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Bull, Mary Kathryn Thomas Jarboe (1868-1929) (stories)
Born in San Francisco.


Bullett, Gerald (William) (1893-1958) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2006/10/gerald-bullett.html


Bullock, Shan F(adh) (1865-1935) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shan_Bullock


Bulmer, (Henry) Kenneth (1921-2005) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/bulmer_kenneth


Bulwer-Lytton, [Sir] Edward (George Earle) (1803-1873) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Bulwer-Lytton


Bulwer-Lytton, Edward Robert [1st Earl] (1831-1891) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Bulwer-Lytton,_1st_Earl_of_Lytton


Bunker, Jane; pseudonym (fl. 1910s) (stories)
“a woman novelist of more literary merit who also wrote lighter fiction under another name.”


Bunker, John (Joseph Lee) (1884-?) (stories)
Author, lecturer and poet. Born and lived in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Bunkley, Allison W(illiams) (1925-1950) (stories)
College professor at Princeton University; expert on Hispanic culture. Born in Manila, Philippine Islands; killed himself playing “Russian Roulette” at a party in Princeton, New Jersey.


Bunner, Henry Cuyler (1855-1896) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Cuyler_Bunner


Bunyan, John (1628-1688) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Bunyan


Buranelli, Prosper (1890-1960) (stories)
Journalist, writer and an aide to Lowell Thomas. Born in Temple, Texas; died in Pawling, New York.


Burbridge, Leslie C. (1909?- ) (stories)
English sea captain.


Burdette, Robert J(ones) (1844-1914) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Jones_Burdette


Burdick, Eugene (Leonard) (1918-1965) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eugene_Burdick


Burford, Roger (d’Este) (1904-1981) (stories)
Born in Leicestershire. Screenwriter.


Burford, Virgil (fl. 1950s) (stories)
Alaskan adventurer; no other information. available.


Burgess, Anthony; pseudonym of John Anthony Burgess Wilson (1917-1993) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Burgess


Burghard, Sidney Groves (1867-1943) (stories)
Born in London; traveled widely for 30 years before settling in England.


Burgin, G(eorge) B(rown) (1856-1944) (stories)
Born in Croydon. Critic and journalist; died in St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England.


Burke, Billie [i.e., Mary William Ethelbert Appleton “Billie” Burke] (1884-1970) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Billie_Burke


Burke, John (Frederick) (1922-2011) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Burke_(author)


Burke, Norah (Aileen) (1907-1976) (stories)
See bearalley.blogspot.co.uk/2015/04/norah-burke.html


Burke, Tom (fl. 1960s) (stories)
Not to be confused with English writer Thomas Burke (1886-1945). Probably pseudonymous.


Burkhardt, Eve (1899-1963) (stories)
Born Evelyn Alice Johnson in Chicago; died in Exeter, California.


Burkholder, Edwin V(ernon) (1895-1965) (stories)
American author of mystery fiction.


Burks, Arthur J. (1898-1974) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/burks_arthur_j


Burleson, Adele (Lubbock) S(teiner) (1863-1948) (stories)
See www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/drtsa/00067/drt-00067.html


Burleson, Albert Sidney (1867-1937) (stories)
See www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/drtsa/00067/drt-00067.html


Burlingame, (William) Roger (1889-1967) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roger_Burlingame


Burnett, Frances (Eliza) Hodgson [Mrs. Stephen Townsend] (1849-1924) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frances_Hodgson_Burnett


Burnett, Hallie (Southgate) (1908-1991) (stories)
See www.encyclopedia.com/women/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/burnett-hallie-southgate-1908-1991


Burnett, Jean La Rue (1871-1907) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean_L._Burnett


Burnett, W(illiam) R(iley) (1899-1982) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._R._Burnett


Burns, Robert (1759-1796) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Burns


Burns, William J(ohn) (1861-1932) (stories)
Born in Md.; detective, Secret Service agent, founder of Burns Detective Agency; head of FBI 1921-1924; died in Fla.


Burr, Amelia Josephine [Mrs. Carl Hopkins Elmore] (1878-1968) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amelia_Josephine_Burr


Burrage, A(thol) Harcourt (1899-1951) (stories)
Born and died in Surrey, England.


Burrage, M(arguerite) Harcourt (1883-1955) (stories)
See www.goodreads.com/author/show/4042730.Rita_Coatts


Burris, Skylar Hamilton (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See www.editorskylar.com


Burroughs, Edgar Rice (1875-1950) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar_Rice_Burroughs


Burroughs, Jack (fl. 1910s-1920s) (stories)
Perhaps noted American poet John Burroughs (1837-1921).


Burroughs, John (1837-1921) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Burroughs


Burroughs, William S(eward) (1914-1997) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/burroughs_william_s


Burrow, Charles Kennett ({c}1869-1931) (stories)
Born in Brazil of British parents; died in London.


Burrows, William E. (1937- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_E._Burrows


Bursteln, A. Joseph (fl. 1960s) (stories)
Also author of books on children. Lived in Brooklyn, New York.


