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Biography: Under the pen name of Elizabeth Starr, under her maiden name of Betty Hill, and under her married name of Betty Cummings, Cummings wrote children's and romance text stories for Pines [Standard] from 1948 to 1954. Per Bails, she also wrote cartoon and funny animal features, the titles and stories not known.

Per Bails' Cummings also worked for Marvel [Timely] on various unknown features from circa 1940 to circa 1942. Also per Bails, she did office support work for Marvel from 1948 to 1949.

Notes: A secondary Who's Who entry exists under the Betty Hill name.


    Betty Cummings Type: Changed Name

Other Names:

  1. Betty Starr Cummings Type: Common Alternative Name
  2. Elizabeth Cummings Type: Changed Name
    Given name: Elizabeth Family name: Cummings
  3. Betty Hill Type: Common Alternative Name
  4. Elizabeth Hill Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Elizabeth Family name: Hill
  5. Elizabeth Starr Type: Pen Name


  1. Spouse - Ray Cummings (b. 1887)
  2. Relative - Andrea Hill
    Notes: The exact relationship is unknown.
  3. Relative - Russ Hill
    Notes: The relationship is uncertain per Jerry Bails.
  4. Employee of - Sangor Studio (b. 1940)
    Notes: Betty worked for the studio as a writer from 1948 to 1950.