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H.R. Hulse

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H.R. Hulse
BornHomer R. Hulse
June 14, 1902
Piqua, Ohio
DiedMay 5, 1957 (age 54)
Atlanta, Georgia

Homer R. Hulse (1902-1957) was a magic dealer who sold magic for over 27 years as the Atlanta Magic Company.

Biography

He was interested in magic since 1909 and started in his home city of Piqua, Ohio.

A member of the Magic Dealers Association, he created and marketed several effects and published books

A 25-year member of the IBM, he had been presenting several shows the last years of his like including one the day before he unexpectedly died following a heart attack.[1][2]

Local magician Jerry Johnson bought the company from his widow.[3]

Awards and honors

  • I.B.M. Ring 9 of Atlanta was named in his honor for many years.

Books

  • Goodlette Dodson's Exhibition Card Fans (publisher)
  • George Pearce's Linking Ring Routine (publisher)

References

  1. MUM,JULY. 1957
  2. Obit, Linking Ring, June 1957
  3. Genii 1958 April, page 298