|Born||William Thomas Pritchard|
September 13, 1906
|Died||November 05, 1985 (age 79) |
Will Dexter (1906 - 1985) was a close-up worker, mentalist and writer.
Born William Thomas Pritchard in England, Dexter was a professional journalist who started in 1928. His duties were interrupted by World War II, in which he was later discharged as a Captain in 1945. He served as an editor for number of newspapers, and later as Editor and Publisher with Public Relations Industrial, London until his retirement in 1969.
In retirement, he became a Daily Telegraph crossword compiler.
He ghosted several books for Robert Harbin.
- Famous Magic Secrets (1955)
- The Riddle of Chung Ling Soo (1955)
- Everybody's Book of Magic (1956)
- Feature Magic for Mentalists (1975)