Handkerchief Magic
Jean Hugard
Dover Publications, Inc. (1974)
In Collection
Handkerchief tricks
Paperback 048620734X
USA  eng
Hugard, Jean: Handkerchief Magic
©1974 Dover Publications. Inc.
Paperback, 96 pages
Product Details
Cover Price $2.95
No. of Pages 96
Personal Details
Read It No
Location Magic Library (Home) Shelf M
Condition Very Fine
Owner Bryan-Keith Taylor
Links Library of Congress
Jean Hugard

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.