Fantascience Digest

From ZineWiki
Revision as of 07:56, 30 March 2011 by InvisibleFriend (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search

Fantascience Digest was a science fiction fanzine edited by Robert Madle and published by Comet Publications in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

The Art Director was Jack Agnew and Associate Editors were John V. Baltadonis and Willis Conover Jr.

Issue 1 was released in December 1937 and includes contributions by the editors and J. Harvey Haggard, J. Francis Hatch, Raymond Van Houten (Tesseract), Henry Kuttner, Robert Lowndes, and Milton A. Rothman (Fantasy Fiction Telegram). Illustrations were by Jack Agnew.

No. 2 appeared in February 1938 and featured the editors with David H. Keller, John Chapman Miske (Scienti-Snaps), Milton A. Rothman, James V. Taurasi (Cosmic Tales) with Oswald Train,, and Donald Wollheim (The Phantagraph).

No. 4 arrived in May-June 1938 with cover art by Jack Agnew and writing by the editors with Jack Cadrell, Helen Cloukey, Edward Dale, Nils Helmer Frome (Supramundane Stories), George E. Hahn, Henry Kuttner, Jack Speer, and Percy T. Wilkinson.

No. 5, of July-August 1938, featured the editors with Helen Cloukey, John Chapman Miske, Mark Reinsberg, Jack Speer, Percy T. Wilkinson, and Richard Wilson, Jr. Jack Agnew and Milton Rothman contributed art work.

For No. 6 of September-October 1938 the editors were joined by John W. Campbell, Helen Cloukey, Literio B. Farsaci (The Golden Atom), Dale Hart, Mark Reinsberg, Milton Rothman, and E.E. Doc Smith.

Vol. 2 No. 2 of January-February of 1939 featured the editors with Helen Cloukey, Paul Dennis, Cyril Hand, Sam Moskowitz (Helios), Frederik Pohl, Mark Reinsberg, Milton Rothman, Robert G. Thompson, Oswald Train, and Harry Warner, Jr. (Spaceways).