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Pflaum, George A. (fl. 1940s-1960s) (stories)
Husband of Margaret St. Clair.


Phares, Ross (Oscar) (1908- ) (stories)
Teacher, writer, linguist. Born in Hornbeck, Louisiana; lives in Houston, Texas.


Phelan, Jim [i.e., James Leo Phelan] (1895-1966) (stories)
Born in Dublin, Ireland; educated in Dublin; novelist, journalist and actor; lived in Surrey; served a prison term for murder in 1930s.


Phelps, Gilbert (Henry, Jr.) (1915-1993) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phelps_gilbert


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


Phelps, William Lyon (1865-1943) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phelps_william_lyon


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, F(rancis) C(harles) (1849-1921) (stories)
Born in Brighton and educated there and at Sandhurst; actor and stage manager who turned to law and was called to the bar in 1884; practiced in south Wales.


Philips, George Norman [i.e., George Norman Phillips] (1884-1972) (stories)
Name spelled Phillips on birth certificate. A surveyor.


Philips, Judson (Pentecost) (1903-1989) (stories) (assoc.)
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, Clarence (1885-?) (stories)
Traveller, writer. From Illinois.


Phillips, Conrad (1902-1981) (stories)
Newspaperman (in 1954 for The Sunday Chronicle).


Phillips, Dale T. (fl. 1990s-2010s) (stories)
See www.daletphillips.com


Phillips, David Graham (1867-1911) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Graham_Phillips


Phillips, [Reverand] Forbes Alexander (1866-1917) (stories)
English playwright, author; not to be confused with English Peer Athol Laurence Cunyngham Forbes (1882-1953). Died in Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, England (?).


Phillips, Gail (fl. 1940s) (art)
Born in Cashmere, Washington; died in New York City.


Phillips, Hubert (1891-1964) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hubert_Phillips


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


Phillips, John S(anborn) (1861-1949) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Sanborn_Phillips


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


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


Phillips, Stephen (1864-1915) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Phillips


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


Pickford, Mary (1892-1979) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Pickford


Picón, Jacinto Octavio (1852-1923) (stories)
See es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacinto_Octavio_Pic%C3%B3n


Pier, Arthur Stanwood (1874-?) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pier_arthur_stanwood


Pierce, Daniel (fl. 1940s-1950s) (art)
Not to be confused with the investment executive (1934- ) or the lawyer (1928- ).


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


Pierson, Ernest De Lancey (1863-1943) (stories)
Born in Auburn, New York; died in New York City.


Pilcher, Rosamunde (née Scott) (1924-2019) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosamunde_Pilcher


Pilsworth, Edward S. (fl. 1900s-1930s) (stories)
Writer, also did books on the graphic arts. Born in England; settled in Necedah, Wisconsin.


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) (assoc.)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/06/kathrene-and-robert-pinkerton-husband.html


Pinkney, Edward Coate (1802-1828) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Coote_Pinkney


Pinto, Oreste (1889-1961) (stories) (assoc.)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2011/06/lt-col-oreste-pinto.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) (assoc.)
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)


Pitter, Ruth [i.e., Emma Thomas Pitter] (1897-1992) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruth_Pitter


Pitzer, R(obert) C(laiborne) (1879-1962) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=38922516


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.


Plagemann, (William) Bentz (1913-1991) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Bentz_Plagemann


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


Plato [{c}429-347 BC] (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plato


Platt, Thomas Collier (1833-1910) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_C._Platt


Plautus, Titus Maccius [254-184 BC] (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plautus


Plourde, David (fl. 1970s) (art)
See davidplourde.com


Pluck, Thomas (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See thomaspluck.com


Po Hsing-Chien ({c}770-{c}816) (stories)
See encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Po+Hsing-Chien


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.


Pocock, (Henry) Roger (Ashwell) (1865-1941) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pocock_roger


Podell, Albert N(athaniel) (1937- ) (stories) (art)
Photographer and motion picture executive; born in New York City.


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


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


Poiré, Emmanuel (1858-1909) (stories) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caran_d%27Ache


Poliakoff, Nicolai (1900-1974) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicolai_Poliakoff


Poling, James W. (1907-1976) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.reportingcivilrights.org/authors/bio.jsp?authorid=60


Polko, Elise (Vogel) (1822-1899) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elise_Polko


Pollard, Hugh B(ertie) C(ampbell) (1888-1966) (stories)
Born in Marylebone, London, England; died in Midhurst, Sussex; author, firearms expert, intelligence agent, linguist.


Pollard, Josephine (1834-1892) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Josephine_Pollard


Pollet, Elizabeth (1922-2012) (stories)
See lastbohemians.blogspot.co.uk/2012/06/elizabeth-pollet-novelist-rest-in-peace.html


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) (assoc.)
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


Pollock, Walter Herries (1850-1926) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pollock_walter_herries


Polson, Aaron A. (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.aaronpolson.net


Pomeroy, Roy (1892-1947) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roy_Pomeroy


Pompadour, Madame de [i.e., Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, Marquise de Pompadour] (1721-1764) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/?title=Madame_de_Pompadour


Ponsor, Michael Adrian (1946- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Ponsor


Pool, Maria (Louise) (1841-1898) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maria_Louise_Pool


Poole, Granville Church (1897-1963) (stories)
Born in South Boston, Massachusetts; died in California.


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


Pope, Alexander (1688-1744) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Pope


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


Pope, Laura Spencer Portor [born Laura Spencer Portor] (1872-1957) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laura_Spencer_Portor_Pope


Pope, William H. (fl. 1910s-1930s) (stories)
Traveller. Born in Tennessee; lived in Bradford, Arkansas.


Popowski, Bert (John) (1904- ) (stories)
Journalist, writer, lecturer, hunter, photographer. Born near Grafton, North Dakota; lives in Custer, South Dakota.


Popp, Walter (Robert) (1920-2002) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Popp.html


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


Porteous, (Leslie) Crichton (1901-1991) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crichton_Porteous


Porteous, Richard S(idney) (1897-1963) (stories)
Writer. Born in Melbourne, Australia.


Porter, Harold Everett (1887-1936) (stories)
Born in Hyde Park, Mass.; educated at Harvard University.


Porter, Justin (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See portersnotebook.tumblr.com


Porter, Rebecca N. [i.e., Rebecca Newman Porter White] (1883-1963) (stories)
Born in Chicago; educated at University of California; writer and lecturer; died in Santa Barbara, California.


Post Sargent; pseudonym (fl. 1920s) (stories)
Unresolved pseudonym. He is described as “a member of the faculty of one of our leading universities and is particularly well equipped for what he is doing in our pages.” He was obviously a capable historian.


Post, Augustus (fl. 1910s-1930s) (stories)
Pioneer aviator and automobilist. Born in Brooklyn, New York; died in New York City.


Post, Melville Davisson (1869-1930) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melville_Davisson_Post


Potter, Dan(iel Scott) (1932-2006) (stories)
Born in Oklahoma; educated at University of Oklahoma and Yale; author of novels, short stories, and plays.


Potter, David (1874-1962) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/potter_david


Potter, Jeanne Oldfield (1873-1969) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/memorial/130581649/jeanne-oldfield-potter


Potter, Stephen (Meredith) (1900-1969) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Potter



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