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Magic related events from the year 1842.
Please add any notable events below if an article falls within this year.
- John Henry Anderson marries Hannah Longherst, an assistant with his show
- Ludwig Leopold Doebler begins touring England
- The term psychometry was coined by Joseph Rodes Buchanan
- Endless Amusements, is published in the United States, Boston
- Francis J. Martinka, who established himself in the Magic Supply business, is born, Mar 7
- Robert Nickle, who was one of the most successful magicians of his day, is born, May 2
- Edouard-Joseph Raynaly, a performer and author, is born, Aug 7