Help us get to over 4,000 biographies in 2016.

If you know of a past magician not listed in MagicPedia, start a New Biography for them or Email us your suggestion.

Difference between revisions of "Ed Mellon"

From Magicpedia, the free online encyclopedia for magicians by magicians.
Jump to: navigation, search
(Created page with '{{Infobox person | image = | image_size = | alt = | caption = | birth_name = | birt...')
 
(2 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 6: Line 6:
 
| birth_name                =  
 
| birth_name                =  
 
| birth_day                =   
 
| birth_day                =   
| birth_year                = ?
+
| birth_year                = 1923
 
| birth_place              =  
 
| birth_place              =  
| death_day                = August 6,  
+
| death_day                = August 6,  
| death_year                = 1960
+
| death_year                = 1960
 
| death_place              = Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
 
| death_place              = Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
 
| resting_place            =  
 
| resting_place            =  
Line 27: Line 27:
 
He was elected as Vice President of the [[Magic Dealers Association]] and attended the IBM-SAM Convention, in Boston just before his unexpected death of a heart attack.
 
He was elected as Vice President of the [[Magic Dealers Association]] and attended the IBM-SAM Convention, in Boston just before his unexpected death of a heart attack.
  
He widow, Jean R. Mellon, carried on the business  under the name of "ED MELLON RELEASES".<ref>Linking Ring, September 1960, page 54</ref>
+
He widow, Jean R. Mellon, carried on the business  under the name of "ED MELLON RELEASES".<ref>[[Linking Ring]], September 1960, page 54</ref>
  
 
== References ==
 
== References ==
 
<references />
 
<references />
{{DEFAULTSORT:Mellon]]
+
{{DEFAULTSORT:Mellon}}

Revision as of 14:44, 24 October 2010

Ed Mellon
Born1923
DiedAugust 6, 1960
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Ed Mellon a specialist in mentalism effects.

In the early 1950s, he teamed up with James Swoger to produce many mental effects. Ed Mellon's house organ for his business was called Mental-Wise.

He was elected as Vice President of the Magic Dealers Association and attended the IBM-SAM Convention, in Boston just before his unexpected death of a heart attack.

He widow, Jean R. Mellon, carried on the business under the name of "ED MELLON RELEASES".[1]

References

  1. Linking Ring, September 1960, page 54