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Del Adelphia (1868-February 10, 1917) born Adelphia J.Brown in Ohio. With long flowing hair and buck-skin costume, he called himself the "Cowboy Magician".
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Del Adelphia (1868-February 10, 1917), born Adelphia J.Brown in Ohio, performed with long flowing hair and in buck-skin costume as the "Cowboy Magician".
  
His signature tricks were the Vanishing Bird Cage, which he would often repeat, and the egg bag.
 
  
He performed at the eleventh annual SAM banquet in New York City.
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He performed at the eleventh annual SAM banquet in New York City. His signature tricks were the Vanishing Bird Cage, which he would often repeat, and the egg bag. [[Harry Blackstone]] Sr. bought the [[Vanishing Bird Cage]] illusion after Del passed away.
 
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[[Harry Blackstone]] Sr. bought the Vanishing Bird Cage illusion after Del pass away.
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== Further reading ==
 
== Further reading ==
 
 
* [[Del Adelphia, The Cowboy Magician]] by [[Mike Caveney]], [[Gibecière]], Vol 1, No 2
 
* [[Del Adelphia, The Cowboy Magician]] by [[Mike Caveney]], [[Gibecière]], Vol 1, No 2
  

Revision as of 06:44, 1 October 2008

Del Adelphia (1868-February 10, 1917), born Adelphia J.Brown in Ohio, performed with long flowing hair and in buck-skin costume as the "Cowboy Magician".


He performed at the eleventh annual SAM banquet in New York City. His signature tricks were the Vanishing Bird Cage, which he would often repeat, and the egg bag. Harry Blackstone Sr. bought the Vanishing Bird Cage illusion after Del passed away.

Further reading

Special thanks to the Conjuring Arts Research Center's searchable database,AskAlexander, in researching this topic.