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Bruce Elliott

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Bruce Elliott
BornBruce Walter Gardner Lively Stacy Elliott
May 30, 1914
New York City
DiedMarch 21, 1973 (age 58)
New York
CategoriesBooks by Bruce Elliott

Bruce Elliott (1914-1973) was an American writer who wrote mystery fiction, science fiction, television scriptwriter and magician.[1]


Elliott was the writer of 15 Shadow stories that appeared in "The Shadow Magazine" between 1946 and 1948.

He was a contributor to the Jinx and co-founded the Phoenix with Walter B. Gibson.

In November 1972, Elliott was hit by a taxi and lapsed into a coma. He died 4 months later.



  1. Genii, Vol. 73, No. 1, January 1973, AS WE GO TO PRESS... , page 18
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  • Tops, Vol. 10, No. 3, March 1945, Bruce Elliott – Editor of The Phoenix!, page 4
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 31, No. 2, April 1951, BRUCE ELLIOTT, page 61
  • The New Tops, Vol. 13, No. 5, May 1973, For Women Only, by Frances Ireland Marshall, page 55
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 53, No. 5, May 1973, Broken Wand - BRUCE ELLIOTT, page 102