G. Ray Terrell
|G. Ray Terrell|
Cover of Genii (1944)
|Died||February 18, 1972 (age 76) |
G. Ray Terrell (c.1895-1972) was known as the "The Debonaire Deceptionist".
In 1945 he gave a "command" performance for President Harry S. Truman in the White House. He also gave a similar performance for the then General Dwight D. Eisenhower who had just returned from Europe after WW II.
Terrell and his family moved to St. Petersburg, Florida in 1958, and to Vermont in 1968. 
He passed away following a performance at the "Winter Carnival" at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts.