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Roy Baker

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Roy Baker
BornGeoffrey Roy Herbert Hursell
Kentucky, New South Wales, England
DiedNovember 10, 2006
Reinham, Kent, England

Roy Baker (1921-2006) was the stage name of Geoffrey R.H. Hursell, a British magician, hypnotist and mentalist, also known for his comedy magic.


Using the name Zaharee, he was a regular contributor to Abra and other magic magazine. Under his own name, Hursell, Baker published a short lived magazine called IT.

Baker was the inventor of the P.A.T.E.O. Force described page 39 in his book Baker's Bonanza.