Fan Gallery Contents: George H. Scithers


[George H. Scithers] George H. Scithers [high-res photo]

1929 - Apr. 2010
King of Prussia PA
Convention fan, Club fan, Fanzine publisher.

FGOH: Windycon 5 (1978); NorthAmericon '79 (NASFiC); Millennium Philcon (Worldcon, 2001).

Chair: Disclave 1960-'62; DisCon I (1963).

Hugo Award for Amateur Magazine/Fanzine (Amra), 1964 and 1968.
Honorary, Elves, Gnomes, & Science Fiction Chowder & Marching Society (the club never specified what I was Honorary of).

Once President, Washington Science Fiction Society; once vice-president, Philadelphia Science Fiction Society; member, Los Angeles Science Fiction Society

Fanzines: AMRA SWORD & SORCERY; THE OLD OAKEN WINDMILL.

Member and occasionally Official Arbiter of the Cult (which is a 13-member apa).

First contact with fandom: 1954.

Photo by John Teehan, Sep. 2001.
Data: Apr. 2010

Rev. 31-Jul-2014
Okay to put photo online? Yes