|Born||Roy Norman Menge|
October 21, 1908
|Died||February 10, 1958 (age 49) |
R. Norman Menge (1908-1958) was a magic shop owner and performed magic as both "Norman the Wizard" and "Menge the Magic Maker".
In the 1940s, Menge was owner of the Wizard's Workshop in Hot Springs, Arkansas. In addition to his mail order business, he organized "Norman's Wizard's Club" and sent out a newsletter called Norman's News.
He later moved to Columbus, Ohio, to join U. F. Grant producing items under the name "G & M".
- Climax Egg Bag (possibly assisted by U. F. Grant) which when turned inside out looks like a chicken.
- The Wizard's Wonder Book (1943)
- Tricky Thumbler Tricks (1947)