Don Wilcox:
Science Fiction Technology and Ideas
Cleo Eldon Wilcox (b. 1905 - d. 2000) wrote under the name Don Wilcox, as well as Buzz-Bolt Atomcracker, Cleo Eldon, Max Overton, Miles Shelton, and Alexander Blade (a house name).

Wilcox graduated from The University of Kansas, and then earned an M.A. in sociology. He taught English, creative writing, history, and sociology in several junior and senior high schools, at the Chicago campus of Northwestern University, and at The University of Kansas.

Invention/Technology Source Work (Publication Date)

Barber Helmet
Cuts your hair quickly and efficiently.

Ben Gleed, King of Speed (1939)

Electric Brain Stimulator
A device that coordinated the waves of the brain with an external device to improve performance.

Ben Gleed, King of Speed (1939)

Merry-Go-Round Life Suspension (Refrigerator Plant)
A device that offered cold sleep.

The Voyage That Lasted 600 Years (1940)

Metal Desk Car
A combination work desk and vehicle for librarians and researchers; part desk part carnival ride.

Ben Gleed, King of Speed (1939)

Movie Pill
Gives you the experience of having seen a movie.

Ben Gleed, King of Speed (1939)

Multi-Generation Space Voyage (Generation Ship)
A space ship and voyage intended to last across multiple human generations.

The Voyage That Lasted 600 Years (1940)

Radio-Facsimile Receiver
A device that prints a newspaper in your home.

Ben Gleed, King of Speed (1939)

Trumpaphone
A loud, brassy instrument.

The Voyage That Lasted 600 Years (1940)


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