(November 17, 1920 – November 8, 1983)
Louis Edwin Goldstone, Jr., a California fan, became active beginning in the 1930s, with locs in the prozines. He published the fanzine Fantasia. A founding member of The National Fantasy Fan Federation (N3F) in 1941, he served as chairman of the Welcommittee. He was a member of LASFS and attended Staplecon 1 in 1943. He designed the program book for Pacificon in 1946 and drew its striking cover.
In 1960, he was living in San Francisco, with his wife, Cynthia Goldstone (m. March 9, 1951), according to The Directory of 1960 S.F. Fandom. He appears to have remained at least somewhat active in fandom into the 1970s.
- Founding Member article in February, 2018 National Fantasy Fan.
- “N3F Founding Members: Lou Goldstone” by Robert Lichtman & Jon D. Swartz, Tightbeam 286 (May 2018).
- Photo in the LASFS Album.
- Bibliography at ISFDB.
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