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Issue Date  Author  Story Title  Type  Comments
1965 JAN  Oliver, Chad  End of the Line  nv  has western novel The Cannibal Owl(1994), about a black man on a quest to rescue a 10-year old boy kidnapped by a Comanche warrior
   St. Clair, Eric  Dimensional Analysis and Mr. Furtescue  ss 
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Begin at the Beginning  sces  calendars, New Year's Day, and the equinox; has 4th coll. of F&SF science essays Of Time, Space, and Other Things(1965)
   Moore, Ward  Mysterious Milkman of Bishop Street, The  ss  1st pub. in MacLeans Mag., in 1955
   Harrison, Harry  Famous First Words  fa  edited anth. with Brian W. Aldiss, Nebula Award Stories Two(1967), All About Venus(1968), Best SF: 1967(-74) series(1968-75); anth. with Leon E. Stover, Apeman, Spaceman: Anthropological Science Fiction(1968); has Stainless Steel Rat ser. of novels
   Thomas, Theodore L.  Science Springboard, The: Biolaser, The  ar  use of the laser as a microsurgery tool
   Kurosaka, Bob  Those Who Can, Do  vi  Robert T. Kurosaka, a 29 year old math instructor at a Vermont college
   Pangborn, Edgar  Wogglebeast  ss  has colls. Good Neighbors and Other Strangers(1972), The Company of Glory(1975), Still I Persist in Wondering(1978)
   Ciardi, John  Love Letter From Mars  pm  also in F&SF under the ps. John Anthony
   Goulart, Ron  Books  br  Poul Anderson: Trader to the Stars; Heinlein: Farnham's Freehold; Bleiler: Best Ghost Stories of J. Sheridan LeFanu, & Ghost and Horror Stories of Ambrose Bierce; Sir Arthur Conan Doyle: The Poison Belt; Edgar Rice Burroughs: Tarzan and the Madman; etc
   Davidson, Avram  House the Blakeneys Built, The  ss  N-1965 NEB, short story; has coll. What Strange Stars and Skies(1965); the Davidsons left Mexico for California in mid to late 1964, & were soon divorced; Grania later married Dr. Steven Davis; Avram Davidson lived in the Bay area in the late 1960s-70s
   Leiber, Fritz  Four Ghosts in Hamlet  nv  N-1965 NEB, novelette; after months of research on the Ape Man & the South American jungle, Leiber wrote the first authorized Tarzan novel written by anyone besides Edgar Rice Burroughs, Tarzan and the Valley of Gold(1966)
1965 FEB  Anderson, Poul  Marque and Reprisal  na  N-1966 HUG, short fiction; 1st of a trilogy, in privateer Gunnar Heim series; "Gunnar Heim ... and his desperate and heroic adventurings with the distant world of New Europe and the alien & beautiful & utterly dangerous Aleriona"
   Marsh, Willard  Sin of Edna Schuster, The  ss  has coll. Beachhead in Bohemia(1969)
   Sanford, Sue  Mrs. Pribley's Underdog  ss 
   Mills, Robert P.  Richard McKenna: b. May 9, 1913 d. November 1, 1964  note  authorship uncredited, but believed by Edward L. Ferman to be by Robert P. Mills, Richard McKenna's agent
   Drake, Leah Bodine  Time and the Sphinx (In Memory of Lord Dunsany)  vi  what Drake calls a "story-poem," written in the style and mood of Lord Dunsany, 1st pub. in 1947; writes poetry reviews for ATL
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Harmony in Heaven  sces  Kepler's (third) harmonic law
   Demmon, Calvin  Switch, The  vi  also in F&SF as Calvin W. Demmon; lives in Ingelwood, CA, works as a night-shift clerk in L.A. County's Juvenile Hall
   Anderson, Karen  Look Up  pm  has King of Ys seq. with Poul Anderson, Roma Mater(1986; N-1987 LOC), Gallicenae(1987), Dahut(1987), & The Dog and the Wolf(1988)
   deFord, Miriam Allen  Absolutely Perfect Murder, The  ss  has edited anthology Space, Time and Crime(1964)
   Thomas, Theodore L.  Science Springboard, The: Placebo Effect, The  ar  research results on the placebo effect
   Green, Robert M. Jr  Deadeye Dick Syndrome, The  ss 
   Young, Robert F.  Dialogue in a Twenty-First Century Dining Room  ss 
1965 MAR  Zelazny, Roger  Doors of His Face, the Lamps of His Mouth, The  nv  W-1965 NEB, nv; N-1966 HUG, shfi; has the land of Amber ser., novels Nine Princes in Amber(1970), The Guns of Avalon(1972), Sign of the Unicorn(1975), The Hand of Oberon(1976), The Courts of Chaos(1978), featuring Corwin; see his entry in CANR, vol.60
   Brennan, J.H.  Final Appeal  ss  (1940- ) James Herbert Brennan, editor of a weekly paper in Ulster, Northern Ireland
   Thomas, Theodore L.  Science Springboard, The: Low-Level Weather  ar  micrometeorology, study of the weather within a few hundred feet above the ground
