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Pandian, Gigi (fl. 2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See gigipandian.com


Pangborn, Edgar (1909-1976) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pangborn_edgar


Paniez, Evelyne (fl. 2010s) (stories) (art) (assoc.)
See www.secretdartiste.be


Paoli, Gina (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See ginapaoli.com


Paretsky, Sara (1947- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sara_Paretsky


Parker, Eric R. (1898-1974) (art)
See illustrators.wikia.com/wiki/Eric_R._Parker_(1898-1974)


Parker, Robert (Bogardus, Jr.) (1905-1955) (stories)
Born in Newark, New Jersey; educated at Union College, Schenectady, New York; newspaperman with the New York Journal; then foreign correspondent for Associated Press, headquartered in Paris and later in Budapest; lastly United Nations bureau chief for the New York Daily News.


Parker, Samuel (fl. 2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.samuelparkerbooks.com


Parker, T. Jefferson (1953- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T._Jefferson_Parker


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


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


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


Parsons, Julie (1951- ) (stories) (assoc.)
Born in New Zealand; a TV talk show producer living in Dublin.


Parsons, Kelly (fl. 2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See kellyparsonsbooks.com


Parsons, Paul D. (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See pauldparsons.com/bio.htm


Passey, Steve (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See stevepassey.wordpress.com


Patenaude, Roland (Joseph) (1912-1989) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Patenaude.html


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


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.


Patterson, James (Brendan) (1947- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/patterson_james


Pattinson, James (1915-2009) (stories)
See www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/culture-obituaries/books-obituaries/6762886/James-Pattinson.html


Pattison, (Joseph) Eliot (1951- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pattison_eliot


Paul, Barbara (Jeanne) (1931- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/paul_barbara


Paul, Frank R(udolph) (1884-1963) (art)
See pulpartists.com/PF.html


Paul, Suzanne (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See www.spaulfiction.com/8.html


Paulsen, Gary (Melvin) (1939- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/paulsen_gary


Paust, Gil(bert Harry) (1912-1988) (stories)
Free-lance writer and the 14th editor of Adventure magazine. An expert on outdoor sports such as hunting and fishing, and also knowledgeable about aeronautics. His claim to hold a Ph.D. in physics from Columbia University cannot be substantiated. Born in and resident of Yonkers, New York. Like Alden Norton before him and Bruce Cassiday after him, Gil Paust contributed prolifically to Adventure, but because he used a number of pseudonyms, his contributions are not realized.


Payne, Evelyn (Cameron) (1907-1977) (stories)
Daughter of a physician; attended schools in New York City, Texas and Arizona.


Payne, Stephen (1888-1970) (stories)
Prolific writer of westerns. Born in North Park, Colorado; died in Denver, Colorado (?).


Payne, Will (1865-1954) (stories)
Born in Whiteside County, Illinois; journalist and financial editor of Chicago Daily News, Chicago Chronicle and Economist; contributed fiction to magazines.


Peace, David (1967- ) (stories)
Born and raised in Yorkshire; living in Japan.


Peacock, Wilbur Scott (1915-1979) (stories)
Editor, writer of short stories and television scripts. Born in Kansas; died in Los Angeles, California.


Pearce, Dick [i.e., Richard Elmo Pearce] (1909-1990) (stories)
. Editor and journalist. Born in Springer, Oklahoma; resident of San Francisco, California.


Pearce, Gerald (1928-2003?) (stories)
TV and short story writer living in Los Angeles.


Pearce, Jeffrey Dennis (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See where-we-start-from.blogspot.co.uk


Pearsall, Robert J. (fl. 1900s-1930s) (stories)
Traveller, writer, later affiliated with the WPA. Born in Michigan; lived in Tacoma, Washington.


Pearson, Drew [i.e., Andrew Russell Pearson] (1897-1969) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Russell_Pearson


Pearson, Edmund (Lester) (1880-1937) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_Pearson


Pearson, Martin; pseudonym of Donald A. Wollheim (1914-1990) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pearson_martin


Pearson, Scott (Michael) ({c}1965- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.yeahsure.net


Pease, Raymond S. (1908-1990) (art)
See www.adobegallery.com/artist/Raymond_Pease_1908157229714


Pechey, Archibald Thomas (1876-1961) (stories)
Born in Leytonstone; educated at Repton; author and dramatist. Father of Phyllis Cradock.


