The Middle Earthworm

A Tolkien newsletter co-edited by Beryl Mercer and Archie Mercer with 29 issues published between October, 1968 and June, 1976. It was then continued under the new title The Once and Future Worm with its focus shifted to Arthurian material. Archie Mercer was British agent for the Tolkien Society of America and created the newsletter for its British members.

Issue Date Pages Notes
1 October 1968 1
2 March 1969 3
3 1969 3
4 1969 4
5 October 1969 6
6 November 1969 6
7 January 1970 4
8 March 1970 6
9 May 1970 6
10 July 1970 8
11 September 1970 12
12 1970 12
13 January 1971 12
14 June 1971 12
15 October 1971 18
16 1972 20
17 June 1972 20
18 October 1972 20
19 1973 20
20 June 1973 20
21 October 1973 20
22 February 1974 20
23 June 1974 20
24 October 1974 20
25 February 1975 22
26 August 1975 16
27 October 1975 16
28 February 1976 16
29 June 1976 16 Final issue

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