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McDonald, William Colt

(1891-1968) US author of many Westerns from 1929; of sf interest is The Singing Scorpion (1934), a Three Mesquiteers tale in which an ancient relic – the emerald eyes of Zeronteotl, an Indian god – leads to the discovery of a Lost World. [JC]

Allen William Colt MacDonald

born Detroit, Michigan: 1891

died 1968



Entry from The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (2011-current) edited by John Clute and David Langford.
Accessed 04:03 am on 9 December 2023.