The Gen

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[[Gen]] was an English periodical founded by [[Harry Stanley]] that was published over 26 years from his Unique Magic Studios, starting just after World War II.
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'''The Gen''' was an English periodical founded by [[Harry Stanley]] that was published over 26 years from his Unique Magic Studios, starting just after World War II.  
  
It ran, starting in December 1945, for 23 years.
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Starting  with 3 mimeographed issues while Stanley was still in the army, it ran for 26 years.<ref>Digital Gen [[Genii 2003 June]]</ref>
  
[[Lewis Ganson]] was the editor until the magazine changed hands in 1971, where it continued under the editorship of [[Val Andrews]] for a further two issues as the [[New Gen]].  
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[[Lewis Ganson]] would later published material in many of his books including Routined Manipulation, The Art of Close-Up Magic, The Dai Vernon Book of Magic, Inner Secrets of Card Magic and The Magic of Slydini.  
  
Ganson published material that would later show up in his books including Routined Manipulation, The Art of Close-Up Magic, The Dai Vernon Book of Magic, Inner Secrets of Card Magic and The Magic of Slydini.
 
  
It started with 3 mimeographed issues while Stanley was still in the army.
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It would continue under the editorship of [[Val Andrews]] for a further two issues as the [[New Gen]].
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Latest revision as of 18:33, 28 October 2012

The Gen
Gen.jpg
Feb. 1953 issue
EditorsLewis Ganson
PublisherHarry Stanley
First issueDecember 1945
Final issueSep/Oct/Nov 1970
CountryEngland
Total issues303

The Gen was an English periodical founded by Harry Stanley that was published over 26 years from his Unique Magic Studios, starting just after World War II.

Starting with 3 mimeographed issues while Stanley was still in the army, it ran for 26 years.[1]

Lewis Ganson would later published material in many of his books including Routined Manipulation, The Art of Close-Up Magic, The Dai Vernon Book of Magic, Inner Secrets of Card Magic and The Magic of Slydini.


It would continue under the editorship of Val Andrews for a further two issues as the New Gen.




References

  1. Digital Gen Genii 2003 June
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