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Selwyn, Edgar (1875-1944) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar_Selwyn


Selzer, Richard A(llen) (1928-2016) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Selzer


Senkovic, Dr. Andre (fl. 1960s) (stories)
Probably a pseudonym.


Serafimovich, A(lexander) [born Alexander Serafimovich Popov] (1863-1949) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Serafimovich


Serao, Matilde [i.e., Matilde Serao-Scarfoglio] (1856-1927) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matilde_Serao


Serling, (Edward) Rod(man) (1924-1975) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rod_Serling


Service, Robert W(illiam) (1874-1958) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/service_robert_w


Serviss, Garrett P(utnam) (1851-1929) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/serviss_garrett_p


Seton, Ernest Thompson [born Ernest Evan Thompson] (1860-1946) (stories) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ernest_Thompson_Seton


Settle, Mary Lee (1918-2005) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Lee_Settle


Settlemyre, J. Lee (fl. 1960s) (stories)
Perhaps from South Carolina.


Severance, Paul (fl. 1920s-1930s) (stories)
Tennessee writer and editor.


Severyanin, Igor; pseudonym of Igor Vasilyevich Lotaryov (1887-1941) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Igor_Severyanin


Sewall, Samuel (1652-1730) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Sewall


Seward, Edna Bell (1877-1963) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.com/2018/11/edna-bell-seward-1877-1963.html


Sewell, Amos (F.) (1901-1983) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Sewell.html


Seymour, John (1914-2004) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/seymour_john


Seymour, Ralph Fletcher (1878-1966) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_Fletcher_Seymour


Shaara, Michael (Joseph, Jr.) (1929-1988) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/shaara_michael


Shackleton, Dewey (fl. 1960s) (stories)
Probably a pseudonym.


Shafer, Don(ald) Cameron (1881-?) (stories)
Journalist and novelist. Perhaps from New York.


Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Shakespeare


Shallit, Rebecca [i.e., Rebecca Shallit Turteltaub] (1909-1999) (stories)
See brentwoodpubliclibrary.wikifoundry.com/page/Rebecca+Shallit+Turtletaub


Shane, Peggy [i.e., Margaret Woodward Smith Boyd Shane] (1898-1965) (stories)
See jackfsanders.tripod.com/S-Z.htm


Shanks, Edward (Richard Buxton) (1892-1953) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/shanks_edward


Shannon, Effie (1867-1954) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Effie_Shannon


Shannon, Mary (fl. 1920s-1940s) (stories)
Teacher and writer. Born in British Columbia, Canada.


Shannon, Robert Terry (1895-1950) (stories)
Born in Kansas City, Missouri; Sunday Editor of the Kansas City Star when registering for WWI draft; later lived in Virginia and then Norwalk, Connecticut; died in Los Angeles.


Shapiro, Lionel (Sebastian Berk) (1908-1958) (stories)
Born in Montreal. Foreign correspondent for U.S. newspapers and broadcasts.


Sharkey, Emma Augusta Brown (1849-1902) (stories)
Born in Rochester, N.Y.


Sharp, (James George) David (1889-1954) (stories)
Died in Bodmin, Cornwall.


Sharp, Elizabeth A(melia) (1856-1932) (stories)
Wife of William Sharp.


Sharp, William (1855-1905) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Sharp_(writer)


Sharp, William (1900-1961) (art)
Born in Lemberg (now Lvev), Austria; came to the United States in 1934; died in New York City. His death date is sometimes incorrectly listed as 1965.


Sharp, (William) Willoughby (1900-1956) (stories)
Succeeded his father as a member of the New York Stock Exchange; lived in Bermuda 1931- 1935; partner in publishing firm of Kendall & Sharp beginning in 1935; account executive of the Research Institute beginning in 1943.


Sharts, Joseph (William) (1875-1965) (stories)
Born in Hamilton, Ohio; graduate of Harvard; practiced law in Dayton, Ohio.


Shaw, [Captain] Frank H(ubert) (1878-1960) (stories)
English sea captain. Born in Yorkshire, England. Brother of Stanley Gordon Shaw.


Shaw, George Bernard (1856-1950) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Bernard_Shaw


Shaw, Irwin (1913-1984) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irwin_Shaw


Shaw, Janet Beeler (1937- ) (stories)
See www.encyclopedia.com/children/academic-and-educational-journals/shaw-janet-1937


Shaw, [Dr.] John (1778-1809) (stories)
See www.yourdailypoem.com/listpoem.jsp?poem_id=225


Shaw, K. C. (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See kcshaw.net


Shaw, Larry T. [i.e., Lawrence Taylor Shaw] (1924-1985) (art)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/shaw_larry_t


Shaw, (Frederick) Stanley (1870-1935) (stories) (assoc.)
Born and died in Boston; A physician in general practice.


Shaw, Stanley Gordon (1884-1938) (stories)
Brother of Frank H(ubert) Shaw.


Shay, Frank [i.e., Francis Xavier William Theodore Shay] (1888-1954) (stories)
Born in East Orange, N.J.; died in Wellfleet, Massachusetts; bookstore owner, editor, actor, biographer and novelist. (Note: Last name originally spelled Shea.


Shearer, Lloyd (1914-2001) (stories)
See www.nytimes.com/2001/05/27/us/lloyd-shearer-longtime-celebrity-columnist-dies-at-84.html


Sheckley, Robert (1928-2005) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/sheckley_robert


Shedd, George C(lifford) (1877-1937) (stories)
Born in Ashland, Nebraska; educated at U. of Nebraska; teacher in rural Nebraska school, dealer in real estate, and full-time writer after 1918; lived in California after 1928.


