Memory Alpha
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Memory Alpha
Real world article
(written from a Production point of view)

Summary[]

From the very first Star Trek convention in 1972, the prospect of commercial exploitation rubbed some fans the wrong way. In an exchange between Gene Roddenberry and one fan, Cole Whiteman, the economic realities take center stage.

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