Tightbeam

The National Fantasy Fan Federation
Various Editors

1961-Present

Clubzine

The National Fantasy Fan Federation (N3F) started publishing its Clubzine as Bonfire in 1941. It was renamed The National Fantasy Fan in 1945.

They also started publishing Tightbeam in 1961. Publication has been relatively sparse since 2000.

New issues will be listed in bold.

Issue Editor Month Year PDF Size Pages Notes
Tightbeam 16 Don Anderson November 1962 1.8 MB 24
Tightbeam 19 Dave Hulan May 1963 9.3 MB 28 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 21 GM Carr September 1963 3.8 MB 26
Tightbeam 22 Gary Labowitz November 1963 2.5 MB 22
Tightbeam 24 Ken Kreuger March 1964 6 MB 24 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 34 Bill Mallardi January 1966 5.4 MB 18 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 43 Janie Lamb May 1967 3 MB 24
Tightbeam 44 Jack Haldeman II July 1967 5.1 MB 16 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 46 Don Miller November 1967 6.7 MB 16 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 47 Gary Labowitz January 1968 3.6 MB 18 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 49 Gary Labowitz May 1968 3 MB 18
Tightbeam 50 Gary Labowitz
1968 5.2 MB 14 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 53 Gary Labowitz January 1969 1.8 MB 10
Tightbeam 54 Gary Labowitz February 1969 8.4 MB 30 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 55 Gary Labowitz March 1969 5 MB 18 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 56 Gary Labowitz May 1969 6.9 MB 26 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 57 Gary Labowitz September 1969 2 MB 23
Tightbeam 58 Gary Labowitz November 1969 10.3 MB 30 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 59 Gary Labowitz January 1970 6.5 MB 22 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 60 Gary Labowitz May 1970 1.2 MB 34
Tightbeam 61 Gary Labowitz June 1970 6.3 MB 20 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 62 Gary Labowitz July 1970 5.1 MB 18 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 63 Gary Labowitz September 1970 .5 MB 14
Tightbeam 64 Gary Labowitz November 1970 8 MB 24 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 65 Chuck Rutherford / Frank Denton February 1971 7.7 MB 24 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 66 Chuck Rutherford / Frank Denton March 1971 5.8 MB 22 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 67 Chuck Rutherford / Frank Denton May 1971 4.5 MB 18 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 68 Chuck Rutherford / Frank Denton July 1971 5.6 MB 20 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 69 Chuck Rutherford / Frank Denton August 1971 5.7 MB 22 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 70 Chuck Rutherford / Frank Denton November 1971 6.7 MB 22 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 71 George Beahm January 1972 8.6 MB 24 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 72 Art Hayes March 1972 8.5 MB 16 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 73 Gary Mattingly May 1972 6.7 MB 18 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 74 Joe Siclari September 1972 6.9 MB 28 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 75 Joe Siclari November 1972 5.2 MB 22 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 76 Joe Siclari January 1973 3.9 MB 12 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam January 1974 Don Markstein January 1974 3.2 MB 8 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam January 1974 supplemental Don Markstein January 1974 .2 MB 1 Marked as January Tightbeam May Supplement, scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam March 1974 Beth Slick March 1974 4.8 MB 14 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam May 1974 Beth Slick May 1974 5.9 MB 16 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam July 1974 Beth Slick July 1974 7.4 MB 20 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam September 1974 Beth Slick September 1974 4.5 MB 12 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam November 1974 Beth Slick November 1974 3.3 MB 10 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam July 1976 Lynne Holdom July 1976 12.7 MB 32 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam September 1976 Lynne Holdom September 1974 15.3 MB 30 scan by Joe Siclari
Tightbeam Lynne Holdom September 1978 2 MB 24 scan NFFF
Tightbeam 109 Dave Minch / Irwin Koch / Scotty Matthews July 1979 1.7 MB 36 scan NFFF
Tightbeam 18 Lynne Holdom May 1979 12.5 MB 30 scan Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 20 Lynne Holdom September 1979 1.7 MB 32 scan NFFF
Tightbeam 21 Lynne Holdom November 1979 8.8 MB 30 scan Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 22 Lynne Holdom January 1980 10 MB 32 scan Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 24 Lynne Holdom May 1980 9.9 MB 32 scan Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 25 Lynne Holdom July 1980 7.1 MB 30 scan Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 30 Lynne Holdom March 1981 10 MB 34 scan Joe Siclari
