"Not the First"
Short Fiction 1941 5,500 words


A malfunction in a spaceship's engine-room results in a looping time paradox.

Included In
The Far-Out Worlds of A.E. van Vogt 1968
The Worlds of A.E. van Vogt 1974
Astounding Science Fiction magazine
1941 April Street & Smith
pulp Vol 27, No 2 164 pages $0.20

cover art by
Hubert Rogers

First appearance

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1 illustration by
Jack Binder

Cover image: Showcase Data: Walwyn