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Issue Date  Author  Story Title  Type  Comments
1968 AUG  O'Donnell, K.M.  Death to the Keeper  nv  also in F&SF under his real name Barry N. Malzberg & as Barry Malzberg; has colls. under O'Donnell ps., Final War and Other Fantasies(1969), In the Pocket and Other Science Fiction Stories(1971)
   Taylor, Robert  Sense of Beauty, A  ss  (1946- ) a senior at San Diego State Univ.
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Terrible Lizards, The  sces  dinosaurs, Part 1 of 2, and how they are classified; Part 2 in 1968 SEP(#2692)
   Lanier, Sterling E.  Soldier Key  nv  (1927- ) 1st story in his Brigadier Donald Ffellowes series, a series similar to Lord Dunsany's Jorken stories or Clarke's White Hart stories(Clute); 1st story pub. "Join Our Gang?" in ASF 1961 MAY
   Anderson, Poul  Anthony Boucher  obit  a tribute to the late Anthony Boucher; Anderson has edited anth. w. Martin H. Greenberg & Charles G. Waugh, Mercenaries of Tomorrow(1985), Terrorists of Tomorrow(1985), Time Wars(1986), & Space Wars(1988)
   deFord, Miriam Allen  Anthony Boucher  obit  a tribute to the late Anthony Boucher
   Asimov, Isaac  Anthony Boucher  obit  a tribute to the late Anthony Boucher
   Clingerman, Mildred  Anthony Boucher  obit  a tribute to the late Anthony Boucher
   Garrett, Randall  Anthony Boucher  obit  a tribute to the late Anthony Boucher
   Ferman, Joe  Anthony Boucher  obit  a tribute to the late Anthony Boucher; by Joseph W. Ferman, publisher & ex-editor of F&SF
   Bloch, Robert  Anthony Boucher  obit  a tribute to the late Anthony Boucher; see "Robert Bloch" in Moskowitz(ed): Seekers of Tomorrow(1966); iv's in IFS 1969 JUL, in Walker: Speaking of Science Fiction(1978), Fear! 1990 JAN, WRT 1991 SPR; Bloch's obit & appreciations in LOC 1994 NOV(#406)
1968 SEP  Jesby, Ed  Ogre!  nv  also in F&SF as Edward Jesby
   Merril, Judith  Books  br  essay: Prof. Philip Klass of the English Dept. at Penn. State Univ.; William Tenn: Of Men and Monsters, Of All Possible Worlds, The Human Angle, The Wooden Star, The Seven Sexes, The Square Root of Man; Leiber: Swords of Lankhmar; Russ: Picnic on Paradise
   Merril, Judith  Letters to the Book Editor  lttr  Victor Contoski(on sf poetry - W.S. Merwin's "Fog-Horn," & David Ignatow's "News Report")
   Wilson, Gahan  Cartoon  ct 
   Thomas, Gilbert  Butterfly Was 15  ss 
   Anthony, Piers  Sos the Rope  no-3/3  novel Sos the Rope has sequels Var the Stick(1972) & Neq the Sword(1975); has trilogy Omnivore(1968), Orn(1971), & Ox(1976); has novels Steppe(1976), Prostho Plus(Dr. Dillingham series, IFS 1967-68; 1971 fixup), Triple Detente(ASF 1968 MAR; exp. 1974)
   de Camp, L. Sprague  Faunas  pm  has colls. of Robert E. Howard stories he completed, incl. Tales of Conan(1955; vt The Flame Knife, 1981), Conan(1967), etc; has nf writings on the sword & sorcery genre, The Conan Reader(1968), Blond Barbarians and Noble Savages(1975 chap)
   Wilson, Gahan  Harry's Golden Years  ss 
   Barr, Stephen  Evaporation of Jugby, The  ss 
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Dying Lizards, The  sces  dinosaurs, Part 2 of 2, and what could have killed them off?; Part 1 in 1968 AUG(#2674)
   Bunch, David R.  Scare in Time, A  vi  has coll. Moderan(1971), which coll. much of his early short fiction
   Slesar, Henry  Moving Finger Types, The  ss  has ps. O.H. Leslie(used mostly in FAN & AMZ) & Lee Saber(for one story in FAN 1958 MAR); has also used FAN & AMZ house ps. Gerald Vance, & Lawrence Chandler; has colls. Enter Murderers(1960), A Crime for Mothers and Others(1962)
1968 OCT  Niven, Larry  Meddler, The  nv  has Ringworld seq., Ringworld(1970; W-1970 NEB; 1971 HUG, LOC), The Ringworld Engineers(1980; N-1981 HUG, LOC), The Ringworld Throne(1996; N-1997 LOC); has Draco's Tavern seq. Cruel and Unusual(1977), Grammar Lesson(1977)
   Hughes, Robert J.  Books  br  Merril: England Swings SF, & SF 12; Campbell: Analog 6; Roger Mansfield: The Starlit Corridor; Mirra Ginsburg: Last Door to Aiya; Wollhein: World's Best Science Fiction 1968; Harrison & Aldiss: Best SF: 1967; Moorcock: The Best SF Stories from New Worlds
   White, Ted  Books  br  Alexei Panshin: Heinlein in Dimension; White has novels The Jewels of Elsewhen(1967), Sideslip(1968, w. Dave Van Arnam), No Time Like Tomorrow(1969), By Furies Possessed(1970), juvenile Trouble on Project Ceres(1971), etc
