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Fanzines

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Garuda #1 (40 MB)
Meschasm #1 (27 MB)
Twibbet #5 (43 MB)
Twibbet #7 (94 MB)
Whatever #2 (90 MB)

Details

From these and other sources, I've cribbed the following information about early Arizona fanzines:

Fanzine Issue Editor(s) Date Notes
Aleph Null Patrick Hayden 'Coming soon in 1975'
Blind Spot Tim Kyger 'Coming soon in 1975'
Garuda 1 Terry Ballard Feb 1972
Garuda 2 Terry Ballard Jun 1972
Godless 1 Bruce D. Arthurs
Godless 2 Bruce D. Arthurs Dec 1971
Impulse 1 Liz Danforth & D. Carol Roberts 1970 Star Trek zine
Impulse 2 Liz Danforth & D. Carol Roberts Nov 1970 Star Trek zine
Impulse 3 Liz Danforth & D. Carol Roberts Feb 1971 Star Trek zine
Impulse 4 Liz Danforth & D. Carol Roberts Jun 1971 Star Trek zine
Impulse 5 Liz Danforth & D. Carol Roberts Aug 1971 Star Trek zine
Impulse 6/7 Liz Danforth & D. Carol Roberts 1972 Star Trek zine
Meschasm 1 Jim Messerich June 1979 40 copies for SASFFA members
Slithey Toves Ruby Davis?
Socialist Realism Science Fiction Bob Prokop
Twibbet 1 Tom Williams Feb 1971
Twibbet 2 Terry Ballard 1971
Twibbet 3 Bill Patterson or Joe Scheffer Oct 1971
Twibbet 4 Bob Prokop 1972
Twibbet 5 Mark Anthony Jan 1973 113 copies printed
Twibbet 6 Tim Kyger
Twibbet 7 Patrick Hayden 1975
Twibbet 8 Greg & Hilde Brown
Whatever 1 Paula-Ann & Mark Anthony
Whatever 2 Paula-Ann & Mark Anthony Nov 1973 200 copies printed
Whatever 3 Paula-Ann & Mark Anthony
Whatever 4 Paula-Ann & Mark Anthony 300 copies printed
Wooton Major Journal 1 Robert Doyle Summer 1969 J. R. R. Tolkien zine
Wooton Major Journal 2 Robert Doyle 1969 J. R. R. Tolkien zine

Others

The United Whovians of Tucson published a Doctor Who fanzine from 1990 to 1997, with 15 editions published. Karen Funk Blocher edited from 1990 to 1993.

Uncle River published 16 issues of a science fiction and fantasy zine named Xizquil between 1989 and 1998, initially in Reserve, NM and then Blue, AZ.

Notes

The Anthonys were brother and sister.

Thanks

Many thanks to Terry Ballard for sending me the Garuda, Twibbet and Whatever zines which I've scanned and made available here.

Many thanks to Wolf Forrest for scanning and sending in the Meschasm zine.



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Last update: 16th November, 2017