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Edward Schneider

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Edward Schneider
BornMarch 13, 1912
Boston, Massachusetts
DiedOctober 16, 1986 (age 74)
West Palm Beach, Florida

Edward Schneider served as National President of the Society of American Magicians.

During his four term presidency of local Assembly No. 9, Schneider originated the "Magic Brotherhood Sunday" in Boston.

During his presidency of the S.A.M., Schneider was one of the founders of the Society of American Magicians Hall of Fame and Magic Museum, which we was later elected into. [1] [2] [3] [4]


  1. Edward Schneider, Magician-of-the-Month, by Leslie P. Guest, in M-U-M, Vol. 53, No. 1, June 1963, page 456
  2. Obit, MUM, December 1986
  3. Obit, Genii Vol. 50, No. 5, November 1986, page 370
  4. Obit, Linking Ring, Vol. 67, No. 1, January 1987, page 107