This lot is a group of 3 different issues of the Conjurors’ Magazine published in 1945 and 1946. Conjurors’ Magazine was a Magic Periodical put out by Walter B. Gibson that ran from February 1945 until September 1949 (Vol 5, No.7).
Houdini’s brother, Hardeen, helped get this magazine launched, but he passed away shortly after the magazine started. It was promoted as “FOUNDED 1791” ( Locke’s Conjuror’s Magazine) REVIVED 1906 ( Houdini’s Conjurers’ Monthly Magazine) RESUMED 1945.
The group includes the following issues:
- April 1945 (Contributors: Houdini, Blackstone, Cardini, Foo Ling Yu, Gibson, Yadah, and Roxo)
- June 1945 (Contributors: Easley, Vernon, Adair, Brooks, Roxo, and Gibson)
- September 1946 (Contributors: Simms, Massey, Huntley, Casaubon, Hudson, Hornak, Brin, Hutton, and Christopher)
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