Mimosa 5 title illo by Teddy Harvia
from Rich and Nicki Lynch, P.O. Box 3120, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20885, U.S.A.
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Mimosa is a fanzine very much devoted to the preservation of the history of science fiction fandom. The non-electronic version of this 5th issue was published in August 1988 and is ©1988 by Nicki and Richard Lynch, with individual rights reverting back to contributors after this one-time use. 'Worldcon' and 'Hugo Award' are service marks of the World Science Fiction Society. All opinions and versions of events expressed by contributors are their own.

illustration by Teddy Harvia

Cover: Front  by Alan Hutchinson 1
Opening Comments: Life at Two Miles an Hour  by Dick Lynch 4
The Awful Truth About Roger Sims  a Midwestcon 39 conversation with Howard Devore, Lynn Hickman, Ray Beam, and Roger Sims 5-8
Alabama Run  by Robert Lichtman 9-12
The Degler Legend  by Dal Coger 13-14
Coffee, Tea and Me  by Nicki Lynch 15-17
My First 36 Hour Day  by Sharon Farber 18-20
Copy Editing and Coping in the Wilds of Columbus (Georgia, that is)  by Carolyn Doyle 21-22
For the Birds  by Greg Hills 23-25
Tales Calculated to Drive You to AWC (Atlanta World Con)  by Alan Hutchinson 26-33
Mimosa Letters 34-39
Closing Comments: Just the Right Words  by Nicki Lynch 40
Back Cover: Back  by Alan Hutchinson 42

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