May Edginton entry: Overview screen.
1883 or 1884
Helen Marion Edginton (who later wrote under several forms of her name, but usually as 'May Edginton') was born.
ME (pseudonym of Helen Marion Edginton) published the earliest of her stories for periodicals to be listed in the The FictionMags Index
: "The Conqueror"
in The White Magazine
By early October 1914
ME issued under her usual pseudonym her most popular novel: Oh! James! The Story of a Man Who Tried to Prove the Goodness of the World
, about a businessman, constantly making money, who tries to do good with it.
After a writing career of more than forty-five years, ME published her last novel, Two Lost Sheep
, under this usual pseudonym.