1953

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February First appearance of Carl Brandon
Whitsun Coroncon (Eastercon)
May 7th Fandom "organized" at HECon
May 19 Great WSFA Farewell Party
July First issue of Geis's Psychotic
Sept 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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"Orange Mike" Lowrey1953 Open ESFA7APA7th Fandom7th Fandom NewsletterAffinityAmalgamated Greater New York Fan Groups in '53Andi ShechterArt GalleryAwBarry SmotroffBeatley'sBeyond Fantasy FictionBirdsmithByron PreissCarol GobeynCarter ScholzChapter PlayCharlie WilliamsChuck MillerCleveland in 1953Cynthia McQuillinDallas Futurian SocietyDave NeeDavid Lee AndersonDefinitelyDetroit in '53DiasparDon MaitzEgad!Ellison WonderlandEric FergusonEva GabrielssonExposeFANtastic Story MagazineFahrenheitFamous Fantastic MysteriesFan To SeeFantasiasFantastic AdventuresFantastic Universe Science FictionFanvarietyFanvet Convention 4FillerGalleon of Dream, Poems of Fantasy and WonderGarth DanielsonGary LippincottGenny DazzoGrueHarlequinadeHoo and HawIndian Lake....There I WentIndianapolis in '53IrusabenJ. Neil SchulmanJames WilliamsJanny WurtsJennifer RobersonJerry BoyajianJoe PearsonJoel ZakemJohn L. Coker IIIJuanita Coulson's Reminiscence of Fandom in 1953Jules Verne AwardKara DalkeyLifeconLisa GoldsteinMatthew B. TepperMichael NelsonMidwestcon 4Mike GlyerMystic MagazineNAPANeil KadenNiagara Falls in '53Nite CryOklaconOrbit Science FictionPatricia C. WredePendulumPhilcon IIMilt Rothman's Philcon II ReminiscencePhilcon ReporterPhilly in '53Phyllis WeinbergProject: East Meets WestQuandryQueens SFL in '53Rene GobeynRichard Christian MathesonRick BerryRo NageyRobert Silverberg Comments on Juanita Coulson's 1953 ArticleRobin WoodS. T. F. TrendsSan Francisco in '53Saturday Morning GazetteSchizoScience Fiction NewsletterScience Fiction ReviewScience StoriesScience-Fiction PlusSevagramSharon FerraroSolSpace Science FictionStar Science FictionStarlightStellarStven CarlbergTasfic in RetrospectThe Journal of Science FictionThe ZedThurbanTorquasian TimesUniverse Science FictionValli HoskiVegaVicky WymanVulcanWalter Jon WilliamsWastebasketWayne G. HammondWeird ScienceWestercon 6Westward HoogWill MurrayWisconXenern BulletinYandroZanny Dillson

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