Roy V. Hunt

(1915-1986)

A Denver-area fan who discovered sf in 1929 with Edgar Rice Burroughs. He was a fan artist and part of the Denver Triumvirate which published The Alchemist, a 40s fanzine. He was a member of the Colorado Fantasy Society in the 1940s.

His artwork appeared in many fanzines and on dust jackets of SF books in the 1940s-1950s, including Out of the Unknown by A. E. van Vogt and E. Mayne Hull (1948).

He was awarded the First Fandom Hall of Fame posthumously in 2016.

For an early short biography, see Who's Who in Fandom 1940 p8.


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