TITLE

Fuddlers

PUB. DATE
January 1960
SOURCE
New Yorker;1/23/1960, Vol. 35 Issue 49, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the author's experience of being with the professional magicians on Lou Tannen's Magic shop at West Fortysecond Street in New York. It mentions several magicians that the author have encountered including Frank Garcia, Thomas K. Hawbecker, and Jack London. It highlights the tricks performed by Tannen involving cigarettes and a cup, claiming that a good magician must have an ability for melodrama and misdirection.
ACCESSION #
22764664

 

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