The General Fiction Magazine Index


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James, William (1842-1910) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_James


Jameson, Arthur E(dward) (1872-1957) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Jameson.html


Jameson, Malcolm (Routh) (1891-1945) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jameson_malcolm


Jameson, (Margaret) Storm (1891-1986) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jameson_storm


Jamieson, Leland (Shattuck) (1904-1941) (stories) (assoc.)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.co.uk/2017/01/leland-jamieson-aviator-author.html


Jane, (John) Fred(erick) T(homas) (1865-1916) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jane_fred_t


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


Janis, Elsie [born Elsie Jane Bierbower (or Beerbower)] (1889-1956) (stories)
Born in Marion County, Ohio; performed in vaudeville as “Little Elsie,” a headliner on Broadway and in London; singer, songwriter, actress and screenwriter.


Janney, Russell (Dixon) (1884-1963) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russell_Janney


Janvier, Thomas A(llibone) (1849-1913) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/janvier_thomas_a


Jaques, Faith (1923-1997) (art)
See www.independent.co.uk/news/people/obituary-faith-jaques-1244190.html


Jarrell, Myra Williams (1867-1937) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=76878818


Jarrett, Cora (Hardy) (1877-1969) (stories)
Born in Norfolk, Virginia.


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


Jarvis, William H(enry) P(ope) (1876-1944) (stories)
Journalist in Canada.


Jastrow, Joseph (1863-1944) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Jastrow


Jefferies, (John) Richard (1848-1887) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jefferies_richard


Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Jefferson


Jenison, Madge C. (1874-1960) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madge_Jenison


Jenkins, Alan (1914- ) (stories)
journalist and screenwriter, born 5 September 1914, Carshalton, Surrey.


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


Jenkins, Dan (Thomas B.) (1929-2019) (stories)
See www.golfdigest.com/story/his-ownself-dan-jenkins-1929-2019-tribute-dies-at-age-89


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) (assoc.)
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.


Jenks, Tudor (Storrs) (1857-1922) (stories)
Author, poet, artist, editor, journalist and lawyer; born in Brooklyn and died in Bronxville, New York; graduate of Yale University and Columbia Law School.


Jennings, Gary (1928-1999) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jennings_gary


Jennison, Keith W(arren) (1911-1995) (stories)
See archives.sps.edu/common/text.asp?Img=18902


Jensen, Johannes V(ilhelm) (1873-1950) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jensen_johannes_v


Jensen, John [born John Gibson] (1930- ) (art)
See www.cartoons.ac.uk/cartoonist-biographies/i-j/JohnJensen.html


Jensen, Oscar E. (fl. 1920s) (stories)
American writer.


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


Jerrold, Douglas (William) (1803-1857) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Douglas_William_Jerrold


Jervis, Vera Murdoch Stuart (1896-1967) (stories)
Born Vera Murdoch Coysh in East Riding, Yorkshire; died in Lambeth, London.


Jessop, George H(enry) (1852-1915) (stories)
Born in County Longford, Ireland; educated at Trinity College; edited The Judge and contributed to other humorous publications; spent some years in the American West from 1873 where he was a successful playwright; returned to England and died in Hampstead, London.


Jin Di (1921- ) (stories)
See china.org.cn/international/fit2008/2008-07/29/content_16091212.htm


Johns, Bruce (fl. 1920s-1930s) (stories)
Journalist. Born in the northwestern United States; lived in California.


Johns, Orrick G(lenday) (1887-1946) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orrick_Glenday_Johns


Johns, Talbot (1909-1969) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.com/2013/11/talbot-johns-1909-1969.html


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


Johnson, Amy (1903-1941) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amy_Johnson


Johnson, Frances Benjamin (1864-1952) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frances_Benjamin_Johnston


Johnson, Frank Tenney (1874-1939) (art)
Born near Big Grove, Iowa; died in Los Angeles, California.


