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[[Image:Ebsworldsapart1_feb_1951_copy.jpg‎|right|frame|'''Worlds Apart'''<br/>Issue 1 February 1951<br/> Cover art by Kraushaar]]
'''Worlds Apart''' was a science fiction and fantasy zine edited by J.T. Oliver, Paul D. Cox, Van Splawn, and John Kelly Jr. and published by The Stone Age Press in Columbus, Georgia, U.S.A.
'''Worlds Apart''' was a science fiction and fantasy zine edited by J.T. Oliver, Paul D. Cox, Van Splawn, and John Kelly Jr. and published by The Stone Age Press in Columbus, Georgia, U.S.A.
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The first and only issue is dated February 1952.
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The first and only issue is dated February 1951.
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It contained poetry by [[Orma McCormick]] ([[Starlanes]]) and [[Lee Hoffman]] ([[Quandry]]), fiction by Paul D. Cox, nonfiction by Lee Hoffman and J.T. Oliver, and other items.
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It contained poetry by [[Orma McCormick]] ([[Starlanes]]) and [[Lee Hoffman]] ([[Quandry]], [[The Chattahoochee, Okefenokee, & Ogeechee Occasional Gazette]], [[Science Fiction Five Yearly]]), fiction by Paul D. Cox, nonfiction by Lee Hoffman and J.T. Oliver, and other items.
   
   
Cover art was by Kraushaar. Interior drawings came from Kraushaar and Arthur A. McCourt.
Cover art was by Kraushaar. Interior drawings came from Kraushaar and Arthur A. McCourt.
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Paul D. Cox also edited ''Just Plain Dill Pickle'', [[Other Worlds]], and ''Resonance''.
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Paul D. Cox also edited ''Just Plain Dill Pickle'', [[Other Worlds]], and ''Resonance'', and contributed to such fanzines as [[Spacewarp]] and [[ODD]].
Van Splawn also edited [[Djinn]], [[The Fantasmith]], ''Mars'', ''Prometheus'', [[Soma]], [[The Star Rover]], and ''Symphony''.
Van Splawn also edited [[Djinn]], [[The Fantasmith]], ''Mars'', ''Prometheus'', [[Soma]], [[The Star Rover]], and ''Symphony''.
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J.T. Oliver wrote short stories which appeared in several fanzines of this period, and were later reprinted in anthologies such as ''Science and Sorcery'' edited by Garrett Ford (Zebra Books 1978).
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J.T. Oliver wrote short stories, some of  which appeared in several fanzines of this period, and others published in anthologies such as ''Fantasy Book'' (Fantasy Publishing Company, Inc.. 1951), ''Spaceway'' (1953), and ''Science and Sorcery'' (Zebra Books 1978), all edited by Garrett Ford, pseudonym of William Crawford, editor of [[Marvel Tales]].
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Worlds ApartIssue 1 February 1951 Cover art by Kraushaar
Worlds Apart
Issue 1 February 1951
Cover art by Kraushaar

Worlds Apart was a science fiction and fantasy zine edited by J.T. Oliver, Paul D. Cox, Van Splawn, and John Kelly Jr. and published by The Stone Age Press in Columbus, Georgia, U.S.A.

The first and only issue is dated February 1951.

It contained poetry by Orma McCormick (Starlanes) and Lee Hoffman (Quandry, The Chattahoochee, Okefenokee, & Ogeechee Occasional Gazette, Science Fiction Five Yearly), fiction by Paul D. Cox, nonfiction by Lee Hoffman and J.T. Oliver, and other items.

Cover art was by Kraushaar. Interior drawings came from Kraushaar and Arthur A. McCourt.

Paul D. Cox also edited Just Plain Dill Pickle, Other Worlds, and Resonance, and contributed to such fanzines as Spacewarp and ODD.

Van Splawn also edited Djinn, The Fantasmith, Mars, Prometheus, Soma, The Star Rover, and Symphony.

J.T. Oliver wrote short stories, some of which appeared in several fanzines of this period, and others published in anthologies such as Fantasy Book (Fantasy Publishing Company, Inc.. 1951), Spaceway (1953), and Science and Sorcery (Zebra Books 1978), all edited by Garrett Ford, pseudonym of William Crawford, editor of Marvel Tales.

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