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Eddie Songest

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Eddie Songest
BornJoseph Edward Songest
February 11, 1904

Eddie Songest (1904-?) was a semi-pro magician who's comedy magic was a feature of many Magic Circle functions, concerts and suppers.


Songest contributed to Magazines and Newspapers.[1] He had a unique comedy style, wearing a monocle and carrying his props in a carrier bag. He may be remembered most for his "Sausages" routine.

He joined The Magic Circle in 1932. An MIMC, he gathered a large library, which along with his props, which he left to the Society. [2]


  1. Tricks That Mystify by Will Goldston (1934)
  2. Obit, Magic Circular, March 1996