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Biographical Notes


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Potthast, Edward (Henry) (1857-1927) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Henry_Potthast


Pound, Arthur (1884-1966) (stories)
See quod.lib.umich.edu/b/bhlead/umich-bhl-85522?byte=117189649;focusrgn=bioghist


Povey, Jennifer R. (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.jenniferrpovey.com


Powell, E(dward) Alexander (1879-1957) (stories)
Born in Syracuse, N.Y.; educated at Syracuse University and Oberlin College; contributed to magazines in U.S. and England; overseas newspaper correspondent; conducted expeditions to many foreign countries; died in Falls Village, Connecticut.


Powell, Gerald (fl. 1950s-1960s) (art)
Not artist Gerald A. Powell (1942- ).


Powell, T. C. (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See tcpowellfiction.blogspot.co.uk


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


Power, Norman (Sandiford) (1916-1993) (stories)
See desturmobed.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/norman-power.html


Power-O’Malley, Ruth (1906-?) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Power_O’Malley


Powers, Alfred (fl. 1920s-1940s) (stories)
Teacher, writer. Dean of the General Extension Division, Oregon State System of Higher Education. Born in Delania, Arkansas; lived in Oregon.


Powys, John Cowper (1872-1963) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Cowper_Powys


Powys, T(heodore) F(rancis) (1875-1953) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T._F._Powys


Pragnell, Festus (1905-1977) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pragnell_festus


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


Pratt, Cornelia Atwood [i.e., Cornelia Atwood Pratt Comer; Mrs. William D. Comer] (1867-1929) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pratt_cornelia_atwood


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


Pratt, Grace Tyler (1869-1916) (stories)
Born in Deerfield, Massachusetts; died in Harpswell, Maine.


Pratt, Harry Noyes (1879-1944) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.com/2011/10/harry-noyes-pratt-1879-1944.html


Pratt, Lucy (Agnes) (1874-1970) (stories)
See deerfield-ma.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Pratt-Family-Papers-1.pdf


Preece, Harold (1906-1992) (stories)
Journalist, writer, specialist in Texas history. Born in Austin, Texas.


Prentice, John (1920- ) (art)
Born in Whitney, Texas; lived in New York City.


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


Prescott, Augusta (S.) ({c}1869-?) (stories)
A journalist, born in New York; death not traced.


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


Prescott, Mary N(ewmarch) (1849-1888) (stories)
Younger sister of Harriet Elizabeth Prescott


Preston, “Amarillo Slim” [i.e., Thomas Austin Preston, Jr.] (1928-2012) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amarillo_Slim


Preston, James (1913-2004) (stories)
Novelist and farmer. Born in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia; lived in Melbourne, Australia.


Preston, May Wilson [i.e., Mary Wilson Watkins Preston] (1873-1949) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/May_Wilson_Preston


Prevost, Francis; pseudonym of H. F. Prevost Battersby (1862-1949) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Prevost


Prévost, Marcel (1862-1941) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marcel_Prévost


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


Price, Edith Ballinger (1897-1997) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edith_B._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.


Price, Garrett (1896-1979) (art)
See www.askart.com/artist/Garrett_Price/28765/Garrett_Price.aspx


Price, [Congressman] (Charles) Melvin (1905-1988) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Melvin_Price


Price, Willard (De Mille) (1887-1983) (stories) (assoc.)
Writer, editor, explorer. Born in Peterboro, Ontario, Canada; died in Laguna Hills, California (?).


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.


Pridgen, Tim (1899-?) (stories)
Probably from North Carolina.


Priestley, J(ohn) B(oynton) (1894-1984) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._B._Priestley


Pringle, Murray T. (fl. 1940s-1960s) (stories)
Archaeologist.


Pringle-Toungate, Erin (1981- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erin_Pringle


Prior, Matthew (1664-1721) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_Prior


Prior, Percy B. (fl. 1920s) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.com/2015/06/percy-b-prior.html


Pritchett, V(ictor) S(awdon) (1900-1997) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V._S._Pritchett


Procter, Adelaide Anne (1825-1864) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adelaide_Anne_Procter


Procter, Bryan Waller (1787-1874) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bryan_Procter


Procter, Maurice (1906-1973) (stories)
Novelist. Born in Nelson, Lancashire, England.


