Swancon XIII Programme Book – Who is Tim Richards?

The index claims this is on page 4 of the Programme Book for Swancon XIII. It has been transcribed by Elaine Walker because she did the other Tim Richards one and thus balance. Any typos will be reproduced to the best of her ability. Who is Tim Richards Tim Richards is, I suppose, a Well… Continue reading Swancon XIII Programme Book – Who is Tim Richards?

Swancon XIII – Programme Book – Barlowe’s Guide to the SWANCON committee

Transcribed by Doug Burbidge. The table of contents claims that this article is on page 2, but it is on a right-hand page, with two pieces of paper before it. So I call shenanigans. Barlowe’s Guide to the SWANCON Committee MATTHEW CLARKSON: Coordinator First Encountered: Swancon 10 Previous convictions: Treasurer, Swancon 12 Notes: Attends Swancon… Continue reading Swancon XIII – Programme Book – Barlowe’s Guide to the SWANCON committee

Swancon XIII – Progress Report 1 – An Interview with Tim Richards

This is from page what we shall call 8 (if we treat the front cover as 1 as per our Summary) of the first Progress Report of Swancon XIII. Transcribed by Elaine Walker. All typos reproduced as faithfully as possible. Except for all the weird extra spaces. I didn’t feel the need to reproduce those.… Continue reading Swancon XIII – Progress Report 1 – An Interview with Tim Richards

Swancon XIII Progress Report One – December 1987

Transcribed by Chris Creagh & Anna Hepworth Written by Stephen Dedman, Ann Griffiths and Don Griffiths Cover art by Kira McKenzie which consists of two facing silhouetted rampant unicorns over what appears to be a swan made of hollow blocks – a tin duck perhaps? [First & second pages of the booklet] Party all night.… Continue reading Swancon XIII Progress Report One – December 1987

Swancon XIII, PR1 – A Synopsis of Dave Luckett (by Sally Beasley)

Being page 4 of the PR; transcribed by Anna Hepworth Due to a misspend [sic] youth (see “Paradise Lost by the dashboard light”, The Space Wastrel Vol. 2, No. 3; June ’86), Dave has a permanently settled expression of Celtic gloom on his face. This is misleading. The true Dave Luckett is a man of… Continue reading Swancon XIII, PR1 – A Synopsis of Dave Luckett (by Sally Beasley)

Swancon XIII – Programme Book – Who is Dave Luckett? … The Duck Strikes Back!

Transcription of this GoH bio by Elaine Walker who has endeavoured to reproduce any and all typographical errors faithfully. … The Duck Strikes Back! David Ellis Luckett..a name to conjure with, a man of stature within the fannish community. Most of you who know Dave will know him as a quiet, retiring sort of person… Continue reading Swancon XIII – Programme Book – Who is Dave Luckett? … The Duck Strikes Back!

Swancon XIII – Programme Book – Chairthing’s Blurb

Transcribed by Elaine Walker, all typographical errors reproduced to the best of my ability Chairthing’s Blurb It’s Swancon time again! Yet another year has passed us by and all we have to show for it is the signs of aging (and/or decay). That is not totally true. Much has happened since we last gathered as… Continue reading Swancon XIII – Programme Book – Chairthing’s Blurb