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| birth_name                = George Frederick Schulte
 
| birth_name                = George Frederick Schulte
| birth_day                =   May 22,
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| birth_day                = May 22,
| birth_year                =   1887
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| birth_year                = 1887
 
| birth_place              = Athens, Wisconsin
 
| birth_place              = Athens, Wisconsin
 
| death_day                = March 15,  
 
| death_day                = March 15,  
| death_year                = 1967
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| resting_place            = Port Hudson National Cemetery,Zachary, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana (Plot: B 1353A,) <ref>http://www.interment.net/data/us/la/eastbatrou/porthudnat/index_rosk.htm</ref>
 
| resting_place            = Port Hudson National Cemetery,Zachary, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana (Plot: B 1353A,) <ref>http://www.interment.net/data/us/la/eastbatrou/porthudnat/index_rosk.htm</ref>
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== Biography ==
 
== Biography ==
His first appearance as an entertainer was in 1900 in Chicago, where he made his home the previous year. <ref> Trix & Chatter by [[Werner Dornfield]]  (1921)</ref>
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His first appearance as an entertainer was in 1900 in Chicago, where he made his home the previous year. <ref> [[Trix and Chatter]] by [[Werner Dornfield]]  (1921)</ref>
  
 
One of his favorite tricks is the Conradi Coffee and Milk effect which was explained in "[[Trix and Chatter]]" (1921).
 
One of his favorite tricks is the Conradi Coffee and Milk effect which was explained in "[[Trix and Chatter]]" (1921).

Revision as of 13:32, 28 February 2012

George F. Schulte
BornGeorge Frederick Schulte
May 22, 1887
Athens, Wisconsin
DiedMarch 15, 1967 (age 79)
Resting placePort Hudson National Cemetery,Zachary, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana (Plot: B 1353A,) [1]

George F. Schulte was a popular Chicago society entertainer and author of professional patter for magicians, who also wrote laugh lines and stage patter for other magicians and entertainers.

Biography

His first appearance as an entertainer was in 1900 in Chicago, where he made his home the previous year. [2]

One of his favorite tricks is the Conradi Coffee and Milk effect which was explained in "Trix and Chatter" (1921).

In 1918-19, during the world war, Schulte was a feature attraction with the U. S. Navy Show, "Jacks of All Trades" entertaining men in training at camps.[3]

Awards and Honors

  • Cover Magic World, Vol 1. No. 3 (June 1917)
  • Cover Osirian, Vol. 1 No. 3 (June 1925)
  • Cover Linking Ring, Vol 5, No. 6 (August 1926)

Bibliography

Books

  • Talks for Tricks (1916)
  • Magical Monologues (1919)
  • Patter Paragraphs (1921)
  • Words for Wizards (1924)

References

  1. http://www.interment.net/data/us/la/eastbatrou/porthudnat/index_rosk.htm
  2. Trix and Chatter by Werner Dornfield (1921)
  3. Linking Ring, Vol 5, No. 6 (August 1926)