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C., A. C.
A Love Letter, August 10, 1898

C., A. E.
Nick, November 30, 1899

C., A. L.
The Reason Why, August 18, 1898
The Perforated Edition, November 10, 1898
The Brute, November 23, 1898
My Aunt Jemima, December 3, 1898
Once a Year, January 7, 1899
The Funniest Thing in London, January 21, 1899
A Knotty Question, February 11, 1899
In Far Kashmere, February 14, 1899
Angela's Knight, February 24, 1899
The Foil, February 25, 1899
His Father's Son, March 4, 1899
Joshua and the Tiger, March 11, 1899
Spinifex and Partner, March 28, 1899
Rats, April 22, 1899
Mrs. Mitford's Folly, April 29, 1899
Idle Words, June 9, 1899
A Surprise Party, June 14, 1899

C., A. S.
A "Singed Cat," December 7, 1899

C., B. R.
The Lunch-Hound, December 11, 1911

C., C. G.
The Straphanger, January 25, 1915

C., E. S.
Marjorie's Engagement, January 5, 1899

C., F.
Love's Recompense, September 29, 1898
"Amor Vincit," October 22, 1898
An Unconditional Surrender, November 26, 1898

C., H. A.
The Man Who Was Cast, January 16, 1915
On the Bus, December 13, 1915

C., J.
My First Brief, June 23, 1902

C., J. P.
Love and Art, June 6, 1898

C., M.
The Drab and the Grey, June 25, 1901 (written with H. W.)

C., P.
"Things Are Not Always What They Seem," March 3, 1899

C., R. D.
Prince Buttercup, September 4, 1900

C., R. G.
The Soldier's Secret: By the Nurse Who Kept It, March 20, 1917

C., S.
Freddy's "First," September 10, 1900

C., W.
The Irony of Life, March 20, 1911
On the Road, April 6, 1911
The Share-Out, May 8, 1911

C., W. J.
The Dream, August 4, 1924

Calder-Marshall, Arthur (1908-1992)
Terminus, May 13, 1936

Callan, Jack
Pearls - at a Price, May 16, 1939

Callander, Alice L.
Mr. Brown, November 9, 1898 (as by A. L. Callander)
"All Right," December 14, 1898
Bartholomew's Maggots, December 30, 1898
M'Alaistair's Rajah, January 19, 1899 (as by A. L. Callander)

Calthrop, Dion Clayton (1878-1937)
The Rag-Time Water Tap, December 27, 1919

Calvert, Edward
Beauty Contest Finds a Star, May 7, 1949

Cameron, Herbert
"Sairann," August 19, 1919

Campbell, Eugene Miller
Baby Race, March 27, 1954

Campbell, Ian
Ito and Tutu, February 13, 1911
Coming Home, February 16, 1911

Cargill, Leslie
Off His Balance, February 6, 1940

Carrdus, Charles
The Tip, November 16, 1938
The Fake, April 13, 1939 (as by C. Carrdus)
The Present, October 22, 1940
The Miser's Hoard, January 3, 1941

Cartwright, Peter
A Mother's Wit, May 20, 1939

Cecil, Phyllis
Love So Amazing, August 25, 1898
The Striped Eye, September 9, 1898
"Ars Est Celare Artem," September 24, 1898
"It's Funny How Some Men Tell Lies," November 1, 1898
Three Golden Balls, December 13, 1898
A Rude Awakening, April 13, 1899
Mrs. Prendergast's Awakening, May 12, 1899
Concerning Love and the Derby, May 23, 1899
"All in a Garden Fair," July 12, 1899
The Vampire, June 9, 1900
The Lady from the Upstairs Flat, June 30, 1900
The Coffin Nailer, August 14, 1900
An Incident, August 21, 1900
A Miniature Tragedy, September 13, 1900
The Fairy Godfather, January 29, 1901
A New Cut Episode, February 5, 1901
"Too Late!," February 27, 1901
"Birds of a Feather," May 17, 1901
The Other Woman, November 9, 1901
"Poor Little Girl!," February 20, 1902

