Torpid Torquasians

A fan group in Santa Cruz, Cal., which published three issues of The Torquasian Times between 1951 and 1953. R. H. Reneau and Walt Sauers were the leading lights. The group was out of the mainstream of fandom.

The Torquasian Times:

Issue Date Pages Notes
1 Winter 1951 24 The first appearance of "Bonfire" by Ray Bradbury. Cover by Kenneth Wilcox
2 Summer 1953
3 September 1953
from Fancyclopedia 2 Supplement ca. 1960
A fan group in Santa Cruz, Cal., which published a couple or three issues of Torquasian Times between 1951 and 1953. R. H. Reneau and Walt Sauers were the leading lights. The group was out of the mainstream of fandom.