Saturday, 29 June 2019

Elliot W. Chess – Fighter pilot, Author



Elliott Chess c. 1926, courtesy the University of Texas at El Paso
Elliott Chess c. 1926, courtesy the University of Texas at El Paso

[Recently read Chess’ first story in Western Story magazine, The Sign of the Skull, an unusual western story of revenge set in a pirates’ inn in the Chihuahuan Desert. After reading the story, I wanted to learn more about the author and what I found was enough to warrant this article.]