UMSFS is the UMass SF Society which held its first meeting on April 22, 1964 at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, Mass. Joe Ross was one of the founders. After the founders graduated, the club disappeared from view, but it returned to visibility in the 1980s when it ran Not Just Another Con. NJAC was later run by an offshoot, Student Conventioneers of UMass. Fl. 1964-66, 1979-late 80s.
It published a fanzine which went under the titles Betelgeuse, Grok, and The Zobee.
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