Posted in 1934 - 1960 The Percy Abbott Era

1955 Box Of Pam Released (by Abbott’s Magic)

Over the years we have given the Magic Fraternity many original boxes and cabinets for vanishes and productions. We honestly believe that the BOX OF…

Continue Reading...
Posted in 1934 - 1960 The Percy Abbott Era

1953 Get Together (by Demon Rembrandt)

Another successful congregation of Magicians came to a close with the final show of the 18th annual Abbott Magic Get-Together at Three Rivers, Mich., Sept….

Continue Reading...
Posted in 1934 - 1960 The Percy Abbott Era

1953 Abbott’s Begins Sale Jewelry (by Abbott’s Magic)

Magicians, here is something unusual in specially designed Costume Jewelry. Made entirely of copper highly polished and treated so it will not tarnish – the…

Continue Reading...
Posted in 1934 - 1960 The Percy Abbott Era

1952 Get Together (by The Colon Express)

Magic week in Colon came to an end in the wee sma’ hours of last Sunday morning. From every quarter it was deemed the best…

Continue Reading...
Posted in 1934 - 1960 The Percy Abbott Era

1952 The Get Together Tent Is Destroyed In A Fire (by Abbott’s Magic)

No doubt by this time many of our friends and Magicians have learned of the happening at our plant here – the fire which destroyed…

Continue Reading...
Posted in 1934 - 1960 The Percy Abbott Era

1952 Neil Foster First Of 24 Get Together Appearances (by Sid Lorraine)

Neil Foster wowed them with his ultra smart manipulative act. His silk to cane must be seen to be believed. A twirling silk that visibly…

Continue Reading...
Posted in 1934 - 1960 The Percy Abbott Era

1952 Catalog #13 Released (by Percy Abbott)

We are overwhelmed with the number of Magicians who have already sent in two bucks for the Abbott Catalogue No. 13, some copies of which…

Continue Reading...
Posted in 1934 - 1960 The Percy Abbott Era

1952 “Torturette” Manufactured (by Abbott’s Magic)

The Abbott Torturette was first introduced in 1952 and is still a popular seller at Abbotts till this day!

Continue Reading...
Posted in 1934 - 1960 The Percy Abbott Era

1952 Eddie Joseph First Appearance in United States (Demon Rembrandt)

August is seven months away but the initial announcement of Eddie Joseph’s first appearance in the United States has brought immediate response from a great…

Continue Reading...
Posted in 1934 - 1960 The Percy Abbott Era

1951 “Frame Of Life” Manufactured (by Abbott’s Magic)

Yes, this is the popular illusion described in the Bill Neff book “Pleasant Nightmares”! Long off the market, now being manufactured to the original specifications….

Continue Reading...