Edward W. Dart (September 25, 1883 - April 26, 1974), born in Kansas City, was a long time member in the magic community, helping form magic organizations and publishing magazines.
From December, 1949 until May, 1952, Ed wrote for Genii a monthly news summary covering the New York area.
A lifelong member in the magic community he was:
- General Chairman in 1939 of the S.A.M. National Conference in New York City
- Honorary member of Knights of Magic in New York
- Member of the International Brotherhood of Magicians
- Member of the Order of Merlin
- Founder and Honorary member of I.B.M. Garden State Ring #106, Newark, New Jersey
- Organizer and Life member of S.A.M. Carl Rosini #82 of Clearwater Florida.
- Honorary member of the I.B.M. Harry Roz-On Ring #26, New York
- Life member of the Magic Dealers Association
- Life member of the Magician's Alliance of Eastern States
- Life member of SAM Parent Assembly #1
- Honorary member of the Society of Indian Magicians, Calcutta, India
- A Tribute To Ed Dart By Harold R. Rice, Genii 1965, Vol 30, page 500
- MUM, July 1974, page 9