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William Miesel

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William Miesel
BornWilliam P. Miesel
September 12, 1935
Erie, Pennsylvania
DiedDecember 23, 2012 (age 77)
Erie, Pennsylvania

Bill Miesel (pronounced like measle), an assistant manager of a supermarket in Erie, Pennsylvania, was an amateur magician, author and publisher.[1]

He contributed to many magazine and published Precursor with his friend Ed Eckle starting in June o f1983.

At the 2002 FFFF, Eckle and Miesel receive plaques for the work they did on Precursor.



  • M-U-M, Vol. 75, No. 12, May 1986, William P. Miesel MAGICIAN OF THE MONTH by Ed Eckl, page 25
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 66, No. 11, November 1986, OUR COVER WILLIAM P. MIESEL, by Phil Willmarth, page 67
  • Obit Genii 2013 March