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Webb, Richard Wilson (1901-1970) (stories)
Born in Burnham-on-Sea, England; educated at Cambridge; lived in Massachusetts.


Webb, Sharon (Lynn) (1936-2010) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/webb_sharon


Webb, Wendy (K.) (fl. 1980s-2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wendy_Webb


Webber, Everett M. (1909- ) (stories)
Writer. Born in Charleston, Mississippi; lives in Clarksville, Arkansas.


Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Webster


Webster, [Captain] F(rederick) A(nnesley) M(ichael) (1886-1949) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/webster_f_a_m


Webster, Leslie (fl. 1930s) (stories)
Possibly Leslie Wenlock Webster, 1891-1974, who was born in Wandsworth, England and died in Wellington, Shropshire.


Weck, Philip (fl. 1940s-1960s) (stories)
Journalist, resident in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.


Weddle, Steve (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See steveweddle.com


Weeks, William Rawle (1920-2009) (stories)
Born in Denver, educated at Stanford University.


Weidman, Jerome (1913-1998) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerome_Weidman


Weighell, Ron (1950- ) (stories) (assoc.)
A carpenter by trade, living in Hampshire.


Weikart, Jim [i.e., James Weikart] (1940- ) (stories)
Living in New York City. Partner in Weikart Tax Associates in NYC.


Weill, Irwin J(ulius) (1908-1956) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Weill.html


Weiman, Rita (1889-1954) (stories)
Born in Philadelphia; playwright; contributed to many U.S. and European magazines.


Weinbaum, Stanley G(rauman) (1902-1935) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/weinbaum_stanley_g


Weinman, Sarah (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.sarahweinman.com/about.html


Weinreb, Michael (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See michaelweinreb.com


Weir, Hugh C(osgro) (1884-1934) (stories)
Born in Illinois; reporter in that state and in Ohio; freelance magazine writer, then prolific screenwriter; operated an advertising agency in 1928 and was editorial director of Tower Magazines at the time of his death.


Weir, Rosemary (née Green) (1905-1994) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2006/11/rosemary-weir.html


Weisinger, Mort(imer) (1915-1978) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/weisinger_mort


Weissbourd, Burt (1949- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burt_Weissbourd


Welk, Mary V. (1946- ) (stories)
ER nurse living in Chicago.


Wellen, Edward (Paul) (1919-2011) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wellen_edward


Wellman, Manly Wade (1903-1986) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wellman_manly_wade


Wells, Basil (Eugene) (1912-2003) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wells_basil


Wells, Carolyn [i.e., Carolyn Wells Houghton] (1869-1942) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carolyn_Wells


Wells, G. A. (fl. 1910s-1930s) (stories)
Traveller and writer. Born in Ohio. Not to be confused with Canadian scholar and bishop George Anderson Wells (1877-1964).


Wells, H(erbert) G(eorge) (1866-1946) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H._G._Wells


Wells, Hal K(ertan) (1899-1979) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.com/2011/12/hal-k-wells-1899.html


Wells, Jaye (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jaye_Wells


Wells, Lee E(dwin) (1907-1982) (stories)
Born in Indianapolis; licensed public accountant in California; associated with an occult school in New York City; has been an MWA board member; deeply involved in Freemasonry. Living near Los Angeles; working in advertising and TV production; author of short stories.


Wells, (Frank Charles) Robert (1929- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wells_robert


Welsh-Huggins, Andrew (fl. 2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See andrewwelshhuggins.com


Welton, Benjamin (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See thoughtcatalog.com/benjamin-welton


Wessolowski, Hans W(aldemar) “Wesso” (1894-1948) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Wesso.html


West, Morris L(anglo) (1916-1999) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/west_morris


West, Paul (Clarendon) (1871-1918) (stories)
Perhaps the pseudonym of journalist William Andrew Johnson (1879-1929); perhaps journalist Paul Clarendon West (1871-1918); perhaps somebody else.


Westermann, John (1952- ) (stories)
Police officer on Long Island.


Westerson, Jeri (1960- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jeri_Westerson


Westlake, Donald E(dwin Edmund) (1933-2008) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/westlake_donald_e


Westman, Lolita Ann (1906-1965) (stories)
See www.imdb.com/name/nm0922850/


Weston, Joanna M. (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See 1960willowtree.wordpress.com


Wetherell, June [i.e., June Patricia Wetherell Frame] (1909-2010) (stories)
Born in Bellingham, Washington. Reporter in Seattle and editorial assistsant on magazines; living in Texas.


Wetjen, Albert Richard (1900-1948) (stories)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2013/04/albert-r-wetjen-sailor-writer.html


Wheatley, Dennis (Yeats) (1897-1977) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dennis_Wheatley


Wheatley, Mark (1954- ) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_Wheatley_(comics)


Wheeler-Nicholson, [Major] Malcolm (1890-1965) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malcolm_Wheeler-Nicholson


Wheelock, Dorothy [i.e., Dorothy Wheelock Snyder Edson] (1907-2010) (stories)
Born in Cedarhurst, New York; for 30 years a writing instructor; editor on Harper’s Bazaar magazine, and frequent contributor; died in Lyme, New Hampshire.


Whelton, Paul (Francis) (1894-1953) (stories)
Born in Boston; died in Braintree, Massachusetts; veteran newspaper man who was with the Boston Daily Record at the time of his death.


Whipple, Chandler H(enry) (1905-1977) (stories)
Writer and editor. Born in Jackson County, Michigan; lived in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.


