Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Here are two videos from a two different guys who were at the 1975 Chicago STAR TREK Convention. This Con is significant since it was the first time, since the show's 1969 cancellation, that the original cast appeared together. A set of the USS Enterprise bridge had been built and placed onstage. When William Shatner appeared and sat in it, there was much clapping and hooting.
Travel back in time, back when TREK fans were weirdos and there was little hope that the TV series would ever be resurrected.
Richard Portnoy shares his 8mm film: