|Born||Benjamin J. Braude|
|Died||September 11, 1992 (age 89) |
New York, New York
Dr. Ben Braude D.D.S., was a dentist and magic author who ghosted some of John Scarne books.
A friend of Scarne, he held I.B.M. No. 7994 since 1944 and was a member of the Order of Merlin and Ring 26 (New York City) of which he was a Past President. He was also a member of SAM Parent Assembly (No. 3615) since 1945 and a past president.
He was also a prolific letter writer, and over the years he amassed a collection of autographs.
Dr. Braude won the Buckley Trophy for the best card trick at the Chicago S. A. M. convention in 1948.
- De-creased, MUM, January 1952
- Way "Out of this World", Linking Ring Vol 43 No 1 Jan 1963
- BEN BRAUDE'S BRAIN TWISTER, Hugard's Magic Monthly, October, 1946
- Scarne on Card Tricks [ghosted] (1950)
- Tricks and Treats (cl972)