|Born||Donald Alan McWethy|
February 22, 1926
|Died||April 15, 1999 (age 73) |
|Resting place||Lakeside Cemetery in Colon, Michigan.|
|Categories||Books by Don Alan|
Don Alan (February 22, 1926 - April 15, 1999), born Donald Alan McWethy was a pioneer in close-up magic on television.
Alan appeared on his own daytime TV show called Magic. Then worked as "Sir Dono" on Princess Mary Hartline's Magic Castle morning show. Alan also appeared on other television shows including The Ed Sullivan Show, Playboy After Dark, The Tonight Show, Mike Douglas, Dick Cavett and Garry Moore.
In the 1960s, he hosted his own TV show, Don Alan's Magic Ranch.
- In a Class by Himself: the Legacy of Don Alan by Jon Racherbaumer, published by L&L, 2000
- Don Alan's Devano Card Rise, Special Edition in the Ron Bauer Private Studies Series (1999)
- The Complete Don Alan’s Chop Cup, Special Edition in the Ron Bauer Private Studies Series (2005)
- Don Alan's Sneaky Nudist Rides Again, No. 24 in the Ron Bauer Private Studies Series (not yet released)
- Don Alan, Volume 28: The Greater Magic Video Library (1988) Stevens Magic Emporium