- DATES: February 15 - 18, 1974 - Washington's Birthday Weekend
- VENUE: Lord Baltimore Hotel, Baltimore, MD
- CHAIR: Ted Pauls
- GoH: Fredrik Pohl
- Balticon 8 Committee & Staff:
- Registration: Karen Townley (later Pauls)
- Programming: Fred Lerner
- Parties: Brian Burley
- Food Guide: Ted Pauls and Susan Wheeler
- Also listed:
- Barry Newton
- Judy Newton
- Jack L. Chalker
- Susan Wheeler
- Charlie Ellis
- Mark Owings
- Kim Weston
- Mike Walsh
- Susan Wheeler quips:
"The program gives me co-credit with Ted for the food guide that makes up
a large portion of the program, but really I recall being named in the
program because Ted thought I would like to see my name there."
- Memories From Mark Owings:
"The 1974 Balticon was the one where Sue Wheeler got disgusted with
the convention not having a club to run it and restarted BSFS."
- Comment From Mike Walsh:
"Lists a "Mark Walsh".... could that be a typo for moi?"
(Editors Note: I fixed that...)
"Gad, 30 years ago and I really have no recollection of what I did,
other than attending...."
- Balticon 8 Ancecdotes and stuff: If you
have any information concerning this convention that you would like to see
included here, please send it to "webmeister at bsfs dot org" and
look for it to be published here!!