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Topic: Martin A. Nash
Message: Posted by: Dorian Rhodell (Aug 12, 2002 06:11AM)
Hey guys,

Just found out from Allan Ackerman that Martin A. Nash is terminally ill. All I know is that he has some sort of fungus in his lungs.

The doctors have given him 6 to 8 months. Let us all keep Martin and his family in our thoughts and prayers.

Thank you all,
Dorian Rhodell
Message: Posted by: Jim Reynolds (Aug 14, 2002 04:53PM)
Thanks for letting us know Dorian.

I find it upsetting that some doctors still give out sentences. They have no business making such predictions.

In prayer.
Message: Posted by: backpalmmagic (Sep 17, 2002 10:38PM)
May Mr. Nash second-deal to us for YEARS to come.

Bob Mills
Message: Posted by: thehawk (Oct 1, 2002 06:29PM)
Let's pray for a miracle for Mr. Nash. I saw him perform at the Castle and he was just fantastic.
Message: Posted by: shale007 (Oct 7, 2002 11:04AM)
I met with Martin on Saturday at our Weekend of Magic (Vancouver) and he looked fine, but did say the doctors have him on all sorts of medications right now. I did not inquire any further as to the nature of his illness, but wished him the best and let him enjoy his time with his fellow magicians.

Our prayers are also with him.
Message: Posted by: Rod Lages (Oct 17, 2002 12:22PM)
Let´s all pray for Mr. Nash...
Message: Posted by: millusions (Oct 23, 2002 04:20PM)
Our prayer are with the Charming Cheat

Good Luck
Message: Posted by: Steve Brooks (Oct 30, 2002 03:50AM)
I've had the pleasure of spending quality time with Martin on many occasions.
He is a great guy, with many varied interests, and of course, a wonderful magician. :)

Martin had emailed me about his health some time ago, and I have kept him in my prayers since then. ;)
Message: Posted by: nappa (Oct 30, 2002 07:42PM)
I hope he gets better. Although I don't know him, from what others have said he is a great guy. He will be in my prayers.
Message: Posted by: Emily Belleranti (Nov 16, 2002 10:53PM)
Although I've never seen Martin perform live, I did see a short segement of him (on TV, I think), and he was just incredible. He is one of the true artists in this field. I certainly hope he gets better.

He'll be in my prayers.
Message: Posted by: Steve Brooks (Nov 20, 2002 04:19PM)
* * NEWS FLASH * *
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Just received the following email from Martin:

"Hi Steve,
I noticed the message about my immediate demise. True, I was very ill, pneumonia, pleurisy, and a fungus infection in my lungs.(twice in 12 months)

I am pleased to note that I am getting stronger, albeit I do have to take a fair amount of medication....hate those "puffers"

Please inform those at The Magic Café not to send flowers yet! I expect to be O.K. for a few years yet!
Friend,
Martin A. Nash"
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That's great news, and magic is better for it. :) :yippee:
Message: Posted by: Mona Morrison (Nov 21, 2002 05:24PM)
I met Martin Nash at the Vancouver Weekend of Magic back in October. What a charming gentleman! May he be with us for many more years! He is too good to lose.
M. :magicrabbit:
Message: Posted by: ChrisStolz (Dec 9, 2002 02:23PM)
THIS IS FALSE! I was the one who invited "MagicalMatt" to come along to Martins place that evening. Mr.Nash did not, in any way, hint that he was dying. It is true that he has been ill in the past, but he's very much alive and will continue to be so for quite some time.

These are rumers, they are not true.

Signed,

Chris Stolz
Message: Posted by: joseph (Dec 15, 2002 08:54AM)
I have all of his tapes (I think) and e-mailed him a couple times with questions, and always got an immediate response. Now that's magic from a true magician! :blush:
Message: Posted by: Dynamike (Dec 27, 2002 01:50AM)
Yes we will pray.

Please keep us notified of the results.

God Bess,

Dynamike
Message: Posted by: debaser (Jan 13, 2003 09:01PM)
Hang in there Martin

Glad your hangin around

Matt
Message: Posted by: felix (Apr 19, 2003 06:10AM)
Sometime ago I read some very bad things about Mr Nash`s health. But that has been some month ago. I am very glad to hear that he is better now. Please keep up with informations.

Yours Felix