Jack Chanin - Business Card
JACK CHANIN'S BUSINESS CARD
Jack Chanin's Studio of Magic business card
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Born Russian Empire Born 1907
Cause of death natural causes
Occupation magician / magic shop owner
Known for sleight of Hand, card magic, coin magic
Jack Chanin (1907-1997) was a [Jewish] performer, demonstrator, manufacturer, creator, and magic shop owner. He ran Philadelphia's oldest magic studio, Chanin's Studio of Magic, until 1981. He also performed as an Oriental act under the name Cha-Nin.
He marketed hundreds of effects of his own invention, including the Mesh Egg Bag.
Jack Chanin seemed to be able to reach into the pile behind the counter and produce anything a customer wanted.
1 Published works
2 See also
4 External links
5 Further reading
Seven in One (1928)
Hello, Sucker! (1934)
Cigar Manipulation (1937)
Encyclopedia of Sleeving (1947)
See also List of magicians
sleight of hand
1. "Jack Chanin MagicPedia entry". http://geniimagazine.com/wiki/index.php/Jack_Chanin.
2. "Who's Who in Magic History - Letter C". http://magictricks.com/bios/whoswho-c.htm.
3. "Daytona Magic Articles". http://www.daytonamagic.com/articles/007.htm.
See more about Jack Chanin at MagicPedia, the free online Magic encyclopedia.
Magic History - Jack Chanin
Radio Program interview with Jack Chanin
Jack Chanin Bibliography
The Magic Cafe Forums - Jack Chanin's little shop in Philly
Chanin, The Man with the Magic Hands by David Haversat (2002)
Jack Chanin: Classic Deceptions CD from Miracle Factory (2008)