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Issue Date  Author  Story Title  Type  Comments
1960 JAN  Anderson, Poul  Only Game in Town, The  nv  5th story Time Patrol series; has colls. Homebrew(1976 chap), The Best of Poul Anderson(1976); fantasy novel The Merman's Children(1979; N-1980 LOC), which complexly interweaves several quests in search of the lost domain, is movingly elegiac(Clute)
   Wilde, Niall  Divvil With the Women, A  ss  (1905-1978) 1st pub. in Science-Fantasy #16, in 1955, as "Heart's Desire"; ps. for Eric Frank Russell, also been spelled Nialle at times; his 1st story pub. "The Saga of Pelican West" in ASF 1937 FEB; 1st novel Sinister Barrier(UNK 1939 MAR; 1943; 1948)
   Brode, Anthony  To JULIA, not to gaze at Flyinge Sawcers  pm 
   Henneberg, Charles  Blind Pilot, The  ss  (1899-1959; 1917-1977) 1st pub. in Fiction(F&SF's French edition), in 1959; 1st & only story in F&SF in their Dossier on Galactic-Interracial Relations ser.; trans. by Damon Knight; collab. ps. for husband & wife Charles & Nathalie Henneberg
   Bretnor, R.  Bug-Getter  vi 
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Those Crazy Ideas  sces  creativity; had short story("Dreaming Is a Private Thing," #722, F&SF 1955 DEC) & poem("I Just Make Them Up, See!," #1063, F&SF 1958 FEB) on same subject - creativity & where it comes from, criterions of creativity
   Knight, Damon  Books: And the Truth Shall Drive You Mad  br  Shirley Jackson: The Haunting of Hill House; Frederik Pohl & C.M. Kornbluth: Wolfbane; Sheckley: Immortality, Inc.; van Vogt: The War Against the Rull; Asimov: Words of Science; Jerry Sohl: One Against Herculum; Leonard Wibberley: The Quest of Excalibur
   Simak, Clifford D.  Final Gentleman  nv  has City ser.(ASF 1944-47 & FAD 1951 JAN), made into fixup novel City(1952; W-1953 IFA; exp.1981), about the exodus of mankind from the cities, then the Earth(Clute); has novel Time and Again(GAL 1950 OCT-DEC as"Time Quarry"; 1951; vt First He Died, 1953)
   Bunch, David R.  Little Girl's Xmas in Modernia, A  ss  (1925-2000) 1st pub. in Coastlines, 1958 FLL; born in Lowry City, MO; now lives in St. Louis, MO; served in U.S. Army Aihas a BS from Central Missouri State College & an MA in English from Washington Univ.; civilian cartographer for the U.S.A.F. 1954-1973
   Garrett, Randall  Backward, Turn Backward ... (Upon learning that Pluto is due to cross inside Neptune's orbit in 1979, ...)  pm  3rd poem in F&SF in his comic verse series; collab. w. Laurence M. Janifer, as Mark Phillips, in Malone trilogy: Brain Twister(ASF 1959 SEP-OCT as "That Sweet Little Old Lady"; 1962), The Impossibles(ASF 1960 APR-JUN as "Out Like a Light"; 1963)
   Edmondson, G.C.  Galactic Calabash, The  ss  3rd story in his Mad Friend series
   Cantine, Holley  Double, Double, Toil and Trouble  ss 
   Briarton, Grendel  Through Time and Space with Ferdinand Feghoot: XXII  vi  20th story in F&SF in Feghoot series; with thanks to Laurence Gurney
1960 FEB  Fast, Howard  First Men, The  nv  4th story moralistic tales series
   McKenna, Richard  Mine Own Ways  ss  McKenna's efforts to revise "Casey Agonistes"(F&SF 1958 SEP, #1140) according to the editors demands are described in his essay "Journey with a Little Man," which was reprinted in Damon Knight's sf criticism anthology Turning Points(1977)
