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Herb Rungie

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BornHerbert William Runge
January 19, 1907
Shewano, Wisconsin
DiedSeptember 17, 1993 (age 86)
Shewano, Wisconsin
Herb Rungie (1907-1993) was a jeweler, watchmaker and part-time professional magician and ventriloquist.


Specializing in comedy magic, he contributed several effects to The Jinx.

Rungie served as Territorial Representative for the State of Wisconsin for the IBM.


  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 22, No. 8, October 1942, HERB RUNGIE, page 42
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 58, No. 10, October 1978, HERB RUNGIE, page 93
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 73, No. 11, November 1993, Obituary HERBERT W. RUNGE, page 113