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Oppenheim, E(dward) Phillips (1866-1946) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/oppenheim_e_phillips


Orban, Paul (1896-1974) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Orban.html


Orcutt, Eddy (fl. 1930s-1950s) (stories)
Almost certainly resident in San Diego, California.


Orcutt, William Dana (1870-1953) (stories)
Born in Lebanon, New Hampshire; died in Boston; Harvard graduate, typographer and author.


Orczy, Baroness (Emmuska) [i.e., Emma Magdalena Rosalia Maria Josefa Barbara Barstow, Baroness Orczy] (1865-1947) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baroness_Emma_Orczy


Ordway, (Lucius) Peter (1916-2001) (stories)
Born in Minnesota; died in Palm Beach, Florida; scriptwriter and novelist.


O’Reilly, Edward S(innott) “Tex” (1880-1946) (stories)
Writer and journalist.


O’Reilly, John Boyle (1844-1890) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/oreilly_john_boyle


Ormant, Arthur (1922- ) (stories)
Editor and writer. Born in Albany, New York; lives in New York City.


Ormerod, John (1927- ) (stories)
See Born in Lancashire; served in the Merchant Navy from 1943-47; worked as a newspaper reporter for a year and then abandoned office life to concentrate on writing.


O’Rourke, Frank (1916-1989) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/orourke_frank


Orr, Clifford (Burrowes) (1899-1951) (stories)
Born in Maine, graduate of Dartmouth; editor of “The New Yorker”.


Orsborne, Dod (fl. 1950s) (stories)
Explorer, adventurer, sailor, writer. Born in Dundee, Scotland; died in Belle-Isle, France.


Osborn, Stanley R. (1876-1946) (stories)
A journalist, born in Nebraska.


Osborne, Charles (Thomas) (1927-2017) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Osborne_(music_writer)


Osborne, (Samuel) Duffield (1858-1917) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/osborne_duffield


Osborne, John (James) (1929-1994) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Osborne


Osborne, William Hamilton (1873-1942) (stories)
See www.jerseyhistory.org/findingaid.php?aid=1137


Osbourne, Lloyd (1868-1947) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/osbourne_lloyd


O’Shaughnessy, Arthur W(illiam Edgar) (1844-1881) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_O%27Shaughnessy


Osmond, Marion (Wallace) (1870-1948) (stories)
Born Marion Wallace in London; married Walter Osmond, one time special constable at Buckingham Palace; died in London.


Ostenso, Martha (1900-1963) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martha_Ostenso


Ostlere, Gordon Stanley (1921-2017) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Gordon_(English_author)


Ostrander, Isabel [i.e., Isabella Egenton Ostrander Lamb] (1883-1924) (stories)
Born in New York City.


O’Sullivan, William (fl. 1900s-1960s) (stories) (assoc.)
probably a house pseudonym.


Oswald, Lee Harvey (1939-1963) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Harvey_Oswald


Otis, Elita Proctor (1851-1927) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elita_Proctor_Otis


Otis, James; pseudonym of James Otis Kaler (1848-1912) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/otis_james


Ottolengui, (Benjamin A.) Rodrigues (1861-1937) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ottolengui_rodrigues


Otway, Leslie (fl. 1920s-1930s) (art)
See bearalley.blogspot.com/2007/01/leslie-otway.html


Ouida; pseudonym of Maria Louise Ramé (1839-1908) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ouida


Oulahan, Richard (1867-1931) (stories)
Journalist, well known correspondent. Born and died in Washington, D.C.


Oursler, Grace (Perkins) (1900-1955) (stories)
Born in Boston; educated at Columbia School of Journalism.


Overholser, Wayne D. (1906-1996) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wayne_D._Overholser


Owen, Dean; pseudonym of Dudley Dean McGaughey (1909-1986) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/owen_dean


Owen, Frank (1893-1968) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.co.uk/2015/06/frank-owen-1893-1968.html


Owen, H(arry) Collinson (1882-1956) (stories)
Journalist and author.


Owen, James A. (fl. 1970s-2010s) (stories)
See jamesaowen.com/


Owens, Jesse [i.e., James Cleveland Owens] (1913-1980) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jesse_Owens


Oxenham, John; pseudonym of William Dunkerley (1852-1941) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/oxenham_john


Oyen, (Olaf) Henry (1883-1921) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2013/01/henry-oyen-reporter-pulp-author.html


Packard, Frank (Lucius) (1877-1942) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/packard_frank_l


Packard, George V. (1932-2011) (stories)
See www.blipfoto.com/entry/1390068


Packard, Vance (1914-1996) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vance_Packard


Pagano, Jo (1906-1982) (stories)
Born in Denver; commercial illustrator, art critic, scenario writer.