   Tilley, Robert J.  Apprentice  ss  lives in Bristol, England
   Briarton, Grendel  Through Time and Space with Ferdinand Feghoot: XXIII  vi  21st story in F&SF in Feghoot series; with thanks to Dan Kelly
   Rice, Jane  White Pony, The  ss  has short story "The Loolies Are Here" with Ruth Allison under the collab. ps. Allison Rice, in Damon Knight(ed): Orbit 1(1966); Rice also has a horror novelette, "The Sixth Dog," pub. in chapbook form in 1995
   Murray, Robert  Replacement, The  ss  (1902-1971) Robert William Murray, has stories in PST 1961 JUN & 1962 MAR
   Smith, Evelyn E.  Send Her Victorious  ss 
   Budrys, Algis  Price, The  vi  educated at Univ. of Miami 1947-49, & Columbia Univ. 1950-51; has Gus ser. as by Paul Janvier(ASF 1955 NOV, 1956 JUN); novel The Falling Torch(var. mags. 1957-59, incl. "The Falling Torch" in VSF 1958 JAN; 1959 fixup; rvw. in F&SF 1959 NOV & 1962 JUN)
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Sight of Home, The  sces  stars, luminosity of stars; from how far away can we still see Sol, and other familiar stars
   Garrett, Randall  Hot Argument  pm  4th poem in F&SF in his comic verse series, 2nd about poor Willie; Malone trilogy ends with Supermind(ASF 1960-61 NOV-FEB as "Occasion for Disaster"; 1963); also collab. w. Larry M. Harris(Janifer) on a bawdy comic fantasy, Pagan Passions(1959)
   Knight, Damon  Books: 1924  br  Eugene Zamiatin: We; John Wyndham & Lucas Parkes: The outward Urge; Sterling Noel: We Who Survived; Robert A. Heinlein: Starship Troopers(book is 20,000 words longer than the serial that was in F&SF(1959 OCT-NOV)
   Worthington, Will  We Are the Ceiling  ss  has pub. 10 stories in sf/f mags. SCF, F&SF, FAN, & IFS
   Moore, Ward  Fellow Who Married the Maxill Girl, The  nv  also had a short story "The Cold Peace" in Gent 1961 OCT
1960 MAR  Anderson, Poul  Martyr, The  nv  has novels The Demon of Scattery(1979), with Mildred Downey Broxon; Conan the Rebel(1980), The Devil's Game(1980); has coll. of his Hugo winning stories, Winners(1981); has award winning novella "The Saturn Game" in ANA 1981 FEB 2(W-1982 HUG; N-1982 LOC)
   Bradbury, Ray  Death and the Maiden  ss  he refuses to learn how to drive a car, saying they destroy society by devouring cities, poison the air, & kill people; usually walks where he wants to go in L.A., often being stopped by police, & was basis of story "Pedestrian"(F&SF 1952 FEB)
   Sturgeon, Theodore  Like Young  ss  has colls. The Joyous Invasions(1965 UK), Sturgeon Is Alive and Well ...(1971; N-1972 LOC), The Worlds of T. S.(1972), To Here and the Easel(1973 UK), Case and the Dreamer(1974), The Stars Are the Styx(1979; N-1980 LOC), The Golden Helix(1979)
   Collier, John  Man Overboard  nv  former U.S. Commissioner of Indian Affairs, & author of Indians of the Americas—The Long Hope; wrote screenplays for movies Elephant Boy(1937), I Am a Camera(1955), The Warlord(1965), etal
   Briarton, Grendel  Through Time and Space with Ferdinand Feghoot: XXIV  vi  22nd story in F&SF in Feghoot series; with thanks to Leonard Rubin
   Sheckley, Robert  Girls and Nugent Miller, The  ss  has non-genre novels Dead Run(1961); International Det. Stephen Dain series, Calibre .50(1961), White Death(1963), & Time Limit(1967); colls. The Wonderful World of Robert Sheckley(1979), The People Trap Plus Mindswap(1981), Is That What People Do?(1984)
