Friday, February 25, 2011

Carter The Great - Wizard Magician Vintage Magic Act

Carter The Great - Wizard Vintage Magic Act

Legends of Magic, Illusion, Hypnotism

Carter The Great ~ The World's Weird Wonderful Wizard Vintage Magic Act Legends of Magic, Illusion, Hypnotism Charles Carter, 1874 - 1936. Widely known to make his sawing a woman in half illusion more terrifying, this American born magician had his assistants appear as doctor and nurses to simulate a deadly medical emergency on stage. Carter The Great, promoted himself as the "World's Weird Wonderful Wizard". Vintage magic performance poster promoting 1926 magic show of Carter The Great, World's Weird Wonderful Wizard / wearing a turban, holding a globe, surrounded by ghouls, goblins and gremlins of a fantasy world.



No comments:

Post a Comment