Clevention

The 1955 Worldcon held September 2-5 at the Manger Hotel in Cleveland. GoH: Isaac Asimov, FGoH: Sam Moskowitz (mystery GoH). Anthony Boucher was Toastmaster.

Co-chairmen: Nick Falasca and Noreen Falasca.
Treasurer: Ben P. Jason
General Services: Stephen F. Schultheis
Secretary: Honey Wood
Banquet Chairman: Frank S. Andrasovsky
And "any and all members of the Terrans"

The identity of the Special Mystery Guest was not revealed (even to the honoree) until the first night of the convention. The Program book noted that "Mr. Boucher [the Toastmaster] will make the presentation of the Achievement Awards and identify the Mystery Guest."

1955 Hugo Results, 1956 Site Selection results

Bids: Cleveland in '55. See 1955 Site Selection results.

Sam Moskowitz' Clevention reminiscence from the Noreascon Three PB

See also Worldcon and List of Worldcons.

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