L. Ron Hubbard

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Lafayette Ronald Hubbard (March 13, 1911 – January 24, 1986) was an American author of science fiction and fantasy stories, and the founder of the Church of Scientology.wikipedia
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Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health

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In 1950, Hubbard authored Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health and established a series of organizations to promote Dianetics.
Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health (sometimes abbreviated as DMSMH) is a book by L. Ron Hubbard about Dianetics, a system of psychotherapy he developed from a combination of personal experience, basic principles of Eastern philosophy, and the work of Sigmund Freud, the founder of psychoanalysis.

Church of Scientology

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Lafayette Ronald Hubbard (March 13, 1911 – January 24, 1986) was an American author of science fiction and fantasy stories, and the founder of the Church of Scientology.
The first Scientology church was incorporated in December 1953 in Camden, New Jersey by L. Ron Hubbard, his wife Mary Sue Hubbard, and John Galusha.

Operation Snow White

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In August 1978, 11 high-ranking members of Scientology were indicted on 28 charges for their role in the Church's Operation Snow White, one of the largest infiltrations of the United States government in history, with up to 5,000 covert agents.
Operation Snow White was a criminal conspiracy by the Church of Scientology during the 1970s to purge unfavorable records about Scientology and its founder, L. Ron Hubbard.

Margaret Grubb

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He began his career as a prolific writer of pulp fiction stories and married Margaret "Polly" Grubb, who shared his interest in aviation.
Margaret Louise "Polly" Grubb (September 22, 1907 – November 17, 1963) was the first wife of pulp fiction author and Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard, to whom she was married between 1933 and 1947.

Ronald DeWolf

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On May 7, 1934, she gave birth prematurely to a son who was named Lafayette Ronald Hubbard, Jr., whose nickname was "Nibs".
Ronald Edward "Ron" DeWolf (born Lafayette Ronald Hubbard Jr.; May 7, 1934 – September 16, 1991), also known as "Nibs" Hubbard, was the eldest child of Scientology's founder L. Ron Hubbard by his first wife Margaret Louise Grubb, highly critical of his father and of the Church of Scientology.

Typewriter in the Sky

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These included Fear, Final Blackout and Typewriter in the Sky.
Typewriter in the Sky is a science fantasy novel by American writer L. Ron Hubbard.

Buckskin Brigades

His first full-length novel, Buckskin Brigades, was published in 1937.
Buckskin Brigades is a Western novel written by L. Ron Hubbard, first published July 30, 1937.

Final Blackout

These included Fear, Final Blackout and Typewriter in the Sky.
Final Blackout is a dystopic science fiction novel by American writer L. Ron Hubbard.

Forrest J Ackerman

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Forrest J Ackerman, later Hubbard's literary agent, recalled that Hubbard told him "whoever read it either went insane or committed suicide. And he said that the last time he had shown it to a publisher in New York, he walked into the office to find out what the reaction was, the publisher called for the reader, the reader came in with the manuscript, threw it on the table and threw himself out of the skyscraper window."
During his career as a literary agent, Ackerman represented such science fiction authors as Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov, A.E. Van Vogt, Curt Siodmak, and L. Ron Hubbard.

USS PC-815

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Hubbard was sent to Submarine Chaser Training, and in 1943 was posted to Portland, Oregon, to take command of a submarine chaser, the USS PC-815, which was under construction.
Its first commander, for about eighty days in 1943, was L. Ron Hubbard, who later became the founder of Scientology.

Sara Northrup Hollister

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Hubbard befriended Parsons and soon became sexually involved with Parsons's 21-year-old girlfriend, Sara "Betty" Northrup.
She was the second wife of science-fiction author L. Ron Hubbard, who would become the leader of the Church of Scientology.

The Secret of Treasure Island

He wrote the script for The Secret of Treasure Island, a 1938 Columbia Pictures movie serial.
The story was written by L. Ron Hubbard, at the time a writer of pulp fiction who went on to found the Scientology religion.

