Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Henry Kuttner's "Pegasus" (short story, fantasy, free)

Illustration accompanying the original publication in Famous Fantastic Mysteries magazine of short story Pegasus by Henry Kuttner. Image show the farmboy riding his flying horse.
This is a very minor story.

A farm boy believes flying horses exist, & will find one with the help of a stranger dwarf. When his dad finds out, he wants to milk it for money - to clip its wings & use it as a race horse. Boy will eventually save horse.

Fact sheet.

First published: Famous Fantastic Mysteries, May/June 1940.
Read online at UNZ.
Rating: B.
Related: Stories of Henry Kuttner.