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Werkheiser, Jay (fl. 2009-2014) (stories) (assoc.)
See jaywerkheiser.blogspot.co.uk


Wert, George H(arrison) (1888-1950) (art)
See The Field Guide to Wild American Pulp Artists


Wertenbaker, G(reen) Peyton (1907-1968) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Weslyn, Paris (fl. 2013) (stories)
See parisweslyn.wordpress.com/about


Wessolowski, Hans W(aldemar) “Wesso” (1894-1948) (art)
See The Field Guide to Wild American Pulp Artists


West, Anna (1938- ) (stories)
Retired university English composition teacher living in Las Vegas.


West, Anthony (Panther) (1914-1987) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


West, Horace J. (fl. 1912) (stories)
California expert on mines and mining.


West, (Mary) Jessamyn (1902-1984) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


West, Morris L(anglo) (1916-1999) (stories) (assoc.)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


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.


West, Wallace G(eorge) (1900-1980) (stories) (assoc.)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


West, William (fl. 1914-1916) (stories)
U. S. Forest Ranger on Black Mesa Reserve. Also a lawyer.


Westall, William (Bury) (1834-1903) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Westcott, Edward Noyes (1846-1898) (stories)
Born in Syracuse, N.Y.


Westerby, Robert (1909-1968) (stories)
Born and lived in London; foreign correspondent and screen writer.


Westerman, Percy F(rancis) (1876-1959) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Westfahl, Gary (1951- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Westlake, Donald E(dwin Edmund) (1933-2008) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Weston, Garnett (James) (1890-1980) (stories)
Born in Toronto; editor for Vancouver Sun, then to Los Angeles for screen writing for 20 years; then to Vancouver Island in 1942; died in Victoria.


Weston, George (T.) (1880-1965) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Weston, Peter R. (1944- ) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Westrup, William (1881-1943) (stories)
Born in London; went to South Africa by 1900 and became a diamond digger and trader.


Wetjen, Albert Richard (1900-1948) (stories) (assoc.)
See PulpFlakes


Wetmore, Claude H(azeltine) (1862-1944) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Wexler, Elmer (1918-2007) (art)
See The Field Guide to Wild American Pulp Artists


Weybright, Victor (1903-1978) (stories)
Author and editor; founder of popular paperback publishing company the New American Library. Born in Keymar, Maryland; died in New York City.


Wharram, James (fl. 1959-1961) (stories)
Lived in North Wales, Great Britain.


Wheatley, Dennis (Yeats) (1897-1977) (stories) (assoc.)
See Wikipedia


Wheeler, A(ndrew) C(arpenter) (1835-1903) (stories)
Born in New York City.


Wheeler, Deborah (1947- )
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Wheeler, John Harvey, Jr. (1918-2004) (stories) (assoc.)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Wheeler-Nicholson, Malcolm (1890-1968) (stories) (assoc.)
See Wikipedia


Wheelwright, Edith Gray (1868-1949) (stories)
Born in Surrey; died in Weston-super-Mare; writer on popular science.


Whicker, Alan (Donald) (1925-2013) (stories)
Born in Egypt, raised in England; magazine writer, foreign correspondent, broadcaster on radio and television.


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


Whipple, Dorothy [née Stirrup] (1893-1966) (stories)
See Wikipedia


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


Whipple, Leon(idas) Rutledge (1882-1964) (stories)
Author and editor. Born in Saint Louis, Missouri; died in New York City.


Whishaw, Fred(erick James) (1854-1934) (stories)
Born in St. Petersburg, Russia; his family came to England when he was a baby; studied at Leamington College and Uppingham; back St. Petersburg 1870-1884; began a career as a musican and became a well-known and successful tenor; was a translator of Dostoevsky’s works from the Russian; then writer of numerous schoolboy stories.


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


White, (George) Ared (1880-1941) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


White, Betty (Marion) (1922- ) (stories)
See Wikipedia


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


White, Frank Marshall (1861-1919) (stories)
Journalist and writer. Born in Buffalo, New York; died in New York City. Not to be confused with lawyer Frank Marshall White (1858-1927).


White, Fred M(errick) (1859-1935) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


White, Frederick (fl. 1941) (stories)
Probably not the Boston Curate (1895?-1944).


White, Grace M(iller) [i.e., Grace Miller White Miller; born Mary Esther Miller] (1868-1957) (stories)
See Wikipedia


White, James (1928-1999) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


White, Jen (fl. 2013) (stories)
See jenmwhite.livejournal.com/profile


White, Leslie T(urner) (1903-1967) (stories) (art) (assoc.)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


White, Matthew (Jr.) (1857-1940) (stories) (assoc.)
Born in New York.


