Frederic Arnold Kummer, Jr.
5 Quotations from Frederic Arnold Kummer, Jr.
|hell planet n.||1940Star Pirate in Planet Stories Summer 76/2 I’ve thought of you a great deal these eleven years! In the radium fields of that hell-planet Mercury, hunting gold in the stinking Venusian jungles, prospecting the dusty, choking deserts of Mars!|
|sailship n.||[1950When Time Went Mad in Thrilling Wonder Stories Feb. 24/2 One moment I was over old New York, aiming toward the updrafts in Wall Street Valley…. But there's a town to the west.…. I’d never seen a town like that and I’ve flown all around New York and beyond in my sail-ship.]|
|spacehand n.||1938Forgiveness of Tenchu Taen in Astounding Science-Fiction Nov. 120/1 Here in the Olech, squat Jovian spacehands rub shoulders with languid Venusian traders; dark Mercurians drink with the dak-men of Neptune; and tall Terrestrials swagger contemptuously through the crowds of ‘reddies,’ copper-skinned sons of Mars. Above the babel of a hundred polyglot tongues one can hear the sibilant hissing of the Martian dialects. Like flitting shadows the little reddies, clad in their long, loose dust-robes, glide along the crooked streets, mysterious, inscrutable.|
|terrestial n.||1942Pied Piper of Mars in Planet Stories Spring 88/1 Before the night is out, all terrestials on Mars will be imprisoned or dead.|
|terrestial adj.||1938Exterminators in Thrilling Wonder Stories Aug. 50/1 Gasping, Sheridan recognized Dr. Ernst Flane, the noted terrestial physicist who had gone into voluntary exile on Jupiter with a small group of assistants, in order to study the cosmic rays.|