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|Born||August 30 1829|
|Died||March 8 1899 (age 69) |
(1829 - 1899),born in Vienna, was one of Hofzinser
's favorite pupils.
In 1870, he was assistant to Compars Herrmann and a few years later in the year 1873, he was engaged by Kratky-Baschik to perform at his theatre in Vienna. He played there for eight straight years.
During his last years of life, before he died blind and poverty-stricken, he was aided by Ottokar Fischer whom he revealed many of Hofzinser's unique
card experiments. 
- ↑ History of Conjuring and Magic by Henry Ridgely Evans (1928)