Detroit in '59

A bid sponsored by the Misfits to hold the Worldcon in Detroit in 1959. It's opposition was Big 'D' in '59 and Chicago: 1959. Detroit won and ran Detention. The competition was Big 'D' in '59 and Chicago: 1959. See 1959 Site Selection results.

The Detroit in '59 bid was run by the Misfits

A Detroit in '59 ad from Solacon PR 1:
1958%20-%20Detroit%20in%2059%20ad.jpgAnd from Solacon PR 2:
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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.