White, Michael (fl. 1992-2004) (stories)
High school senior in California.


White, Percy (1852-1938) (stories)
Born in London; taught English literature at the Univ. of Cairo; worked for RAF Intelligence in WWI; lived in France. Author and journalist.


White, Samuel Alexander (1885-1956) (stories)
Born in Snelgrove, Ontario, Canada; contributed stories, poems to numerous magazines.


White, Stephen (Walsh) (1951- ) (stories)
Clinical psychologist in Boulder, CO.


White, Stewart Edward (1873-1946) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


White, T(erence) H(anbury) (1906-1964) (stories) (assoc.)
See Wikipedia


White, Ted [i.e., Theodore Edward White] (1938- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


White, Trentwell Mason (1901-1959) (stories)
Born in Boston; educated at Boston and Harvard Universities; teacher; contributor to magazines and newspapers.


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.


White, William Patterson (1884-1955) (stories)
Western novelist. Born in St. Paul, Minnesota; lived in Tularosa, New Mexico.


Whiteford, Wynne (Noel) (1915-2002) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Whitehead, Charles (1804-1862) (stories)
Born in London; died in Melbourne; early in career worked as a clerk and wrote poetry; led a notably dissipated life; went to Australia in 1857 to start afresh and died a pauper there.


Whitehead, Colson (A.) (1970- ) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Whitehead, Henry S(t. Clair) (1882-1932) (stories) (assoc.)
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.


Whitehead, Jesse O. (fl. 1921) (stories)
Perhaps from Colorado.


Whitehead, Walter (fl. 1901-1933) (art)
Born in Chicago, Illinois; died in Dare, Virginia (?).


Whitehouse, Arch [i.e., Arthur George Joseph Whitehouse] (1895-1979) (stories) (art) (assoc.)
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.


Whitelaw, Stella (1941- ) (stories)
Journalist, novelist and short story writer living in Surrey.


Whitesides, Kim (fl. 1969-2013) (art)
See kimwhitesides.com


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


Whiting, Charles (Henry) (1926-2007) (stories)
See Bear Alley


Whitman, Edmund S(purr) (1900- ) (stories)
Writer and retired executive with the United Fruit Company. Born in Fort Meade, South Dakota; lives in Phoenix, Arizona.


Whitman, H. E. O. [i.e., Esmond Oram Whitman] (1900-1980) (stories)
Born in Utah; died in Santa Monica, California.


Whitman, Stephen French (1880-1948) (stories)
Born in Philadelphia.


Whitson, John H(arvey) (1854-1936) (stories)
Born in Seymour, Indiana; teacher; head of religious education department, Hardin College, Mexico, Missouri.


Whymant, Dr. Neville (1894-?) (stories)
Writer. Born in Rothwell, Northants, England; lived in Surrey, England.


Whyte-Melville, G(eorge) J(ohn) (1821-1878) (stories)
Born in Fifeshire, educated at Eton; entered the army in 1839; fought in Crimean War in the Turkish irregular cavalry; having no need of money, he turned over the income from his writing to philanthropic causes; considered one of England’s best hunting novelists; died in Malmsbury.


Wibberley, Leonard (Patrick O’Connor) (1915-1983) (stories) (art) (assoc.)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


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


Wiecek, Mike (fl. 2000-2013) (stories)
See www.mikecooper.com


Wiedbrauk, Eileen (fl. 2013) (stories)
See speakcoffeetome.blogspot.co.uk


Wiener, Norbert (1894-1964) (stories) (assoc.)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Wieting, John (fl. 1949) (stories)
Perhaps a writer about New York for the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics.


Wiggins, D(onegan Reeder) (1888?-1950) (stories)
Probably Donegan Reeder Wiggins (1888?-1950), who served as gun consultant to Adventure. He died in Oregon.


Wiggins, Walt(on Wray) (1924- ) (stories) (art) (assoc.)
Writer and photographer. Born and lives in Roswell, New Mexico.


Wight, Earle C. (1882?-1932) (stories)
Writer; assistant General Freight Agent of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. Born in Columbus, Ohio; died in Baltimore, Maryland.


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


Wightman, M(cQueen) S. (1877-1947) (stories)
Investment counsel, ex-army officer. Born in Charleston, South Carolina; died in New York City.


Wignall, Trevor C(harles) (1881-1958) (stories)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction


Wigram, Eirene (1870-1928) (stories)
See Bear Alley


Wigram, [The Rev. Canon] W(illiam) A(inger) (1872-1953) (stories)
See Wikipedia


Wilber, Rick [i.e., Richard Arnold Wilber] (1948- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction



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