Published under pseudonym: J. A. Kavnnes, John Van See
Other titles: First Star I See Tonight, Murder Observed
Publication: Malcolm’s Mystery Magazine
Genre: short story, SF
Date(s): (1953) March 1954
Several sources state that this story was first published in “Malcolm’s Mystery Magazine,” March 1954, under the pseudonym John Van See. However, Foreverness seems to think the pseudonym J. A. Kavnnes was used. Maybe the author proposed J. A. Kavnnes and the publisher choose John Van See instead.
Republished in The World-Thinker and Other Stories, Spatterlight 2012.