   Wilson, Gahan  Books: Dark Corner, The  br  Arthur Machen: The Green Round; Alden H. Norton & Sam Moskowitz(ed): Masters of Horror
   Wilson, Gahan  Cartoon  ct 
   Murphy, Phyllis  Time Was  ss  (1924- ) graduate of Barnard College(NYC), has book about drug addiction, The Little People(1966), with David Wilkerson
   Jacobs, Harvey  Wide World of Sports, The  ss  has autobiography We Came Rejoicing: A Personal Memoir of the Years of Peace(1967); attended Syracuse Univ., in 1950s did PR work for the United Jewish Appeal, worked for the Village Voice, began working for ABC in 1958
   Jones, D.F.  Coffee Braek  ss  (1917-1981) wn. for Dennis Feltham Jones, U.K. writer, British naval commander in WWII; 1st story pub. sf novel Colossus(1966; 1969 movie Colossus, the Forbin Project), in which a master computer for world defense gains consciousness & takes over world
   Dorman, Sonya  Dance Music for a Gone Planet  pm  has book Stretching the Fence(1975)
   Clarke, Arthur C.  Possible, That's All!  ar  response to Asimov science essay "Impossible, That's All!" in 1967 FEB; Clarke says never say anything is impossible, that faster than light travel might be possible; followed on p.68 by a rebuttal by Isaac Asimov; see iv in Platt: Dream Makers(1983, 87)
   Ellison, Harlan  Try a Dull Knife  ss  by 1955 Ellison was in New York rooming with Robert Silverberg; 1st story pub. sf "Glowworm" in INF 1956 FEB(rprt. in Unearth 1977 WIN), & quickly became a prolific writer(sold over 150 stories by the end of 1958), writing under many ps.
   Asimov, Isaac  Segregationist  ss  1st pub. in Abbottempo, 1967 APR(Abbott Laboratories); has juvenile novel The Heavenly Host(1975); coll. Three Short Stories(1976), The Key Word and Other Mysteries(1977); chapbook Good Taste(1976); recursive detective novel Murder at the ABA(1976)
   Goulart, Ron  Ghost Patrol, The  ss  8th story in F&SF in Max Kearny series
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Little Found Satellite  sces  planets; Saturn's rings & satellites
   Silverberg, Robert  Fangs of the Trees, The  nv  current president of SFWA; has novel Lest We Forget Thee, Earth(1958 fixup) as Calvin M. Knox; has Nidorian ser. w. Randall Garrett as Robert Randall, The Shrouded Planet(1957 fixup), & The Dawning Light(1959); novel Starman's Quest(1959)
1968 NOV  Laumer, Keith  Once There Was a Giant  na  N-1968 NEB, nv; set on a "planet that was once inhabited by a colony of giants, only 1 left ... (&) the story of his bitter & moving conflict with a 'normal' man"; has coll. The Day Before Forever and...(1968); see his obit & apprec. in LOC 1993 MAR(#386)
   Wilson, Gahan  Cartoon  ct 
   Merril, Judith  Books  br  the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey(1968); Samuel R. Delany: Nova(reviews after 1st reading, & 2nd reading); R.A. Lafferty: The Reefs of Earth
   Cleeve, Brian  Devil in Exile, The  ss  3rd story in his Devil & Belphagor series; has novels You Must Never Go Back(1968), Cry of Morning(1971); novels of mysticism The House on the Rock(1980), The Seven Mansions(1980), The Fourth Mary(1982), & A Woman of Fortune(1993)
   Kelley, Leo P.  Coins  ss  has novels Time Rogue(1970), The Accidental Earth(1970), The Coins of Murph(1971), Brother John(1971), Time: 110100(1972)
   Harris, Joseph  Score for Timothy, A  ss  (1929- ) Joseph Earl Harris, lives in Aiken, SC; headmaster of the Episcopal School, Mead Hall; has had poems pub. in The Literary Review, The Georgia Review, The Prairie Schooner, etal
   Herzog, Tom  Investigating the Curiosity Drive  ss  has short story "The Plot" in Rogue, in 1965, reprinted in Judith Merril(ed): The 11th Annual of the Year's Best S-F(1966)
   Asimov, Isaac  Science: Planetary Eccentric, The  sces  planets; tenth planet; 10th anniversary essay; the eccentric orbit of Pluto & the possibility of a tenth planet, Planet X
   Saberhagen, Fred  Young Girl at an Open Half-door  ss  (1930- ) working name for Frederick Saberhagen, an editor for Encyclopedia Britannica 1967-73; 1st story pub. sf "Volume PAA-PYX" in GAL 1961 FEB; has 1st novel The Golden People(1964); best known for Berserker ser., about interstellar killing machines
   Lanier, Sterling E.  Kings of the Sea, The  ss  2nd story in his Brigadier Ffellowes series
1968 DEC  McAllister, Bruce  Prime-Time Teaser  ss  studied art before turning to writing
   Wilson, Gahan  Cartoon  ct 

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