Loncon

(Are you looking for the 1949 Eastercon named Loncon?)

The 1957 Worldcon held September 6-9 in London at the King's Court Hotel. GoH: John W. Campbell, Jr.. Chairman: Ted Carnell.

Committee:
John Wyndham — President (an honorary title)
Roberta Wild — Secretary
Charles Duncombe — Treasurer
Joy Clarke and Vince ClarkeBritish Publicity
Pamela Bulmer and Ken Bulmer — Overseas Publicity
Dave Newman and Norman Shorrock — Programme Committee
Peter West — Film Liaison
John Brunner — Publicity Liaison
Harry TurnerPRs
and also Fred Brown, Dave Cohen, Philip Duerr, Ewan Hedger, Terry Jeeves, Eric Jones, Ethyl Lindsay, Nigel Lindsay, John Roles, Arthur Sellings, Ken Slater, Walt Willis.

Bidders: London in 1957 and Los Angeles in 1957. See 1957 Site Selection results.

1957 Hugo Results, 1958 Site Selection results.

Dave Kyle wrote a reminiscence for the Noreascon Three PB.

See http://efanzines.com/1957WorldCon for photos from Loncon.
See http://www.fiawol.org.uk/FanStuff/THEN%20Archive/1957Worldcon/LonWorld.htm for a lot of material on the con.

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See also Worldcon, British Worldcons, List of Worldcons.

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