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Herb Rungie

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BornHerbert William Runge
January 19, 1907
Shewano, Wisconsin
DiedSeptember 17, 1993 (age 86)
Shewano, Wisconsin
Herb Rungie (1907-1993) was a jeweler, watchmaker and part-time professional magician and ventriloquist.

Biography

Specializing in comedy magic, he contributed several effects to The Jinx.

Rungie served as Territorial Representative for the State of Wisconsin for the IBM.

References

  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 22, No. 8, October 1942, HERB RUNGIE, page 42
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 58, No. 10, October 1978, HERB RUNGIE, page 93
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 73, No. 11, November 1993, Obituary HERBERT W. RUNGE, page 113