4th World Science Fiction Convention

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Pacificon I, the 4th World Science Fiction Convention
Genre Science fiction
Venue Park View Manor
Location(s) Los Angeles, California
Country United States
Inaugurated August 30-September 1, 1946
Attendance ~130

The 4th World Science Fiction Convention was held August 30-September 1 1946, at the Park View Manor in Los Angeles, California. Known as "Pacificon I", it was the first time the annual event had been held since 1941, due to the Second World War.[1]

The guests of honor were A. E. Van Vogt and E. Mayne Hull. The convention chairman was Walter J. Daugherty. Attendance was approximately 130 members.

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Preceded by
3rd World Science Fiction Convention
Denvention I in Denver, USA (1941)
List of Worldcons
4th World Science Fiction Convention
Pacificon in Los Angeles, USA (1946)
Succeeded by
5th World Science Fiction Convention
Philcon I in Philadelphia, USA (1947)