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A fanzine edited by Boyd Raeburn in the mid-50s as a publication of the Derelict Insurgents. It was originally to be a one-shot sent to the subscribers to Canadian Fandom. The first issue was a group effort involving Boyd Raeburn, Albert Lastovica, Howard Lyons, Ron Kidder, Gerald Steward and Kenneth G. Hall, but the rest of the issue were by Raeburn alone. It was a CAFP fanzine.

It was nominated for the 1956 Best Fanzine Hugo.

One of its features was the Derelicti Derogations. My Fair Femmefan was first published in A Bas.

(Also, see comments under 7th Fandom.)

Issue Date Pages Notes
0 January 1954 12
1 14
2 1954 16
3 July 1954 20
5 1954 30 Could be 1955
6 April 1955 38 Had two different covers, one color, one B&W
7 November 1955 40
8 April 1956 40
8 supplement April 17, 1956 2
9 November 1956 40
10 November 1957 48
11 February 1959 58 final issue

á Bas online at fanac.org

Publication 19541959
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