Minicon 15

Minicon 15 was held 13–15 April 1979 at the Minneapolis Radisson. It had a membership of a bit over 1000. The guests of honor were Theodore Sturgeon (pro), Tom Digby (fan), and Rick Sternbach (artist). Robert E. Vardeman was toastmaster. The executive committee was Carol Anndy, Don Bailey, Bev Elmshauser, Scott Imes, and Dave Wixon.

Program Book

small Minicon 15 program book cover

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