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Topic: Forks Hotel Eddie Fechter tribute
Message: Posted by: Magicrcook (May 12, 2009 12:07PM)
At this years FFFF I presented a tribute to the magic performed at the Forks Hotel by Eddie Karl and others. I posted it on Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZnVfAai-MbM

If you have a photo of anyone working the tables at the Forks I would like to include it in the video. email me magicrcook@aol.com
Enjoy
Dick Cook
Message: Posted by: DStachowiak (May 16, 2009 10:23AM)
Thanks for that.
Message: Posted by: jjduck (Jun 4, 2009 08:39AM)
I was wondering who presented this tribute. A friend of mine sent this to me from Buffalo. I watched with tears in my eyes. You see, I new and worked with all of these guys at the Forks in the 70's. Very few still around.
Message: Posted by: mdspark (Jun 15, 2009 03:52PM)
Could someone tell us the subsequent history of the Forks hotel after Eddie died? I remember reading the Ray Mertz column in The Magic Menu that it was remodeled and did have magic/magicians there afterwards...but what happened then? And when did it close? Just curious.