Hugard's Magic Monthly Vol. VIII
Jean Hugard
Fleming Book Company (1952)
In Collection
Magic tricks - Periodicals
USA  eng
Hugard, Jean: Hugard's Magic Monthly: Vol. VIII
©1952 Fleming Book Company
Hardcover, 129 pages

Abebooks Price for six volume set 200.00

1st of 2 copies
Product Details
LoC Classification GV1541.H84
No. of Pages 129
Personal Details
Read It No
Location Magic Library (Home) Shelf M
Condition Fine
Owner Bryan-Keith Taylor
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.