Celo
After Many Days, January 3, 1899
Mrs. Fitzapthorpe's Governess, January 17, 1899

Chadwick, Philip George
The Difference, May 8, 1939
A Helping Hand, July 31, 1939

Chadwick, Vivienne Charlton
Island for Two, February 20, 1936

Chamberlain, Peter
The Fly, June 23, 1938
Away Match, July 8, 1938

Chance, John Newton (1911-1983)
Behind the Curtain, April 28, 1939

Chandler, Blanche Wills (1867-1947)
A Man in the House, January 28, 1915
Mother's Day in Bed, February 24, 1915
Our Boy, March 18, 1915
My Protegee, April 19, 1915
A Send-Off, May 4, 1915
Our Catch, May 19, 1915
Feathering Her Nest, June 24, 1915
He Would Be a Soldier, July 1, 1915
The Night of the Raid, July 12, 1915
A Trance in the Trenches, July 29, 1915
Our Pets, August 12, 1915
On the Way, August 23, 1915
My Start for France, September 8, 1915
Honoured Guests, October 14, 1915
The Parlour Boarder, November 4, 1915
My Dug-Out, December 7, 1915
A Born V.C., December 23, 1915
Our Little Ways, March 22, 1916
Sanctuary, April 12, 1916
Mayblossom, May 11, 1916
The Test, May 23, 1916
The End of His Task, July 18, 1916
The Price of Peace, August 7, 1916
The Sleeping Soldier, August 26, 1916 (as by B. Wills Chandler)
The Way of a Dog, September 15, 1916
A Pattern of Propriety, October 31, 1916
More Billeting Hardships, November 23, 1916
A Warrior Babe, December 12, 1916
Zepp Proof, December 21, 1916
Our Concert, January 8, 1917
Willy-Nilly, January 30, 1917
Master of the House, March 20, 1917
Tit for Tat, June 19, 1917
Home Sweet Home, July 17, 1917
The Force of Example, August 7, 1917
Ripe Raspberries, September 25, 1917
Upsetting John, October 16, 1917
The Ruin of Him, November 28, 1917
A Fruitless Discovery, December 27, 1917
A Reluctant Hero, January 5, 1918
Proof Positive, May 15, 1918
A Storming Party, August 16, 1918
His Weak Spot, September 17, 1918
Soap and Water, October 23, 1918
Reminiscences, May 28, 1919
The Latest Comer, July 17, 1919
Ronnie, July 26, 1919
A Trial Trip, October 26, 1920
A Christmas Crime, December 22, 1920
A Dietetic Drama, April 8, 1921 (as by B. Wills Chandler)
Honour Bright, July 29, 1921 (as by B. Wills Chandler)
The Skeleton in the Cupboard, February 25, 1924 (as by B. Wills Chandler)
The Bush Cat, October 4, 1926
A Various Reception, August 19, 1927

Chant, Hubert E.
A Question of Sentiment, January 10, 1916

Chant, L. Ormiston
That Putty-Faced Brat of Hamble's, July 13, 1897
Dr. Jude's Opinion-Gratis, August 13, 1897

Chave, Owen
The Secret Drawer, July 28, 1939

Child, Harold
A May-Day Comedy, May 1, 1896
The Wiles of Venus, May 12, 1896
A Lucky Encounter, June 30, 1896
At Monte Carlo, July 22, 1896
His New House, August 14, 1896
Honor Among Thieves, August 26, 1896
The Coachman's Story, September 17, 1896
Reclaimed, September 19, 1896
Monday Morning, October 5, 1896
The Death Chair, October 30, 1896
The Singing Master, November 19, 1896
Next Door, November 25, 1896
The Way of Things, December 1, 1896
The Apothecary, January 20, 1897
Lazybones, April 9, 1898
Mabella, May 6, 1898
Minnehaha, May 21, 1898
A Cure for Nerves, June 30, 1898
Mr. Gruntle's Picnic, July 16, 1898
Furnished Apartments, August 9, 1898
The Case of Molly, August 29, 1898
The Thing To Do, October 14, 1898
Wanted - a Relative, November 2, 1898
Two of a Trade, November 19, 1898
Woman's Justice, December 23, 1898
White Heather, January 20, 1899
A Question of Manliness, February 8, 1899

