Cincinnati in '49

A bid to host the 1949 Worldcon in Cincinnati which won and went on to run Cinvention. It was set up in a "smoke-filled room" to defeat New York in '49, since Worldcon had just been in Philadelphia. See 1949 Site Selection results for the gory details.

This is a bid page. Please extend it by adding information about who was bidding, officers, committee list, what they were bidding for, who their opponents were, and anything notable about the bid, etc.