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Gilligan, Edmund (John) (1898-1973) (stories)
Born in West Newton, Massachusetts; died in Kingston, New York; newspaperman and novelist; served as quartermaster on a submarine chaser during WWI; graduate of Harvard; reporter for The Boston Post and then The New York Sun; associate editor of Fortune; “Rod and Gun” columnist for The New York Herald Tribune.

Gillilan, Strickland (W.) (1869-1954) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strickland_Gillilan

Gillings, Walter (H.) (1912-1979) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gillings_walter

Gilman, Charlotte (Anna) Perkins (Stetson) (1860-1935) (stories)
Born in Hartford, Connecticut; lecturer in U.S. and Europe.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlotte_Perkins_Gilman

Gingrich, Arnold (1903-1976) (books) (stories)
Founder of Esquire magazine.

Ginsburg, Mirra (1919-2000) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ginsburg_mirra

Gittins, Anthony (Henry) (1910-1998) (stories)
Born in Bangkok, Thailand; died in London, England.

Glidden, Frederick D(illey) (1908-1975) (books) (stories)
Journalist, popular writer of westerns. Born in Kewanee, Illinois; died in Aspen, Colorado. Brother of Jonathan H. Glidden.

Glidden, Jonathan H(urff) (1907-1957) (books) (stories)
Writer; died in Pojaque, New Mexico or Creed, Colorado. Brother of Frederick D. Glidden (i.e., Luke Short).

Gloag, John (Edwards) (1896-1981) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gloag_john

Gloss, Molly (1944- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gloss_molly

Glynne-Jones, William (1907-1977) (stories)
Journalist, writer of children’s books. Born in Llanelly, South Wales.

Goddard, Gloria (1897-1978) (stories)
Born in Philadelphia; poet, novelist, copywriter and publicist. Wife of Clement Wood.

Gogarty, Oliver (Joseph) St. John (1878-1957) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oliver_St._John_Gogarty

Gold, H(orace) L(eonard) (1914-1996) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gold_h_l

Golding, Louis (1895-1958) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/golding_louis

Golding, [Sir] William (Gerald) (1911-1993) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Golding

Goldsmith, Howard (1943- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/goldsmith_howard

Goodchild, George (1888-1969) (books) (stories)
Born in England; worked as journalist and in publishing house before becoming full time writer.
See also bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2008/08/george-goodchild.html; www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/goodchild_george

Gordimer, Nadine (1923-2014) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nadine_Gordimer

Gorer, Geoffrey (Edgar Solomon) (1905-1985) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gorer_geoffrey

Gores, Joe [i.e., Joseph Nicholas Gores] (1931-2011) (stories)
Writer, instructor. Born in Rochester, Minnesota; lived in California.

Gotlieb, Phyllis (Fay, née Bloom) (1926-2009) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gotlieb_phyllis

Graeve, Oscar (R.) (1884-1939) (stories)
Born in Astoria, NY; died in the offices of Macfadden Publications, NY, where he was fiction editor of Liberty. Formerly edited The Delineator.

Grant, Charles L(ewis) (1942-2006) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/grant_charles_l

Grant, Donald M(etcalf) (1927-2009) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/grant_donald_m

Grant, [Captain] George H. (fl. 1924-1938) (stories)
Ship captain who spent at least some time in Central and South America.

Grant, James D. (1954- ) (stories)
Born in England; studied law; living in NYC; TV director turned writer.

Grant, John; pseudonym of Paul Barnett (1949- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/grant_john

Grau, Shirley Ann (1929- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shirley_Ann_Grau

Graves, C(harles) L(arcom) (1856-1944) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/graves_c_l

Graves, Clotilde (Inez Augusta Mary) (1863-1932) (stories)
Born in Buttevant, County Cork, Ireland, daughter of an Irish army officer; studied art in Bloomsbury and settled in Hampstead; from 1837 was a journalist and writer of light plays and pantomimes; spent last years in a convent.

Graves, Robert (Von Ranke) (1895-1985) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/graves_robert

Gray, Alasdair (James) (1934- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alasdair_Gray

Graydon, Robert Murray (1890-1937) (stories)
Born in Pennsylvania, son of William Murray Graydon; taken to live in England as a child.

Graydon, William Murray (1864-1946) (stories)
Born in Pennsylvania; full-time writer, first in the U.S., and later, for most of his life, in England. Father of Robert Murray Graydon.

Grayson, Charles (1905-1973) (books) (stories)
Born in Los Angeles, CA.

Graziano, Rocky [i.e., Thomas Rocco Barbella] (1919-1990) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rocky_Graziano

Green, Roger (Gilbert) Lancelyn (1918-1987) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/green_roger_lancelyn

Green, Roland J(ames) (1944- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/green_roland_j

Greenberg, Martin H(arry) (1941-2011) (books) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/greenberg_martin_h

Greene, Josiah E(nsign) (1911-1955) (stories)
Born in Duluth, Minnesota.

Greene, L. Patrick [born Louis Montague Green] (1891-1971) (stories)
English author and traveller; also wrote mystery novels; reported to have gone to Rhodesia at age 18 and served with the British South Africa Police force from 1910-1913; to have emigrated to the U.S. in 1913; under the name Lewis Patrick Greene, to have married an American woman, Marjorie Sherman, and become a U.S. citizen.
See also blackdogbooks.net/index.php?Itemid=6&option=com_zoo&view=item&category_id=5&item_id=13

Greene, Ward (Storrs) (1892-1956) (stories)
Born in Asheville, North Carolina; newspaperman; executive editor of King Features Syndicate; died in Havana, Cuba.

