531 entries in Articles / Magic History
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Hocus Pocus Junior The originall of Legerdemaine, and how it come first into this Kingdome
1634 5
Kurt Perels Produktionen egyptischer Zauberkünstler on Egyptian magic and stunts
Related to Jan. 1897
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 5)
77
Kurt Perels Produktionen egyptischer Zauberkünstler II. on Egyptian magic and stunts
Related to Feb. 1897
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 6)
93
Kurt Perels Produktionen egyptischer Zauberkünstler III. on Egyptian magic and stunts
Related to Mar. 1897
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7)
108
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die weisse Magie on the history of white magic, Philadelphia, Pinetti, Compars Hermann, Ludwig Döbler, Robert-Houdin
1903 6
Carl Willmann Verschiedenes Prof. C. Herrmann from Vienna, magic in Brazil, Dr. Costa Brito, old playing cards and history of playing cards, cheated magic dealer anecdote
Oct. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 10)
159
Louis Nikola Argument
  • History of memorized/stacked decks in magic
  • Basic description of some features of the Nikola system
1927 9
Adolph Kämpfer Gründungsverammlung Protocol of the founding meeting of the Swiss Magic Cercle MRS, short descriptions of performances by Dr. Jaks, Borosco, Oscarelly, Mr. Kellerhals and Maurice Rolly
1939
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 1 No. 1)
1
L'assemblée générale à Berne, 7. mais 1030 report of the first annual general meeting of the magic circle Switzerland in Berne, 1939
1939
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 1 No. 2)
22
Edwin Leist-Bernini Kassner in Bern on Alois Kassner performing in the Corso theatre in Berne and meeting him afterwards, Dr. Münch, Oscarelli, Hans-Paul Wipf, Paul Schwab
1940
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 2 No. 1)
28
Adolph Kämpfer Bartholomeo Boscos verratener Trick. on Bosco and his broken and restored watch trick, written as Adolphe Lagos
1941
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 1)
5
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Der magische Ring der Schweiz on the magic circle Switzerland
Also published here Feb. 1941 7
Voici 70 ans qu'est décédé le Maitre Robert-Houdin 70th death anniversary of Robert-Houdin, Méliès
June 1941 2
Neues aus Genf on the two magic clubs in Geneva
Mar. 1942
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 3)
3
Le Théâtre Robert-Houdin (1845-1925) "Das Theater Robert-Houdin (1845-1925)" picture of Robert-Houdins theatre after 1901
Nov. 1942
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 11)
1
Ein seltenes Dokument on the first Swiss magic magazine "Cagliostro" by Adolphe Blind from 1879, followed by french translation "Un document rare"
Jan. 1945 5
Antonio Diavolo on Robert-Houdin's Antonio Diavolo, followed by french translation
Mar. 1945 13
Jean Marc Bujard Le Dernier Rendez-Vous de Jakstanley avec J.M. Bujard on Bujard meeting Stanley Jaks a last time before he left for the USA, show in Zürich with picture
1946
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 8 No. 2)
1
Dr Vilmos Lénard with picture of Lénard, magicians in Germany during the war
Jan. 1946 11
La psychologie de la prestidigitation newspaper clipping from 1893 on the psychology of magic, Binet, Méliès, Arnould, Raynaly, followed by german translation "Die Psychologie der Zauberkunst"
Mar. 1947 7
The Birth of a Rabbit on Mary Toft
Dec. 1948 490
Paris 1947 on the Congrès Magique International, Willane, Edeling, Miss Elisa, Borosko, Niberco
1948
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 9 No. 2&3)
8
Charles-Emile "Prof. Rex" Sauty Le Congrès magique international review of the first FISM convention 1948 in Lausanne, followed by german translation "Internationaler magischer Kongress"
Sep. 1948
La Baguette Magique (Issue 23&24)
2
Dr. William Weyeneth Les concours du Congrès magique de Lausanne short description of all acts who performed at FISM Lausanne 1948, followed by german translation "Wettbewerb des magischen Kongresses"
Sep. 1948
La Baguette Magique (Issue 23&24)
4
Joseph Leeming How We Got Our Pack of Cards History of playing cards
1949 1
Paul Fleming Kellar the Magician on Harry Kellar
Nov. 1949 597
Neues aus USA on Stanley Jaks performing on a cruise ship, meeting Fu Manchu in Buenos Aires
1950
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 11 No. 1)
8
Prologue - Of Coins and Conjuring History of Coin Magic
1952 xv
Bruce Elliott Dr. Elliott about Dr. James W. Elliott
Mar. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 250)
998
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Liste der Preisgewinner list of FISM winners in Geneva 1952
1952
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 13 No. 6)
68
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Versammlung der Delegierten und Protokoll on FISM 1952 in Geneva, Dr. Oltramare Kuartz, Borgeaud
1952
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 13 No. 6)
69
Hans "Severus" Ernst Beckerelli-Gedenkfeier commemoration of Jean Beckerelli in St. Gallen 1953, Eiberle, Oscarelli, Albinotti, Ben Karo, Edoardo, Brunori, Paini, Sasso, Olaf Spell, Old Brecht, Bucheli, Man-Tho, Eperny
1953
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 14 No. 6)
153
Jay Marshall, Dr. Jacob Daley Double Tribute Dr. Daley's notes for the speech and the program of the Nate Leipzig memorial in 1954 in New York
Mar. 1954
The New Phoenix (Issue 302)
8
Jay Marshall The Jinx on The Jinx and Theo Annemann
Oct. 1954
The New Phoenix (Issue 317)
71
Najaros Le Club de Magiciens de Neuchatel founding of the magic circle of Neuchatel in 1950
1954
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 15 No. 4)
218
Peter Graef, Jay Marshall Keller, The Worlds Greatest Magician notes on Kellar's programm from October 1900 and his tricks
