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Roche, Arthur Somers (1883-1935) (stories)
Journalist and novelist. Born in Somerville, Massachusetts; studied law, but after practicing several years he became a journalist for the New York World in 1906; later lived in Florida and died in Palm Beach.


Roche, [Sir] Boyle (1736-1807) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boyle_Roche


Rockefeller, Michael (Clark) (1938-1961?) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Rockefeller


Rockey, Howard (Primrose) (1886-1934) (stories)
Born in Philadelphia.


Rocklin, R(ock) J(ohn) (fl. 1940s) (stories) (assoc.)
Brother of Ross Rocklynne.


Rockwell, Lawrence (fl. 1920s) (stories)
Might be educator and author Leo Lawrence Rockwell (1888-1967).


Rockwell, Marsheila (Marcy) (fl. 1990s-2010s) (stories)
See www.marsheilarockwell.com


Rockwell, Norman (Perceval) (1894-1978) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Rockwell.html


Rod, Édouard (1857-1910) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3%89douard_Rod


Roda Roda, Alexander [born Šandor Friedrich Rosenfeld] (1872-1945) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Roda_Roda


Rodger, George (1908-1995) (stories) (art) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Rodger


Rodger, Sarah-Elizabeth [née Werlein] (1912-?) (stories)
See pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sarah-Elisabeth_Rodger


Rodin, (François) Auguste (René) (1840-1917) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Auguste_Rodin


Rodney, [Colonel] George Brydges (1872-1950) (stories)
Cavalry officer, served in Spanish-American War; presumably related to Admiral George Brydges Rodney (1719-1792). Lived in San Antonio, Texas; died in Houston, Texas.


Roe, Ivan (1917-1976) (stories)
Born in London; educated privately; author and instructor at the School of Journalism; died in Hounslow, England.


Roe, Vingie E(ve) [Mrs. Raymond C. Lawton] (1879-1958) (stories)
Born in Oxford, Kansas.


Roe, W. J. (fl. 1880s-1910s) (stories)
Perhaps novelist and poet William James Roe (1843-1915).


Roeder, Ralph (J.) (1890-1969) (stories)
Author, biographer, historian. Born in New York City; suicide in Mexico City, Mexico.


Roger, Noelle; pseudonym of Hélène Dufour Pittard (1874-1953) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/roger_noelle


Rogers, (Reginald) Hubert (1898-1982) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Rogers.html


Rogers, Joel Townsley (1896-1984) (stories) (assoc.)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.co.uk/2016/07/joel-townsley-rogers-1896-1984-part-one.html


Rogers, Samuel (1763-1855) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Rogers


Rogers, Sara(h) B(ulkley) (1864-1907) (stories)
Born in Watertown, Connecticut.


Rogers, Stanley (Reginald Harry) (1887-1961) (art)
Born in Nottingham, England; author and illustrator of more than 30 books on ships and the sea; died in Bronxville, New York.


Rogers, Stephen D. (fl. 1980s-2010s) (stories)
See www.stephendrogers.com


Rogge, Robert E. (fl. 1950s-1960s) (stories)
Not to be confused with Robert Sherrard Elliot, Jr. (1901- ).


Rogin, Gilbert (Leslie) (1929-2017) (stories)
See www.nytimes.com/2017/11/10/obituaries/gilbert-rogin-87-magazine-editor-and-writer-of-droll-fiction-dies.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Fobituaries&action=click&contentCollection=obituaries®ion=rank&module=package&version=highlights&contentPlacement=2&pgtype=sectionfront


Rohde, Robert H. (1889-?) (stories)
Reporter for New York Tribune.


Rohde, William L. (1918-2000) (stories) (assoc.)
Born in Dallas. Living in Florida in 1950s.


Rohmer, Sax; pseudonym of A. Sarsfield Ward (1883-1959) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sax_Rohmer


Rohrbacher, Chad (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See rohrbacher.wordpress.com


Roiphe, Anne Richardson (1935- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anne_Roiphe


Rolfe, Frederick (William Serafino Austin Lewis Mary, “Baron Corvo”) (1860-1913) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederick_Rolfe


Rollins, Alice (Marland) Wellington (1847-1897) (stories)
Born in Boston.


Rolt-Wheeler, Francis (William) (1876-1960) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rolt-wheeler_francis_w


Romanov, Panteleimon (Sergeyevich) (1884-1938) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panteleimon_Romanov


Romero, Pablo Bush (1905-1998) (stories) (assoc.)
See www.akumaldiveshop.com/history-of-akumal/


Romney, George (1734-1802) (art)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Romney_(painter)


Ronald, James (1905-1972) (stories)
Born and died in Glasgow, but lived in Fairfield, Connecticut from 1938 to 1955, when he was deported.


Rondthaler, H. (fl. 1910s) (stories)
Not to be confused with the college president and bishop Howard Edmund Rondthaler (1871-1956).


Roof, Katharine Metcalf (1871-1950s) (stories)
See desturmobed.blogspot.com/2019/04/katharine-metcalf-roof.html


Roosevelt, Kermit (1889-1943) (stories)
Soldier, adventurer, son of Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919), 26th President of the United States. Born in Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York; died in Alaska.


Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodore_Roosevelt


Root, E(dward) Merrill (1895-1973) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E._Merrill_Root


Roper, Allen George (1887-1957) (stories)
Born in Croydon, Surrey; a preparatory school teacher and eugenist; died in Surrey.


Ropes, Arthur Reed (1859-1933) (stories)
Born in Lewisham, London; died in Kensington, London; educated at King’s College, Cambridge; better known as a prolific lyricist for musical comedies under the pseudonym Adrian Ross. Brother of Mary E. Ropes.


