Flights of Fancy (Pern newsletter)

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Title: Flights of Fancy
Publisher: Sable Weyr
Editor(s): Mary Schiermann (1985-July 1987), Cheryl Smyth Kiser (July 1988-July 1991), Sandra Swindle Cook (October 1991-Spring 1994), Guy Bradley (Autumn 1994-1997)
Date(s): 1985-1997
Frequency: Quarterly
Medium: print
Size: 8.5x11
Fandom: Dragonriders of Pern
Language: English
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Flights of Fancy is a gen Dragonriders of Pern newsletter issued by the Sable Weyr, a group based out of Birmingham, AL from 1985-1997.

Issue 1

Flights of Fancy 1 was published post-June 1, 1985, exact date unrecorded, edited by Mary S. It contained two articles, one by Mary S, one by Robert C on "Creating an Organization", a convention report on Deep South Con in Huntsville, AL (June 20-23, 1985), a poem, and a story by Mary S, "Beginnings". It was 9 pages long, some double-sided, some single.

Issue 2

Flights of Fancy 2 was published in October 1985. It contained two stories, "First Impressions" by Mary S, and "Excerpts From "Diary of Tannin, Apprentice Harper" by Jim M, a listing of upcoming local conventions, a article by Susan H on "Latest Book Releases", a poem, drawings of the Weyr badge, persona profiles, a convention advertisement, and a prose poem credited to "D'gon, Mandeth's rider", aka Mark W. The zine was 14 mimeographed, single-sided pages, and very difficult to read.

Flights of Fancy had 29 published issues before the club folded.