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'''Jay Ose''' (November 6, 1911 - November 5, 1967) was a close-up performer who worked nightclubs and became one of the first resident magicians at the [[Magic Castle]].<ref>Tribute by Lou Derman, [[Genii 1967 November]]</ref>  
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'''Jay Ose''' (November 6, 1911 - November 5, 1967) was a close-up performer who worked nightclubs and became one of the first resident magicians at the [[Magic Castle]].<ref>Tribute by Lou Derman, [[Genii 1967 November|Genii Magazine, Vol. 32, No. 3, November 1967]], Jay Ose, Born November 6, 1911 - Died November 5, 1967, by George Boston, page 119</ref>  
  
 
== Biography ==
 
== Biography ==
In the early days at the Castle, Jay made a point of remembering everybody's name, along with the names of their wives, children, dogs and cats. Months after meeting them, and sometimes years, he'd call the person by name.<ref>Cover [[Genii 1963 March]]</ref>{{Youtube Thumb|7KQiuvX1xKI}}
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In the early days at the Castle, Jay made a point of remembering everybody's name, along with the names of their wives, children, dogs and cats. Months after meeting them, and sometimes years, he'd call the person by name.<ref>Cover, [[Genii 1963 March|Genii Magazine, Vol. 27, No. 11, March 1963]], Our Cover, Jay Ose, by WWL (Jr.), page 284</ref>{{Youtube Thumb|7KQiuvX1xKI}}
  
 
He was technical adviser on many films including the Cincinnati Kid and Flim-Flam Man. Jay died just two months after The Flim-Flam Man was released.
 
He was technical adviser on many films including the Cincinnati Kid and Flim-Flam Man. Jay died just two months after The Flim-Flam Man was released.
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* The Linking Ring, Vol. 42, No. 11, November 1962, Jay Ose, of Hollywood, California, by C. Verne Bloch, page 47
 
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* [[Genii 1994 January|Genii Magazine, Vol. 57, No. 3, January 1994]], Spotlight, This Month: Jay Ose, page 173
 
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Revision as of 07:59, 1 July 2018

Jay Ose

Cover of Genii (March 1963)
BornJaven Alvin Ose
November 6, 1911
Echo, Minneapolis, Minnesota
DiedNovember 5, 1967 (age 55)
Hollywood, Los Angeles

Jay Ose (November 6, 1911 - November 5, 1967) was a close-up performer who worked nightclubs and became one of the first resident magicians at the Magic Castle.[1]

Biography

In the early days at the Castle, Jay made a point of remembering everybody's name, along with the names of their wives, children, dogs and cats. Months after meeting them, and sometimes years, he'd call the person by name.[2]

He was technical adviser on many films including the Cincinnati Kid and Flim-Flam Man. Jay died just two months after The Flim-Flam Man was released.


References

  1. Tribute by Lou Derman, Genii Magazine, Vol. 32, No. 3, November 1967, Jay Ose, Born November 6, 1911 - Died November 5, 1967, by George Boston, page 119
  2. Cover, Genii Magazine, Vol. 27, No. 11, March 1963, Our Cover, Jay Ose, by WWL (Jr.), page 284