Whipple, Charles T. (fl. 1980s-2010s) (stories)
See www.manicreaders.com/CharlesTWhipple/


Whipple, Kenneth (Duane) (1894-1974) (stories)
Newspaper editor in New Hampshire.


Whitaker, Beryl (Salusbury) (1916-1996) (stories)
Born Beryl Salusbury Colman, married John Wilson in 1936, then Edward Levy in 1946, and finally Gerald Whitaker in 1955.


Whitaker, H(erman) (1867-1919) (stories)
Born in Huddersfield, England.


Whitby, Pauline (1926-2013) (stories)
Born in Hatfield, England.


White, Edward Lucas (1866-1934) (stories)
Born in Bergen, N.J.; educated at Johns Hopkins University; novelist and teacher.


White, Fred M(errick) (1859-1935) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/white_fred_m


White, J. P. (fl. 1980s-2010s) (stories)
See beyondthebooks.wordpress.com/2010/05/05/interview-with-j-p-white-author-of-every-boat-turns-south


White, Kate (1951- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kate_White


White, Leslie T(urner) (1903-1967) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/white_leslie_t


White, Robin (1928-2010) (stories)
See articles.latimes.com/2010/dec/26/local/la-me-passings-20101227


White, Stephen (Walsh) (1951- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.authorstephenwhite.com


White, Stewart Edward (1873-1946) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/white_stewart_edward


White, Ted [i.e., Theodore Edward White] (1938- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/white_ted


White, William A(nthony) P(arker) (1911-1968) (stories)
Editor, critic, writer, co-founder of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction. He was born and died in Oakland, California.


Whiteford, Wynne (Noel) (1915-2002) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/whiteford_wynne_n


Whitehead, Henry S(t. Clair) (1882-1932) (stories)
Educated at Columbia and Howard Universities and Berkeley Divinity School; Episcopalean minister, expert on West Indian social customs and life; very popular among the readers of Weird Tales magazine, where his literate tales of creepiness were exceptional. Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey; died in Dunedin, Florida.


Whitehill, (Howard) Joseph (Jr.) (1927-2011) (stories)
Born in Columbus, Ohio and died in Haverford, Pennsylvania; served in U.S. Navy; earned a masters degree at Johns Hopkins Unviersity, followed by doctoral program in criminal justice at Florida State University; accountant, master machinist and electronics designer; became manager of a tool corporation and of Whitehill Oil Corporation.


Whitehouse, Arch [i.e., Arthur George Joseph Whitehouse] (1895-1979) (stories)
Author, journalist, screenwriter, cartoonist. He was in the Royal Flying Corps, No. 22 Squadron, and is credited with destroying 16 enemy aircraft and 6 kite balloons. Born in Northampton, England; came to the United States in 1905; died in Lincoln Park, New Jersey.


Whitelaw, David (1875-1971) (stories)
Born in London. Journalist; editor of The London Magazine and The Premier Magazine. Lived in Brighton.


Whitfield, Raoul F(alconia) (1896-1945) (stories) (assoc.)
Writer of crime novels and short stories. Born in New York City.


Whitman, H. E. O. [i.e., Esmond Oram Whitman] (1900-1980) (stories)
This is the name under which Esmond Oram Whitman, 1900-1980, was known in his life and writing. Born in Utah, raised in Kansas, spent many years in Arizona, and died in Santa Monica, California. Possibly his last name was originally Witman.


Whittle, Tina (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See tinawhittle.com


Wickham, Harvey (1872-1930) (stories)
Novelist and essayist. Born in Middletown, New York; died in Rome, Italy.


Wiecek, Mike (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.mikecooper.com


Wightman, Archibald John (1908-1985) (stories)
Born in Edinburgh; was deputy Director of Textiles in Bengal; died in Scotland.


Wilcox, Don [i.e., Cleo Eldon Wilcox] (1905-2000) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wilcox_don


Wilcox, Harry (1909- ) (stories)
Born Percival (or Perceval) George Albert Wilcox in Leyton, Essex.. Served extensively with the British military in the Far East.


Wilcox, J(ames) M(ilton) (1895-1958) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Wilcox.html


Wild, Elle (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See www.ellewild.com


Wilde, Percival (1887-1953) (stories)
Born in New York City; educated at Columbia University; served in U.S. Navy during WWI; inventor of airplane compass devices adopted by the Navy; playwright and book reviewer.


Wilder, Marshall P(inckney) (1859-1915) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_Pinckney_Wilder


Wiley, Hugh (1884-1968) (stories)
Born in Zanesville, Ohio; construction engineer in the U.S., Canada and Mexico; settled in Los Angeles; died in Berkeley, California.


Wiley, Michael (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.michaelwileyonline.com


Wilhelm, Kate [i.e., Katie Gertrude Meredeth Wilhelm Knight] (1928- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wilhelm_kate


Wilkins, Kelli A. (fl. 1990s-2010s) (stories)
See www.kelliwilkins.com


Wilkins, Susan (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See www.susanwilkinsauthor.com.gridhosted.co.uk/


Wilkinson, Lupton A(llemong) (1897-?) (stories)
See mppda.flinders.edu.au/people/662


Willard, Fred(erick R.) (1947- ) (stories)
Former news photographer living in Atlanta.


Willeford, Charles (Ray, III) (1919-1988) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/willeford_charles


Willets, Gilson (1869-1922) (stories)
Born in Hempstead, Long Island.



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