The Magic Café
[ Lost Password ]
  [ Forgot Username ]
The Magic Cafe Forum Index » » From Soup to Nuts » » Magic Shops in Philly? (0 Likes) Printer Friendly Version

View Profile
New user
Philadelphia, PA
12 Posts

Profile of bwinn
I am wondering if there are any good magic shops around the Philadelphia area. Thanks!
Abracadabra, Hocuspocus, and all that Jazz
Dick Oslund
View Profile
Inner circle
8361 Posts

Profile of Dick Oslund
Well, I think you were "born too late"!!

Mitchell Kanter (60 years ago!) "SATAN" Wilfred Syltten, ditto. JACK CHANIN (40-50 years ago) ETC.

I still have my Kanter Die Box bought in '46. Satan sold me a quick trick, invented by Bill Williston in the '20s, for $1.00. back, in the early '50s. --One of the best dollars that I've ever spent!!!!! (I've used that bit in about 20,000 shows, all over the USA.) Jack Chanin and I spent an hour at the MAES convention, back in '54, discussing "rope cutting". --One of the most worthwhile hours that I ever "spent". Years later, we were both "brothers" in the SECRET SIX, along with Dick Jarrow, Dick Mossey, Karrell Fox, Duke Stern,Jay Marshall, and Abb Dickson.

Real Brick & Mortar shops have mostly disappeared since those days. Hopefully, for your sake, someone from the Philly area will be able to help you.

Denny Haney (Denny & Lees Magic in the Baltimore area) is a GREAT shop. Denny is an old pro. and, very helpful. (Google him) Tell him I sent you.

Good luck!

PS: In "my day", one could check the "yellow pages"!
The Magic Cafe Forum Index » » From Soup to Nuts » » Magic Shops in Philly? (0 Likes)
[ Top of Page ]
All content & postings Copyright © 2001-2021 Steve Brooks. All Rights Reserved.
This page was created in 0.11 seconds requiring 5 database queries.
The views and comments expressed on The Magic Café
are not necessarily those of The Magic Café, Steve Brooks, or Steve Brooks Magic.
> Privacy Statement <

ROTFL Billions and billions served! ROTFL