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WARGAMER'S NEWSLETTER
WARGAMER'S NEWSLETTER
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Introduction
Wargamer's Newsletter was produced from 1962 to 1980 by Donald Featherstone, one of the founders of modern wargaming. He also published many books. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Featherstone_(wargamer)

This site provides access to scans of the magazine. All files are pdf.

All the issues from December 1968 (#81) to the last issue, Jan 1980 (#214) are currently available here. 1965 is almost complete, 1966 and 1967 are complete. There are five issues from 1964 and two from 1968.
It is intended to add more.

Thanks to Steve and Jim for their contributions.
Instructions
Use the links below to access the files. Depending on your browser and setup the file will either launch in a window or download to your default download folder.

For example, my installation of Firefox shows the window empty and downloads the file. Chrome shows the file in the window.

Problems have been reported with the display window on mobile devices. All files are pdf and can be downloaded directly.
Index
There is a virtually complete index to Wargamer's Newsletter at:
Update record
Updated 25/04/20

For additions see the update record at the bottom of this page.
Optical Character Recognition - OCR
All PDFs have been run through Adobe Acrobat text recognition. but, given the variable quality of the originals, it's not perfect.
Copyright
I took advice before putting these here and do not anticipate any problem with copyright. However, if you disagree, contact me with reasons at wg@fourcats.co.uk.
Missing issues
Another person has been in touch with a lot of issues not previously discovered and we now have only 19 issues to find. These are shown below. If anyone can help with these, please let me know at jhaines@fourcats.co.uk.
1963
Date
Issue No.
January 196310
February 196311
March 196312
April 1963
13
May 1963
14
June 1963
15
July 1963
16
August 1963
17
September 1963
18
October 1963
19
November 1963
20
December 1963
21
1962
Date
Issue No.






April 1962
1
May 1962
2
June 1962
3
July 1962
4
August 1962
5
September 1962
6
October 1962
7
November 1962
8
December 1962
9
1964
Date
Issue No.
January 1964
22
February 1964
23
March 1964
24
April 1964
25
May 1964
26
June 1964
27
July 1964
28
29
30
31
32
33
Key
Date
Issue number
Link to scanned issue
Date
Issue number
Copy found - yet to be scanned
Date
Issue number
Copy not found - can you help?
1968
Date
Issue No.
January 196870
February 196871
March 196872
April 1968
73
May 1968
74
June 1968
75
July 1968
76
August 1968
77
September 1968
78
October 1968
79
November 1968
80
81
1980
Date
Issue No.
214
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