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Re: Magic Cigarette Card Collection

Good Day, In all the info on the thread, the name of the cigarette cards that you have was not listed. Are they a mixed lot, or all from one company? Hope all goes well with you.
Best regards, RAOlson
by Robert A. Olson
03/02/09 01:08 AM
 
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Magic Cigarette Card Collection
Replies: 26
Views: 3925

Rag Pictures-Performers, Equipment

I am seeking information on anyone who is actively performing rag pictures. Also information on anyone has done rag pictures, and has sets available. I saw Roland Travers do a rag picture permfomance in the late 1950s. There was also someone on the stage show at the Atlantic City IBM-SAM convention ...
by Robert A. Olson
10/21/08 04:14 PM
 
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Rag Pictures-Performers, Equipment
Replies: 7
Views: 1441

Address of Howard Thurston

I misplaced the home address of Howard Thurston in Queens, NY. If anyone has it, please email me at raolson@snet.net
by Robert A. Olson
06/20/08 02:55 PM
 
Forum: Magic History and Anecdotes
Topic: Address of Howard Thurston
Replies: 2
Views: 704

Abbott's Convention

Would someone please email me the dates of the Abbott's convention in August?
Thanks, RAOlson at raolson@snet.net :confused:
by Robert A. Olson
07/21/02 11:35 AM
 
Forum: General
Topic: Abbott's Convention
Replies: 1
Views: 82

Re: Wanted: Apex Stainless Steel Blindfold (or similar)

Good Day, Not sure if this is what you are looking for, but the following item just appeared on ebay:
STAINLESS STEEL BLINDFOLD, Osterlind
tem # 1034301224 Regards,
RAOlson
by Robert A. Olson
11/16/01 12:32 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Wanted: Apex Stainless Steel Blindfold (or similar)
Replies: 2
Views: 368

Re: Wizard Cuff Clip - Card Holdout or Not?

PS to last note to Richard - Do you have Michael Claxton's email address? I lost it and have information for him on The Little People of Magic. I do not know if Tom Thumb did magic, but his wife Minnie did after he died. She ordered a suspension illusion form C. Milton Chase, and visited him at his ...
by Robert A. Olson
11/15/01 04:57 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Wizard Cuff Clip - Card Holdout or Not?
Replies: 3
Views: 440

Re: Wizard Cuff Clip - Card Holdout or Not?

Good Day Richard, I had a printed description on how they attached to the shirt and cuff, but cannot find it. It was in one of the old 1890s slum item catalogs, like Johnson Smith. Oddly enough, the catalog also had magic items in it. They were sold on a counter display, with 12 clips on a castle li...
by Robert A. Olson
11/15/01 04:51 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Wizard Cuff Clip - Card Holdout or Not?
Replies: 3
Views: 440

Wizard Cuff Clip - Card Holdout or Not?

null The Wizard clip was used to hold removeable cuffs to shirt sleeves in the late 19th century. Gambling collectors have said that it was also used as a card holdout. No one has yet told me where this may have been in print. Does anyone have information of where it may have been noted, in print, ...
by Robert A. Olson
11/15/01 01:18 PM
 
Forum: Collector's Marketplace
Topic: Wizard Cuff Clip - Card Holdout or Not?
Replies: 3
Views: 440

Re: Ricky Jay

Good Day - The Ricky Jay show in Cambridge, is the 52 assistants show.
by Robert A. Olson
11/13/01 10:19 AM
 
Forum: Buzz
Topic: Ricky Jay
Replies: 7
Views: 457

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