Dec. 1955
The New Phoenix (Issue 323)
100
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Ich habe Sorcar gesehen!!! detailed report on Sorcar copying Kalanag
1955
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 16 No. 5)
335
Harry Houdini Magic Made Easy / Houdini's Magic Book catalog reprint
Feb. 1956
The New Phoenix (Issue 341-2)
179
Martin Gardner The Curiosities of Peirce History of mathematical card tricks, history of Charles Peirce's work
1956 2
Various The Afghan Bands Moebius strip used for magic, provides the basic method and a history/bibliography of the Moebius strip in magic (Afghan Bands was named by Prof Hoffmann)
1956 70
Lin Searles All the Sad Young Card Men "un unpopular history of modern card magic"
Related to Oct. 1960
Ibidem (Issue 22)
25
Jay Marshall Chicago: Magic City reprint from Rogue Magazine, with pictures of Marshall Brodien, Johnny Platt, Senator Crandall, Frank Everhart
1961
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961)
40
A Real Chinese Magician on Mr. Chu from Hong Kong, pictures of Chu and his shop
1961
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961)
81
Aus der Geschichte der Zauberkunst quote by Plinius and magic in the bible
  • Magie in der Bibel
1961
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 22 No. 1)
19
Faucett Ross The Manuscript Story How the $20 manuscript was put together
1962 7
Dai Vernon Sales Letter The letter introducing the prospectus that described the ten effects to be included in the $20 manuscript
1962 10
Faucett Ross The Prospectus Faucett's description of the ten Vernon miracles that was submitted to Fulton Oursler
1962 11
Hans "Severus" Ernst Streiflichter über 25 Jahre Magischer Ring der Schweiz history of the magic circle Switzerland, Oskar Rey, H.P. Wipf, Stanley Jaks, Kellerhals, Maurice Rolly, Borsoko, Sauty, Alfred Gysler, Borgeaud, Hans-Jörg Friedli, Weyeneth, Andra, Charly Tschan, Willy Bucheli, Werner Wirth, Claude Bercantal, Alwelli, Fritz Hügli, Carl Albek, Carl, Lips, Paulus I, Paul Schwab, Alfred Chapuis, Werner Minnig, Wilfried van Klaveren, Hermann Hediger, Hans Joos, Paul Altherr, Emilio Eiberle, Henri Bagnoud, Kalanag, Charles Léonard, Carlo Vanoli
1964
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 25 No. 1&2)
3
Paul Curry Chapter Two: The Old, Old Tricks magic history, Egyptian magicians, The Discovery of Witchcraft, Charles Dickens, Cagliostro, Pinetti, Robert-Houdin
1965 11
Paul Curry Chapter Three: The Magician's Image on Alexander Herrmann, Hoffmann's Modern Magic, Harry Kellar, Howard Thurston
1965 37
Paul Curry Chapter Four: Houdini and After on Harry Houdini, T. Nelson Downs, Nate Leipzig, Fred Keating, Joseph Dunninger, Emil Jarrow, Ade Duval, Cardini, Jack Gwynne
1965 47
Paul Curry Chapter Five: The New Conjurers on Milbourne Christopher, amateur magicians, famous actors, authors and other celebrities, who did magic, John Scarne, Clayton Rawson, Jimmy Grippo
1965 65
Paul Curry Chapter Six: What Became of Gravity on the Indian Rope Trick, levitation
1965 79
Paul Curry Chapter Seven: Into Thin Air on disappearance
1965 101
Paul Curry Made Whole Again on sawing a person in half
1965 137
Paul Curry Chapter Nine: Ties that Do Not Bind on escapes
1965 153
Paul Curry Chapter Ten: The Power of Thought on mentalism and the history of the two person telepathy
1965 173
Paul Curry Chapter Eleven: Of Things to Come on predictions
1965 193
Paul Curry Chapter Twelve: The Quick and the Dead on spiritualism, seance, Fox Sisters, Davenport brothers
1965 205
Jay Marshall, Jack Gwynne Houdini and Ponzi Gwynne anecdote of the rooster called Ponzi Gwynne, pictures of correspondence from Houdini to Jack Gwynne
1966
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66)
9
Jack Gwynne in U.S.O. picture of Jack Gwynne, Oswald Rae and Eddie Joseph in India
1966
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66)
24
Beauty of Magic on Celeste Evans, with picture
1966
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66)
60
93 Years Ago - A Lady Magician on Madame Cora
1966
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66)
61
Picture from the Jack Gwynne collection picture with True Duvall, Anne Gwynne and Swan Cardini
1966
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66)
64
Peter Wilker Bei Z im Lexikon: Zauberkunst definition of magic, history
Related to 1966
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 27 No. 3)
39
Peter Wilker Bei Z im Lexikon: Zauberkunst - Fortsetzung definition of magic, history
Related to 1966
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 27 No. 4)
63
Peter Wilker Interview mit Bill + Irene Larsen on meeting the Larsens in Interlaken, Furegati, Ed Keener, magic scene in the US
1966
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 27 No. 5&6)
70
Peter Wilker Bei Z im Lexikon: Zauberkunst definition of magic, history
Related to 1966
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 27 No. 5&6)
77
Peter Wilker Bei Z im Lexikon: Zauberkunst definition of magic, history
Related to 1967
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 28 No. 2)
20
Peter Wilker Bei Z im Lexikon: Zauberkunst definition of magic, history
Related to 1967
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 28 No. 3)
39
Karrell Fox with pictures
1968
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1967-68)
3
Magic Slept Here on the mattress in the Charlie Miller Suite
1968
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1967-68)
35
Martin Gardner Martin Gardner on Afghan Bands History on Mobius strips in magic
1968 125
Gene Anderson Historical Methods Description of different methods (Al Baker, Slydini, Page, Elmsley, Grant, Neil Foster)
1968 135
Roger Jaquet L'histoire du Concours Magicus on the Concours Magicus, Adolphe Blind, Maguiquette
1969
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 30 No. 4)
67
