'Mimosa 25' illo by Sheryl Birkhead
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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 25th issue was published in April 2000 and is ©2000 by Nicki and Richard Lynch, with individual rights reverting back to contributors after this one-time use. 'Worldcon', 'NASFiC' 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 Sheryl Birkhead

Cover: The Kronicles of Kaptain Koala  by Julia Morgan-Scott 1
Opening Comments: South by Southwest, An Antipodean Adventure  by Richard & Nicki 3-9
I Remember Him -- A Tribute to Walt Willis  by John Berry 10-12
Worldcon Memories (Part 4)  by Mike Resnick 13-20
Through Time and Space with Forry Ackerman (Part 10)  by Forrest J Ackerman 21-22
The Greatest Show On ....  by Ron Bennett 23-25
How I Spent My Summer (Actually Their Winter) Vacation  by Eve Ackerman 26-28
At the Movies  by Nicki Lynch 29-30
My Own Personal First Fandom  by Joe Mayhew 31-33
Chat cartoon  by Teddy Harvia 33
Scraps from an Album  by John Foyster 34-36
The Legendary Hydra Club  by Dave Kyle 37-41
The Summer of `39  by Harry Warner, Jr. 42-43
Bob and Walt, A Remembrance  by Joyce Scrivner 44-46
The Harp at Chicon  by Walt Willis 47
Mimosa Letters 48-57
Closing Comments: Other Places, Other Fandoms  by Richard Lynch 58-59

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