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John P. Hamilton

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John P. Hamilton
BornJohn Philip Hamilton
circa 1913
Manchester, New Hampshire
DiedMay 7, 1970 (age 56)
Manchester, New Hampshire
Known forInventing clever tricks

John P. Hamilton (1913-1970) was the inventor of many tricks, such as "Eyes of The Gods", and marketed several rope tricks through the Max Holden Shop in Boston.


He was a member for nearly 25 years of SAM Assembly No. 9. He was also Past President and Secretary of I.B.M. Ring No. 166.[1][2]


  • Eyes of the Gods (1948)


  1. Broken Wand, MUM, AUGUST, 1970
  2. The Linking Ring, July 1970