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Dr. E. M. Roberts

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Dr. E. M. Roberts
BornEdwin M. Roberts Jr.
August 23, 1899
DiedMarch 13, 1976 (age 76)
Amarillo, Texas

Dr. E. M. Roberts (1899-1976), a dentist in Amarillo, Texas, was an expert in coin magic and sleeving.


He invented the Snap Sleeve and any of his effects were published in New Modern Coin Magic.

He served for years as President of IBM Ring No. 34 – Amarillo, Texas.


  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 57, No. 1, January 1977, Broken Wand, DR. E.M. ROBERTS, page 104