Unknown (magazine)

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He became a "highly idiosyncratic" writer of science fiction after being taken under the wing of editor John W. Campbell, who published many of Hubbard's short stories and also serialized a number of well-received novelettes that Hubbard wrote for Campbell's magazines Unknown and Astounding Science Fiction.
Other notable stories included several well-received novels by L. Ron Hubbard and short stories such as Manly Wade Wellman's "When It Was Moonlight" and Fritz Leiber's "Two Sought Adventure", the first in his Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser series.

Jack Parsons (rocket engineer)

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In August 1945 Hubbard moved into the Pasadena mansion of John "Jack" Whiteside Parsons.
In 1945 Parsons separated from Helen after having an affair with her sister Sara; when Sara left him for L. Ron Hubbard, he conducted the Babalon Working, a series of rituals designed to invoke the Thelemic goddess Babalon to Earth.

Affirmations (L. Ron Hubbard)

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It does not list an author, but it is widely believed to have been written by L. Ron Hubbard, a few years before he established Dianetics (1950), which formed the basis for Scientology (1952).

To the Stars (novel)

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Working from a trailer in a run-down area of North Hollywood, Hubbard sold a number of science fiction stories that included his Ole Doc Methuselah series and the serialized novels The End Is Not Yet and To the Stars.
To the Stars is a science fiction novel by American writer L. Ron Hubbard.

Fear (Hubbard novella)

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These included Fear, Final Blackout and Typewriter in the Sky.
Fear is a psychological thriller-horror novella by American writer L. Ron Hubbard, which first appeared in the magazine Unknown Fantasy Fiction in July 1940.

Reactive mind

Bad or painful experiences were stored as what he called "engrams" in a "reactive mind".
The reactive mind is a concept in the Scientology religion formulated by L. Ron Hubbard, referring to that portion of the human mind that is unconscious and operates on stimulus-response, to which Hubbard attributed most mental, emotional, and psychosomatic ailments:

USS YP-422

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After a brief stint censoring cables, Hubbard's request for sea duty was approved and he reported to a Neponset, Massachusetts shipyard which was converting a trawler into a gunboat to be classified as USS YP-422.
YP-422 was briefly commanded by Lieutenant L. Ron Hubbard, later known as the controversial founder of Scientology.

Mary Sue Hubbard

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One of the indicted was Hubbard's wife Mary Sue Hubbard.
Mary Sue Hubbard (née Whipp; June 17, 1931 – November 25, 2002 ) was the third wife of L. Ron Hubbard, from 1952 until his death in 1986.

Lieutenant (junior grade)

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Hubbard was commissioned as a Lieutenant (junior grade) in the U.S. Naval Reserve on July 19, 1941.

Marjorie Cameron

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The "elemental" arrived a few days later in the form of Marjorie Cameron, who agreed to participate in Parsons's rites.
Unbeknownst to Cameron, Parsons had just finished a series of rituals using Enochian magic with his friend and lodger L. Ron Hubbard, all with the intent of attracting an "elemental" woman to be his lover.

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Hubbard knew and associated with writers such as Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, L. Sprague de Camp and A. E. van Vogt.
In 1950, van Vogt was briefly appointed as head of L. Ron Hubbard's Dianetics operation in California.

Scientology: A History of Man

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He promulgated Scientology through a series of lectures, bulletins and books such as A History of Man ("a cold-blooded and factual account of your last sixty trillion years") and Scientology: 8-8008 ("With this book, the ability to make one's body old or young at will, the ability to heal the ill without physical contact, the ability to cure the insane and the incapacitated, is set forth for the physician, the layman, the mathematician and the physicist.")
Scientology: A History of Man is a book by L. Ron Hubbard, first published in 1952 under the title What To Audit by the Scientific Press of Phoenix.

Babalon Working

The two men collaborated on the "Babalon Working", a sex magic ritual intended to summon an incarnation of Babalon, the supreme Thelemite Goddess.
The Babalon Working was a series of magic ceremonies or rituals performed from January to March 1946 by author, pioneer rocket-fuel scientist, and occultist Jack Parsons and Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard.