Baltimore in '83

The successful bid by a Baltimore group for the 1983 Worldcon. It was opposed by the Australia in '83 and WorldCon Scandinavia in 1983 bids. See 1983 Site Selection results for full details.

One of their bidding schticks was Backrubs for Baltimore.

Chairman: Michael Walsh
Committee: Edie Williams (vice-chairman), Scott Dennis (secretary), B. Shirley Avery (treasurer), Ted Manekin (facilities liaison) and about sixty other bid committee members.

News on the Bid:


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