   deFord, Miriam Allen  Monster, The  ss 
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Flickering Yardstick, The  sces  stars, Cepheid variables, and how they are used as cosmic yardsticks
   Knight, Damon  Books: Concerning Enchantments  br  Norman Matson: Enchanted Beggar; Rex Gordon: First to the Stars; Kurt Vonnegut: The Sirens of Titan; Paul I. Wellman: The Fiery Flower; Anthony Boucher(ed): A Treasury of Great Science Fiction; Benjamin Appell: The Funhouse
   Davidson, Avram  Après Nous  vi 
   Simak, Clifford D.  All the Traps of Earth  nv  has novel Ring Around the Sun(GAL 1952-53 DEC-FEB; 1953), showing Simak's anti-urban & pro-agrarian sentiments; has na "The Big Front Yard" in ASF 1958 OCT, W-1959 HUG; Asimov writes of Simak in I. Asimov(1994), Pohl in The SFWA Grand Masters Vol.1(1999)
1960 APR  Keyes, Daniel  Crazy Maro  nv  has novels The Touch(1968); The Fifth Sally(1980), multiple personality; true crime The Minds of Billy Milligan(1981; N-EDG; basis of 1999 movie The Crowded Room), sequel The Milligan Wars(1994 Japan), Unveiling Claudia: A True Story of Serial Murder('86)
   Crow, Levi  Hairy Thunderer, The  ss  3rd story Plain Indians folktales ser.; Wellman has history books Rebel Boast: First at Bethel, Last at Appomattox(1958; N-Pulitzer), The Rebel Songster(1959; w. wife Francse), The Kingdom of Madison: A Southern Mountain Fastness and Its People(1973)
   Edmondson, G.C.  Ringer  vi 
   Briarton, Grendel  Through Time and Space with Ferdinand Feghoot: XXV  vi  23rd story in F&SF in Feghoot series
   Pangborn, Edgar  Wrens in Grandpa's Whiskers, The  ss  has non-sf novels Wilderness of Spring(1958), & The Trial of Callista Blake (1961); in his Davy series are colls. The Company of Glory(1975), Still I Persist in Wondering(1978)
   Kusenberg, Kurt  Certain Room, A  ss  (1904-1983) 1st pub. in a supplement to ATL, in 1957; trans. from the German by Therese Pol; has coll. The Sunflowers, and Other Stories(1972); book Kurt Kusenberg: Humorist of the Fantastic(1991), by Jean E. Pearson
   Elliott, George P.  Among the Dangs  nv  1st pub. in ESQ 1958 JUN
   Brown, Rosel George  Little Human Contact, A  ss  her early work coll. in A Handful of Time(1963)
   Schenck, Hilbert Jr  Memo at the Department of Agriculture  pm 
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: About Time  sces  time; reform of time measurement - the metric year, month, day, etc
   Knight, Damon  Books: Best of 1959, The  br  & the 10 best books of the 1950s - Bradbury: The Martian Chronicles; Heinlein: The Man Who Sold the Moon, & The Puppet Masters; Simak: City; Tucker: The Long, Loud Silence; Bester: The Demolished Man; Sturgeon: More Than Human; Vidal: Messiah; etc
   Whitehill, Joseph  In the House, Another  vi  (1909?-1990?) engineer & writer; has a short story, "Marshmallow World," in ASF 1954 APR; coll. Able Baker and Others(1957), the title story won a 1956 O. Henry Prize Award, & two others won EQMM annual awards
   Dickson, Gordon R.  Game of Five, The  nv  has colls. Gordon R. Dickson's SF Best(1978; exp. vt In the Bone: The Best Science Fiction of Gordon R. Dickson, 1987), In the Iron Years(1980), Love Not Human(1981); Dickson!(1984; vt Steel Brother, 1985)

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