|Born||Hugh R. Johnston|
|Died||December 3, 1956 |
|Categories||Books by Hugh Johnston|
Hugh Johnston (1893-1956) was a professional vaudeville cardman.
He organized one of the first schools for magicians, the "School of Magic", in Chicago.
He was the creator of the Johnston False Shuffle.
He died in a Chicago hospital, at the of age 63, from a liver ailment.