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Dr. H. S. Bostock

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Dr. H. S. Bostock
BornHarry Steele Bostock
November 24, 1878
Chatsworth, Illinois

Dr. H. S. Bostock (1878-?) was an optometrist, semi-professional magician and magic tutor in Wisconsin.


He began magic in 1921 with a specialty in cards, coins and ventriloquism. [1]

He also did an act with his wife as the Novelty Bostocks[2]

He was a long time member of IBM Ring No. 31 in Madison Wisconsin, which he served as vice-president in 1950.[3]


  1. Who's Who in Magic, Sphinx, August, 1931
  2. Genii 1938 August
  3. Linking Ring, February, 1950