Carlyle Expedition Member
Roger Vane Carlyle was born on Long Island, New York, in 1894. He was orphaned at the age of 12, and drifted for many years. He washed out of Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Miskatonic, and USC. While in California, he became fast friends with Jack Brady.
Jack Oriel Brady was born in Hoboken, New Jersey in 1886. A restless child of a single mother, he was in and out of jail until 1905, when he joined the Marines. Stationed in China and then on the Western Front in 1918, he spent the years after the war …
Dr. Robert Houston
The youngest of three sons, his father was a Chicago M.D. who as a young man was reputed to have been caught up in the utopianism of the early plains, and to have belonged to several deviant sects.
Robert Huston graduated with honors from Johns Hopkins …
Hypatia Masters was born in 1898 in Los Angeles, California. Her mother, a young single woman form a good family, sent her back to the East Coast when she was ten. Masters grew up in various boarding schools of impeccable reputation, despite her best …
Sir Aubrey Penhew
The upright heir of generations of respectable peers, Sir Aubrey Penhew, Viscount Pevensey, was born in 1874. His father, Brigadier Arthur Mills Penhew married his mother, Geneviève d’Aubrey Penhew, while on leave in Paris during the Crimean War. …