Society
from Fancyclopedia 2 ca. 1959
An organization of individuals working along the same lines who may be aided by hearing what each other are doing. In fandom the word has been used loosely for various organizations which include the ARS, BIS, PSFS, SAPS, MFS, SFS, LASFS, and WSFS.
from Fancyclopedia 1 ca. 1944
An organization of individuals working along the same lines who may be aided by hearing what each other are doing. In fandom the word has been used loosely for various organizations, which include the ARS, BIS, swpsstfm, PSFS, NYFS, Temponautical Society, FSNY, MFS, Midwest Fan Society, Colorado Fantasy Society, BFS, BSFWRS, LASFS, Frontier Society, and FWSFCS.