J. Marberger Stuart
|J. Marberger Stuart|
|Born||John Marberger Stuart|
April 03, 1927
|Died||January 2, 1993 (age 65) |
Manhasset, Nassau, New York
J. Marberger Stuart (1927-1993), a semi-professional magician, was a senior partner in a large New York law firm working as John M. Stuart.
With help from his amateur magician father, Stuart won his first prize as a magician in an amateur contest at the age of nine. Later most of his prize-winning mysteries are designed by his artist wife, Marjorie.
In 1969, the Stuarts presented in New York a full evening magic show with a murder mystery plot. They also wrote a novel which was gimmicked in several was as a Forcing Book, "You don't have to slay a dragon" (1975).
He was elected into the S.A.M. Hall of Fame.
- ↑ Cover, MUM, January 1993
- ↑ Obit,Linking Ring, February 1993
- ↑ http://www.death-record.com/l/96484127/John-M-Stuart