CLINGERMAN, Mildred (McElroy)
   US writer and book-collector who never worked as a full-time author. Since beginning to publish her shapely stories in 1952 with "Minister without Portfolio" for FSF she was as strongly associated with that magazine as was Zenna HENDERSON. A Cupful of Space (coll 1961) reflects this association in the frequency of stories included which wed a literate tone to a sometimes sentimental cuteness.
   See also: WOMEN SF WRITERS.

Science Fiction and Fantasy Encyclopedia. . 2011.

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  • Mildred Clingerman — Mildred McElroy Clingerman (14 March 1918 26 February 1997)[1][2] was an American science fiction author. Clingerman was born Mildred McElroy in Allen, Oklahoma and her family moved to Tucson, Arizona in 1929. She graduated from Tucson High… …   Wikipedia

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