Del Ray: America's Foremost
|Del Ray: America's Foremost|
Del Ray: America's Foremost was written by John Moehring and published in 2010.
It included a 92-minute DVD with footage of Del Ray performing on stage and close-up.
Part One traces Del Ray's career through his adolescent years in an orphanage where he performed his first paid show for $3, to his rise in fame during the 1950s. It describes the development of a his approach to close-up magic that enabled him to demand fees as high as $10,000 a week.
Part Two contains eight effects from his repertoire, most described by Gary Plants.