Bob Pavlat

(January 8, 1926 - June 13, 1983)

One of the founders of WSFA (and held most of the offices in it), husband to Peggy Rae Pavlat. He was made a Knight of St. Fantony in 1971 and was one of the Elders. With Bill Evans he produced the Evans-Pavlat Fanzine Index which continued the Swisher Index.

He chaired Disclave 4 and was "dictator" of Disclave 5. He was a member of the Washington in '77 Worldcon bid. He knew what a Nuclear Fizz was. He received the Big Heart Award in 1983.

He served in most of the offices of FAPA, also. He published Bobolings (for FAPA), Contour (for OMPA and FAPA), Doggie (for OMPA), A Foggy Day, Hazing Stories (with Chick Derry), Oolong (for FAPA), Scribble, Shaw Retort (a reply to Pavlat Report), Tapebook.


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