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(1947 – 1984)
Mike Zaharakis (aka Raki) was a fan active mainly in the 1960 and ’70s. He became a fan while stationed in the Air Force in Minot, North Dakota, where he married Dian Zaharakis (né Dian Cooper). In Portland, Oregon, he was a founder of the Society of Strangers science fiction club. He was a member of ValAPA, TAPS, and the N3F, at one time serving on the N3F Directorate. He later moved to California, where he died.
Mike was also a member of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) and an ordained bishop in an independent apostolic tradition. In 1970, he handled publicity for the week long, state-sponsored Vortex-1 music festival in McIver State Park near Escatada, Oregon.
- The Can Opener  (for the Society of Strangers)
- Clabby  (as by Raki)
- Hotel of Usher (Baycon one shot contributor)
- Insomniac [1967-80]
- Manticore (with Dian Zaharakis)
- Outrecroft 
- Raki and the Electric Gafia  (for TAPS and ValAPA, with Dian Zaharakis )
- Raki, Raki 
- Raki's Insomniac 
- The Science Fiction Monitor  (with others)
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