Fantast

(1) A Fanzine by C. S. Youd and Douglas Webster

A fanzine with fourteen issues from April 1939 to July 1942 which published early fiction and poetry by C.S. Youd, Arthur C. Clarke, Charles Eric Maine and others.

Issue Date Pages Notes
1.1 April 1939 20 Editor is C. S. Youd
1.2 May 1939 22
1.3 June 1939 20
1.4 July 1939 20
1.5 August 1939 20
1.6 September 1939 20
1.7 October 1939 30
1.8 February 1940 20
2.2 March 1940 20 There seems to have been no issue 2.1.
2.3 April 1941 20 Editor is now Douglas Webster
2.4 November 1941 20
2.5 December 1941 24
3.1 April 1942 32
3.2 July 1942 34 Final issue

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(2) An Obsolete Term for Fan

An obsolete term for SF. Now mostly remembered as part of the name of Fantast - Medway.

from Fancyclopedia 2 ca. 1959 and Fancyclopedia 1 ca. 1944
Roughly the same as "stfnist", but indicating a larger interest, both as regards other types of fantasy and fantasy outside the proz and well-known books.