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FANTASTIC
Howard Browne
Howard Browne
Editor, 1952-1956
Fantastic was a digest size fantasy and science fiction magazine, first published by Ziff-Davis along with its elder sister, Amazing Stories. Editor Browne’s vision was to specialize in high quality fantasy literature to differentiate the new digest format from the pulp market. William B. Ziff
William B. Ziff
Publisher, 1952-1965
Fantastic, Summer 1952 Fantastic, Fall 1952 Fantastic, November 1952
SUMMER 1952 FALL 1952 NOV. 1952
           
Fantastic, January 1953 Fantastic, March 1953 Fantastic, May 1953 Fantastic, July 1953 Fantastic, Sptember 1953 Fantastic, November 1953
JAN. 1953 MARCH 1953 MAY 1953 JULY 1953 SEPT. 1953 NOV. 1953
           
Fantastic, January 1954 Fantastic, April 1954  Fantastic, June 1954  Fantastic, August 1954  Fantastic, October 1954  Fantastic, December 1954
JAN. 1954 APRIL 1954 JUNE 1954 AUG. 1954 OCT. 1954 DEC. 1954 
           
Fantastic, February 1955 Fantastic, April 1955  Fantastic, June 1955  Fantastic, August 1955  Fantastic, October 1955  Fantastic, December 1955
FEB. 1955 APRIL 1955 JUNE 1955 AUG. 1955 OCT. 1955 DEC. 1955
           
Fantastic, February 1956  Fantastic, April 1956  Fantastic, June 1956  Fantastic, August 1956  Fantastic, October 1956  Fantastic, December 1956 
FEB. 1956 APRIL 1956 JUNE 1956 AUG. 1956 OCT. 1956 DEC. 1956
           
Fantastic, February 1957  Fantastic, March 1957  Fantastic, April 1957  Fantastic, May 1957  Fantastic, June 1957  Fantastic, July 1957
FEB. 1957 MARCH 1957 APRIL 1957 MAY 1957 JUNE 1957 JULY 1957
           
Fantastic, August 1957  Fantastic, September 1957  Fantastic, October 1957  Fantastic, November 1957 Fantastic, December 1957
Paul W. Fairman
Paul W. Fairman
Editor, 1956-1959
AUG. 1957 SEPT. 1957 OCT. 1957 NOV. 1957 DEC. 1957
           
Fantastic, January 1958  Fantastic, February 1958  Fantastic, March 1958  Fantastic, April 1958  Fantastic, May 1958  Fantastic, June 1958 
JAN. 1958 FEB. 1958 MARCH 1958 APRIL 1958 MAY 1958 JUNE 1958
           
Fantastic, July 1958  Fantastic, August 1958  Fantastic, September 1958 Fantastic, October 1958  Fantastic, November 1958  Fantastic, December 1958 
JULY 1958 AUG. 1958 SEPT. 1958 OCT. 1958 NOV. 1958 DEC. 1958
           
Fantastic, January 1959  Fantastic, February 1959  Fantastic, March 1959  Fantastic, April 1959  Fantastic, May 1959  Fantastic, June 1959 
JAN. 1959  FEB. 1959  MARCH 1959 APRIL 1959 MAY 1959 JUNE 1959
           
Fantastic, July 1959  Fantastic, August 1959  Fantastic, September 1959 Fantastic, October 1959  Fantastic, November 1959  Fantastic, December 1959 
JULY 1959 AUG. 1959 SEPT. 1959 OCT. 1959 NOV. 1959 DEC. 1959
           
Fantastic, January 1960  Fantastic, February 1960  Fantastic, March 1960  Fantastic, April 1960  Fantastic, May 1960  Fantastic, June 1960 
JAN. 1960 FEB. 1960 MARCH 1960 APRIL 1960 MAY 1960 JUNE 1960
           
Fantastic, July 1960  Fantastic, August 1960  Fantastic, September 1960 Fantastic, October 1960  Fantastic, November 1960  Fantastic, December 1960 
JULY 1960 AUG. 1960 SEPT. 1960 OCT. 1960 NOV. 1960 DEC. 1960
           
Fantastic, January 1961  Fantastic, February 1961  Fantastic, March 1961  Fantastic, April 1961  Fantastic, May 1961  Fantastic, June 1961 
JAN. 1961 FEB. 1961 MARCH 1961 APRIL 1961 MAY 1961 JUNE 1961
           
Fantastic, July 1961  Fantastic, August 1961  Fantastic, September 1961 Fantastic, October 1961  Fantastic, November 1961  Fantastic, December 1961 
JULY 1961 AUG. 1961 SEPT. 1961 OCT. 1961 NOV. 1961 DEC. 1961
           
Fantastic, January 1962  Fantastic, February 1962  Fantastic, March 1962  Fantastic, April 1962  Fantastic, May 1962  Fantastic, June 1962 
JAN. 1962 FEB. 1962 MARCH 1962 APRIL 1962 MAY 1962 JUNE 1962
           
Fantastic, July 1962  Fantastic, August 1962  Fantastic, September 1962 Fantastic, October 1962  Fantastic, November 1962  Fantastic, December 1962 
JULY 1962 AUG. 1962 SEPT. 1962 OCT. 1962 NOV. 1962 DEC. 1962
           
Fantastic, January 1963  Fantastic, February 1963  Fantastic, March 1963  Fantastic, April 1963  Fantastic, May 1963  Fantastic, June 1963 
JAN. 1963 FEB. 1963 MARCH 1963 APRIL 1963 MAY 1963 JUNE 1963
           