Christie, L. Clyde
Cat's Eyes, December 29, 1925

Clark, Stanley
Strategy, April 20, 1936

Clarke, A. Stewart
Black Dan, August 10, 1899
"Deef Jim," August 14, 1899
Bounce the Bully, September 27, 1900
Reddy, October 1, 1900

Clarke, Constance
Grey and Scarlet, September 2, 1898

Clarke, F. Keston (1902- ) see pseudonym Fred Westerham
The Man Who Lived Weekly, August 13, 1938
They Caught the Bus, September 1, 1938
The Curiosity, September 15, 1938
The Police were Baffled, November 9, 1938
The Man with the Bag, December 29, 1938
No Chances in Chess, April 10, 1940
Mr. Prittle Passes Out, October 9, 1940 (as by F. Keston Clark)
Playing for Money, October 26, 1940
Order to View, October 31, 1940
Boris's Marvellous Bean, December 31, 1940
Death with a Smile, September 21, 1946 (from hereon all stories as by Keston Clarke)
Meet the Boss..., March 21, 1947
Suburban Kiss, September 15, 1951
Doorstep Date, November 10, 1951
Baby Elephant, December 1, 1951
Wise Guy, October 30, 1954
Portrait of a Lady, December 11, 1954

Classen, L.
The Old, Old Story, February 24, 1926

Clayton, George
The Madness of George Hardblank, January 9, 1901

Clayton, Joe
A Man of no Feeling, February 21, 1901
A Danger to Society, April 20, 1901
For Art's Sake, May 14, 1901
The Chances of Life, June 1, 1901

Cleather, Thomas
The Absent Witness, March 1, 1939

Clements, Frank
The Man Who Could Do Nothing Right, September 21, 1940

Clementson, E.
A Little Mistake, July 19, 1897
A Doubtful Experiment, August 4, 1897
In a Tea Shop, February 12, 1898
In the Springtime, April 23, 1898
The Dream Man, May 14, 1898
At the Opera, May 24, 1898
Requital, July 19, 1898

Clifford, A. L.
The Betrayal of Washington Smith, September 29, 1900
The Double Dealer, January 16, 1901

Clifford, W. G.
The Wife, June 17, 1901

Clue, G. Leo
The "Up" Platform, July 1, 1939

Cobb, Joyce
The Wounded Soldier - His Letter and His Vision, April 26, 1915
The Tinderlighter, May 27, 1915
"Corn Blue-Bottles": A Harvest Sketch, September 7, 1915
"All Work and no Play -," September 15, 1915
"Many a Mickle -," October 11, 1915
The Weaker Vessel, October 28, 1915
"Four O' Clock in the Morning," November 15, 1915
"Sing Me a Song, O!," November 24, 1915
Johnny and His Mother, December 8, 1915
His Message, June 26, 1916
A Changed Man, December 8, 1916
A Bold Front, February 24, 1917
Pan the Second, March 14, 1917

Cobb, Thomas (1853-1932)
Lent Lilies, April 20, 1896
A Dip at Brighton, September 2, 1896
Worth Waiting For, August 10, 1897
Mrs. Hepburn's Treasure, November 16, 1897

Cobbett, Donald
Pirate Pre-view, September 2, 1939

Cocks, Henry E.
"Income-Tax and Love," May 15, 1901
The Second Villain's Chance, June 7, 1901

Coghlan, Margaret
A Man Waits...A Woman Panics, September 3, 1960

Coghlin, D. G.
Passenger in the Dark, November 12, 1946

Coghlin, Sheena
Dancing with the Law, February 5, 1955

Cohen, Octavus Roy
You Can't Help Love, September 22, 1945

Colbran, Edgar
The Bend in the Road, March 16, 1939

Cole, Roy C.
The Profiteers, September 25, 1939
A Christmas Story, December 20, 1939
The Timid One, January 12, 1940
Belle of the Barrage, February 8, 1940
He Said She Said "Sorry!," February 20, 1940
Stretcher Party, April 3, 1940

