Entry updated 28 June 2021. Tagged: Author.
(1921-1992) US editor and author, who edited Planet Stories between 1946 and 1950, and who published some Space Operas, notably The Cructars Are Coming (Summer 1952 Two Complete Science-Adventure Books; 2008 ebook), in which Martians (see Mars) are wrongly accused of causing mass deaths on Earth. [JC]
Paul Lawrence Payne
born Alcoa, Tennessee: 5 September 1921
died Knoxville, Tennessee: 28 February 1992
- The Cructars Are Coming (San Francisco, California: Renaissance E Books/PageTurner, 2008) [ebook: first appeared Summer 1952 Two Complete Science-Adventure Books: na/]
- As It Was (no place given: Project Gutenberg, 2020) [novelette: ebook: first appeared November 1952 Planet Stories: na/]
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