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Gus Southall

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Gus Southall
BornGustave Albert Southall
circa 1901
DiedSeptember 26, 1971 (age 69)

Gus Southall (c.1901-1971), an accountant by profession, was an award winning close-up magician.


Southall succumbed to a heart attack within a few hours of arriving home from Llandudno on September 26, 1971 at the age of 69.

He had been a member of the Order of the Magi for over 50 years and served as its President for two successive years. he was also a member of the I.B.M. British Ring.[1]

Awards and honors

  • First place, Micromagi, , 1961 Liege VIII World Championship (FISM)


  1. Final Curtain, New Tops, DECEMBER 1971