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Harry Baron

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Harry Baron
BornHarry Albert Boughen
August 28, 1919
London, England
DiedMay 27, 1991 (age 71)
Huntsmead, Billericay, Essex, England
CategoriesBooks by Harry Baron

Harry Baron (1919-1991), the stage name of Harry Albert Boughen, was the co-founder with Joe Stuthard of The Kaymar Magic Co. He published books under Penshaw Press and was the editor of Magic Info (1976-1981).


  • My Best Card Trick (1953)
  • My Best Close-up Trick (1954)
  • Close Up Magic For Beginners
  • Card Tricks for Beginners
  • Magic for Beginners (1954)
  • Magic: How to Entertain and Baffle Your Friends with Magic


  • The Magic Circular, Vol. 85, No. 917, July 1991, THE HARRY BARON STORY, page 147
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 71, No. 9, September 1991, Our Side of the Pond BY ELIZABETH WARLOCK, page 107
  •, Harry Baron