Ropes, Mary E(mily) (1842-1932) (stories)
Born in St. Petersburg, Russia; died in Cardiff, Wales. Older sister of Arthur Reed Ropes.


Rorick, Isabel Scott (1900-1967) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isabel_Scott_Rorick


Rosa, Douglas (fl. 1950s-1960s) (art)
Also did book dustwrappers.


Rosaire, Forrest (1902-1977) (stories)
Born in Chicago; for some years an oil explorer, then short story writer in California.


Roscoe, Theodore (1906-1992) (stories) (assoc.)
See pulpflakes.blogspot.com/2012/08/TheodoreRoscoe.html


Rose, Edward E(verett) (1862-1939) (stories)
Born in Stanstead, Quebec, Canada; dramatist.


Rose, Norman (fl. 1940s) (stories)
Perhaps Australian doctor Norman Henry Rose (1913?-1967).


Roseman, Josh (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See roseplusman.tumblr.com


Rosenbaum, Benjamin (Micah) (1969- ) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benjamin_Rosenbaum


Rosetti, Christina Georgina (1830-1894) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christina_Rossetti


Rositzke, Harry (1911-2002) (stories)
See www.nytimes.com/2002/11/08/us/harry-rositzke-91-linguist-and-american-spymaster.html


Rosman, Alice Grant (1862-1961) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alice_Grant_Rosman


Rosmanith, (Grace) Olga (1893-1978) (stories)
married Archibald Hall Brown in March 1918; remarried Edward Nies-Berger some time before 1940; wrote as Olga Rosmanith, Olga A. Rosmanith and Olga L. Rosmanith.


Rosny, J.-H., Aîné; pseudonym of J. H. H. Boëx (1856-1940) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J.-H._Rosny_a%C3%AEn%C3%A9


Ross, A(rthur) Leslie (Jr.) (1910-1989) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Ross.html


Ross, Brian G(rant) (1976- ) (stories)
See briangrantross.com


Ross, [Major-General] Charles (1864-1930) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Ross_(British_Army_officer,_born_1864)


Ross, James (1911-1990) (stories)
See mysteriouspress.com/authors/james-ross/default.asp


Ross, Sam (1912-1998) (stories)
Novelist and screenwriter. Born in Kiev, Russia; lived in California.


Ross, Walter (fl. 1950s) (stories) (assoc.)
Not to be confused with the rayon executive (1901?-1963).


Rossetti, Christina Georgina (1830-1894) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christina_Rossetti


Rossetti, Gabriel (Charles Dante) (1828-1882) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dante_Gabriel_Rossetti


Rossner, Judith (Perelman) (1935-2005) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judith_Rossner


Rou Shi [born Zhao Pingfu] (1902-1931) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rou_Shi


Rouse, William Merriam (1884-1937) (stories)
Writer and journalist. Born in Alabany, New York; lived in Westport, New York.


Rousseau, Victor; pseudonym of Victor Rousseau Emanuel (1879-1960) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/rousseau_victor


Roussel, Hubert (de Tavanne) (1897?-1980?) (stories)
Texas writer.


Rowan, Carl T(homas) (1924-2000) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Rowan


Rowan, Richard Wilmer (1894-1964) (stories)
Born in Philadelphia.


Rowe, Anne (Von Meibom) (1882-1961) (stories)
Born in Germany; married Leon Randall Rowe; died in Alameda, California.


Rowe, Clarence (Herbert) (1878-1930) (art)
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; died in Cos Cob, Connecticut.


Rowe, James Frederick William (fl. 2010s) (stories)
See jamesfwrowe.wordpress.com


Rowland, Henry C(ottrell) (1874-1933) (stories)
Born in New York City; died in Washington D.C.; studied medicine at Yale School of Medicine and elsewhere; practiced medicine in New York City and abroad; special agent of Intelligence Department in WWI; built a schooner and used it to cruise about the world.


Rowland, Leon (1885?-1962) (stories)
Columnist and historian. Died in Santa Cruz, California.


Rowlands, Cecil [i.e., Abraham Cecil Francis Fothergill Rowlands] (1856-1914) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cecil_Raleigh


Roy, Robert (J.) (1899?-1927) (stories)
See troopers.ny.gov/Introduction/Wall_of_Honor/Wall_Detail_1920-1939.php


Royle, Edwin Milton (1862-1942) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_Milton_Royle


Rozen, George J(erome) (1895-1973) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Rozen,G.html


Rozen, Jerome G(eorge) (1895-1987) (art)
See pulpartists.com/Rozen,J.html


Rubin, Rick [i.e., Richard M. Rubin] (1931-2014) (stories)
See obits.oregonlive.com/obituaries/oregon/obituary.aspx?n=richard-m-rubin-rick&pid=172672466&fhid=22686


Ruck, Berta [i.e., Amy Roberta Ruck Oliver] (1878-1978) (stories)
See www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/ruck_berta


Rud, Anthony M(elville) (1893-1942) (stories)
See tellersofweirdtales.blogspot.co.uk/2016/02/anthony-rud-and-tango-dancer-murder.html


Ruddy, Tom (fl. 1950s) (art)
Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


Ruggles, Charles (Sherman) (1886-1970) (stories) (assoc.)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlie_Ruggles


Rulfo, Juan [i.e., Juan Nepomuceno Carlos Pérez Rulfo Vizcaíno] (1917-1986) (stories)
See en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juan_Rulfo


Runyon, (Alfred) Damon (1880-1946) (stories)
Author, poet and journalist. Born in Manhattan, Kansas; died in New York City.


Rush, William Marshall (1887-1950) (stories)
Writer, U.S. Forest Service Specialist, ranger. Born in New Haven, West Virginia; lived in Oregon.



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