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Sunday, July 5, 2009

Edmond Hamilton Day

posted @ 7/05/2009 07:47:00 PM PT 

On July 18, 2009, Kinsman, Ohio will be celebrating Edmond Hamilton Day, honoring "The Dean of Science Fiction" and Kinsman resident. The event is sponsored by the Kinsman Historical Society, "preserving 200 years of Kinsman, OH area's heritage." As part of the day's activities, Haffner Press will be selling first-day-of-issue copies of Collected Edmond Hamilton Vols. One & Two and Collected Captain Future, Vol. One, on that day only.

Edmond Hamilton Day Schedule:
2:00-4:00 p.m.
Market Square Book Den - Launch of Haffner Press' Collected Edmond Hamilton series. Display of rare Hamilton books and pulps.

7:00 p.m.
Kinsman Presbyterian Church - "Edmond Hamilton - A Portrayal" by Don Sutton: friend, fan, neighbor, and official biographer. Presentation by Stephen Haffner of Haffner Press. World premiere showing of slide collection of Ed and his wife, Leigh Brackett.

Memorial toast at dusk at Hamilton gravesite.

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