Fantastic, July 1963  Fantastic, August 1963  Fantastic, September 1963 Fantastic, October 1963  Fantastic, November 1963  Fantastic, December 1963 
JULY 1963 AUG. 1963 SEPT. 1963 OCT. 1963 NOV. 1963 DEC. 1963
           
Fantastic, January 1964  Fantastic, February 1964  Fantastic, March 1964  Fantastic, April 1964  Fantastic, May 1964  Fantastic, June 1964 
JAN. 1964 FEB. 1964 MARCH 1964 APRIL 1964 MAY 1964 JUNE 1964
           
Fantastic, July 1964  Fantastic, August 1964  Fantastic, September 1964  Fantastic, October 1964  Fantastic, November 1964  Fantastic, December 1964 
JULY 1964 AUG. 1964 SEPT. 1964 OCT. 1964 NOV. 1964 DEC. 1964
           
Fantastic, January 1965  Fantastic, February 1965  Fantastic, March 1965  Fantastic, April 1965  Fantastic, May 1965  Fantastic, June 1965 
JAN. 1965 FEB. 1965 MARCH 1965 APRIL 1965 MAY 1965 JUNE 1965
           
Fantastic, September 1965 Fantastic, November 1965 Cele Goldsmith Lalli
Cele Goldsmith Lalli
Editor, 1959-1965
Joseph Wrzos
Joseph Wrzos
Editor, 1965-1967
Harry Harrison
Harry Harrison
Editor, 1968
Barry Malzberg
Barry Malzberg
Editor, 1968-1969
SEPT. 1965 NOV. 1965
           
Fantastic, January 1966  Fantastic, March 1966  Fantastic, May 1966  Fantastic, July 1966  Fantastic, Sptember 1966  Fantastic, November 1966 
JAN. 1966 MARCH 1966 MAY 1966 JULY 1966 SEPT. 1966 NOV. 1966
           
Fantastic, January 1967  Fantastic, March 1967  Fantastic, May 1967  Fantastic, July 1967  Fantastic, Sptember 1967  Fantastic, November 1967 
JAN. 1967 MARCH 1967 MAY 1967 JULY 1967 SEPT. 1967 NOV. 1967
           
Fantastic, January 1968  Fantastic, March 1968  Fantastic, May 1968  Fantastic, August 1968  Fantastic, October 1968  Fantastic, December 1968 
JAN. 1968 MARCH 1968 MAY 1968 AUG. 1968 OCT. 1968 DEC. 1968
           
Fantastic, February 1969  Fantastic, April 1969  Fantastic, June 1969  Fantastic, August 1969  Fantastic, October 1969  Fantastic, December 1969 
FEB. 1969 APRIL 1969 JUNE 1969 AUG. 1969 OCT. 1969 DEC. 1969
         
Fantastic, February 1970  Fantastic, April 1970  Fantastic, June 1970  Fantastic, August 1970  Fantastic, October 1970  Fantastic, December 1970 
FEB. 1970 APRIL 1970 JUNE 1970 AUG. 1970 OCT. 1970 DEC. 1970
         
Fantastic, February 1971  Fantastic, April 1971  Fantastic, June 1971  Fantastic, August 1971  Fantastic, October 1971  Fantastic, December 1971 
FEB. 1971 APRIL 1971 JUNE 1971 AUG. 1971 OCT. 1971 DEC. 1971
         
Fantastic, February 1972  Fantastic, April 1972  Fantastic, June 1972  Fantastic, August 1972  Fantastic, October 1972  Fantastic, December 1972 
FEB. 1972 APRIL 1972 JUNE 1972 AUG. 1972 OCT. 1972 DEC. 1972
         
Fantastic, February 1973  Fantastic, April 1973  Fantastic, July 1973  Fantastic, September 1973 Fantastic, November 1973  Ted White
Ted White
Editor, 1969-1979
FEB. 1973 APRIL 1973 JULY 1973 SEPT. 1973 NOV. 1973
           
Fantastic, January 1974  Fantastic, March 1974  Fantastic, May 1974  Fantastic, July 1974  Fantastic, September 1974 Fantastic, November 1974 
JAN. 1974 MARCH 1974 MAY 1974 JULY 1974 SEPT. 1974 NOV. 1974
           
Fantastic, February 1975  Fantastic, April 1975  Fantastic, June 1975  Fantastic, August 1975  Fantastic, October 1975  Fantastic, December 1975 
FEB. 1975 APRIL 1975 JUNE 1975 AUG. 1975 OCT. 1975 DEC. 1975
           
Fantastic, February 1976  Fantastic, May 1976  Fantastic, August 1976  Fantastic, November 1976  Fantastic, February 1977  Fantastic, June 1977 
FEB. 1976 MAY 1976 AUG. 1976 NOV. 1976 FEB. 1977 JUNE 1977
           
Fantastic, September 1977  Fantastic, December 1980  Fantastic, April 1978  Fantastic, July 1978  Fantastic, October 1978  Elinor Mavor
Elinor Mavor
Editor, 1979-1980
SEPT. 1977 DEC. 1977 APRIL 1978 JULY 1978 OCT. 1978
           
Fantastic, January 1979  Fantastic, April 1979  Fantastic, July 1979  Fantastic, October 1979  Fantastic, January 1980  Fantastic, April 1980 
JAN. 1979 APRIL 1979 JULY 1979 OCT. 1979 JAN. 1980 APRIL 1980
           
Fantastic, July 1980  Fantastic, October 1980         
JULY 1980 OCT. 1980        
 
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