These are the TAFF delegates so far – though the first, Walt Willis, was technically pre-TAFF, the special fund which took him to America having been the inspiration for it all. * indicates winners who for one reason on another didn't make the trip.
Year Europe to North America North America to Europe 1952 Walt Willis 1954 Vin¢ Clarke* 1956 Lee Hoffman*
[made trip at own expense]
1957 Bob Madle 1958 Ron Bennett 1959 Don Ford 1960 Eric Bentcliffe 1961 Ron Ellik 1962 Ethel Lindsay 1963 Wally Weber 1964 Arthur Thomson 1965 Terry Carr 1966 Tom Schlück 1968 Steve Stiles 1969 Eddie Jones 1970 Elliot Shorter 1971 Mario Bosnyak 1973 Len & June Moffatt 1974 Peter Weston 1976 Roy Tackett/Bill Bowers* (tie) 1977 Peter Roberts 1979 Terry Hughes 1980 Dave Langford 1981 Stu Shiffman 1982 Kevin Smith 1983 Avedon Carol 1984 Rob Hansen 1985 Patrick & Teresa Nielsen Hayden
Bits of this report appeared in the following fanzines, in varyingly different form (depending on the editors' creative typing and the voluminousness of my own afterthoughts). Thanks to all ...
1: Twll-Ddu 19 2: Boonfark 5 3: Nabu 11 4: Warhoon 30 5: Tappen 3 6: The Zine That Has No Name 3 7: Mainstream 9 8: Wallbanger 9 Appendix: Visitor's Pass [Appendix 3] Space Junk 6
The current TAFF administrators are, by fairly immemorial tradition, the most recent European and North American delegates, thus:
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