Peery, James Robert (1900-1954) (stories)
Born in Mississippi; served in U.S. Army’s Signal and Intelligence Divisions in WWI; worked in banking and cotton before settling into journalism; published two mainstream novels under his real name.


Peikoff, Kira ({c}1986- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.kirapeikoff.com


Peirce, Hayford (1942- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/peirce_hayford


Pelavin, Daniel (fl. 1990s) (art)
See pelavin.com


Pelley, William Dudley (1890-1965) (stories)
Author, journalist, editor and writer. Founder of Fascist organization, the Silver Shirts. Convicted of sedition during World War II and served eight years of a fifteen year sentence. Born in Lynn, Massachusetts; lived in Asheville, North Carolina; died in Noblesville, Indiana.


Pemberton, [Sir] Max (1863-1950) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pemberton_max


Pendavingh, Richard (fl. 2010s) (art)
See riddip.com


Pendexter, Hugh (1875-1940) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/04/hugh-pendexter.html


Penkas, Michael (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See michaelpenkas.blogspot.co.uk


Penn, Chris(topher Shannon) (1965-2006) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris_Penn


Perilli, Marilena (fl. 2010s) (art)
See altpick.com/marilenaperilli


Perkins, Kenneth (Taylor) (1890-1951) (stories)
Author and playwright. Born in Kodia Kanal, India; educated at University of California; died in Los Angeles, California.


Perry, (William) Armstrong (1877-1938) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/memorial/46362255


Perry, Leigh; pseudonym of Toni L. P. Kelner (1961- ) (stories)
See leighperryauthor.com


Perry, Ralph R. (1895-?) (stories) (assoc.)
Naval man and traveller; not to be confused with Ralph Barton Perry (1876-1957).


Perry, Tyline [Mrs. Ralph D. Perry] (1897-1978) (stories)
Born in Brownwood, Texas.


Pertwee, Roland (1885-1963) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pertwee_roland


Peskett, S(idney) John (1906-1991) (stories)
Born and educated in London; died in Tunbridge Wells, England.


Petaja, Emil (Theodore) (1915-2000) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/petaja_emil


Peters, Fiona Maud Baines (1919-1961) (stories)
Stage actress and poet.


Petersen, Herman (1893-1973) (stories)
Born in Utica, N.Y.; writer for the pulps; worked for Utica newspapers; was a postmaster in Poolville, N.Y.


Peterson, Andrew (fl. 2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.andrewpeterson.com


Peterson, Margaret [i.e., Margaret Ann Peterson Fisher] (1883-1933) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/peterson_margaret


Petrov, Ingoushka (1937-2010) (stories)
Born in Poland; married to actor Tony Rudlin.


Pettee, F(lorence) M(ae) (1885-1966) (stories)
Born in Spencer, Massachusetts; died in Foxborough, Massachusetts.


Pettus, Ken(neth L.) (1915-1992) (stories)
Radio and TV writer.


Petyo, Robert (fl. 1970s-2010s) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/petyo_robert


Pezzillo, Gaetano (fl. 2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.corvinerium.altervista.org


Pfeffer, Susan Beth (1948- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/pfeffer_susan_beth


Pfeiffer, Alexander (1971- ) (stories)
See www.alexanderpfeiffer.de


Pfeufer, Carl (1910-1980) (art)
Born in Mexico City, Mexico; lived in New York City.


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.


Phelan, Twist (fl. 1990s-2010s) (stories)
See www.twistphelan.com/p/biography.html


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


Phillips, L. M. (fl. 1940s) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phillips_l_m


Phillips, Meredith (Bowen) (1943- ) (stories)
Author of a parent’s guidebook to the San Francisco Bay Area, has written for local and national publications; living in California; founder and sole employee of once-active Perseverance Press, dedicated to the publishing of mystery fiction.


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


Phillips, Peter (1920-2012) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phillips_peter


Phillips, Rog; pseudonym of Roger Philip Graham (1909-1965) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phillips_rog


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


Phillips, Ron Earl (fl. 2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.ronearlphillips.com


Phillips, Scott (1961- ) (stories) (assoc.)
Born in Wichita; a screenwriter turned novelist.


Phillips, Tony; house pseudonym (fl. 1950s) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/phillips_tony


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


Piatt, James G. (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See magiccatpress.weebly.com/james-g-piatt1.html


Pickup, Renee Asher (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See reneeasherpickup.wordpress.com


Pierce, Cameron (1988- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cameron_Pierce


Pierce, David M(ilton) (1932- ) (stories)
Born in Montreal; living in Paris.



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