Leeds SFL

The Leeds chapter of the Science Fiction League was the first prominent fan group in the U.K., being active during the 30s. It was founded by Douglas W. F. Mayer.

It organized first science fiction convention in the UK in Leeds in 1937, which some people feel was the first SF convention anywhere. See Which Was the First SF Convention?

from Fancyclopedia 1 ca. 1944
A chapter of the SFL in Leeds England, which seems to have held apart from the SFA. Publishing house was the Green Jester. Its outstanding member was Michael J Rosenblum.

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