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J. T. Garrus

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J. T. Garrus
BornJames Taylor Garrus
May 4 1908
Orlando, Florida
DiedJune 31 1977 (age 69)
Alexandria, Virginia
Resting placeMound View Cemetery, Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio
Known forPassing the Centre Tear on to Sid Lorraine

J. T. Garrus (1908-1977) was an amateur magician from America who attended Cambridge University, where he was Secretary of the Pentacle Club in 1928.[1]


In 1928 he introduced the Center Tear to Sid Lorraine who passed it on to other magicians.

Garrus performed "Through the Eye of a Needle" in the 1930 Pentacle Club's show.