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SwanCon XV presents: The Best of Progress Report 2

transcribed and described by Anna Hepworth Amongst the other SwanCon XV ephemera is a single (double-sided) A4 sheet that claims to be the best of Progress Report 2. It starts: Copies of this mini-report are being sent to everyone on … Continue reading

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SwanCon XV, program book – Editorial (Jeremy G Byrne)

Transcribed from pp.6 and 7 of the SwanCon XV Program Book. All typos faithlessly reproduced. [page header: Where I get to Totally Abuse My Editorial Privilege] Editorial Jeremy G Byrne This and the page following are a sort of catch-all … Continue reading

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SwanCon XV January 26 to 29, 1990 Progress Report Two page 16 – The Nanocons

Transcribed by Elaine Walker. All typos should match the text as given. Page title: THE CON YOU HAVE… THE NANOCONS A Personal Recollection by Colleen Jenkins It was April. It was November. We had lots of people. No, only ten … Continue reading

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SwanCon XV January 26 to 29, 1990 Progress Report Two, Front cover & Page 3

by Chris Creagh A right eye stares out at you from a cut-out in the front cover. The skin around the eye merges into an electronic circuit board and the cut-out is in a night silhouette of city office blocks … Continue reading

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SwanCon XV Short Story Book

The committee (or hangers on) of SwanCon XV were an organised bunch – not only did they run a short story competition with 8 entries, but they produced a 24 A5 page side-saddle-stapled booklet of the entries. Here, we reproduce … Continue reading

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SwanCon XV – Progress Report 3 – “What I couldn’t squeeze in elsewhere”

transcribed by Doug Burbidge Trivial Necessities By The Committee Membership: Full Membership for SwanCon XV currently stands at $50.00, and will do so until the convention starts. The door price will be only marginally higher, but pre-convention memberships will receive … Continue reading

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SwanCon XV – Progress Report 3 – “Coordinated Blurb”

transcription by Anna Hepworth Header on page 4 of the SwanCon XV Progress report 3 is “Coordinated Blurb”. Actual text is as below: Incorporation A Pandora’s Box? By Don Griffiths B-) In our last progress report, the idea of Incorporating … Continue reading

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SwanCon XV – Ephemera

by Anna Hepworth In the SwanCon XV envelope (again, marked as 1/2, with no second envelope obvious), there are two items, being an A5 Progress Report 3, and an A4 Program Book. The former is a (presumed) photocopied, saddle-stapled, 20 … Continue reading

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