Salute to Our Collectors on collectors and collections, Dr. Albo, James Findlay, Senator Crandall, Milbourne Christopher, Houdini
1970
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
3
Frances Ireland Marshall Love & The Magic Collector on Jay Marshall's collection, with picture
1970
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
9
Harry Houdini The Romance of Magical Collecting on his collection
Also published here
  • in "Magic" Vol. 2n No. 9. December, 1910
1970
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
12
Frances Ireland Marshall The Brotherhood of Magic pictures of the Marshall collection, a young Harry Blackstone sr., Houdini, Davenports, Compars Hermann, Alexander Hermann, Theo Hardeen, Nicola, Howard Thruston, Harry Thurston, Von Arx
1970
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
17
Hans Meyer 20 Jahre MCB history of the magic club of Berne, Paul Schwab, Alwelli
1970
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 31 No. 1)
8
Werner "Walt Nelson" Nussbaumer Einweihung in Lausanne on the Theatre Bercantal in Lausanne
1971
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 32 No. 2)
38
Oscar "Oscarelli" Rey Dies schrieb Oscar Rey 1941 on the magic circle Switzerland
Also published here 1971
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 32 No. 5)
84
Der Zauberring München hilft mit on the magic club of Munich
1971
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 32 No. 6)
104
Jeff Busby General, Historical, and Cardmen Type Notes crediting information
1973 11
Robert Albo, Eric C. Lewis, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Bambergs and Okito
1973 1
Robert Albo, David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg, Eric C. Lewis Fu-Manchu - History & Show
1973 191
Al Mann The Center Tear Controversy on the history of the first publishing of the center tear, includes Baker, Thompson, Loraine, Dunninger, Sunshine, plus other takes on the center tear, The Sans Tear Center Method (Annemann), The Unseen Tear (Ron Baillie) and Sealed and Torn Messages (Al Mann)
Related to 1976 13
Patrick Page A Short History of Magic
1976 11
Robert Albo, Patrick Page, Marvin Burger Magic Craftsman Past and Present
  • England
  • Germany
  • United States of America
1976 1
Geschichte der Magie - Pinetti à Versailles on a letter of a witness of a show by Pinetti
Also published here
  • "Le Journal de la Prestidigitation" January 1975
1976
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 37 No. 1)
11
Peter Wilker Geschichte der Magie - Der Teufelshut on Joseph Michael Hartz's "A Devil of a Hat"
1976
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 37 No. 2)
51
Peter Wilker Herr Dr. Kopp und die Spielkarten on Peter Kopp from the historical museum in Basel and old Swiss playing cards
1976
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 37 No. 4)
108
Karl Fulves 1 - The Art of the Impossible
1977 1
Karl Fulves Magic and Its Professors
1977 7
Karl Fulves 10 - Ultimate Impossibilities
1977 179
Karl Fulves de Kolta's Inventions
1977 183
Karl Fulves Egyptian Hall Mysteries
1977 183
Karl Fulves Howard Thurston
1977 185
Karl Fulves The Bullet Catch
1977 185
Karl Fulves Selbit's Mile a Minute on P. T. Selbit's inventions
1977 187
Karl Fulves Le Roy and De Biere
1977 188
Karl Fulves Horace Goldin
1977 188
Karl Fulves Maurice Raymond
1977 190
Karl Fulves Harry Houdini
1977 190
Peter Wilker Geschichte der Magie - Karl Germain's "Reis und Wasser" on Karl Germain and other stories
  • Allerlei Missgeschicke. Die Idee eines Experten
  • Pech für Silent Mora
  • Pech für Howard Thurston
  • Stanley Jaks auf dem gewissen Örtchen
1977
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 38 No. 1)
15
Peter Wilker Die älteste Zauberliteratur on old magic literature, Discoverie of Witchcraft, The Art of Jugging or Legerdemaine, Hocus Pocus jr.
Related to 1977
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 38 No. 2)
57
Peter Wilker Die älteste Zauberliteratur on old magic literature, Discoverie of Witchcraft, Hocus Pocus jr., the most important tricks in the 16ht and 17th century
Related to 1977
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 38 No. 4)
152
Ross Bertram The Coinmasters
1978 1
Al Mann Another Chapter on the Center Tear on the history of the Center Tear, on Joe Ovette, Annemann, Sid Lorraine
1978 12
Al Mann What is it? letter from Sid Lorraine to Al Mann about the history of the Center Tear, comments by Mann and xerox of Lorraine's notes from 1928, copy of the manuscript "What is it?" by Joseph Ovette from 1931
1978 12
Al Mann Don Pedro story of Don Pedro from Buenos Aires, witnessing a center tear and ashes on arm routine in 1926
1978 18
Peter Wilker Die älteste Zauberliteratur on old magic literature
  • Techniken, Finessen und psychologische Kniffe
Related to 1978
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 39 No. 1)
24
Peter Wilker Die älteste Zauberliteratur on old magic literature
Related to 1978
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 39 No. 2)
44
Mario Carrandi Jr. Magic Posters reprint of posters, Thurston, Kellar, Houdini, Brindamour, Germain,Alexander, Rouclere, LeRoy, Talma, Bosco, Chung Ling Soo, Levante, Chang, Chefalo, Carter, Okito
1978/76 265
Sandy Spillman Dunninger, The Man and the Myth on Dunninger
  • Electric Quality
  • Write Something Hard
  • Distributed Envelopes
  • The Program
  • Errors were Impressive
  • The Skeptics
  • Professional License
1979
Magick (Issue 225)
1125
Barry Wiley The Indescribable Phenomenon on Anna Eva Fay
  • Compared with Houdini
  • She Excited her Audience
  • Featured a Two-Part Routine
  • The Cabinet Act
  • The Question-Answering Routine
  • At the Rate of Three a Minute
  • Exposures Brought Headlines
  • Always Available to Reporters
  • Call her an 'Actress'
1979
Magick (Issue 231)
1155
Rückkehr der grossen Zauberschau? on the large magic shows by Okito, Kassner, Thurston, Kalanag, Dante, Sorcar, Doug Henning, Blackstone Jr.
