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Harry Blackstone Sr.

Harry Blackstone Sr. Biography

Magician


ABOUT
Known as The Great Blackstone, he was one of the most renowned magicians of his age.
BEFORE FAME
A magic performance by Harry Kellar inspired him when he was a boy.

FAMILY LIFE
He was born Harry Bouton, in Chicago, Illinois.
ASSOCIATED WITH
Like Bob Hope, he toured with the USO during WW II, raising the spirits of our fighting men abroad.
TRIVIA
His signature act involved sawing a woman in half with an electrical circular saw.

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