Chan Davis

(b. 1926)
Horace Chandler Davis is an American-born mathematician, writer, and educator living in Canada. He was born in Ithaca, New York, to parents Horace B. Davis and Marian R. Davis. In 1948 he married Natalie Zemon Davis; they have three children. He moved to Canada in the early 1960s and began teaching at the University of Toronto. He has lived in Canada longer than he lived in the US.

He began writing SF in the 1940s, several of his stories appearing in Astounding. He stopped writing SF in the 1950s.

He was a member of the Stranger Club and was one of the members who attended Noreascon 3 as Fan GoH. He edited and published the fapazine Blitherings in the 1940s (also published in VAPA) as well as the apazine macVert for VAPA. He was a member of the Brain Trust and had something to do with the fireworks at Philcon I.

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