Cover of Genii (1952)
|Born||Forest Verne Chesbro|
January 09, 1913
North Adams, Massachusetts
|Died||March 1, 1982 (age 69) |
Verne Chesbro (1913-1982) was a professional magician for over 20 years, except for time he spent in the Army.
While in Germany he met and married his German wife, Buryl. They collaborated on a book published in German of fairy tales for grown ups. She did the illustrations and he wrote the stories.
His nephew, Bob Chesbro, also took up magic.