Sinisterra

A fanzine published by G. M. Carr.

Published by The Nameless Ones, A club in Seattle, Washington, as their "official literary publication", Sinisterra was the club's first fanzine; but it appeared under this title for only 8 issues. After the mid-1950s, Cry of the Nameless became the club's main publication, winning the 1960 Best Fanzine Hugo.

An interesting feature of Sinisterra was the inclusion of photographs on the covers and/or interior pages.

A detailed, retrospective review of the Autumn, 1950 (Volume 1, Number 3) issue by Jon D. Swartz was published in Scientifiction: The First Fandom Report (New Series, Number 1, 1st Quarter, 2004).

Issue Date Pages Notes
1 April 1950 40
2 Summer 1950 40
3 Autumn 1950 56
4 V1.4 Winter 1950 60
5 V2.1 68
6 V2.2 Last issue edited by William Austin and Royal Drummond
7 V2.3 Winter 1954-55 44 ed. is now Wally Weber
8 V2.4 Spring 1955 72

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