Help us get to over 4,000 biographies in 2018.

If you know of a past magician not listed in MagicPedia, start a New Biography for them or Email us your suggestion.

John B. Handy

From Magicpedia, the free online encyclopedia for magicians by magicians.
Revision as of 05:08, 19 October 2010 by Philippe billot (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search

John Bryant (Jack) Handy (? - February 26, 1949)

John B. Handy
DiedFebruary 26, 1949

Handy was very active in the magic community. He was founder and president of the Hill City Magicos in Lynchburg, Virginia and served as president for the Tri-State Magician's Ass'n. He also served as National President of the Society of American Magicians (1943-44).

Handy bred miniature rabbits with his wife Ginnie at their estate, "Nolanus", in Lynchburg, Virginia. The house contained a magic theater, "The Whoop n'Holler Oprey House" (described in the October, 1943 issue of Linking Ring) and Handy's collection of historical magic.