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'''Delmas W. Jenkins''' performed on a semi-professional around Nashville Tennessee from 1925 until the mid-forties and then became a collector.  
 
'''Delmas W. Jenkins''' performed on a semi-professional around Nashville Tennessee from 1925 until the mid-forties and then became a collector.  
  
He held [[I.B.M.]] No. 1543, which he  originally joined in 1927 and was a member of the Order of Merlin.<ref>Obit, Linking Ring, August 1985</ref>
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He held [[I.B.M.]] No. 1543, which he  originally joined in 1927 and was a member of the Order of Merlin.<ref>Obit, The Linking Ring, Vol. 65, No. 8, August 1985, page 110</ref>
  
 
He was a close friend to [[David Price]] and when Jenkins passed away, he left his considerable collection of magical correspondence to David Price's [[Egyptian Hall Museum]].<ref>Classic Correspondence from Egyptian Hall Museum by Mike Caveney (2010)</ref>
 
He was a close friend to [[David Price]] and when Jenkins passed away, he left his considerable collection of magical correspondence to David Price's [[Egyptian Hall Museum]].<ref>Classic Correspondence from Egyptian Hall Museum by Mike Caveney (2010)</ref>
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== Bibliography ==
 
== Bibliography ==
* "Three Master Mental Mysteries" (1929)
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* "Three Master Mental Mysteries" (1929)
 
* [[Trick of the Month Club]] Series No. 1, No. 10: A Fallacy and a Fag (1932)
 
* [[Trick of the Month Club]] Series No. 1, No. 10: A Fallacy and a Fag (1932)
  
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Revision as of 14:52, 21 May 2013

Delmas W. Jenkins
BornMarch 19, 1907
DiedMay 12, 1985 (age 78)
Nashville, Tennessee

Delmas W. Jenkins performed on a semi-professional around Nashville Tennessee from 1925 until the mid-forties and then became a collector.

He held I.B.M. No. 1543, which he originally joined in 1927 and was a member of the Order of Merlin.[1]

He was a close friend to David Price and when Jenkins passed away, he left his considerable collection of magical correspondence to David Price's Egyptian Hall Museum.[2]

Delmas was one of the organizers and the only president of the short-lived Mysteria Club in Nashville for the younger magicians in 1926.

In the early 1940s, he was charter member #8 of the Magicians Club of Nashville, which in 1951 became the A E Harrison Assembly No. 50 of the SAM.[3]

Bibliography

References

  1. Obit, The Linking Ring, Vol. 65, No. 8, August 1985, page 110
  2. Classic Correspondence from Egyptian Hall Museum by Mike Caveney (2010)
  3. Conversation with Meir Yedid from http://www.mymagic.com/magichistory/magis/jenkins-delmas/index.html