Edward C. Kalbfleisch
|Edward C. Kalbfleisch|
|Born||Edward Cleopas Kalbfleisch|
November 8, 1893
New York City
|Died||February 14, 1941 (age 47) |
|Resting place||Long Island National Cemetery, Suffolk County, New York|
Edward C. Kalbfleisch (1893-1941) performed as "Edwards, The Magical Marine" in the 1920s also doing ventriloquism with his puppets "Tommy" and "Jerry".
His first public performance was an act built entirely by himself was at the age of 14.
He later joined the Marines where he was known as "The Magical Marine" entertaining the troupes during his free time.
Kalbfleisch was also one of the founding members of the SAM Assembly #4 in Philadelphia.
- A new Thimble Vanish in Magic World May 1920
- Magicians Past and Present (series) in Magic World April 1920 - July 1920
- ↑ Magic World April 1920 (cover)
- ↑ Magic World, Vol. 4, April 1920, No.1, short biography Edward C. Kalbfleisch by C.J. Hagen, p. 3
- ↑ http://www.archive.org/stream/americanjewishy16amergoog/americanjewishy16amergoog_djvu.txt
- ↑ http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=2718563