Bob Read Passes

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Postby Bill Palmer » 11/20/05 06:15 PM

I just got a message through Alan Watson, forwarded from Todd Karr, that Bob Read, the incredible comedy magician and cups and balls expert died today of a heart attack.

Meeting Bob and getting to talk to him about the cups and balls was one of the highlights of the Magic Circle Centenary for me.
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Postby Pete Biro » 11/20/05 06:37 PM

NO NO NO NO... TELL ME IT ISN'T SO... oh no... Bob was just here and I missed getting together with him because I couldn't drive (bad back).

:( :( :( :( :(
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Postby Richard Kaufman » 11/20/05 06:37 PM

There is already another thread started on this topic, so I'm locking this one. Please make your new posts there.
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