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by Earle Oakes
July 21st, 2011, 6:38 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: August Issue of Genii Now On Its Way
Replies: 27
Views: 3956

Re: August Issue of Genii Now On Its Way

Through the mail-slot just after noon today,here in Philadelphia, PA.

Welcome, Carl. No strings attached!
by Earle Oakes
June 27th, 2011, 7:17 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Sid Radner - A Legend Passes
Replies: 14
Views: 3849

Re: Sid Radner - A Legend Passes

John Cox,Sid Radner was born in December, 1919. He was 91 when he died.
by Earle Oakes
June 27th, 2011, 7:05 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Happy Birthday Matt Field!
Replies: 10
Views: 1489

Re: Happy Birthday Matt Field!

Happy, Happy Birthday Matt. Thanks for all your contributions to the magic community.

The Brits are most fortunate to have you.
by Earle Oakes
June 15th, 2011, 12:17 am
Forum: General
Topic: July issue of GENII
Replies: 23
Views: 5396

July issue of GENII

The July issue of GENII arrived, standing on its' head, in West Philadelphia
about noon yesterday.
by Earle Oakes
May 20th, 2011, 11:54 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The June Issue of Genii is Now Online and On its Way to Your Mailbox
Replies: 27
Views: 4581

Re: The June Issue of Genii is Now Online and On its Way to Your Mailbox

Warm hearted Boris Wild arrived in West Philadelphia, early this afternoon, to brighten a very grey and rainy day!
by Earle Oakes
February 16th, 2011, 6:55 pm
Forum: Link Watch
Topic: Contortionists "The Ross Sisters"
Replies: 2
Views: 840

Re: Contortionists "The Ross Sisters"

Not only are they beautiful, but they are incredibly strong! Really amazing!
by Earle Oakes
January 19th, 2011, 6:52 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: February Issue of Genii Should Start Arriving this Week
Replies: 44
Views: 9772

Re: February Issue of Genii Should Start Arriving this Week

Mr. Thurston and The Greatest Show In The Universe magically slipped through the
mail slot here in West Philadelphia, late this afternoon.
by Earle Oakes
December 22nd, 2010, 7:35 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Happy Birthday Webmaster Brad!
Replies: 6
Views: 1066

Re: Happy Birthday Webmaster Brad!

Warm good wishes on your birthday, Brad. The GENII Forum is an important part of my day.Many thanks for your expert work that makes it work so well.
by Earle Oakes
November 24th, 2010, 7:30 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: December Issue of Genii Cover and Table of Contents Now Online
Replies: 20
Views: 3822

Re: December Issue of Genii Cover and Table of Contents Now Online

The many imaged Presto slide through the mail slot here in West Philadelphia, Pa early this afternoon. I met Presto in Kanter's Magic Shop about 50 years ago.We left the shop together and as we headed for the train station to go our separate ways, one of the things he told me was that he used Frankl...
by Earle Oakes
September 5th, 2010, 7:11 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: A Few Minutes With Del Ray
Replies: 12
Views: 1847

Re: A Few Minutes With Del Ray

Del Ray was at Two of the 4F week-ends that I was fortunate to have been , too. Not only was he superb in his regular close-up sessions, but in some of the intimate get togethers he would show his handling of Tenyo's Zig-Zag Cigarette or the Bounce No Bounce balls. He had such a delightful manner in...
by Earle Oakes
July 20th, 2010, 12:04 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: August Issue of Genii On Its Way to You!
Replies: 19
Views: 1540

Re: August Issue of Genii On Its Way to You!

GENII and An Ha Lim through the mail-slot here in Philadelphia this Monday.
by Earle Oakes
July 8th, 2010, 7:37 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: New Genii Website Now Live! Free Digital Issues!
Replies: 38
Views: 4904

Re: New Genii Website Now Live! Free Digital Issues!