   Sharkey, Jack  Essentials Only  ss  Sharkey wrote more than 100 short & full-length plays & musicals, which have been performed by community theaters thruout the nation; successful playwright, was well-known in the dinner theater industry, & among high school theater clubs
   Merril, Judith  Books  br  Asimov: The Rest of the Robots; Leiber: A Pail of Air; Leinster: Doctor to the Stars; Richard Matheson: Shock II; Sturgeon: Sturgeon in Orbit; Cordwainer Smith: The Planet Buyer; Silverberg: Regan's Planet; Laumer: The Great Time Machine Hoax; etc
   Gastaldi, Ernesto  End of Eternity, The  ss  (1934- ) trans. from the Italian, & with a introduction to Italian sf, by Harry Harrison
   Smith, Ron  Tripsych  spf  spoof on "three beloved sf plots," consists of three vignettes - "The Prescence," "Reunion," & "The Alien"; see his obit in LOC 1987 DEC(#323)
   Kerr, Walter H.  Illusion  pm 
   Kirs, Alex  Better Than Ever  ss  N-1965 NEB, short story; lives in NYC; also has short stories "Man Overboard" in SFA 1958 JAN, & "The Scuffle" in Escapade 1961 AUG
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Oh, East Is West and West Is East  sces  Americas, the countries farthest east, west, south & north
   Ottum, Bob Jr  Ado About Nothing  vi  (1948?- ) 17-year-old son of writer Bob Ottum, who is also in F&SF; working name for Robert K. Ottum Jr
   Carter, Lin  Uncollected Works  ss  (1930-1988) N-1965 NEB; wn. for Linwood Vrooman Carter; 1st fantasy novel The Wizard of Lemuria(1965), 1st in ser. of Conan pastiche; editor of fantasy anthologies; nf book defining heroic fantasy, Imaginary Worlds(1973); Robert M. Price: Lin Carter(1991)
   Schutz, J.W.  Maiden Voyage  nv  (1912-1984) N-1965 NEB, novelette; his 1st pub. sf; working name for Joseph Willard Schutz; State Department official - American Consul General in Tangier, Morocco; graduated in science & later from the U.S. Counter-Insurgency School
1965 APR  Ferman, Joseph W.  Contest Winners  note  winners of Univac-Unicorn short story contest: 1st prize, Herb Lehrman; 2nd prize, Greg Benford; 3rd, Barbara P. Kerr; 4th, Elizabeth Daniels; 5th, Royce Burton Jr; 1st & 2nd prize stories to be pub. in the 1965 JUN issue; anth. #27 has authors' memoirs
   Anderson, Poul  Arsenal Port  na  2nd story in Gunnar Heim series, a trilogy about the starship Fox II and its privateer captain, Gunnar Heim; has King of Ys series with Karen Anderson, Roma Mater(1986; N-1987 LOC), Gallicenae(1987), Dahut(1988), The Dog and the Wolf(1988)
   Wilson, Gahan  Cartoon  ct  1st cartoon by Wilson in F&SF, and the beginning of his monthly cartoons in F&SF - string ends with 1981 MAR issue, with 198 cartoons in all, but returns with the 1981 MAY issue; also pub. in a hardcover facsimile of this 1965 APR issue (Anth. #27)
   Rohrer, Robert  Keep Them Happy  ss  N-1965 NEB, short story; Robert H. Rohrer Jr, from Atlanta, a student at Emory Univ.
   Jonas, Gerald  Imaginary Numbers in a Real Garden  pm  (1935- ) staff writer for Talk of the Town column in NYM; has had poems pub. in NYM, ATL, The Saturday Review, & Look
   Merril, Judith  Books  br  Charles Einstein: The Day New York Went Dry; John Christopher: Sweeney's Island; James Kennaway: The Mind Benders; The Worlds of Robert F. Young; Isaac Bashevis Singer: Short Friday; Robert Nathan: The Fair; William Golding: The Spire; & one other
   Davenport, Basil  Books  br  Judith Merril(ed): The Ninth Annual of the Year's Best SF; Davenport has sf criticism books Inquiry into Science Fiction(1955), The Science Fiction Novel: Imagination and Social Criticism(1959; rev. 1964); edited anth. Invisible Men(1960), & 4 others
   Caravan, TP  Blind Date  ss 
   Thomas, Theodore L.  Science Springboard, The: Ice Ages, The  ar  study of core samples
   Hodgins, Roderic C.  History of Doctor Frost, The  ss  a psychological counselor at Harvard, has an AB in math from Harvard
   Beauclerk, Jean  Lord Moon  ss  N-1965 NEB, short story; 2nd & last story in Stars series
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Certainty of Uncertainty, The  sces  uncertainty principle, Part 1; Part 2 in 1965 AUG(#2243)
   Asimov, Isaac  Eyes Do More Than See  vi  N-1965 NEB, short story; in his memoir of story in anth. #27, Asimov states it was based on an illus. from PBY; illus. story idea offered to 3 other authors by & incl. Algis Budrys, whose story "Now Hear the Word of the Lord" was pub. in GAL 1969 FEB

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