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[[Image:Fantasia_Ray_C_Higgsus_195102_copy.jpg‎|right|frame|'''Fantasia'''<br/>Issue 1 1950<br/>Cover art by Ray C. Higgs]]
 
'''Fantasia''' was a science fiction fanzine by Ray C. Higgs.
 
'''Fantasia''' was a science fiction fanzine by Ray C. Higgs.
  
 
At least two issues of ''Fantasia'' were published in Connersville, Indiana, U.S.A., in the early 1950s.  
 
At least two issues of ''Fantasia'' were published in Connersville, Indiana, U.S.A., in the early 1950s.  
  
The first issue was released in 1950, and featured mainly fiction. The front cover art work was by Higgs
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The first issue was released in 1950, and featured mainly fiction. The front cover art work was by Ray Higgs.
  
The second issue appeared in September 1951 featuring poetry by Claudette Scanlan and containing some fiction, but was mostly aimed at Nolacon for 1951.
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The second issue appeared in September 1951 featuring poetry by Claudette Scanlan and contained some fiction but was, for the most part, aimed at Nolacon for 1951. The cover art was by Gordon Rouze ([[Xenon (U.S.A.)|Xenon]]).
  
 
Ray C. Higgs was also one of the co-editors of the long running [[The National Fantasy Fan]] during the late 1940s and early 1950s, and in the 1950s also published the fanzines [[Arion]] and [[The Explorer]], and five issues of the title [[Sapian]] for SAPS.
 
Ray C. Higgs was also one of the co-editors of the long running [[The National Fantasy Fan]] during the late 1940s and early 1950s, and in the 1950s also published the fanzines [[Arion]] and [[The Explorer]], and five issues of the title [[Sapian]] for SAPS.

Latest revision as of 21:28, 3 September 2012

Fantasia
Issue 1 1950
Cover art by Ray C. Higgs

Fantasia was a science fiction fanzine by Ray C. Higgs.

At least two issues of Fantasia were published in Connersville, Indiana, U.S.A., in the early 1950s.

The first issue was released in 1950, and featured mainly fiction. The front cover art work was by Ray Higgs.

The second issue appeared in September 1951 featuring poetry by Claudette Scanlan and contained some fiction but was, for the most part, aimed at Nolacon for 1951. The cover art was by Gordon Rouze (Xenon).

Ray C. Higgs was also one of the co-editors of the long running The National Fantasy Fan during the late 1940s and early 1950s, and in the 1950s also published the fanzines Arion and The Explorer, and five issues of the title Sapian for SAPS.