1953

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February First appearance of Carl Brandon.
Whitsun Coroncon (Eastercon).
May 7th Fandom "organized" at HECon.
May 16–17 Midwestcon 4.
May 19 Great WSFA Farewell Party.
June 2 Coronation of British Queen Elizabeth II.
July First issue of Geis's Psychotic
July 27 Korean War armistice.
September 5–7 (Labor Day) Philcon II (Worldcon), first Hugo Awards.
Toronto Derelicts appear.
Introduction of Crottled Greeps to fandom.
Slant ceases publication.
Joel Nydahl pubs Vegannish and gafiates with Nydahl's Disease.



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