Collett, Olga
The Lucky Card, January 30, 1940
With the Tongues of Men..., March 16, 1940
The Pirate Went Ashore, April 9, 1940
And the Clock Ticked On..., April 29, 1940

Collier, John
Faults on Both Sides, November 7, 1935

Collins, Frank
Guilty Party, February 23, 1940

Collins, G. E. P.
A Thing of Beauty, October 31, 1936

Commons, John
Caught in the Act, September 4, 1954

Compton-James, Douglas
Fare Play, August 11, 1937
The Barber's Chair, May 2, 1938 (as by D. Compton-James)

Connell, Richard
In Character, June 28, 1939

Conner, Rearden (1905-1991)
Justice, April 24, 1936
The Sleep Walker, October 13, 1938
Master of the House, March 3, 1939
Merry-Go-Round, August 5, 1939

Conway, Beryl
Romance for Sherry, April 19, 1952

Coogan, Joe
Pride of Peanut, April 29, 1950

Cooks, Henry E.
An Academy Picture, April 28, 1902

Cooper, Elsie M.
Blitzkrieg in the Black-Out, March 21, 1940

Coppard, J. A. S.
Pools Night Mystery, October 19, 1951
Office Blonde, November 17, 1951

Corbett, Hugh
English Rose, November 26, 1938
Trust Your Wife, January 28, 1950
Lady in the Air, June 3, 1950

Corle, Edwin
The Kitty, August 5, 1946

Cosmos
A Tale of the Submarine War, November 20, 1917
The Trawler's Vigil, December 6, 1917
An Incident of Patrol, January 2, 1918
Salvage, January 14, 1918

Couch, Lilian Quiller
The Grey Ghost of Landwarne, December 26, 1899

Coughlan, J. P.
His Ideal, June 18, 1902

Coughlan, Q. P.
My Extraordinary Marriage, February 6, 1897

Cox, W. F. V.
Drums, November 6, 1935
The Blackmailer, March 4, 1936

Crackanthorpe, Hubert (1870-1896)
A Latter-Day Highwayman (An Adventure in Miniature), February 1, 1896
A Fellside Tragedy, February 14, 1901 (reprinted from the Northern Counties Magazine)