Good job, Brad,and thanks for a great plus to the Genii Forum, Richard.
by Earle Oakes
June 16th, 2010, 6:51 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: A Stone's Throw ... July Issue of Genii on its Way to You
Replies: 28
Views: 3724

Re: A Stone's Throw ... July Issue of Genii on its Way to You

Tom Stone and his handsome illustrations arrived in Philadelphia late this morning.
by Earle Oakes
April 17th, 2010, 11:35 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The May Issue of Genii will Soon be in Your Neighborhood
Replies: 9
Views: 1650

Re: The May Issue of Genii will Soon be in Your Neighborhood

GENII and Suzanne's bright smile arrived in Philadelphia this afternoon.
by Earle Oakes
February 16th, 2010, 1:05 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Introducing:Tommy Wonder's Wandering Chimes.
Replies: 6
Views: 2461

Re: Introducing:Tommy Wonder's Wandering Chimes.

What is the cost of Tommy Wonder's Wondering Chimes?
by Earle Oakes
January 22nd, 2010, 6:39 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Happy B-Day Jon Racherbaumer!
Replies: 9
Views: 1099

Re: Happy B-Day Jon Racherbaumer!

Happy, Happy 70th Birthday my young, young friend!

As W.C.Fields would close-An old-fashioned hug, Earle
by Earle Oakes
January 21st, 2010, 1:19 am
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Help with Picture - Cardini and ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1748

Re: Help with Picture - Cardini and ?

Jack Gwynne on the right.
by Earle Oakes
January 19th, 2010, 7:01 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: The February Issue of Genii is Coming Your Way!
Replies: 19
Views: 2835

Re: The February Issue of Genii is Coming Your Way!

Arrived brightly in West Philadelphia early this afternoon.
by Earle Oakes
January 12th, 2010, 7:25 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Tony Cabral sketches
Replies: 4
Views: 1131

Re: Tony Cabral sketches

Great stuff! Absolutely!
by Earle Oakes
November 19th, 2009, 1:10 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: December issue of Genii Coming Your Way!
Replies: 31
Views: 5534

Re: December issue of Genii Coming Your Way!

Philadelphia arrival late this morning.
by Earle Oakes
November 1st, 2009, 1:14 am
Forum: Buzz
Topic: THIS is the day
Replies: 38
Views: 5568

Re: THIS is the day

What was Emma's costume and were you dressed as the head Genii?
by Earle Oakes
October 28th, 2009, 1:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: november issue
Replies: 44
Views: 8579

Re: November Issue of Genii - Roberto Giobbi

Arrived at Noon today in Philadelphia, home of the NBL Championship Phillies, off to New York tonight, to play and win Game 1 of the World Series, agains't the NY Yankees,
by Earle Oakes
September 21st, 2009, 6:50 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: October Issue of Genii Arriving Soon!
Replies: 67
Views: 7008

Re: October Issue of Genii Arriving Soon!

Arrived here in Philadelphia,Pennsylvania late this morning with a bit of
meowing as it was pushed through the mail slot.
by Earle Oakes
August 25th, 2009, 7:17 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: September Issue of Genii Now in the Mail.
Replies: 32
Views: 3619

Re: September Issue of Genii Now in the Mail.

The September issue arrived, today' in Philadelphia, city of brotherly love and birthplace of our nation. It's a bright sunny day,made even brighter by GENII's
arrival.
by Earle Oakes
June 21st, 2009, 6:46 pm
Forum: Feature Articles
Topic: No Tenyo Article?
Replies: 30
Views: 9468

Re: No Tenyo Article?

Updated or not Angelo's site is outstanding!
by Earle Oakes
January 22nd, 2009, 7:02 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Happy Birthday Jon Racherbaumer!
Replies: 8
Views: 898

Re: Happy Birthday Jon Racherbaumer!

Happy, Happy Birthday, young friend, Jon.

Continue onward.... Earle
by Earle Oakes
January 20th, 2009, 7:23 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Anyone know what's up with Martinka auction?
Replies: 9
Views: 1455

Re: Anyone know what's up with Martinka auction?