1979
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 40 No. 2)
60
Hugh Riley In the Beginning there was Man historical notes / assumptions on mentalism
  • Past Tense, Future Perfect
  • Impression Methods
  • The Data Bank
  • Girolamo Scotto
  • Second-Sight Acts
  • One-Man Mentalism
1980
Magick (Issue 261)
1305
Marcus R. Henvit The Amazing Newmann on C. A. George Newmann
1981
Magick (Issue 275)
1375
Stuart R. Patterson, David Britland Dealarama pictures of magic shops in London, International Magic Shop, Repro Magic, Martin Breese, London Magic Centre, Alan Alan's Magic Spot, Davenport & Co, Ace Place Magic Studi
1981
Babel (Issue 1)
16
Stuart R. Patterson, David Britland Repro 71 article on the magic shop "Repro 71" by Geoff Maltby
1981
Babel (Issue 2)
8
John Ramsay Ramsay Reminiscences on Professor Morgan, Charlier, Old Malabar, Barnum, Magic Circle, Will Goldston, J. O'Neill Fisher, Charles Morrit, Horace Goldin, Chung Ling Soo, P. T. Selbit, Lewis Davenport, Dr. Byrd-Page, Walford Bodie, Allam Shaw, Nate Leipzig, Ernest Thorn, Max Sterling, Bob Gysel, Will Blyth, Dai Vernon, Max Holden, John Mulholland, Jack Salvin, G. W. Hunter, Edward G. Brown, Victor Farelli, The Flying Sorcerers, FISM 1950, Slydini, Francis Carlyle, FISM 1958, John Howe, Milbourne Christopher
1982 73
Robert Albo Magic Collectors on different collections and collectors around the world, Houdini, John McManus, Victor Barbour, Charles Larson, Morris Young, Charles Kalish, Jacque Voignier, Rüdiger Deutsch, Topper Martyn, Edwin Dawes, Robert Lund etc
1982 3
Robert Albo Okito Show on Okito's show performed around 1906 in Europe
  • The Act
1982 11
Robert Albo A Brief Outline of Other Okito Programs
  • Early Program (about 1904-06)
  • 1920 (At the Empress Theatre, Brixton, England)
  • 1921. Maskelyne's Theatre
1982 27
Magic Apparatus with pictures from various collections of props and magic sets, Rüdiger Deutsch, Leslie Cole, Clayton Albright, Ken Klosterman, Raphael Ellenbogen, David Price, Robert Lund, Prentis Taylor, Francois Voignier, Joe Stevens, Mario Carrandi, Claude Klingsor, Hans "Wittus" Witt, Topper Martyn
1982 232
Robert Albo Dr. Albo's Collection of Magic Apparatus pictures of tricks by Thayer, Klingl, Bartl, Hofzinser, Eric Lewis, Martinka, Bland, Conradi, Okito, P&L, Abbott, Willmann, Owen, Abbott, Baker, John Gaughan, Burtini, Olson, Roterberg, Hughes
1982 333
Peter Wilker Eröffnung des Zauberschlössli Grenchen on the magic club house Zaubertürmli in Grenchen, Roberto Furegati, Peter Wilker, Pino Pan, Roberto Giobbi, Orsani, Andreas Glocker, José Mercier, Sveroni, Erino, Christoph Borer, Ernst Lüthy
1983
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 44 No. 6)
162
Al Mann Phone-Voyance history of tricks over the phone
Related to
  • John Northern Hillard's "Twentieth Century Telepathy" in "The Sphinx", Vol. 3; No. 12, 1905
1984 6
Walter B. Gibson Reflections in a Wizard's Eye - Part I on the relationship of the Jinx and Phoenix
  • The Jinx Special
  • Enter the Phoenix
  • Origin of the Name
  • Getting Elliot Involved
  • And the Bird Takes Flight
  • The Ready-Made Subscription List
  • Where I Bowed Out
Related to Oct. 1986
Magick (Issue 379)
1895
Walter B. Gibson Reflections in a Wizard's Eye - Part II memories of Annemann, Dunninger, Stebbins, Hellstroem, Zancig, Bert Reese, Claude Golden, Bob Sherman
  • The Mind Readers
  • Ted Annemann
  • Mentalism-Bashing
  • The Si Stebbins Act
  • Palace Movie House
  • The Bits and Pieces
  • Si Stebbins in Person
  • The Show That Never Was
Related to Nov. 1986
Magick (Issue 381)
1905
Eugene Burger 6. Mesmer, Imagination, and Suggestion
1986 30
Eugene Burger 7. The Summer-Land
1986 32
Eugene Burger 8. "One of the Great Points of Psychic Evolution" Fox Sisters
1986 34
Eugene Burger 11. Master Mediums
  • Henry Slade
  • Florence Cook
  • D. D. Home
1986 57
Eugene Burger 20. History
1986 166
Barry Wiley The Piddingtons - "You Bet the Judge" - Part I
  • Genesis of the Act
  • "You Be the Judge"
  • The Airwaves
  • A Fertile Audience
  • A 'Marketing Campaign'
  • 'Live to the Air'
  • The Piddington Show
Related to Dec. 1987
Magick (Issue 399)
1995
Robin Robin, Pamela Young Vernonana Portfolio Photos (with captions) of various Vernon-related memorabilia throughout history, collected from Bruce Cervon, Bill Bowers, Irene Larsen, Bill Larsen and Faucett.
1988 vii
Barry Wiley The Piddingtons - "You Bet the Judge" - Part II
  • Nothing is Easy
  • Their Approach
  • The BBC Shows
  • Confounding the Skeptics
  • ... and Earning Plaudits
  • Palladium Bound
  • America Calls
  • Mentalism in the Modern Manner
  • The 10,000-Pound Question
Related to Feb. 1988
Magick (Issue 401)
2005
John Nevil Maskelyne Jacques de Vaucanson - The Mechanical Genius
1989 12
John Nevil Maskelyne Robert-Houdin's Automata also on the Jaquet-Droz family (called Le Droz)
1989 14
Sixty Years is a Long Time "The Maskelyne Family story reprinted from their 'Diamond Jubilee Programme' 1873 to 1933"
1989 23
Will Ayling The Rising Cards (History and Comment)
1991 5
Stephen Minch Introduction
1991 1
Stephen Minch (reviewer) Le Premiére Partie des Subtiles et Plaisantes Inventions & The Discoverie of Witchcraft (1584) 1991 2
Stephen Minch J. N. Hofzinser (1806-1875)
1991 27
Mark Walker Magic's Fabulous Baker Boys "Jack and Wyman Baker: Kings of the Midnight Spookers"
Related to Sep. 1991
Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1)
28
Sidney H. Radner Water Torture Cell
Nov. 1991
Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3)
28
Carlos Alberto Molinari Dinastia Bamberg on the Bamberg dynasty
Also published here
  • "Fake", 1966.
1992 72
Restaurant Magic Down Under on the history of restaurant magic in Australia
Nov./Dec. 1992
The Magic Menu (Vol. 3 No. 14)
145
Mark Trimble Silk in the 90's on silk magic
Related to Apr. 1992
Magic (Vol. 1 No. 8)
20
John Booth Who Created the Word "Escapologist?"
