Dai Vernon Ô 1 SUMMARYLumns called The Vernon began in 1968 after Vernon had moved "To To B "California to b compilation of every article Dai Vernon wrote for Genii magazine from 1968 1990 and is stock full of thoughtful insights into the art of magic and the thinking behind it If you read between the ines you essentially get an entire master class from The Professor himself which is what makes this a special book All of the ideas tips and thoughts compiled in this book are worth their weight in gold and will certainly cause a constant barrage of ight bulb moments. Non diligently recorded his thoughts on hundreds of different magicians he saw perform from all different magicians he saw perform from all the world and gives advice on the creation and presentation of magic the most important egacy of all Readi. Rom The Genii Corporation is the collected columns that magician Dai Vernon The Professor wrote for Genii magazine from 1968 through 1990 Vernon born on June wrote for Genii magazine from 1968 through
1990 Vernon born on June 1894 and named David Frederick Wingfield Verner was the foremost close up magician ofVernon born on June 1894 and named David Frederick Wingfield Verner was the foremost close up magician of 20th Century His skill inventiveness and devotion to magic revolutionized the art and craft of magic Vernon received his nickname Dai when a newspaper misprinted his first name and the surname Vernon when he was confused with the male partner in a figure skating couple early in the 20th CenturyThe co. 60s his move to Los Angeles in 1963 to coincide with the opening of The Magic Castle once again placed him in the center of it allThe Writings of Dai VernonIn Genii The Conjurors' Magazinefrom 1968 1990 Dai Ver. For 25 years Dai Vernon held court at the Magic Castle in Los Angeles During his tenure at the famous magician s club he was asked to write down his thoughts on various things and the publishers of the Genii Magazine would give him a thoughts on various things and the publishers of the Genii Magazine would give him a in the periodicalSo for almost 25 years Vernon known to most magicians as The Professor wrote down his thoughts on almost every aspect of MagicThis is a wonderful collection of the Professor s thoughts preserved for future generations of magicians to use The Vernon Touch published and exclusively available The Vernon Touch is a
*time capsule of *capsule of entire history of 20th century magic spanning nine decades Not only was Dai Vernon at the center of the magic world in New York City from the 1920s through the early 19. .