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Lyman Allen

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Lyman Allen
BornLyman H. Allen, Jr.
March 26, 1911
Boston, Massachusetts
DiedApril 18, 1992 (age 81)
Tucson, Arizona
Lyman Allen (1911-1992) was an American magic dealer and inventor.


Allen created the "Blok-Kord" (1941) and his "The Novelty Box Selection" was published in Jinx (1936 summer extra).

He was a fifty year member of the SAM Parent Assembly in New York City.[1]


  1. M-U-M, Vol. 82, No. 2, October 1992, Broken Wands, Lyman H. Allen, Jr., page 40