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Veiller, Bayard (1869-1943) (stories)
Born in Brooklyn. Playwright.


Verkoczy, Elizabeth (1933- ) (stories)
Born in Budapest, Hungary; educated in Hungary and England; emigrated to Canada in 1966; journalist, medical researcher, writer and world traveler.


Verne, Jules (Gabriel) (1828-1905) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jules_Verne


Verner, Gerald; pseudonym of John Robert Stuart Pringle (1897-1980) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2009/09/gerald-verner.html


Verney, Frank E(dwin Adwyn Warwick) (1882-1941) (stories)
Writer on tropical administration and military subjects, of sporting sketches and short stories; editor of the British Legion magazine; lived on the Isle of Wight.


Vernon, Gigi (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.gigivernon.com


Veronese, David (1950- ) (stories)
Born in Chicago and raised in Denver; attended Stanford University; living in Washington D.C. and operating an art gallery.


Verpilleux, Émile (Antoine) (1888-1964) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Émile_Antoine_Verpilleux


Verrill, A(lpheus) Hyatt (1871-1954) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/verrill_a_hyatt


Verstraete, Christine A. (fl. 1990s-2010s) (stories)
See www.cverstraete.com


Vian, Boris (1920-1959) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/vian_boris


Vidal, Gore [i.e., Eugene Luther Vidal, Jr.] (1925-2012) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gore_Vidal


Villiers de l’Isle-Adam, (Jean-Marie-Mathias-Philippe-Auguste, Comte de) (1838-1889) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/villiers_de_lisle-adam


Vincent, Harl; pseudonym of Harold Vincent Schoepflin (1893-1968) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/vincent_harl


Vincent, Steve P. (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See stevepvincent.com


Vivian, E. Charles; pseudonym of Charles Cannell (1882-1947) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/vivian_e_charles


Vivian, Francis; pseudonym of Arthur Ernest Ashley (1906-1979) (stories)
See gadetection.pbworks.com/w/page/7932417/Vivian%2C%20Francis


Vogt, M(artha) Diane (1952- ) (stories)
Lawyer in Tampa.


Volp, Frank (1912-1980) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Volp.html


Voltaire; pseudonym of François Marie Arouet (1694-1778) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voltaire


von Braun, [Dr.] Wernher (Magnus Maximilian Freiherr) (1912-1977) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wernher_von_Braun


von Elder, Genesis Raz ({c}1990- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See razielmb.deviantart.com


Von Ziekursch, T(heodore) (1895-1935) (stories)
Newspaperman, editor, novelist. Born and died in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


Voute, Emile (William) (1870-1943) (stories)
Born in Amsterdam, Holland; died in New York City; journalist, author and dramatist.


Vukcevich, Ray (Steven) (1946- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/vukcevich_ray


Waddell, C(harles) C(arey) (1868-1930) (stories)
Born in Ohio; graduate of Marietta College; newspaperman in Ohio before becoming full-time writer.


Waines, A. J. (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See sites.google.com/a/awaines.co.uk/aj-waines-crime-fiction-writer


Waite, Mitch (1956-2013) (art)
See mitchellwaite.wordpress.com/page/2


Waite, Stephen; pseudonym of John H. Striebel (1891-1962) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Waite.html


Wakefield, Maureen E(llen) (1905-1999) (stories)
Born Maureen Ellen Shaw in Kent, England; married John A. C. Wakefield in 1950; died in Surrey; educated in music and art at Oxford; writer of material for television and radio.


Waldorff, Jerzy (1910-1999) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jerzy_Waldorff


Walford, Frank (1882-1969) (stories)
Born in Balmain, Sydney, Australia; buffalo hunter and crocodile shooter in his youth; journalist and editor; short story writer (whose tales were dramatized on Australian radio).


Walk, Charles Edmonds (1875-1943) (stories)
Born in Memphis, Tennessee.


Walker, Alice (Malsenior) (1944- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/walker_alice


Walker, David (Esdaile) (1907-1968) (stories)
Born in Darjeeling, India; educated at Oxford; foreign correspondent and leader writer.


Walker, David (Harry) (1911-1992) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Walker_(author)


Walker, John (1968- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See wordsfromthedarkside.blogspot.co.uk


Walker, Stanley (1898-1962) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stanley_Walker_(editor)


Wall, R. N. (fl. 1910s-1920s) (stories)
Lived in Richmond, Virginia.


Wallace, Bryan Edgar (1904-1971) (stories)
Son of (Richard Horatio) Edgar Wallace. Educated at Cambridge; screenwriter, Diplomatic Secretary at British Embassy in Madrid; owned a chateau in France, but died in Columbus, Ohio.


Wallace, C(harles) S(terling) (1890-1960) (stories)
Living in California in 1940s.


Wallace, (George) Carlton (1903-1980) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2012/02/carlton-wallace.html


Wallace, (Richard Horatio) Edgar (1875-1932) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar_Wallace


Wallace, F(loyd) L(ee) (1915-2004) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wallace_f_l


Wallace, Joseph (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.josephwallace.com


Wallace, Matt (1982- ) (stories)
See www.matt-wallace.com


Wallace, Tommy Lee (1949- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tommy_Lee_Wallace


Wallace, William E. (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See www.pulphackconfessions.com


Wallenstein, Marcel [born Marcelle Henry Wallenstein] (1893-1986) (stories)
Born in Atchison, Kansas; founder of Planet News Ltd., 1927; lived in London 1922-1946; war correspondent, playwright, journalist; died in Paris.


