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Staplecon was several small conventions held in San Francisco during the War. The first two were organized in 1943 by Forrest J Ackerman at his parents' home on Staples Ave in San Francisco at times when he was home from the Army.
|From Fancyclopedia 1 ca 1944|
|A gathering in May 1943 at the Ackerman's old Staples-av address in Frisco. Despite the dormancy of the Golden Gate Futurians, Frisco area fen appeared in great numbers for it; and not long after, several moved to LA.|
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