Tightbeam 37 Owen K. Laurion December 1982 1 MB 24 scan NFFF
Tightbeam 141 Owen K. Laurion January 1986 1.9 MB 32 scan NFFF, fair condition
Tightbeam 145 Sally Syrjala September 1986 9 MB 136 scan NFFF, poor condition
Tightbeam 150-151 Sally Syrjala July 1987 8 MB 136 scan NFFF, fair condition
Tightbeam 200 Diane Miller July 1996 1.6 MB 28
Tightbeam 215 Janine Stinson January 1999 1.2 MB 20
Tightbeam 261 David Speakman June 2012 1,2 MB 14
Tightbeam 262 David Speakman September 2012 3.7 MB 28
Tightbeam 263 David Speakman December 2012 1.5 MB 16
Tightbeam 264 David Speakman February 2013 1.6 MB 28
Tightbeam 265 David Speakman May 2013 1,9 MB 30
Tightbeam 266 David Speakman August 2013 1.9 MB 31
Tightbeam 267 David Speakman October 2013 2.3 MB 20
Tightbeam 268 David Speakman November 2013 3 MB 28
Tightbeam 269 David Speakman January 2014 3.5 MB 20
Tightbeam 270 David Speakman March 2014 3.1 MB 16
Tightbeam 271 David Speakman May 2014 2.5 MB 24
Tightbeam 273 Bob Jennings September 2016 1.1 MB 16
Tightbeam 274 Bob Jennings October 2016 1 MB 26
Tightbeam 275 Bob Jennings December 2016 1.5 MB 26
Tightbeam 276 Bob Jennings February 2017 1.8 MB 21
Tightbeam 277 Bob Jennings April 2017 1.1 MB 21
Tightbeam 278 Bob Jennings June 2017 1.4 MB 22
Tightbeam 279 Bob Jennings July 2017 1.6 MB 27
Tightbeam 280 Bob Jennings September 2017 1.9 MB 32
Tightbeam 281 Bob Jennings December 2017 1.3 MB 21
Tightbeam 282 Bob Jennings January 2018 1.2 MB 30
Tightbeam 283 Bob Jennings February 2018 1.6 MB 38
Tightbeam 284 Bob Jennings March 2018 1.5 MB 44
Tightbeam 285 Bob Jennings April 2018 1.2 MB 38
Tightbeam 286 Bob Jennings May 2018 1.1 MB 30
Tightbeam 287 Bob Jennings June 2018 1.5 MB 32
Tightbeam 288 Bob Jennings August 2018 1.8 MB 31
Tightbeam 289 George Phillies September 2018 1.4 MB 31
Tightbeam 290 George Phillies / Jon Swartz October 2018 1.3 MB 37
Tightbeam 291 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz December 2018 1.6 MB 21 part 1
Tightbeam 291 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz December 2018 .8 MB 11 part 2
Tightbeam 292 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz January 2018 1.5 MB 19 part 1
Tightbeam 292 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz January 2018 1.4 MB 9 part 2
Tightbeam 293 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz February 2019 1.9 MB 10 part 1
Tightbeam 293 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz February 2019 1.9 MB 18 part 2
Tightbeam 293 part 3 George Phillies / Jon Swartz February 2019 .5 MB 2 part 3
Tightbeam 294 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz March 2019 1.5 MB 18 part 1
Tightbeam 294 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz March 2019 1.1 MB 10 part 2
Tightbeam 295 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz April 2019 1.7 MB 10 part 1
Tightbeam 295 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz April 2019 1.8 MB 16 part 2
Tightbeam 295 part 3 George Phillies / Jon Swartz April 2019 .6 MB 2 part 3
Tightbeam 296 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz May 2019 1.7 MB 4 part 1
Tightbeam 296 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz May 2019 1.6 MB 15 part 2
Tightbeam 296 part 3 George Phillies / Jon Swartz May 2019 1 MB 16 part 3
Tightbeam 297 George Phillies / Jon Swartz June 2019 2.5 MB 40 scan NFFF
Tightbeam 298 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz July 2019 1.8 MB 16 part 1
Tightbeam 298 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz July 2019 1.6 MB 32 part 2
Tightbeam 299 George Phillies / Jon Swartz August 2019 3.2 MB 28
Tightbeam 300 George Phillies / Jon Swartz September 2019 4.9 MB 30
Tightbeam 301 George Phillies / Jon Swartz October 2019 2.9 MB 32
Tightbeam 302 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz November 2019 1.3 MB 21 part 1
Tightbeam 302 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz November 2019 1.1 MB 11 part 2
Tightbeam 303 George Phillies / Jon Swartz December 2019 1.7 MB 30
Tightbeam 304 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz January 2020 1.3 MB 19
Tightbeam 304 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz January 2020 1.1 MB 9
Tightbeam 305 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz February 2020 1.7 MB 27
Tightbeam 305 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz February 2020 1.4 MB 3
Tightbeam 306 part 1 George Phillies / Jon Swartz March 2020 1.5 MB 16
Tightbeam 306 part 2 George Phillies / Jon Swartz March 2020 1 MB 14
Tightbeam 307 George Phillies / Jon Swartz April 2020 1.8 MB 29
Tightbeam 308 George Phillies / Jon Swartz May 2020 1.2 MB 32
Tightbeam 309 George Phillies / Jon Swartz June 2020 1.1 MB 33
Tightbeam 310 George Phillies / Jon Swartz July 2020 1.4 MB 32

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