Prokosch, Frederic (1909-1989) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederic_Prokosch


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


Prose, Francine (1947- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francine_Prose


Prout, Victor (William) (1862-1950) (art)
See bearalley.blogspot.com/2007/02/victor-prout.html


Prouty, Olive Higgins (1882-1974) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olive_Higgins_Prouty


Pudney, John (Sleigh) (1909-1977) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Pudney


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


Pugh, Marshall (Morrison) (1925-1976) (stories)
Born in Scotland; free-lance writer, columnist, film critic; died in London.


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


Purdy, Nina (Sutherland) (1889-1952) (stories)
See www.questia.com/library/journal/1G1-202810290/less-work-for-mother-rural-readers-farm-papers


Pushkin, Alexander Sergeievitch (1799-1837) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Pushkin


Pusser, Buford (Hayse) (1937-1974) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buford_Pusser


Putnam, George Palmer (1887-1950) (stories)
Born in Rye, N.Y.


Putnam, Xeno(phon Whiting) (1867-?) (stories)
Born in Pennsylvania.


Putta, Walto W(aino) (1891-?) (stories)
Born in Musikirkko, Finland. A sailor, longshoreman, and master of a private yacht. Lived in San Pedro, CA.


Puzo, Mario (1920-1999) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/puzo_mario


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


Quarles, Francis (1592-1644) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Quarles


Queen, Ellery; pseudonym of Frederic Dannay (1905-1982) & Manfred B. Lee (1905-1971) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellery_Queen


Quesnay de Beaurepaire, Jules (1834-1923) (stories)
See fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jules_Quesnay_de_Beaurepaire


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


Quick, (John) Herbert (1861-1925) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/quick_herbert


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


Quiller-Couch, Lilian M(aude) (1866-1941) (stories)
Born in Bodmin, Cornwall, England, and died in Essex; a sister of Sir Arthur T(homas) Quiller-Couch.


Quindlen, Anna (Marie) (1953- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anna_Quindlen


Quinn, E(leanor) Baker (1900-1976) (stories)
Born in the U.S.


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


Quirk, Leslie W. (1882-1960) (stories)
Born in Alta, Iowa; educated at University of Wisconsin; editor and publisher.


Quo Tai-chi (1888-1952) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quo_Tai-chi


Quong, Rose (1879-1972) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rose_Quong


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


Rabelais, François (1494-1553) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rabelais


Radak, Jason (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See fictionaut.com/users/jason-radak


Radcliffe, (Henry) Garnett (1898-1971) (stories)
Educated at Campbell College, Belfast, and at Sandhurst; served in India on the North-West Frontier and with the RAF in South Arabia and Socotra; later a civil servant.


Raddall, Thomas H(ead) (1903-1994) (stories) (assoc.)
Radio officer, writer, historian. Born in Hythe, Kent, England; lived in Nova Scotia, Canada.


Rae, Lucy M(ackie) (1865-1938) (stories)
Born in Scotland; died in London.


Ragozin, Zénaïde A(lexeïevna) (1835-1924) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Z%C3%A9na%C3%AFde_Alexe%C3%AFevna_Ragozin


Ragsdale, Lulah [i.e., Tallulah Ragsdale] (1862-1953) (stories)
Born in Cedar Hall, Mississippi; actress, poet and teacher.


Raht, Carlysle Graham (1880-1972) (stories)
See www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/fra13


Raine, Norman Reilly (1895-1971) (stories)
Journalist, editor, novelist, screenwriter, creator of “Tugboat Annie.” Born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania; died in Woodland Hills, California. Note: one source lists his birthdate as 1894.


Raine, William MacLeod (1871-1954) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_MacLeod_Raine


Rainey, Roy C.; house pseudonym (fl. 1930s-1960s) (stories)
used by at least five writers in different magazines; two have been identified, the rest are presumably by staff writers.


Rainov, Bogomil (Nikolaev) (1919- ) (stories)
See encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Rainov,+Bogomil+Nikolaev


Raleigh, Cecil; pseudonym of Cecil Rowlands (1856-1914) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cecil_Raleigh


Raleigh, H(ilary) M(ason) (1893-1969) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/raleigh_h_m


Raleigh, Henry (Patrick) (1880-1944) (art)
See illustrationart.blogspot.co.uk/2009/12/henry-patrick-raleigh-1880-1944.html



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