e., Joseph Walther Franke] (1893-1933) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Franke.html


Franke, William (fl. 1950s) (stories)
Not William Birrell Franke (1894-1979), former Secretary of the Navy.


Franken, Rose (Dorothy, née Lewin) (1895-1988) (stories)
See jwa.org/encyclopedia/article/franken-rose


Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benjamin_Franklin


Franklin, Dwight (1888?-1971?) (art)
Born in New York City; he worked as an Art Director for motion pictures.


Franklin, Edgar; pseudonym of Edgar Franklin Stearns (1879-1958) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/franklin_edgar


Franklin, George Cory (1872-1962) (stories)
Prolific writer. Born in Oswego, Kansas; lived in California.


Franklin, Harry [i.e., Henry Franklin] (1906-1995) (stories)
Born in London.


Frantz, Marshall [born Samuel Mayer Frantz] (1890-1953) (stories) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Frantz.html


Frapié, Léon (Eugène) (1863-1949) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%A9on_Frapi%C3%A9


Fraser, John Crawford (1875-?) (stories)
Born in the British Legation in Peking, China, the son of Mary (Emily) Crawford Fraser.


Fraser, Mary (Emily) Crawford [Mrs. Hugh Fraser] (1851-1922) (stories)
Born in Rome; lived also in Japan. Mother of John Crawford Fraser.


Fraser, W(illiam) A(lexander) (1859-1933) (stories)
Born in Nova Scotia; a mining engineer in India, Burma and Canada; contributed to numerous magazines and Sunday newspapers.


Frazee, Steve [i.e., Charles Stephen Frazee] (1909-1992) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/frazee_steve


Frazee-Bower, Helen [born Helen S. Frazee] (1896-1960) (stories)
See hiddenvfrazee.blogspot.com/2017/02/helen-isabel-frazee-bower-24.html


Frazier, George (1911-1974) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Frazier


Fredenburgh, Theodore (1901?- ) (stories)
Massachusetts writer.


Frederic, Harold (1856-1898) (stories)
Born near Utica, New York; lived for years in London as correspondent to the New York Times; wrote numerous articles on Ireland.


Fredman, Harry (1923- ) (art)
See www.fredmanarc.com/gallery.html


Freedgood, Morton (1912-2006) (stories)
Mystery and thriller writer. Born in Brooklyn, New York.


Freeman, Fred (1906-1988) (stories) (art) (assoc.)
ran away from his home in West Newton, Massachusetts, at age 16 to become an illustrator in New York City; during World War II was a Naval Reserve lieutenant commander.



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