h.balen@glasgow.UUCP (h.balen) (03/14/84)
_A_L_B_A_C_O_N _8_4 Will be Glasgows ninth Science Fiction Con- vention It will be held at the CENTRAL HOTEL, Glasgow on the weekend 20th - 23rd of July 1984. The guest of honour will be HARLAN ELLISON. Membership rates are Attending 9.00 pounds Supporting 4.00 pounds. Details of Hotel rates (reduced for the duration of the convention) and the current progress report can be obtained from ALBACON 84 c/o Ms F J Nelson, 62 Campsie Road, Wishaw ML2 7QG, Scotland. Here is an extract from the current PR " Harlan Ellison is a great writer - not just of S.F. but in many other fields. He has won 7 Hugos and 3 Nebulas for stories like, "'Repent, Har- lequin!" said the Ticktockman' and "I Have no Mouth and I Must Scream". As well as writing books Harlan Ellison has written for televi- sion series as diverse as "The Untouchables","The Outer Limits" and "The Man From Uncle". He received his Hugo awards for an ep- isode of Star Trek.. and a Nebula for the film "A Boy And His Dog"."