I thought the next auction was in February.
by Earle Oakes
January 20th, 2009, 7:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: February Issue of Genii Now on its Way to You
Replies: 37
Views: 7310

Re: February Issue of Genii Now on its Way to You

Two very special events happened today! Barack Obama was sworn in today as our
44th President and the February issue of GENII arrived in Philadelphia. Truly a great day.
by Earle Oakes
January 9th, 2009, 7:08 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: WTB Secrets Of An Escamoteur by Harry Riser
Replies: 4
Views: 767

Re: WTB Secrets Of An Escamoteur by Harry Riser

C. Hampton,

Have you tried ordering a copy directly from the publisher?

SMinch@hermeticpress.com

Earle Oakes
by Earle Oakes
May 31st, 2008, 6:59 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Homer Liwag Coin Two DVD and Bill Malone Her I Go Again Vol 2 FS
Replies: 6
Views: 3553

Re: Homer Liwag Coin Two DVD and Bill Malone Her I Go Again Vol 2 FS

Cris,

I'll take the Bill Malone Tape, if still available.
Payment by PayPal?

Earle Oakes
by Earle Oakes
March 11th, 2006, 4:06 pm
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: A new word association game
Replies: 49
Views: 4251

Re: A new word association game

Richard Kaufman is the Goldston,Stanyon, Wilson,
Hugard, Mulholland, Annemann, Elliot, etc of his generation.
by Earle Oakes
November 15th, 2005, 4:13 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Houdini sale today on Ebay, flopped???
Replies: 18
Views: 1218

Re: Houdini sale today on Ebay, flopped???

In all the years I've dealt with Mario I've never gotten any "junk". Only what he has offered and I have wanted and gotten as advertized.
by Earle Oakes
November 15th, 2005, 3:57 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Fitch Kohler holdout
Replies: 52
Views: 5373

Re: Fitch Kohler holdout

About twenty years ago, maybe more, Bob Fitch was appearing in a show here in Philadelphia (I believe it was ANNIE) and he was performing miracles at the Philadelphia Magic Shop. No one had a clue as to how he could be doing what he was doing. Real sleight of hand magic. Flawless and beautiful to wa...
by Earle Oakes
November 12th, 2005, 4:29 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Dice stacking
Replies: 12
Views: 885

Re: Dice stacking

Thanks, Harold,you are absolutely right.
Earle
by Earle Oakes
November 11th, 2005, 3:51 pm
Forum: Close-Up Magic
Topic: Dice stacking
Replies: 12
Views: 885

Re: Dice stacking

Bar Tender Dice Routine-Dice Stacking DeLuxe
Clarke "The SENATOR" Crandall.Copyright 1959,E.O.D.&Co. Four Page illustrated Manuscript,

Also,somewhere, in my library I have a booklet by a Frenchman (name starting with an L,I think).
I'll keep looking.

Earle
by Earle Oakes
August 14th, 2005, 4:02 pm
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Wanted: Tayade Cups
Replies: 10
Views: 402

Re: Wanted: Tayade Cups

FeverDream,

Please email me your email address.

eoakesartist@verizon.net
by Earle Oakes
August 4th, 2005, 10:27 pm
Forum: Reference Room
Topic: Cups & Balls Routine
Replies: 10
Views: 1237

Re: Cups & Balls Routine

Rub-A-Dub-Dub is not in Gene Gordon's Magical Legacy.
by Earle Oakes
July 18th, 2005, 3:46 pm
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Influential Amateurs
Replies: 25
Views: 2032

Re: Influential Amateurs

In my humble opinion,Jon,is not an amateur.
Earle
by Earle Oakes
July 3rd, 2005, 4:06 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: IBM Reno
Replies: 53
Views: 3839

Re: IBM Reno

Sorry for the double posting.

The gentleman rushing out of the dealers room
caption. "If I hurry I should be able to just make SAM in Boston."
by Earle Oakes
July 3rd, 2005, 3:55 pm
Forum: Buzz
Topic: IBM Reno
Replies: 53
Views: 3839

Re: IBM Reno

Dustin,
Many, many thanks for the coverage and photos of IBM Reno.

The two gentlemen in the photo with Richard are
Howie Schwartzman and Gordon Bean?

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