Greenland, Colin (1954- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/greenland_colin

Greenwood, Kerry (1954- ) (stories)
Born in Melbourne; has degree in English and law from Melbourne Univ.; admitted to the legal profession in 1982.

Gregory, Jackson (1882-1943) (stories)
Born in Salinas, California; educated at University of California; principal in high schools; reporter and correspondent for various periodicals in U.S. and Canada; author of short stories and serials in American and British magazines; screenwriter; novelist; died in Los Angeles, California.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jackson_Gregory

Grey, John (fl. 1966-2014) (stories)
See cordite.org.au/author/johngrey

Gribble, Leonard (Reginald) (1908-1985) (stories)
Byline also frequently: Leonard R. Gribble.

Griffey, W(illiam) H(ollis) (1914-1989) (stories)
Writer. Born in Kentucky.

Griffin, (Charles) Frank (1911-1984) (stories)
Born in Peterborough, England; died in Devon.

Griffin, Gerald (1803-1840) (stories)
Born and educated in Limerick; pursued a literary career in London before returning to Ireland.

Griffith, George; pseudonym of George C. Griffith-Jones (1857-1906) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/griffith_george

Griffith, Robert (J.) (fl. 1937-1951) (stories)
Probably not Robert E. Griffith (1906?-1971), a Broadway producer.

Grimm, Jakob (1785-1863) (stories)
All the Grimm’s stories were published in Kinder— und Haus-Märchen in 1812 and 1815.

Grimsley, Jim (1955- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/grimsley_jim

Gross, George (1909-2003)
See pulpartists.com/Gross.html

Gruber, Frank (1904-1969) (stories)
Prolific and popular mystery and western writer. Born in Elmer, Minnesota; died in Los Angeles, California.

Gulick, Bill [i.e., Grover C. Gulick] (1916-2013) (stories)
Noted western writer. Born in Kansas City, Missouri; lived (and died) in Walla Walla, Washington.

Gunn, James E(dwin) (1923- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gunn_james_e

Gunn, Neil M(iller) (1891-1973) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gunn_neil_m

Gunther, John (1901-1970) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/gunther_john

Gunthorpe, Dale (1941- ) (stories)
She was born in South Africa; living in London from 1965.

Hackenberry, Charles (R.) (1939-2012) (stories)
Earned a Ph.D. in English from Penn State, where he tought for many years.

Haggard, Edward Arthur (1860-1925) (stories)
Brother of H(enry) Rider Haggard; born in Norfolk; joined King’s Shropshire Light Infantry in 1884 and saw active service in Egypt; retired in 1892.

Haggard, [Sir] H(enry) Rider (1856-1925) (stories)
Noted English writer of African adventure stories; spent years from 1874-1881 in South Africa as a Civil Servant, and created such notable characters as “She” and “Allan Quatermain,” among others. Born in Bradenham, Norfolk, England; died in London, England. Brother of Edward Arthur Haggard.
See also en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._Rider_Haggard

Hail, Steve (1907- ) (stories)
Born in California; perhaps a pseudonym of L. K. Hail.

Haining, Peter (Alexander) (1940-2007) (books) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2007/11/peter-haining-1940-2007.html; www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/haining_peter

Hains, T(hornton) Jenkins (1866-1953) (stories)
Sailor and novelist. Born in Washington, D.C. Perhaps resident in New York City in the third decade of this century, but more likely died in the teens.

Halacy, D(aniel) S(tephen), Jr. (1919- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/halacy_d_s_jr

Hale, Edward Everett (1822-1909) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/hale_edward_everett

Hale, John (Barry) (1926- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/hale_john

Hale, Mrs. Marie Louise, née Gibson (1884-?) (stories)
Born in New York; married Morgan Goetchius around 1904, then Edmond Van Saanen Algi, and then Gardner Hale in 1916 (divorced 1927); death not traced but apparently after 1960; Rutledge was her father’s middle name.

Halifax, Clifford; pseudonym of Edgar Beaumont (1860-1921) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/halifax_clifford

Hall, Desmond W(inter) (1909-1992) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/hall_desmond_w

Hall, James Norman (1887-1951) (stories)
Author, poet, novelist. Born in Colfax, Iowa; died in Papeete, Tahiti.

Hall, Sharlot M(abridth) (1870-1943) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sharlot_Hall

Hall, T. Victor (1879-1965)
See pulpartists.com/Hall.html

Hallet, Richard Matthews (1887-1967) (stories)
Author, journalist. Born in Bath, Maine; lived in Maine.

Halvorsen, Dick (fl. 1956-1960) (stories)
Probably Richard Isaac Halvorsen (1926- ), advertising executive.

Hamill, Pete(r) (1935- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/hamill_pete

Hamilton, Alex (John) (1930- ) (stories)
Pseudonym or adopted name of Austin John Whiteside, born in Bristol, England; attended Queen’s College, Oxford.

Hamilton, Virginia [i.e., Virginia Esther Hamilton Adoff] (1936-2002) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/hamilton_virginia

Hand, Elizabeth (Francis) (1957- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/hand_elizabeth

Hanley, James (1901-1985) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/hanley_james

Hannay, J(ames) F(rederick) W(ynne Seumus) (1906-1984) (stories)
Son of George A. Birmingham.

Hannay, James Owen (1865-1950) (stories)
Born in Belfast; a clergyman. Father of T. F. W. Hickey.

Hanshew, Thomas W(ashington) (1857-1914) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/hanshew_t_w

Hardwick, Elizabeth (Bruce) (1916-2007) (stories)
Born in Lexington, Kentucky.

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