July 1992
Magic (Vol. 1 No. 11)
30
Richard Kaufman The Mystery of T. Nelson Downs and Charles T. Jordan - Part One
  • Inner-Workings
Related to Aug. 1992
Magic (Vol. 1 No. 12)
46
Richard L. Berry Blackstone's Greatest Illusion
Sep. 1992
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 1)
38
Richard Kaufman The Mystery of T. Nelson Downs and Charles T. Jordan - Part Two
  • Inner-Workings
Related to Sep. 1992
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 1)
48
Mike Caveney Thurston: Where Has All The Magic Gone?
Related to Oct. 1992
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 2)
30
Jim Steinmeyer Thurston's Secrets: Collected and Otherwise
  • Sawing a Woman in Halves
  • The Girl and the Rabbit
Oct. 1992
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 2)
34
Bill McIlhany The Houdini Spirit Lecture - An Historical Reconstruction
Dec. 1992
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 4)
32
Richard Robinson The Magic Tax on a news clipping from 1865, on spiritualist Charles J. Colchester paying tayes
Also published here
  • "Magicol" Nr. 101
Sep. 1992
Vibrations (Vol. 15 No. 3)
5
Richard Kaufman The Evolution of The Tom-Foolery Magic Bar Theatre
  • 1965-1966 The Shed (Waupun, Wisconsin)
  • 1974-1975 The Abbey (Atlanta, Georgia)
  • 1976-1977 Clarence Fosters (Atlanta, Georgia)
  • 1978-1987 The Tom-Foolery Magic Bar Theatre (Atlanta, Georgia)
  • Doty and His Plan
  • The Setup Behind the Bar and the Servante
  • The Music System
1992 23
Jerry Mentzer Success and the Forks Hotel ln the Forks hotel
1993 29
Mike Caveney Wenii Magazine on Wenii written by Caveney, Anderson and Martin Lewis
1993 74
George Johnstone The Story Behind The Story Blackstone show in 1942
Jan. 1993
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 5)
40
Daniel Stashower Salon de Magie: Ken Klosterman's Gold Mine of History
Related to Mar. 1993
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 7)
32
Byron Walker Independence Day Magic
Related to July 1993
Magic (Vol. 2 No. 11)
44
Mac King, Mike Caveney Art Of Illusion posters
Sep. 1993
Magic (Vol. 3 No. 1)
32
Al Mann Houdini the Mentalist
Also published here
  • Jerry Page's "Spicy Armadillo Stories"
Dec. 1993
Vibrations (Vol. 16 No. 6)
11
Jim Steinmeyer Fooled Again on Dr. Hooker's Rising Cards and John Gaughan
Related to Jan. 1994
Magic (Vol. 3 No. 5)
36
John Fareed Grand Illusions: The Art & Practice of Magic Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser
  • Great Collections: The Memory of Magic
Aug. 1994
Magic (Vol. 3 No. 12)
42
Mike Caveney The Ghosts Of Eddyville on The Great Raymond
Oct. 1994
Magic (Vol. 4 No. 2)
38
Ian Keable-Elliott Cinema & Magic: The Formative Years
Oct. 1994
Magic (Vol. 4 No. 2)
50
Dick Newton Charles Dickens: The Unparalleled Necromancer!
Dec. 1994
Magic (Vol. 4 No. 4)
42
Roberto Giobbi A Brief History of Playing Cards
Related to 1995 5
Robert E. Neale 4. Early Conjuring Performances
  • The Doll (Cubio)
  • The Bull-roarer
  • The Shaking Tent
  • The Rope
Also published here 1995 39
Eugene Burger 5. Stories of the Origin of Magic
  • Stories of the Beginning
  • The Magic Behind the Magic
  • The Economic-political Theory
  • Shamanism and the Origin of Conjuring
  • Deception in the Animal World
Also published here 1995 57
William Schmeelk Magic At The New York World's Fair
May 1995
Magic (Vol. 4 No. 9)
42
David Charvet Houdini's Last Wish Fulfilled?
June 1995
Magic (Vol. 4 No. 10)
46
Mike Caveney "The Levitation" on Carter's levitation
July 1995
Magic (Vol. 4 No. 11)
57
David Charvet Beatrice Houdini
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Magic (Vol. 5 No. 2)
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David Charvet Houdini: The Film That Perpetuated The Legend
Oct. 1995
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 2)
64
Robert Lund Magic excerpt from "Michigan History"
Dec. 1995
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 4)
55
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 1
Jan. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 5)
46
Mike Caveney The Blue Room
Jan. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 5)
52
Charles Reynolds Magie et Illusionisme
Jan. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 5)
60
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 2 - Houdini Goes To The Movies
Feb. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 6)
36
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 4 - The Medium Is The Message actually part 3
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Magic (Vol. 5 No. 7)
42
Bob Schoof Ray's Place: A Visit To The Mini-Museum Of Magic
Mar. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 7)
54
Brian Lead Lafayette: The Last Act 85 Years Later
Apr. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 8)
28
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 4 - Dante's Movie Career
Apr. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 8)
39
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 5 - David Bamberg's Film Career
May 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 9)
40
John Booth The Koh-I-Noor of Magic: 109 Carats of Mystery Indian rope trick
May 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 9)
52
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 6 - Hollywood's Magical Crime Fighters
June 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 10)
36
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 7 - Not Larger Than His Life
  • Calvert Films on Video
July 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 11)
39
David Charvet A Century of "Tall Grass" Showmen Bringing Magic to the Small (and not-so-small) Towns across America
  • 1900-1950
    • Mc Donald Birch
    • Virgil
  • 1950-1975
    • Ken Griffin
    • Stan Kramien
  • 1975-1996
    • Mark Evans
Related to Aug. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 12)
44
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 8 - Side Show: The Magical Cinema of Tod Browning
Aug. 1996
Magic (Vol. 5 No. 12)
65
Elizabeth Warlock A Jewel Among Rings: 60 Years Of British Ring Conventions
Related to Sep. 1996
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 1)
38
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 9 - From Chatrand to Chandu: Edmund Lowe as Magician
Sep. 1996
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 1)
45
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 10 - Usually Behind The Camera: Magical Movie Consultants
Oct. 1996
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 2)
43
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 11 - Legends Of Magic And The Movies: Orson Welles & Channing Pollock
Related to Nov. 1996
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 3)
39
Bill McIlhany Magic And The Movies: Part 12 - Miscellaneous Moments Of Movie Magic: Addenda and Corrigenda
Dec. 1996
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 4)
41
Mike Caveney Alexander Herrmann and the Bullet Catch
Dec. 1996
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 4)
52
Steve Beam The Complete History of Thimble Magic "(Revised, and the revised again.)"
