Carruth, Hayden

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(1862-1932) US author and literary editor of The Women's Home Companion; The Adventures of Jones (coll of linked stories 1895), in which Jones tell his audience various tall tales, some of them sf, some of them about his own Inventions; during the course of these narratives, much contemporary sf – including the fading vogue for the extraordinary voyage (see Fantastic Voyages) is spoofed. [JC]

Fred Hayden Carruth

born Minnesota: 31 October 1862

died Riverdale-on-Hudson, New York: 1932



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