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FAMOUS FANTASTIC MYSTERIES
Ray Cummings  (1887 – 1957)
Ray Cummings
Famous Fantastic Mysteries was an American science fiction and fantasy pulp magazine published from 1939 to 1953, edited by Mary Gnaedinger, who also edited the companion magazine Fantastic Novels. They both featured reprints of SF and fantasy stories from the  Munsey magazines, such as Argosy. Abraham Grace Merritt (1884 – 1943)
A. Merritt
Famous Fantastic Mysteries, September 1939 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, November 1939 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, December 1939
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Famous Fantastic Mysteries, January 1940 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, February 1940 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, March 1940 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, April 1940 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, May 1940 Mary C. Gnaedinger (1897 – 1976)
JAN. 1940 FEB. 1940 MARCH 1940 APRIL 1940 MAY 1940 Mary Gnaedinger, editor
           
Famous Fantastic Mysteries, August 1940 John Ulrich Giesy (1877 – 1947) Famous Fantastic Mysteries, October 1940 George Allan England (1877 – 1937) Famous Fantastic Mysteries, December 1940 Virgil Finlay (1914 – 1971)
AUG. 1940 J. U. Giesy OCT. 1940 George Allan England DEC. 1940 Virgil Finlay, artist
           
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Famous Fantastic Mysteries, Marrch 1944 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, June 1944 Roger Sherman Hoar (1887 – 1963) a.k.a. Ralph Milne Farley Eric Temple Bell (1883 – 1960) a.k.a. John Taine Famous Fantastic Mysteries, September 1944 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, December 1944
MARCH 1944 JUNE 1944 Ralph Milne Farley John Taine SEPT. 1944 DEC. 1944
           
Famous Fantastic Mysteries, Marrch 1945 Robert William Chambers (1865 – 1933)  Famous Fantastic Mysteries, June 1945 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, September 1945 William Hope Hodgson (1877 – 1918)  Famous Fantastic Mysteries, December 1945
MARCH 1945 Robert W. Chambers JUNE 1945 SEPT. 1945 William Hope Hodgson  DEC. 1945
           
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Famous Fantastic Mysteries, February 1950 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, April 1950 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, June 1950 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, August 1950 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, October 1950 Henry Rider Haggard (1856 – 1925) 
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Famous Fantastic Mysteries, February 1953 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, April 1953 Famous Fantastic Mysteries, June 1953 Talbot Mundy (1879 – 1940)  Algernon Henry Blackwood (1869 – 1951)  Arthur Henry Ward (1883 – 1959) a.k.a. Sax Rohmer 
FEB. 1953 APRIL 1953 JUNE 1953 Talbot Mundy  Algernon Blackwood Sax Rohmer 
 
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