Burt, Katharine Newlin [Mrs. Maxwell Struthers Burt] (1882-1977) (stories)
Born in Fishkill-on-Hudson, N.Y. Lived in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, most of her life, and retired to Southern Pines, North Carolina; contributor of fiction to numerous magazines.


Burtis, (Henry) Thomson (1896-1971) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/burtis_thomson


Burton, Charles Pierce (1862-1949) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Pierce_Burton


Burton, Frederick R(ussell) (1861-1909) (stories)
Born in Jonesville, Michigan.


Burton, Richard E(ugene) (1861-1940) (stories)
See lib.rollins.edu/olin/oldsite/archives/golden/Burton.htm


Burton, Robert (1577-1640) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Burton_(scholar)


Burton, Theodore E(lijah) (1851-1929) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodore_E._Burton


Busbee, James, Jr. (1912- ) (stories)
Atlanta writer.


Busbey, Katherine (Olivia) G(raves) (1872-1959) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=169133634


Busch, (Britton) Niven (1903-1991) (stories)
Born in New York City.


Bushfield, George Irving (1900-1969) (stories)
New York advertising executive. Died in Flemington, New Jersey.


Butler, Ellis Parker (1869-1937) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellis_Parker_Butler


Butler, Samuel (1613-1680) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Butler_(poet)


Butler, Samuel (1835-1902) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Butler_(novelist)


Buzurg ibn Shahriyār [i.e., Buzurg ibn Shahriyār Ram’Hurmuzi] (fl. 900-953) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ibn_Shahriyar


Byers, C(harles) A(lma) (1879-1964) (stories)
Born near Scott, Kansas; editor of newspapers in Missouri; contributor of short stories to magazines.


Byers, John Reid (fl. 1930s-1940s) (stories)
Not to be confused with scholar John R. Byers (1926- ).


Byington, Spring (Dell) (1886-1971) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spring_Byington


Bynner, Harold Witter (1881-1968) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Witter_Bynner


Byrde, Margaretta [born Margaretta Britton Brown] ({c}1855-1931) (stories)
Born in Cleveland, Ohio; married Charles Byrde in 1873, was in Britain by the 1881 census; died in Brentford, Middlesex, England.


Byrom, John (1692-1763) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Byrom


Byron, George Gordon, Lord (1788-1824) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Byron


Byron, Thomas P. (fl. 1900s-1920s) (stories)
His death is mentioned in 1916, although no particulars are given.


Cabell, James Branch (1879-1958) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/cabell_james_branch


Cadzow, Donald A. (1894-1960) (stories)
Archaeologist, anthropologist, connected with natural history museums. Born in Alaska (?); resident in Pennsylvania (?).


Caesar, Gene [i.e., Eugene Lee Caesar] (1927- ) (stories) (assoc.)
Writer. Born in Saginaw, Michigan.


Caffrey, Andrew A. (1891-?) (stories) (assoc.)
Writer, served in the army. Born in Lawrence, Massachusetts; lived in California. Not to be confused with Andrew Augustine Caffrey (1920- ).


Cahan, Samuel G. (1886-1974) (stories) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Cahan.html


Cahoon, Robert W. (1920- ) (stories)
Born in New York.


Caidin, Martin (1927-1997) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/caidin_martin


Cain, George M. A. (fl. 1900s-1920s) (stories)
Lived in South Orange, New Jersey; he perhaps died in New York City in 1929.


Cain, James M(allahan) (1892-1977) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_M._Cain


Caine, [Sir] (Thomas Henry) Hall (1853-1931) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hall_Caine


Caine, William (1873-1925) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/caine_william


Calderon, George L(eslie) (1868-1915) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/calderon_george


Caldwell, Erskine (Preston) (1903-1987) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erskine_Caldwell


Caldwell, (Janet Miriam) Taylor (Holland) (1900-1985) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taylor_Caldwell


Calhoun, Crede Haskins (1885-1978) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=75269826


Calkins, Franklin Welles (1857-1928) (stories)
See www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=16503862


Call, Hughie (Florence) (1890-1969) (stories)
See socialarchive.iath.virginia.edu/xtf/view?docId=call-hughie-1890-1969-cr.xml


Calley, William (Laws, Jr.) (1943- ) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Calley


Callisen, A(dolph) W. (1855-1940) (stories)
Head of schools and teacher. Born in New York City; died in Clifton, Staten Island, New York.


Calloway, (Abram) Artemus (1883-1948) (stories) (assoc.)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.co.uk/2011/07/artemus-calloway-1883-1948.html


Calthrop, Dion (William Palgrave) Clayton (1878-1937) (stories)
Born in London; playwright, artist, litterateur, designer of dresses and productions for West End theatres.


Cameron, Francis (fl. 1950s) (stories)
Probably not the American mining geologist and mining executive (1902-1975)


Cameron, (Courtney) Owen (1902-1960) (stories) (assoc.)
Born in Oregon; settled in California; short story writer and novelist.



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