Bob Tucker

The Clubhouse; Fanzine Reviews: Boyd Raeburn and his “crackingly crepitent… risibilities…”.

The Clubhouse; Fanzine Reviews: Boyd Raeburn and his “crackingly crepitent… risibilities…”.

Can anything written after 1953 be considered 'topical'? Read More »

The Clubhouse; Fanzine Reviews: Dean A. Grennell, the “Crottled Greeps” man.

The Clubhouse; Fanzine Reviews: Dean A. Grennell, the “Crottled Greeps” man.

Fanzines reviewed: GRUE (#29 & 28), published 1956/1958. About forty years ago Harry Warner Jr. described Grennell as “the forgotten fan.” Yet only twenty-five years earlier (in the early fifties) he’d been widely respected and renowned among fa... Read More »

Tucker Hotel Expansion & Renovations Planned

Tucker Hotel Expansion & Renovations Planned

The plans are in for the long-awaited expansion of the world's greatest convention facility, the Tucker Hotel Read More »

Everybody Loves A Diagram, or: The Tucker Hotel – A Classic Fannish Legend

Everybody Loves A Diagram, or: The Tucker Hotel – A Classic Fannish Legend

Amazing Stories PSA: You can still mail bricks or straw to Bob Tucker - both rumor of his death were apparently hoaxes.... Read More »

Want to Become a BNF? (Big Name Fan?) Here’s One Long Forgotten Fan Who Tried.

Want to Become a BNF? (Big Name Fan?) Here’s One Long Forgotten Fan Who Tried.

R. Graeme Cameron instructs us in the fine art of becoming a BNF - or nearly so. (It might be advisable to strive for Filthy Pro status instead....) Read More »

Fan Fotos

Fan Fotos

Let us return once more to days of Fandom past.  Through the magic of the photographic time machine, ably wielded by the intrepid, itinerant fan Fred A. Levy Haskell, we turn the dial back to 1970 and visit a place called Midwestcon. Midwestcon is th... Read More »