Johnson, Gerald W(hite) (1890-1980) (stories)
Born in Riverton, North Carolina; educated at Wake Forest College and University of Toulouse; newspaper editorial writer; contributed essays to numerous magazines; lived in Baltimore.


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, Hewlett (1874-1966) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hewlett_Johnson


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


Johnson, Josephine W(inslow) (1910-1990) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Josephine_Johnson


Johnson, Joyce (1935- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joyce_Johnson


Johnson, Martin (Elmer) (1884-1937) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_and_Osa_Johnson


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


Johnson, Pamela (Helen) Hansford (1912-1981) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pamela_Hansford_Johnson


Johnson, Paul (C.) (1935-2006) (stories)
Founding editor of “WIN” magazine; essayist and reviewer; carpenter and general contractor in New York City.


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


Johnson, Samuel (1709-1784) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Johnson


Johnson, Siddie Joe (1905-1977) (stories)
See tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/fjoev


Johnson, Thomas M(arvin) (1889-?) (stories) (assoc.)
Military writer; born in Buffalo, New York.


Johnson, W(alter) Ryerson (1901-1995) (stories)
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-Davies, Denys (1922-2017) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denys_Johnson-Davies


Johnston, Alfred Cheney (1885-1971) (stories) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfred_Cheney_Johnston


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, Harry [i.e., Sir Henry Hamilton Johnston] (1858-1927) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Johnston


Johnston, Myrtle (1909-1955) (stories)
(or possibly 1909-1958, from another source) Born in Dublin; author of several novels.


Johnston, Ralph Hubert (1903- ) (stories)
Writer. Born in Pocatello, Idaho.


Johnston, Robert (fl. 1910s) (stories)
Perhaps historian Robert Matteson Johnston (1867-1920), born in Paris, France; died in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


Johnston, Thomas (1881-1965) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_Johnston_(British_politician)


Johnston, Ty (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See tyjohnston.blogspot.co.uk


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


Johnston, William (Andrew) (1871-1929) (stories)
See www.goodreads.com/author/show/1682277.William_Andrew_Johnston


Johnstone, Paul K(arlsson) (1910-1985) (stories) (assoc.)
See desturmobed.blogspot.co.uk/2012/03/paul-k-johnstone.html


Jókai, Mór [born Móric Jókay de Ásva] (1825-1904) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jokai_mor


Jones, Alice Eleanor (1916-1981) (stories)
Wife of H. Nearing, Jr..


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


Jones, Bob [i.e., Robert Douglas Jones] (1919-2007) (art)
Born in Canada; raised and educated in Los Angeles; retired from U.S. Army as a colonel; living in Pebble Beach, California.


Jones, Casey [i.e., Charles S. Jones] (1894-1976) (art)
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, Ellis O(liver) (1874-1967) (stories)
Variously a socialist, journalist, essayist, playwright, magazine editor, isolationist, fascist, and peace activist; born in Columbus, Ohio; died in Santa Rosa, California.


Jones, Frank Goewey (1874-?) (stories)
Muskegon, Michigan businessman convicted and imprisoned for embezzlement; pardoned in 1915. Born in Chicago, Illinois.


Jones, Gareth D. (fl. 1990s-2010s) (stories)
See www.garethdjones.co.uk


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


Jones, Grover (1893-1940) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grover_Jones


Jones, Gwyn (1907-1999) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gwyn_Jones_(author)


Jones, Henry Arthur (1851-1929) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Arthur_Jones


Jones, (Stanley) Howard (1906-1975) (stories)
Born in Chelsea, England; died in Chichester, Sussex.


Jones, Lloid (1908- ) (stories)
Teacher, writer of books for young readers.


Jones, Mervyn (1922-2010) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jones_mervyn


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


Jones, Raymond F. (1915-1994) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/jones_raymond_f


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


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


Jones, Ruth Lambert (1896-?) (stories)
Not to be confused with the actress and playwright Ruth Gordon Jones (1896-1985).



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