Philcon I Program

Program

  • SATURDAY, AUGUST 30
    • Afternoon Session: 1 p.m.
    • Greetings and introductions by the Chairman.
    • Main Speaker: John W. Campbell (on Atomic Power).
    • Intermission: 15 minutes.
    • The Editors Speak. (Sam Merwin)
    • Introduction of Resolutions and Discussion of Fan Business.
    • Evening Session: 8 p.m.
    • Messages from Publishers.
    • Auction of Books and Original Illustrations. (Sam Moskowitz and Erle Korshak)
  • SUNDAY, AUGUST 31
  • MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 1
    • Afternoon Session: 1 p.m.
    • Speaker: George O. Smith.
    • Symposium on Interplanetary Travel: Willy Ley, Thomas Gardner, Ph.D.
    • Intermission.
    • Fan business, final discussion on resolutions, financial report, choosing of site for next convention.
    • Banquet: 7 p.m.