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H. L. Gold

Horace Leonard Gold was born on April 26, 1914 in Montreal, Canada and passed away February 21, 1996 in Laguna Hills, California. His short fiction appeared in many of the "Golden Age" pulp magazines including Astounding and Amazing. He started Galaxy Science Fiction in 1950 where he was editor until 1961. Gold was awarded the first Hugo award for a professional magazine in 1953 and is nominated this year (2004) for a Retrospective Hugo for Best Professional Editor of 1953. Other awards include a 1966 Nebula for "Inside Man", a 1987 Milford and a 2001 Retro Hugo

Galaxy Science Fiction
1950 - Volume 1 Number 1
Scan of cover

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