F. R. Burnette
|F. R. Burnette|
|Born||Frederick Rendell Burnette|
|Died||June 9, 1940 |
Rothesay, Isle of Bute
F. R. Burnette (1861-1940) was an enthusiastic member of the Magicians' Club, a magician, showman and owner of the Theatre de Luxe in Rothesay.
He became a showman and conjurer well known in the West of England As Professor Burnette, the Modern Magician, he filled a six-weeks' season during 1886 at the American Novelty Palace in Glasgow.
- ↑ World's Fair, June 29, 1940
- ↑ Goldston's Magical Quarterly, Vol. 6 No. 4 (September 1940)
- ↑ A rich cabinet of magical curiosities by Edwin A. Dawes (2005)