magician graves

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Bill Mullins
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magician graves

Postby Bill Mullins » September 11th, 2015, 10:38 pm


Mark Collier
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Re: magician graves

Postby Mark Collier » September 12th, 2015, 1:09 am

I remember seeing David Avadon many times at the Magic Castle but I had never heard or forgotten that he had died.

I was lucky enough to see Ricky Dunn a few times, also at the Castle.

It's nice to see people like you that care about the historical record of magic and magicians.

Thank you.

JFox
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Re: magician graves

Postby JFox » September 16th, 2015, 5:01 pm

RE: Kellar - What's pictured on "Find A Grave" is only a "memorial plaque", and not where his actual final resting place is.

RE: Percy Abbott: You'd think Percy Abbott's ashes would be at Lakeside, in Colon - but they're not.
Oddly, I don't even think there's a "memorial stone" at Lakeside for him(?)

Re: Ed Saint: In an unmarked grave in Hollywood, Ca. Hopefully that'll be rectified in the future.

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Joe Pecore
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Re: magician graves

Postby Joe Pecore » September 16th, 2015, 9:53 pm

MagicPedia has a category listing each magician that has the "Resting Place" identified on their biography page: http://geniimagazine.com/magicpedia/Cat ... ting_place
Share your knowledge on the MagicPedia wiki.

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Re: magician graves

Postby performer » September 16th, 2015, 10:00 pm

I must say that this is a very morbid subject. There are those of us of a certain age who do not wish to be reminded of their impending demise.


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