John Magnus

John L. Magnus, Jr. was a fan in the 1950s-1960s.

He was a member of The Cult, and The National Fantasy Fan Federation (N3F), and in 1953-1954, he edited the club's fanzine, The National Fantasy Fan.

In 1952 he began publishing a fanzine which was named SF for issues 1-8 (1952-53), Vamp (issue 9) and finally Varioso for issues 10-18 (1954-1958). In 1958, he published Rumble.

In the January, 1960, issue of Fantastic Universe/, he published an essay, "The Detroit Convention," with Forrest J Ackerman and others.


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