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[[Paul Fleming]] Gemmill (May 30, 1890 - December 30, 1976) was a professor of economics (at the University of Pennsylvania where he taught for over 40 years) and professional magician born in York, Pennsylvania. He was assistant to both [[Eugene Laurant]] and [[Karl Germain]]. In 1915, he took over the Karl Germain tour and toured as "Paul Germain".<ref>Laurent by Gabe Fajuri (2005)</ref>
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'''Paul Fleming''' (1890-1976) was a professor of economics and a professional magician born in York, Pennsylvania. He was assistant to both [[Eugene Laurant]] and [[Karl Germain]]. In 1915, he took over the Germain tour and toured as "Paul Germain".<ref>Laurent by Gabe Fajuri (2005)</ref>
 
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| birth_place              = in York, Pennsylvania
 
| death_day                = December 30,  
 
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| death_year                = 1976
 
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He later became a professor of economics, teaching at the University of Pennsylvania. Together with his brother Walker, he founded the [[Fleming Book Company]], which published many classics books on magic. He edited The [[Fleming Classics in Magic]] series of books.
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He later became a professor of economics, teaching at the University of Pennsylvania for over 40 years. Together with his brother Walker, he founded the [[Fleming Book Company]], which published many classics books on magic. He edited The [[Fleming Classics in Magic]] series of books.<ref>Obit [[Genii 1977 January]]</ref>
 
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Fleming wrote what some consider the best book reviews in magic, which would be published in a three volume set.
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Fleming wrote what some consider the best book reviews in magic, which were published in a three volume set.
 
== Books ==
 
== Books ==
 
* [[Paul Fleming Book Reviews]], Vol. 1 (1944)
 
* [[Paul Fleming Book Reviews]], Vol. 1 (1944)
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==References==
 
==References==
* Obit [[Genii 1977 January]]
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[[Category:Biographies]]
 
[[Category:American magicians]]
 
[[Category:American magicians]]
 
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Revision as of 13:48, 4 March 2012

Paul Fleming (1890-1976) was a professor of economics and a professional magician born in York, Pennsylvania. He was assistant to both Eugene Laurant and Karl Germain. In 1915, he took over the Germain tour and toured as "Paul Germain".[1]

Paul Fleming
BornPaul Fleming Gemmill
May 30, 1890
in York, Pennsylvania
DiedDecember 30, 1976 (age 86)
CategoriesBooks by Paul Fleming

He later became a professor of economics, teaching at the University of Pennsylvania for over 40 years. Together with his brother Walker, he founded the Fleming Book Company, which published many classics books on magic. He edited The Fleming Classics in Magic series of books.[2]

Fleming wrote what some consider the best book reviews in magic, which were published in a three volume set.

Books


References

  1. Laurent by Gabe Fajuri (2005)
  2. Obit Genii 1977 January
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