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Edwin Sachs

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Edwin Sachs

From Stanyon’s Magic (June 1901)
BornEdwin Thomas Sachs
April 9, 1850
DiedSeptember 26, 1910 (age 60)
Resting placeSt. Mary Church Cemetery, Reigate, UK
CategoriesBooks by Edwin Sachs

Edwin T. Sachs (1850-1910) was a sports writer and amateur magician who learned from William Cremer's book The Secret Out.


Sachs became an Honorary Vice-President of the Magic Circle in 1906 and on April, 1907 became a Member of the Inner Magic Circle. He was a frequent contributor to the pages of the Magic Circular.


Sachs' articles on sleights were serialized in the Exchange & Mart magazine and reprinted as Sleight of Hand, A Practical Manual of Legerdemain for Amateurs and Others in 1877.