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A Blast From The Past – Wrapping up Swancon 16 – Page 1

Page 2 of this was published nearly a year ago and was the summary of the incomings and outgoings of the convention finances. So now we are getting around to publishing the first page which was a summary of the … Continue reading

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SwanCon 16, PR3: They Game from Outer Space

Page 6 of the SwanCon 16 progress report 3, undated, but probably mailed some time in 1990. This article gives an interesting perspective on the way that the gaming stream Used To Be. They Game From Outer Space As the … Continue reading

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SwanCon 16, Progress report 1 – GoH Biographies

Transcription of page 5 of 16 of Progress Report 1 for SwanCon 16. Although the info about Barbara Hambly is probably well known, we are reproducing it anyway… As usual, all typos are faithfully reproduced. Biography Barbara Hambly Barbara Hambly … Continue reading

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SwanCon 16, Progress report 1 – “From the Chair”

Transcription of page 3 of 16 of Progress Report 1 for SwanCon 16. From The Chair Well it’s that time of year again, Progress Report 1 for SwanCon 16. A mad group has got together and is organizing yet another … Continue reading

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Swancon 16 Progress Report 2

The 16th W.A. Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention A drawing of a chimera-like creature by Alicia Smith adorns the front cover. Inside cover has the usual essential information about date, venue, theme (Fantasy and the Real Worlds), guests (Barbara Hambly, … Continue reading

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Swancon 16 PR3 – The Marge Hughes Award

Swancon 16 PR3 is a 16-page A5 booklet with unconventionally numbered pages: the inside cover is page 1, so the odd/even page convention is inverted. The bottom two thirds of page 2 is titled: The Marge Hughes Award FOR SERVICE … Continue reading

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Swancon XV Report

From Swancon 16’s Progress Report 1, here’s: THE ONLY JUST A LITTLE BIT LATE SWANCON XV REPORT Transcribed by Doug Burbidge (Well at least it’s out before SwanCon 16!) by the usually late (but better late than never) COLLEEN JENKINSIT … Continue reading

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SwanCon 16 – “A Blast From the Past” – wrap up publication

The SwanCon 16 wrap up publication is two A4 (single-sided) sheets, stapled together. The first page lists a set of awards, with a list at the bottom of “The Top Twelve Ways To Kill Wesley Crusher”, but the second is … Continue reading

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SwanCon 16 archive folder

Today, I have broached the folder containing SwanCon 16 archive items. Previously, Doug blogged about his SwanCon 16 badge (here), but other than that we haven’t made mention of this particular con. So what do we find? Program Leaflet – … Continue reading

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Swancon 16 badge

Post by Doug Burbidge I must have had a Swancon 15 badge once; but apparently no longer. Swancon 16 then: The Freeway Motel, in South Perth. Barbara Hambly. There was a wedding halfway through the convention. Not two of us … Continue reading

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