Entry updated 12 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(1870-1930) US author whose Near Future thriller, The Scarlet Tanager (1922), which is set in 1930, rousingly presents a submarine pirate and his right-wing cohorts; a tough US intelligence agent opposes their efforts to topple the American government. A UK agent, the actress of the title, also becomes involved. Sf devices include sonar and an invisible Ray. The Barge of Haunted Lives (coll of linked stories 1923) includes several supernatural tales told in a Club Story venue. [JC]
John Aubrey Tyson
born Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: March 1870
died Pennsylvania: 16 October 1930
- The Scarlet Tanager (New York: The Macmillan Company, 1922) [book is dated 1923: hb/A D Rahn]
- The Barge of Haunted Lives (New York: The Macmillan Company, 1923) [coll of linked stories: hb/A D Rahn]
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