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Swancon icks (9) Progress Report The Last — Harrison Blurb

Transcribed by: Elaine Walker From Progress Report The Last – Page 7 – an untitled (and uncredited) page, identified from the Table of Contents as being “Harrison Blurb” Harry Harrison was born in Stamford, Connecticut, grew up in New York … Continue reading

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Swancon icks (9) Progress Report The Last — Programme

Transcribed by Doug Burbidge   Yea! Yippee! Let joy be unconfined! Praise de Lord! WE’VE GOT A PROGRAMME! Now, kiddywinkles, you’re not going to get the utter and absolute final number of this programme here and now; like, I’m not going … Continue reading

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Swancon Icks (9) Progress Report The Last – Chairthing Speaks

Transcribed by Elaine Walker CHAIRTHING SPEAKS There is a certain horrible inevitability about the financial progress of Conventions. At the start, there is a nest-egg from the last Con, and the Con committee spends its time thinking up grandiose schemes … Continue reading

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ooh, possible excitement

by Anna Hepworth Some time back, we made the claim that there was very little material for SwanCon 9 (although still more than several other SwanCons that might possibly also have been mentioned in the not so distant past). Today, … Continue reading

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Swancon Icks (9) – Progress Report The Last – Contents

transcribed by Doug Burbidge Being a transcription (with commentary) of page three of the last progress report for SwanCon Icks. CONTENTS Page  1.  Chairthing’s Things. Page  3.  Programme. Page  7.  Harrison Blurb. Page  8.  Membership List. Page 10.  Tin Duck … Continue reading

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Swancon Icks (9) – PR1, page 7

Transcribed by Doug Burbidge (being a transcription of page 7 of Progress report 1 for Swancon Icks (#9)) Programme Preview This issue we probe with sympathy and compassion some of the more fannish items already scheduled for the Swancon Nine … Continue reading

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Swancon Icks (9) – PR1, Yay Team! – The Concom.

Transcribed by Doug Burbidge (being a transcription of page 6 of Progress report 1 for Swancon Icks (#9)) Lemme tell you about the people behind the concocting of this shenanigans those in the know call Swancon Nine. A bunch of … Continue reading

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Swancon Icks (9) – PR1, Co-ordinator’s Bumpf.

transcribed by Anna Hepworth being a transcription of Page 4 of progress report one (May 1983) for Swancon Icks (#9) Co-ordinator’s Bumpf It is not, in fact, a foolish rumour. Swancon Nine is a reality. It will take place on … Continue reading

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Swancon Icks – PR1, Days of Wine and Rage

transcribed by Anna Hepworth being a transcription of Page 5 of progress report one (May 1983) for Swancon Icks (#9) Days of Wine and Rage Bordello parties aside, there have yet been fund-raising activities all over the place. All good … Continue reading

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Swancon Icks – PR1, ICKytorial

transcribed by Anna Hepworth being a transcription of Page 3 of progress report one (May 1983) for Swancon Icks (#9) ICKytorial Well, the title of this little number is kitsch, and probably passe, but so what? It otherwise so perfectly … Continue reading

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