"The Ultimate Wish"
credited to E. Mayne Hull
Short Fiction 1943 5,300 words


A solution to all of one's problems is not necessarily what you think it might be.

Part of the
Wish Series
1 —     "The Ultimate Wish" 1943
2 —     "The Wishes We Make" 1943
3 —     "The Wellwisher" 1943

These stories are only thematically linked, having a similar premise but all featuring different characters. This trio of tales was collected in Out of the Unknown.

Included In
Out of the Unknown 1948
The Sea Thing and Other Stories 1970
Unknown Worlds magazine
1943 February Street & Smith
bedsheet Vol 6, No 5 132 pages $0.25

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First appearance

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2 illustrations by
Manuel Isip

Cover image: Showcase Data: Walwyn