Page, Curtis Hidden (1870-1946) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curtis_Hidden_Page


Page, Homer (Gordon) (1918-1985) (stories) (art) (assoc.)
Photojournalist and author. Died in Cornwall, Connecticut.


Pahlow, Gertrude (Curtis Brown) (1881-1937) (stories)
Born in Massachusetts; lived in Columbus 1925-1937; magazine short story writer and novelist.


Pain, Barry (Eric Odell) (1864-1928) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pain_barry


Paine, Albert B(igelow) (1861-1937) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/paine_albert_b


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


Palladini, David (Mario) (1946-2019) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Palladini


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, Gretta [i.e., Gretta Brooker Palmer Clark] (1905-1953) (stories)
Born in St. Louis; graduate of Vassar; book reviewer, columnist, journalist, editor, and war correspondent.


Palmer, H. (fl. 1910s-1920s) (art)
Probably Herman Palmer (1894-1948); although there was a Hattie Virginia Young Palmer working at about the same time.


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


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


Palmer, (Edward Vivian) Vance (1885-1959) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vance_Palmer


Pancoast, Chalmers L(owell) (1880-1965) (stories)
Born in Ohio; employed with various newspapers and magazines; lived mostly in Newark.


Pancoast, Morris H. (fl. 1920s) (art)
Born in Salem, New Jersey.


Pankhurst, E(stelle) Sylvia (1882-1960) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sylvia_Pankhurst


Panski, Waclaw Jan (1897-1990) (stories)
Born in Poland.


Pantages, Alexander (1867-1936) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Pantages


Panter-Downes, Mollie [i.e., Mary Patricia Panter-Downes] (1906-1997) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mollie_Panter-Downes


Paolieri, Ferdinando (1878-1928) (stories)
See it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ferdinando_Paolieri


Papashvily, George (1898-1978) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Papashvily


Papashvily, Helen [born Helen Waite] (1906-1996) (stories)
See www.lehigh.edu/library/speccoll/papashvily.html


Paradise, Viola (Isabel) (1887-1980) (stories)
Born in Chicago; educated at University of Chicago and New York School of Social Work; contributed fiction and verse to numerous magazines.


Parcell, Norman Howe (1885-1955) (stories)
Born in Pembrokeshire; died in Bath, England.


Park, Edwards (Albert) (1877-1969) (stories)
Pediatrician, expert on childhood diseases. Born in Gloversville, New York; died in Margaree Valley, Nova Scotia, Canada.


Parker, Bonnie (Elizabeth) (1910-1934) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bonnie_and_Clyde#Bonnie_Parker


Parker, Dorothy (née Rothschild) (1893-1967) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorothy_Parker


Parker, Heather (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.heatherparker.co.uk


Parker, Louis N(apoleon) (1852-1944) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louis_N._Parker


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.


Parker, Richard (1915-1990) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/parker_richard


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


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


Parkman, Francis (1823-1893) (stories)
Born in Boston.


Parmenter, Christine Whiting (1877-1953) (stories)
See prabook.com/web/christine_whiting.parmenter/1086841


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


Parr, Harriet (1828-1900) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harriet_Parr


Parrish, (George) Randall (1858-1923) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/parrish_randall


Parrott, (Katherine) Ursula (1902-1981) (stories)
Born Katherine Ursula Towle in Boston; graduated from Radcliffe College; married Lindesay Marc Parrott in 1924, then Charles Terry Greenwood in 1932, then John J. Wilberg in 1934, then Alfred Coster Schermerhorn in 1939 (divorced 1944); died in poverty in New York City.


Partridge, (Edward) Bellamy (1878-1960) (stories)
Author, editor, journalist, radio script writer, lawyer. Born in Phelps, New York; died in Bridgeport, Connecticut.


Partridge, Eric (Honeywood) (1894-1979) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eric_Partridge


Passalacqua, David (J.) (1936-2004) (art)
See www.societyillustrators.org/dave-passalacqua


Passingham, W(illiam) J(ohn) (1897-1957) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/passingham_w_j


Pater, Walter (Horatio) (1839-1894) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walter_Pater


Paterson, J(ames) Phillips (1877-1948) (art)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2017/08/j-phillips-paterson.html


Patmore, Coventry (Kersey Dighton) (1823-1896) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coventry_Patmore


Patri, Angelo (1876-1965) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angelo_Patri


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.



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