Hugards Magic Monthly - Vol 1-8 June 1943 to June 1950,Vol 14 June 1956 to May 1957, Vol 15 June 1957 to May 1958
Jean Hugard
Jean Hugard
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#3165
10*
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Magic
Pamphlets In Homemade Binding 
USA  eng
Hugard, Jean: Hugards Magic Monthly
©1940's Jean Hugard
Pamphlets In Homemade Binding, 819 pages
Product Details
Extras Autographed
No. of Pages 819
First Edition Yes
Rare Yes
Personal Details
Read It No
Location Magic Library (Home) Shelf M
Condition Very Good
Owner Bryan-Keith Taylor
Notes
Jean Hugard
(1871-1959)

Born in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Stage and pen name of John Gerard Rodney Boyce, originally aka 'Jean Hugarde', later aka 'Chin Sun Loo'. Inspired in 1880 seeing Haselmayer show. Learned a week later reading Robert-Houdin's Secrets of Magic, then Hoffmann's Modern Magic. Debut in 1896. Pro since 1900. Moved to USA in 1916, working vaude 1916-18 and in own magic theater in Luna Park (at Coney Island) 1919-29 when retired in Brooklyn to write and edit magic. Named 4th SAM Dean of Magicians in 1951. SAM Hall of Fame.