Remembering Syd Brockman

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Keith Jacobson
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Remembering Syd Brockman

Postby Keith Jacobson » October 15th, 2010, 2:42 pm

My grandfather was Syd Brockman, owner of Syd Brockman Magical Supplies (Seattle WA) in the late 60s and early 70s. Though I knew him well, and was in my 20s when he died, I did not know the magic community that was such a big part of his life (I did not perform magic myself.) I would be grateful to anyone that would share their memories and/or pictures of my grandfather, Syd Brockman, and his magic store. - Keith Jacobson

Philippe Billot
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Re: Remembering Syd Brockman

Postby Philippe Billot » October 15th, 2010, 3:23 pm


Your grandfather is on the cover of Genii, Vol. 29, no. 10, June 1965 as the President of the P.C.A.M.

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Re: Remembering Syd Brockman

Postby Joe Pecore » October 15th, 2010, 4:11 pm

Kieth, there is a page for him now on MagicPedia at if you want to review and/or update.
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