Cranfield, A. L.
One of the Lads, November 28, 1919

Cripps, William
Dolly's Day Out, August 2, 1910

Croft-Cooke, Rupert (1903-1979)
The Woman Pays, June 10, 1950

Crompton, Richmal (1890-1969)
Jimmy Turns the Tables, February 5, 1947
Jimmy and the Mouse, February 12, 1947
Jimmy and the Circus, February 19, 1947
Jimmy the Detective, February 26, 1947
Jimmy Sets the Stage, March 5, 1947
Jimmy and the Smuggler, March 12, 1947
Jimmy Sweeps the Chimney, March 19, 1947
Jimmy the Avenger, March 26, 1947
Jimmy and the Birthday, April 2, 1947
Jimmy and the Fancy Dress, April 9, 1947
Jimmy and the Party, April 16, 1947
Sandy Saves the Situation, April 23, 1947
Jimmy Rights a Wrong, April 30, 1947
Jimmy Gives a Treat, May 7, 1947
Jimmy and the Hostage, May 14, 1947
Jimmy and the Criminal, May 21, 1947
Jimmy and the Treasure, May 28, 1947
Jimmy Plays the Detective, June 4, 1947
Jimmy & the Rehearsal, June 11, 1947
Jimmy & the Rescuers, June 18, 1947
Jimmy Fights a Battle, June 25, 1947
Jimmy Makes a Catch, July 2, 1947
Jimmy Chooses a Present, July 9, 1947
Jimmy's Paper-Chase, July 16, 1947
Jimmy & the Bull, July 23, 1947
Jimmy Makes a Find, July 30, 1947
Jimmy & the Dog Show, August 6, 1947
Jimmy Defeats a Plot, August 13, 1947
Jimmy Climbs a Cliff, August 20, 1947
Jimmy's Surprise Packet, September 3, 1947
Jimmy Becomes an Actor, September 10, 1947
Jimmy Leads a Gang Raid, September 17, 1947
Jimmy & the Jade Horse, September 24, 1947
Jimmy Makes a Splash, October 8, 1947
Jimmy and the Dream, October 15, 1947
Jimmy & the White Hen, October 22, 1947
Jimmy & the Carved Box, October 29, 1947
Jimmy & the Exhibition, November 12, 1947
Jimmy and the Compass, November 26, 1947
Jimmy & the Bargains, December 3, 1947
Jimmy the Financier, December 10, 1947
Jimmy Gets the Part, December 17, 1947
Jimmy's Christmas Eve, December 24, 1947
Jimmy's Good Resolution, December 31, 1947
Jimmy & the Black Market, January 14, 1948
Jimmy Finds the Hero, January 28, 1948
Jimmy and the Jellyfish, February 4, 1948
Jimmy and the Cake, February 18, 1948
Jimmy's Bid for Fame, March 10, 1948
Jimmy & the Commando, March 31, 1948
Jimmy's Ultimatum, April 21, 1948
Jimmy & the Hold-Up, May 12, 1948
Jimmy Minds the Baby, June 2, 1948
Jimmy and the Lettuces, July 24, 1948
Jimmy Turns Reporter, August 21, 1948
Jimmy's Smuggler, September 11, 1948
Jimmy the Criminal, October 9, 1948
Fireworks for Jimmy, November 6, 1948
Jimmy and the Witch, January 29, 1949
Jimmy Digs Up History, April 16, 1949
Jimmy the Stowaway, May 28, 1949
Jimmy & the Spook, June 11, 1949
Highwayman Jimmy, July 9, 1949
Jimmy & the Clue, August 6, 1949
Jimmy the Explorer, September 3, 1949
Jimmy & the Stuffed Cat, October 1, 1949
Jimmy the Circus Master, October 29, 1949
Jimmy Gets a Scoop, November 25, 1949
Jimmy and the Waits, December 23, 1949
Jimmy is Hypnotised, January 21, 1950
Jimmy Woos Titania, March 8, 1950
Jimmy & the Red Indians, April 1, 1950
Jimmy and the Despot, May 6, 1950
Jimmy's House Warming, May 29, 1950
Jimmy & the Rescue, June 28, 1950
Jimmy & the Cricket Ball, August 7, 1950
Jimmy & the Blackmailer, September 16, 1950
Jimmy & the Explosion, October 21, 1950
Jimmy's Fossil Hunter, December 2, 1950
Jimmy's Christmas Presents, December 22, 1950
Jimmy Upsets the House, January 20, 1951
Jimmy's Vampire, June 2, 1951

Cunard, Ida
The Quality of Mercy, August 31, 1899

Cunningham, Louis Arthur (1900-1954)
Goose Egg, March 2, 1936
The Lucky One, June 10, 1938
The Honourable Hum Wong, July 16, 1938
Faraway Friendship, June 27, 1939
Pardon His Innocence, September 28, 1951 (as by L. A. Cunningham)
Hollywood Call, October 27, 1951 (as by L. A. Cunningham)
His Past Walked In, November 15, 1951 (as by L. A. Cunningham)
The Major, January 19, 1952 (as by Louis A. Cunningham)
Glamour Girl, March 8, 1952 (as by L. A. Cunningham)
From Glynis - With Love, October 25, 1952 (as by L. A. Cunningham)

Curnock, David
Money for Nothing, September 20, 1938

Currey, R. N.
For Valour, June 17, 1938

Curtis-Willson, Joan
The Violin, July 13, 1946
The Eight O'Clock Girl, August 3, 1946
The Last Kiss, September 28, 1946
The Melody of Romance, April 24, 1947

 

 

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