Waller, Leslie (Elson) (1923-2007) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/waller_leslie


Wallis, G(eraldine June) McDonald (1925- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wallis_g_mcdonald


Walmsley, Leo (1892-1966) (stories)
Author, lecturer, screenwriter. Born in Shipley, Yorkshire, England; died in Fowey, England. Note: Birth and one marriage registered as Lionel Walmsley; death and another marriage registered as Leo Walmsley.


Walpole, [Sir] Hugh (Seymour) (1884-1941) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hugh_Walpole


Walsh, George E(thelbert) (1865-1941) (stories)
Born in Brooklyn.


Walsh, J(ames) M(organ) (1897-1952) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/walsh_j_m


Walsh, Maurice (1879-1964) (stories)
Author, today remembered primarily for writing The Quiet Man. Born in North Kerry, Ireland; died in Blackrock County, Dublin, Ireland.


Walsh, Richard J(ohn) (1886-1960) (stories)
Born in Lyons, Kansas; graduate of Harvard; reporter, editor, advertising writer. Married to Pearl S(ydenstricker) Buck.


Walters, Trent M. (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See apbsal.blogspot.co.uk


Walton, Bryce (1918-1988) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/walton_bryce


Wandrei, Donald (Albert) (1908-1987) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/wandrei_donald


Ward, A(rthur Henry) Sarsfield (1883-1959) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sax_Rohmer


Ward, Chad Michael (fl. 2000s-2010s) (art)
See thechadmichaelward.com


Ward, Hugh J(oseph) (1909-1945) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Ward.html


Ward, Roger (1936- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roger_Ward


Ward, William Allen ({c}1891-1959) (stories)
Veteran Dallas newsman; author of verse and over 300 short stories; died Dallas.


Wardel, R. C. [i.e., Raymond Wesley Wardell] (1886-1966) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Wardell.html


Ware, Edward Parrish (1884-?) (stories) (assoc.)
Writer. Born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; lived in Prescott, Arizona.


Ware, Ruth (1977- ) (stories)
See www.ruthware.com


Warner, James (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See www.jameswarner.net


Warner, Mignon (fl. 1970s-1980s) (stories)
Born in Australia; living in England.


Warren, Earl (1891-1974) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earl_Warren


Warren, George (Milton, Jr.) (1934-2009) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/warren_george


Warren, (Thomas) J(ohn) Russell (1886-1954) (stories)
Born in Reading, England; died in Hertford; journalist.


Warren, Samuel (1807-1877) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Warren_(British_lawyer)


Warwick, Francis (Alister) (1902-1975) (stories)
Son of Sidney Warwick.


Warwood, John (fl. 2010s) (art)
See www.madcowmodels.co.uk/John_Warwood_Photography


Washburn (Reasoner), L(ivia) J. (1957- ) (stories)
Wife of James M. Reasoner.


Washburn, Robert Collyer (1900-1978) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/washburn_robert_collyer


Wasley, Ric (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories)
See www.ricwasley.com/p/bio.html


Waters, Eric (1919- ) (stories)
Birth registered in Birmingham, England; went to Australia in 1920; death not traced.


Watkins, Alexander William (1892-1971) (stories)
Born in North London, England; died in Los Angeles.


Watkins, Maurine (Dallas) (1896-1969) (stories)
Born in Lexington, Ky.; had degrees from Butler Univ. and Radcliff College; crime reporter for Chicago Tribune; staff writer for movie studios.


Watkins, Muriel Gertrude ({c}1919-2001) (stories)
A lecturer; died in Sydney, Australia.


Watkins, Richard Howells (1895-1980) (stories)
Journalist, originally from New York; also wrote mystery novels. Lived in Riverside, Connecticut.


Watkins, William John (1942- ) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/watkins_william_jon


Watson, Emmett (St. Clair, Jr.) (1892-1955) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Watson.html


Watson, Jan Elizabeth (fl. 2000s-2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See janelizabethwatsonwriter.com


Watt, John Sproul Fyfe (1891-1964) (stories)
born in Barrow, Lancashire, England, of Scottish parents; served in the R.A.F. in WWII; died in Scotland.


Waugh, Evelyn (Arthur St. John) (1903-1966) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Evelyn_Waugh


Way, Isabel Stewart [i.e., Isabel Stewart Way Bonnard Thomson] (1904-1978) (stories)
Born in Michigan; educated at Albion College; contributed fiction to numerous magazines.


Wayne, Charles Stokes (1858-1920) (stories)
Born in Philadelphia; author and journalist and playwright.


Wayne, David (1914-1995) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Wayne


Weagley, John (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See www.johnweagly.com


Weaver, D. J. (fl. 2010s) (stories) (assoc.)
See theinnocents.weebly.com


Webb, Archibald (Bertram) (1887-1944) (art)
See www.lookandlearn.com/blog/11017/archibald-webb-artist/



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