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BornManuel Robert Thomas
October 08, 1883
Butte City, Montana
DiedDecember 20, 1934 (age 51)
Mojave, California

Manuel (October 8, 1883 - December 20, 1934) performed in vaudeville as the "Manuel - Master of the Mighty Dollar". His coin manipulation was said to have rivaled that of T. Nelson Down.


Born Manuel Robert Thomas in Butte City, Montana to Portuguese parents, he died in an auto accident near the town of Mojave.[1]


  1. Obit, Linking Ring, Jan. 1935