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Charles Roltare

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Charles Roltare (February 4 1872 - October 14 1932), born Charles Roltare Eggleston in Bloomfield, Iowa.

Charles Roltare
BornCharles Roltare Eggleston
February 04, 1872
Bloomfield, Iowa
DiedOctober 14, 1932 (age 60)

Roltare began touring with acting and minstrel companies and then as a professional magician in 1898 with vaudeville. He made an appearance at the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago.

Roltare was the first editor of the Society of American Magicians' magazine, M-U-M (1911-1912)


  • Who's who in the lyceum By Alfred Augustus Wright (1906)
  • Mahatma Vol 8, No 3 (September 1904)