Shedd, Margaret (Cochran) [i.e., Margaret Shedd Kisich] (1898-1986) (stories)
Born in Persia.


Sheehan, Perley Poore (1875-1943) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/sheehan_perley_poore


Sheldon, Clay (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See www.strangemusingspress.com/2013/12/author-bio-clay-sheldon.html


Sheldon, E. Lloyd (1886-1957) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E._Lloyd_Sheldon


Sheldon, Edward (Brewster) (1886-1946) (stories) (assoc.)
Born in Chicago.


Sheldon, Lurana W. [i.e., Lurana Waterhouse Sheldon Ferris] (1862-1945) (stories)
Born in Hadlyme, Connecticut; died in Maine.


Sheldon, Walter J(ames) (1917-1996) (stories) (assoc.)
Writer of mysteries, editor. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; lived in Bellingham, Washington.


Shelley, Mary W(ollstonecraft Godwin) (1797-1851) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/shelley_mary_wollstonecraft


Shelley, Percy Bysshe (1792-1822) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Bysshe_Shelley


Shelton, Dick (fl. 1950s-1960s) (art)
Not to be confused with the poet (1933- ).


Shelton, Richard Barker (1876-1944) (stories)
Not to be confused with editor Richard Shelton (1926-1963).


Shen Chi-Chi [fl. 750-800] (stories)
a member of the Institute of National Historiography in the reign of Emperor Te Tsung, he compiled the “Veritable Records” of his age, the T’ang dynasty.


Shenton, Edward (1895-1977) (stories) (art)
Book illustrator and author. Born in Pottstown, Pennsylvania.


Shepard, Odell (1884-1967) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odell_Shepard


Shepherd, George (fl. 1910s) (stories)
Probably not engineer George DeFrees Shepherd (1864-1926).


Shepherd, J(oy) Clinton (1888-1975) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Shepherd.html


Sheppard, Alfred Tresidder (1871-1947) (stories)
Born in London; educated at Bishop’s Stortford; author and critic.


Sheppard, [Dr.] Sam(uel Holmes) (1923-1970) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam_Sheppard


Sherburne, Zoa (Morin) (1912- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/sherburne_zoa


Sheridan, Richard Brinsley (1751-1816) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Brinsley_Sheridan


Sheridan, Sol(omon) N(eill) (1859-1936) (stories)
Born in St. Joseph, Missouri; died in Ventura, California; historian, traveler, newspaper man, and children’s philosopher.


Sherman, Ellen Burns (1867-1956) (stories)
See prabook.com/web/person-view.html?profileId=1083700


Sherrill, Elizabeth (1928- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_and_Elizabeth_Sherrill


Shiel, M(atthew) P(hipps) (1865-1947) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/shiel_m_p


Shiffrin, Abraham B. (1902-1998) (stories)
Playwright, dealer in antiquarian books. Born in Poland; lived in New York.


Shilstone, Arthur (1922- ) (art)
See store.russellfinkgallery.com/shar2.html


Shinn, Everett (1876-1953) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Everett_Shinn


Shippey, (Henry) Lee (1884-1969) (stories)
Born in Memphis, Tennessee.


Shirāzi, Abū-Muhammad Muslih al-Din bin Abdallāh, Saadi Shirazi (1210-1291) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saadi_Shirazi


Shirk-Johnstone, Hermona [born Hermona Kaufman] (1895-1977) (stories)
Born in Chicago; her father died when she was 3 and her mother married Raymond Shirk; Hermona married someone named Johnstone but that marriage failed; died in New York City.


Shirley, Florence Henderson (1883-1934) (stories)
Writer, editor of journal The Editor. Born in New York City; died in Newark, New Jersey.


Shirley, Glenn (Deane) (1916- ) (stories)
Policeman turned historian and western writer. Born in Payne County, Oklahoma; lives in Stillwater, Oklahoma.


Shirvanian, Vahan (1925-2013) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vahan_Shirvanian


Shivers, Louise [born Julia Louise Shingleton] (1929-2014) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louise_Shivers


Sholl, Anna McClure (1868-1956) (stories)
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; attended Cornell University; died in New York City.


Shore, Robert (1924- ) (art)
See www.oxfordgallery.com/Period_Artists/shore.html


Shore, Viola Brothers [i.e., Viola Brothers Shore Braxton Gleichman] (1890-1970) (stories)
Born in New York City, daughter of a surgeon; attended New York University; author of poetry, biography, stories and articles, silent movie titles and original stories for motion pictures; died in New York City.


Short, Luke; pseudonym of Frederick D. Glidden (1908-1975) (stories) (assoc.)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/08/luke-short-western-story-writer.html


Short, Marion ({c}1871-?) (stories)
Born in Illinois; death not traced.


Shorter, Dora Sigerson [Mrs. Clement Shorter] (1866-1918) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dora_Sigerson_Shorter


Shotwell, Ray P.; house pseudonym (fl. 1930s-1960s) (stories)
used by at least 15 different writers in as many different magazines.


Shoup, Paul (1874-1946) (stories)
See www.losaltosonline.com/news/sections/news/215-news-briefs/8827-J8198


Shrady, Dr. George F(rederick, Sr.) (1830-1907) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Frederick_Shrady,_Sr.



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