Originally Posted by radiotales
From ASF March 1946
Lewis Padgett is one of several alter egos of Henry Kuttner.
Ah, yes. I spent several years looking for a copy of a Kuttner novelette called "Clash by Night", which was a precursor to his novel "Fury". (And the inspiration for a homage by David Drake, set in the same universe, "Seas of Venus", available in the Baen Free Library, here: http://www.webscription.net/p-364-seas-of-venus.aspx
I finally discovered that I had it all along in an anthology: it had been published under the Padgett pen name, and I'd forgotten that was a Kuttner pseudonym...