1997 207
Christopher Woodward The Magic of the London Palladium
Related to Feb. 1997
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 6)
40
Jim McKeague Mystery Of Beni Hassan
Related to Mar. 1997
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 7)
52
David Charvet Twins on using twins in magic illusions
June 1997
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 10)
56
Jerry Foley Houdini Exposed... How Else?
June 1997
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 10)
59
David Charvet Magic's Most Unusual Illusion Johnny Eck
June 1997
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 10)
61
Bob Read The French Connection Escamoteur
July 1997
Magic (Vol. 6 No. 11)
56
Eric C. Lewis The Story Of The "Zig-Zag Girl" on Robert Harbin's illusion
Sep. 1997
Magic (Vol. 7 No. 1)
44
Eric C. Lewis The "Walking Zig-Zag" draft for another version of Robert Harbin's illusion by Harbin
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Magic (Vol. 7 No. 1)
46
Gary Brown Magicians Among The Spirits Seances
Oct. 1997
Magic (Vol. 7 No. 2)
46
Brian McCullagh Birth Of The Pearl on Chung Ling Soo's illusion
  • Pearl Revelations
Nov. 1997
Magic (Vol. 7 No. 3)
52
Dondrake The Early Years History of black art
1998 5
Dondrake BlackArt in the Parlor More history on black art
1998 6
Jeff Busby Chapter 1: Historical Prelude on Walter Scott, Eddie McGuire
  • The "Work" Circulates
  • The Phantom's Manuscript Resurfaces
  • A Problem Posed
1998 1
Jeff Busby Chapter 2: New Light on a Legend on Walter Scott, Eddie McGuire
  • What Really Happened That Night
  • Building the Legend
  • Background to Collusion
  • "The Battle of the Century"
  • The Phantom Goes Public
  • A Letter from Charlie Miller
1998 9
David Britland Davenports: The First 100 Years
Jan. 1998
Magic (Vol. 7 No. 5)
42
David Charvet Davenports Centenary Celebration
Mar. 1998
Magic (Vol. 7 No. 7)
46
Edwin A. Dawes The Mighty Midget on The Midget Magician magazine
Mar. 1998
Magic (Vol. 7 No. 7)
48
Leo Behnke The Best Show... I Ever Saw The Blackstone Show of 1001 Wonders
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Magic (Vol. 7 No. 10)
56
Richard Hatch Kalanag And The Vanishing Banknotes
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Magic (Vol. 7 No. 11)
48
Charles E. Taylor The Best Show... I Ever Saw Dante's Sim-Sala-Bim
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Magic (Vol. 8 No. 3)
62
Edwin A. Dawes Faust: Master Of Illusion
Dec. 1998
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 4)
62
Edwin A. Dawes The London Magic Scene in the Second Half of the 20th Century A Brief Ideosyncratic Survey
Mar. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 3)
16
Edwin A. Dawes 1. "A Dream Of Wealth"
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Mar. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 3)
46
Edwin A. Dawes 2. Conjuring for Churchill
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Apr. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 4)
28
Edwin A. Dawes 3. The Great Mirror of Folly
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
May 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 5)
34
Edwin A. Dawes 4. Albertus Magnus and His Enchanted Goblet
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
June 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 6)
42
Edwin A. Dawes 5. "Shine on Harvest Moon"
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
"The Story of Jack Norworth and Nora Bayes"
July 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 7)
38
Edwin A. Dawes 6. The Great Gun Trick / 18. John Henry Anderson and the Pale Green Bonnet
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Aug. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 8)
32
Edwin A. Dawes 7. More Houdiniana
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Sep. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 9)
42
Edwin A. Dawes 8. Leslie Lambert: The Enigma
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Part 1. The Magician Who Disappeared
Oct. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 10)
44
Edwin A. Dawes 9. Leslie Lambert: The Enigma
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Part 2. Lambert as A.J. Alan
Nov. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 11)
44
Michael Edwards Iasia!! on Howard Thurston's illusion
Dec. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 12)
38
Edwin A. Dawes 10. J.N. Maskelyne and a Message From Mars
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Dec. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 12)
48
Martin Ebon Hanussen's Deadly Hubris
Jan. 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 5)
52
Magic: The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Professor Hoffmann (1839-1919)
  • Siegfried & Roy
  • Jay Marshall
  • A.C. Gilbert (1884-1961)
  • Slydini (1901-1991)
  • Harry Houdini (1874-1926)
  • Mark Wilson
  • Erdnase
  • P. T. Selbit (1879-1938)
Related to Jan. 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 5)
58
Cesareo Pelaez The Best Show... I Ever Saw Fu Manchu show
  • David Bamberg as Fu Manchu
Related to Feb. 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 6)
52
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Richiardi Jr. (1923-1985)
  • Walter B. Gibson (1897-1985)
  • Ricky Jay
  • T. Nelson Downs (1869-1938)
  • Alex Elmsley
  • Robert Harbin (1908-1978)
  • Marvyn Roy
  • Dunninger (1892-1975)
  • U. F. Grant (1901-1978)
  • Howard Thurston (1879-1938)
Feb. 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 6)
60
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • René Levand
  • Harlan Tarbell (1890-1960)
  • Lance Burton
  • Eddie Turlock
  • Ed Marlo (1913-1991)
  • Annemann (1907-1942)
  • Ben Chavez (1901-1962
  • Jim Steinmeyer
  • William W. Larsen (1904-1953)
  • Bill Larsen Jr. (1928-1993)
  • Milt Larsen
  • Doug Henning
Mar. 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 7)
54
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Al Baker (1974-1951)
  • Uri Geller
  • Michael Ammar
  • Servais LeRoy (1865-1953)
  • Billy McComb
  • Horace Goldin (1874-1939)
  • Channing Pollock
  • Dariel Fitzkee (1898-1977)
  • Don Wayne
  • John Northern Hilliard (1872-1935)
  • Harry Blackstone Sr. (1885-1965)
  • Harry Blackstone Jr. (1934-1997)
Related to Apr. 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 8)
52
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Fred Kaps (1926-1980)
  • Guy Jarrett (1881-1972)
  • Jeff McBride
  • Gary Ouellet
  • J.B. Bobo (1910-1996)
  • John Scarne (1903-1985)
  • Bob Lund (1925-1995)
  • Harry Lorayne
  • Will Goldston (1878-1948)
  • Okito - Tobias "Theo." Bamberg (1875-1963)
  • Fu Manchu - David Bamberg (1904-1974)
May 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 9)
52
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Al Flosso (1895-1976)
  • Jean Hugard (1872-1959)
  • John Ramsay (1877-1962)
  • Penn & Teller
