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Edward Proudlock

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Edward Proudlock
BornEdmund Dunn Proudlock
June 4, 1882
Yorkshire, England
DiedJanuary 9, 1958 (age 75)

Edward Proudlock (1882-1958) was a semi-professional sleight-of-hand magician.

Biography

In his early days, presented an act in 18th century court dress, knee breeches and powdered wig, as if to be a Court Magician.

Teddy, as called by those that knew him, was a kindly, quiet man with his dry style of humor.

Honors

  • Gold Medalist Magicians' Club London (1928)

Books

  • Edward Proudlock's Routine with Thimbles by Edward Bagshawe (1933)
  • Edward Proudlock's Version of the Sympathetic Silks by Edward Bagshawe (1936)
  • Edward Proudlock's Egg Bag and Four Ace Presentations by Edward Bagshawe (1938)

References

  • Death reported in Abracadabra, SATURDAY, 8th FEBRUARY, 1958, Vol. 25 No. 628.
  • Tricks That Mystify by Will Goldston (1934)