From his letterhead
|Born||Frederick A. DeMuth|
|Died||November 15, 1961 |
Corning, New York
|Resting place||ST. MARY'S CEMETERY, Town of Corning|
In 1932 he performed at the IBM Convention, winning first prize of $25 for the "best feat" at the convention. He was IBM members number was 31 and was the Territorial Representatives from New York in the 1950s.
He worked at Corning Glass Works for 38 years, retiring in March, 1955, where he was Supervisor of optical grinding and polishing in the Research lab.
His Glass through Glass effect (1934) was described in Greater Magic (page 844).