  • Percy Abbott (1886-1960)
  • Dr. Albert M. Wilson (1885-1930)
  • Roy Benson (1915-1978)
  • John Gaughan
  • Martin Gardner
  • Neil Foster (1921-1988)
  • Nate Leipzig (1873-1939)
  • Frances Marshall
Related to June 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 10)
56
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Max Malini (1873-1942)
  • Lewis Ganson (1913-1980)
  • David Copperfield
  • Charlie Miller (1909-1989)
  • Paul Curry (1917-1986)
  • Eugene Burger
  • Tommy Wonder
  • Larry Jennings (1933-1998)
  • Richard Kaufman
  • Floyd G. Thayer (1877-1959)
  • Karrell Fox (1928-1998)
  • Jack Gwynne (1897-1969)
July 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 11)
54
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Al Koran (1914-1972)
  • S. H. Sharpe (1902-1992)
  • The Pendragons
  • Carl Owen (1889-1975)
  • Alan Wakeling
  • John Mulholland (1898-1970)
  • Mike Caveney
  • Paul Harris
  • Charles Reynolds
  • Russell Swann (1905-1980)
  • Dai Vernon (1894-1992)
Aug. 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 12)
50
Jim Steinmeyer The Joseffy Paradox on Joseph Freud
Sep. 1999
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 1)
44
The Century - Those Who Impacted The Art In America
  • Max Maven
  • Harry Kellar (1849-1922)
  • Don Alan (1926-1999)
  • David Devant (1868-1942)
  • Harry Anderson
  • Stewart James (1908-1996)
  • Marshall Brodien
  • Albert Goshman (1920-1991)
  • Milbourne Christopher (1914-1984)
  • Dante (1883-1955)
  • Cardini (1896-1973)
  • The Century Top Ten
with voting card insert
Sep. 1999
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 1)
60
Jon Racherbaumer Snap Shots biography of Don Alan
2000 xix
Bill McIlhany Don Alan's Magic Ranch on Don Alan's TV-Series Magic Ranch
2000 107
Edwin A. Dawes 11. Jacob Philadelphia
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Jan. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 1)
46
Edwin A. Dawes 12. The Philadelphia and Lichtenberg Affair
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
  • Addendum, 1999
Feb. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 2)
50
Edwin A. Dawes 13. Lichtenberg and Nevil Maskelyne
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Mar. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 3)
58
Edwin A. Dawes 14. The Cardini Playing Cards
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Apr. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 4)
48
Edwin A. Dawes 15. Winstanley's Wonders
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
June 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 6)
46
Edwin A. Dawes 16. Winstanley's Playing Cards and "Waterworkes"
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
July 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 7)
52
Edwin A. Dawes 17. Winstanley's Curious Barrel
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Aug. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 8)
56
Edwin A. Dawes 18. I've Got Him on my List, W.S. Gilbert
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Sep. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 9)
52
Edwin A. Dawes 19. The Electric and Great Cyclogeotic Retroreminisceent Clairvoyant Telegraph Company
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Nov. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 11)
64
Todd Karr Chasing Sidney Clarke
Dec. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 12)
20
Edwin A. Dawes 20. Laughing Gas - First Whiff
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Dec. 2000
Genii (Vol. 63 No. 12)
62
Martin Lewis The Magic Cellar Saloon
July/Aug. 2000
The Magic Menu (Vol. 10 No. 60)
697
Jim Steinmeyer Devant's Trickiest Trick on The Mascot Moth
Jan. 2000
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 5)
44
The Mascot Moth: Photographically Illustrated by Bill Taylor
Jan. 2000
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 5)
48
Mark Walker Baltimore: A City of Fraternal Magi
Related to Feb. 2000
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 6)
62
John Moehring Busking for Big Bucks
Apr. 2000
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 8)
62
Peter Reveen The Best Show... I Ever Saw: The Great Virgil "Magicana"
Related to May 2000
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 9)
46
Paul Heller Dick & Fitzgerald: America's First Magic Publishers
Related to May 2000
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 9)
60
McCarl Roberts Dantini The Magnificent
June 2000
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 10)
54
Michael Edwards The Best Show... I Ever Saw: Richiardi - The Incredible World of Magic and Illusion
Related to July 2000
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 11)
46
Mike Caveney Egyptian Hall Museum
Oct. 2000
Magic (Vol. 10 No. 2)
56
Jim Steinmeyer The Jarrett Manifesto
Dec. 2000
Magic (Vol. 10 No. 4)
64
David Britland Further Discoveries on Canasta's psychological forces, painting, boustrophedon, movies, Cy Endfield, reports by Fred Taylor, Doug Gibbard, Basil Horwitz and Roy Walton
2001 11
Graham Jolley Graham Jolley on Chan Canasta and Al Koran with credit info for Koran's Torn and Restored Newspaper from "Routined Manipulation Finale"
Related to 2001 5
Val Andrews My Memories of Chan Canasta
2001 10
Edwin A. Dawes 21. Laughing Gas - Second Whiff
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Mar. 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 3)
38
Edwin A. Dawes 22. Laughing Gas - Yankee Wiff
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Apr. 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 4)
44
Edwin A. Dawes 23. Miss Louise Anderson
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
May 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 5)
54
Joel Miller The Robert-Houdin Fan "A Collector's Personal Quest for One of the Great Souvenirs of the 19th Century"
June 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 6)
46
Edwin A. Dawes 24. Decent Exposure - Houdini Style
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
June 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 6)
62
Edwin A. Dawes 25. Wonders, Wonders, Wonders: Katterfelto, Graham & Denton
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
July 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 7)
46
Edwin A. Dawes 26. Mr. Joseph Jacobs, The Wizard of All Wizards, and Mr. I.K. Brunel, The Wizard of All Engineers
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Aug. 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 8)
44
Michael Claxton A History of Little People in Magic
Sep. 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 9)
24
Edwin A. Dawes 27. Kia Khan Khruse and the Bullet Catch
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Sep. 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 9)
46
Edwin A. Dawes 28. Mr. Love, The Ventriloquist and Polyphonist
