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The Magic City

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The Magic City
PublisherHenry B. Heyne
First issueJanuary 1902
Final issueApril 1902

The Magic City is a scarce periodical from Henry B. Heyne out of Dubuque, Iowa.

There is only few known issues of what was to be a monthly magazine. One dated April 1902 was at the New York Public Library [1] and later revealed that Robert Lund also owned a copy.

Then another issue was found by Stephen A. Sparks with the same Vol 1. No. 1 markings but dated January 1902.[2]

It was reproduced as part of Walter B. Graham's "Magic Collectors Reprint Series" (Vol. 3, No. 2, Sept. 1971).[3]


  1. The Magic Cauldron No. 7 (March 1963)
  2. THE MAGIC CITY - ANOTHER ENIGMA?... Stephen A. Sparks, Magicol No. 29 (November 1970).
  3. The Magical Bookie Number 44 (July 1973)