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Jules Dhotel

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Jules Dhotel
BornNovember 16, 1879
Neufchateux, France
DiedJune 16, 1967 (age 87)
Paris, France
CategoriesBooks by Jules Dhotel

Dr. Jules Dhotel (or D'Hotel) (1879 - 1967), a doctor by profession, was a musician, sculptor and magician. He would perform as "Hedolt".[1]


He chaired FISM in 1947 and 1951.

Dhotel was the editor of "Le Journal de la prestidigitation", the magazine for the Association Syndicale des Artistes Prestidigitateurs (ASAP).



  1. The Sphinx, Vol. 33, No. 12, February 1935, Who's Who in Magic, page 347
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  • Cover, The Gen, Vol. 17, No. 3, July 1961, from THE GEN desk, Dr. Jules Dhotel, by Lewis Ganson, page 63
  • Genii Magazine, Vol. 31, No. 12, August 1967, Dr. Jules Dhotel Dies, page 536
  • M-U-M, Vol. 67, No. 11, April 1978, Docteur Jules Dhotel (1879-1967), by Hedolt, page 25
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 60, No. 2, February 1980, Memoirs Of A Magician's Ghost, by John Booth, CHAPTER 148 – Vignettes About Four Photographs, page 53
  • Bio-bibliographisches Lexikon der Zauberkünstler Edition Volker Huber, April 2002, D'Hotel, Jules, Dr. med. = J. Hédolt, frz. Zauberkünstler (*16.11.1879 Neufchteau, Vogesen; †00.06.1967) Paris), page 93