|Born||Bascom Sidney Jones, Jr.|
October 28, 1924
San Diego, California
|Died||March 23, 1994 (age 69) |
Bakersfield Memorial Hospital in Bakersfield, California
Bascom Jones (October 28, 1924 - March 23, 1994) was born in San Diego, California. Bascom joined the Army Air Corp after graduating from high school in 1942 and flew combat in World War II.
Bascom inherited, from his professional magician Uncle T. Page Wright, an extensive library of magic and illusion.
For over 25 years starting in 1970, Bascom put out the monthly publication Magick for mentalist.