J. Harvey Haggard
(November 30, 1912 – March 14, 2001)
His first story, "Faster Than Light" (October, 1930 Wonder Stories) was written when he was seventeen in response to a contest in Air Wonder Stories and dealt with the idea of accelerating to the speed of light and breaking through into a new universe.
His "Earth Reborn" was the first novel-length story in Future Fiction (November, 1939). He is remembered today primarily for his Earthguard series of stories in Wonder Stories (1933–1934).
- Bibliography at ISFDB.
- Entry in The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction.
- Photograph and brief biography in the February 1939 issue of Amazing Stories, p. 132, online here.
- An early short biography in Who's Who in Fandom 1940, p. 7.
- “My Little Martian Sweetheart,” a poem.
Awards, Honors and GoHships:
- 1992 -- First Fandom Hall of Fame
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