Who is this man?

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Postby Philippe Billot » 10/15/10 01:38 PM

Who can tell me who is this magician?

See here :

http://geniimagazine.com/magicpedia/Fil ... l_1928.jpg

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Postby Joe Pecore » 10/15/10 01:48 PM

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Postby pduffie » 10/15/10 02:21 PM

It's Walter Jeans (Leeds, England)
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Postby Philippe Billot » 10/15/10 02:26 PM

Thanks to Richard Lane who think it is Walter Jeans and give us this link to compare :

http://www.google.com/images?q=walter20 ... 80&bih=917
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Postby Joe Pecore » 10/15/10 02:28 PM

I confirmed.
It states on page 171 of that April 1928 issue that "WALTER CERRETA JEANS I. B. M. No. 53 Leeds, England - On the outside cover for this month appears the picture of a most ingenious magician who is a little more than fifty years old."
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Postby Philippe Billot » 10/15/10 02:33 PM

And thanks to Peter Duffie.
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