|Born||William John Gallagher|
August 13, 1903
W.J. Gallagher (1903-?), an Egyptian Government official, was an amateur magician that did a right, mild comedy act.
His favorite was was his Gallagher Spirit Test.
In a letter to Abracadabra in the January 8th, 1955 issue, Gallagher had some harsh things to say to those who wear a fez in their magical acts.
His effect "Draw Coincidence" in Genii Vol. 1, No. 9, May 1937 was the Genii's Tri-Yearly "Twenty-Five Dollar Winner")
- ↑ Tricks That Mystify by Will Goldston (1934)