|from Fancyclopedia 2 ca. 1959|
|A fannish verse-fad set off, like many of our gags, by a stfyarn. Cuddlypets were animals tamed by artificial stimulation of their affection-centers, but the thing that fans went for was the advertising-verse used by salesmen of this peculiar merchandise. Below is a sample of a fannish adaptation.
from Fancyclopedia 2 Supplement ca. 1960:
The creatrix of the horrors was Evelyn Smith.
Rivals Cuddly-Lion in style;
Modern fashion doesn't bar
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