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Brian Godfrey

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Brian Godfrey
BornJuly 28, 1899
London, England
Died?

Brian Godfrey (1899-?), known as "Tish", was a semi-professional who did a cabaret act in London.

Biography

Originally started as a straight magic act and then developed a more comic version.[1]

He became known as "Tish " to magicians by using the word tish in his act instead of tissue. He created the "Sensational Packing Case mystery", "Card on Tape" and "Phantom Penetration" (Card Penetration).[2]

References

  1. Tricks That Mystify by Will Goldston (1934)
  2. Magic Circular June, 1972