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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#3795
10*
Conjuring
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
Personal Details
Read It No
Location Magic Library (Home) Shelf M
Condition Very Good
Owner Bryan-Keith Taylor
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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.