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CONCORD — Dr. Who fans have reason to celebrate The traveling Doctor Who Festival and Exhibit, sponsored by the Dr. Who Fan Club of America. will make a New England stopover in New Hampshire tomorrow from 5 p m. to 1 a.m. in the Highway Hotel

The event marks the first major Doctor Who production to come to this area, as well as the first time any of the Doctors have made an appearance in New Hampshire

Guest speaker for the Doctor Who Festival will be the second actor to have portrayed the Doctor, the cosmic hobo himself, Patrick Troughton, who played Doctor Who from 1966 to 1969 Although Troughton rarely makes personal appearances. he says tie is enthusiastic about making his East Coast debut in New Hampshire

Patrick Troughton comes by his reputation as the cosmic hobo honestly. His stage presence and antics are outrageous, his "stage-side" manner is intimate and sincere, according to the fan club His. question-and-answer forum will be lively and his autograph photograph session, where he plans to meet every fan. promises more fun, the club said.

In addition to presenting the Doctor, the Festival will be packed with many Who memories. Videos that span the history of "Who" and video clips will he shown on a giant 10- by 19-foot screen The fan club shows the latest episodes in the British P.A.L., a mode with a higher resolution factor than the American mode). The color and special events are richer than an thing on TV, the club said

There will be a costume contest and the sponsors are urging every one to wear something "Who" related "Whoever" has on any type of Doctor IA ho costume will win a dour prize Categories are any Doctor. any companion, and any foe.

The Doctor Who Fan Club of America also will bring along its exhibit. "Twenty-two Years Through Time and Space," and Doctor Who merchandise from all over the world

Tickets may be obtained through any Ticketron outlet. Information on the Festival also he obtained by contacting Channel 11.

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