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'''Jack Trepel''' (December 25, 1896 - February 19, 1965) was a amateur magician and florist from New York City.<ref>By Thompson, Jr., J.G.. "My Best", 1945, p. 377</ref>
  
Trepel was very active in the magic community and served as President of the [[S.A.M.]] Parent Assembly. He became a close friend of Houdini who lived directly opposite his house.  
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== Biography ==
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Trepel was very active in the magic community and served as President of the [[S.A.M.]] Parent Assembly No 1 in New York City. He became a close friend of [[Houdini]] who lived directly opposite his house.  
  
 
He performed a two-person telepathy act with wife Mary overseas for the [[USO]].
 
He performed a two-person telepathy act with wife Mary overseas for the [[USO]].
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Trepel retired to Miami, Florida.
 
Trepel retired to Miami, Florida.
  
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* [[Genii 1943 February]] (cover)
 
* [[Genii 1943 February]] (cover)
 
* [[Abra]] April 3, 1965
 
* [[Abra]] April 3, 1965
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Latest revision as of 09:46, 25 December 2019

Jack Trepel

Cover of Genii (1943)
BornJack F. Trepel
December 25, 1896
Ripley, Indiana
DiedFebruary 19, 1965 (age 68)

Jack Trepel (December 25, 1896 - February 19, 1965) was a amateur magician and florist from New York City.[1]

Biography

Trepel was very active in the magic community and served as President of the S.A.M. Parent Assembly No 1 in New York City. He became a close friend of Houdini who lived directly opposite his house.

He performed a two-person telepathy act with wife Mary overseas for the USO.

Trepel retired to Miami, Florida.

References

  1. By Thompson, Jr., J.G.. "My Best", 1945, p. 377