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Oct. 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 10)
58
Edwin A. Dawes 29. Mons. D'Auvigney
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Nov. 2001
Genii (Vol. 64 No. 11)
54
Gabe Fajuri Martinka's: Much More Than a Century
Related to Jan. 2001
Magic (Vol. 10 No. 5)
54
John A. McKinven The Best Show... I Ever Saw: Howard Thurston
Apr. 2001
Magic (Vol. 10 No. 8)
56
John Moehring Tricks of the Trade Cards
Related to June 2001
Magic (Vol. 10 No. 10)
52
John Booth The Legendary Robert-Houdin Light and Heavy Chest: Advertising Catastrophe
Related to July 2001
Magic (Vol. 10 No. 11)
44
John Moehring Tricks of the Trade Cards - Part Two
Related to July 2001
Magic (Vol. 10 No. 11)
54
Mike Caveney World's Largest Magic Poster Frederick Bancroft poster
July 2001
Magic (Vol. 10 No. 11)
60
John Moehring Tricks of the Trade Cards - Part Three
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Magic (Vol. 10 No. 12)
50
Anne Davenport, John Salisse, Mike Caveney The Rise and Fall of St. George's Hall
Nov. 2001
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 3)
46
Oscar Weigle In the Times of Paul Curry
Dec. 2001
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 4)
54
David Berglas Opus 13 on the TV-Show Opus 13 and Berglas encounters with Fred Kaps, Hans Moretti and Henk Vermeyden
2002 254
David Berglas Uri Geller on Uri Geller, metal bending, Robert Harbin
2002 300
Edwin A. Dawes 30. Mr. W.S. Woodin - Single-Handed Entertainer
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Jan. 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 1)
54
Edwin A. Dawes 31. Carl Hertz and Stroubeika
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Feb. 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 2)
54
Edwin A. Dawes 33. The Mystery of (?) She
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Mar. 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 3)
56
Edwin A. Dawes 34. Spirit Mediums Exposed - by the White Mahatma
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Apr. 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 4)
54
Edwin A. Dawes 35. The Butterfly Coterie
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
June 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 6)
62
Edwin A. Dawes 36. The White Mahatma Exposed
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
  • Addendum 2002
July 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 7)
56
Edwin A. Dawes 37. The End of Mahatma Land
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Aug. 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 8)
28
Edwin A. Dawes 38. Who Was Li Sing Foo?
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
  • Addendum: 2002
Sep. 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 9)
66
Edwin A. Dawes 39. Sax Rohmer, Fu-Manchu, and Houdini
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
  • Addendum: 2002
Oct. 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 10)
24
Edwin A. Dawes 40. The Engravings of William Hogarth
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
  • Addendum: 2002
Nov. 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 11)
74
Edwin A. Dawes 41. The Conjuring Aeronauts: Etienne-Gaspard Robertson
  • A Rich Cabinet of Magical Curiosities
Dec. 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 12)
80
Jamy Ian Swiss A Brief History of Magic Bar
  • A Star is Born
  • The Legend Lives
  • The Texture of the Weave
  • All That and Magic Too?
  • What it Takes
  • Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

  • And Furthermore... (updated thoughts)
Also published here
  • Genii, Nov. & Dec. 1993
2002 74
Elizabeth Warlock Blackpool The First 50 Years
Related to Jan. 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 5)
50
Diego Domingo Mel-Roy: Turning Back to Another Era
Feb. 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 6)
52
Gabe Fajuri The Sphinx: Riddled with Magic
  • A Matter of Opinion
Mar. 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 7)
54
Mike Caveney The Million Dollar Mystery... And Worth Every Penny on the illusion and its history
May 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 9)
52
David Charvet Alexander: The Man Who Knows
Related to June 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 10)
64
Rhett Bryson The Banana Man
  • The Banana Man on Captain Kangaroo in the 1960s
Related to Aug. 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 12)
62
Mike Caveney Carter Beats the Devil, But Who Beat Carter?
Nov. 2002
Magic (Vol. 12 No. 3)
76
Jim Steinmeyer David Devant and Beau Brocade
Related to Dec. 2002
Magic (Vol. 12 No. 4)
56
Karl Fulves Introduction memory championship, Hofzinser's work, Robert-Houdin, S. H. Sharpe, history of card magic, Martin Lewis, Paper Engine, Harvey Rosenthal, George Kaplan's The Fine Art of Magic
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Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea Fructuoso Canonge
2003 20
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea Joaquín Partagás Jaquet
2003 23
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea José Florences Gili
2003 26
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea Manuel Rodríguez Saa aka "Conde de Waldemar"
2003 29
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea El Aprendizaje de la Magia. Tiempos Difíciles on early Spanish magic books and shops, "El Rey de la Magia", Carlos "Carlston" Bucheli, Emilio Deu Sivit, Jean Carles, Magicus, "La Casa de los Juegos"
2003 34
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea La Magia Empieza a Despegar on Spanish magic books from the 40s, 50s and 60s, Santiago de la Riva, Alfredo Florensa
2003 37
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea Wenceslao Ciuró on Padre Ciuró and his books
2003 40
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea La Vanguardia del Ilusionismo on Editorial Cymys, Ricardo Marré, Misdirection magazine, Alfonso Moliné, Pablo Doménech, Magia Estudio, Xevi, Editorial Frakson
2003 43
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea Apogeo de la Información on TV-Shows, Editorial Páginas , Laura Avilés
2003 46
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea La Lista Inacabada. Breve Introducción on Claudinet, Barón de Carlos, Enrico Magoo
2003 50
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea La Manipulación on Frakson, Pepe Dominguez
2003 52
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea George Bell on Bell, Les Hommes, Hausson, Ayerdi, Arnaldo Curià, Joe Burk
2003 53
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea La Manipulación con Cigarros on manipulation with cigarettes, Florences, Frakson
2003 56
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea Frakson - José Jiménez Sevilla
2003 58
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea Profesor Alba - Manuel Alba Roja
2003 62
Juan Gallego Luque, Miguel Ángel Gea Sandy - Fernando Calvo León
2003 64