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Success Book Series Volumes One to Four - Books

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Now in Four Big Volumes! A guide to every aspect of your magic life Illustrated throughout with photographs of magicians of all kinds - mostly at work with magic props. Pictures by Irving Desfor, Pete Biro, and others. Plus line drawings where needed. (Even if you couldn't read, you'd still...

Now in Four Big Volumes!

A guide to every aspect of your magic life Illustrated throughout with photographs of magicians of all kinds - mostly at work with magic props. Pictures by Irving Desfor, Pete Biro, and others. Plus line drawings where needed. (Even if you couldn't read, you'd still enjoy "Success"!)

Who are the people who wrote this book? And what do they know about magic? Nobody already in the magic field needs to ask this question, but for the newcomer be assured, Jay and Frances Marshall had, between them, 85 years of experience in every phase of the business, including round the world performing.

Over 40 guaranteed "experts" in their own category of magic wrote articles in detail on their subject. Dozens more checked various lists for accuracy, adding thoughts and ideas. Still others made possible the use of rare photos, memorabilia and material. It becomes a detailed pattern for your magic life!!

  • Over 900 Pages!
  • Dimensions: 9″x11″
  • Date: 1973-1984
  • Binding: Comb Soft-bound or Comb Hardbound

  • Vol. 1 Contents:

    3 Introduction
    7 Why This Book Was Written
    12 You, the Performer
    21 Formal Wear Chart
    23 How to Look Your Best Under the Worst Possible Circumstances
    32 How to Look Your Best Part II: Make Up ad Character Suggestions
    43 The Tricks
    46 Brief Outline on the Presentation of Magic
    51 The Assistant
    59 Staging the Show
    68 Staging the Show Part II
    75 Patter
    81 Presentation for an Anniversary Show
    81 Money Like Magic: Demonstration/Speed with magic for money raising events
    82 The Visitors
    99 Packing for the Show
    91 Jay Marshall’s List of Magicians’ Necessities
    93 Work With the Animals
    102 Booking the Magic Show
    109 Help Yourself to Headlines
    123 Promoting Yourself In Your Own Home Town
    140 You Sure Know How to Hurt a Guy!: An evaluation test
    143 Loss!
    150 How to Avoid Accidents
    153 The Magic of Taxes
    157 After You’re Gone
    161 The Santa Caper
    166 USO
    171 Entertaining In Hospitals
    177 The Boiler Room
    183 Cruise Ship Magic
    186 Theatre of Illusion
    190 Shopping Centers and Malls
    193 Helping Them Raise Money

    Vol 2. Contents:

    203 101 Ways to Make Money from Magic
    289 A Magical Retirement
    291 The Magic Inventors
    301 The Puzzling Environment
    325 The Black Magician
    335 The Great American Lecture Game
    345 Hey, Look us Over!
    349 Still Another Way to Make Money from Magic
    350 The Real Pros
    353 Ronald McDonald/Hamburger Fun
    354 On Being a Magic Dealer
    357 The Magic Junkmen
    365 The Trickery
    367 Those Magic Expendables
    371 The Magic Magazine and Its Pitfalls
    381 Writing About Magic for Public Reading
    386 Bert Allerton Amusement
    387 Fabulous World of Trade Shows
    394 Profile of a Trade Show Entrepreneur
    405 The Business Oriented Magician
    407 Putting Magic into the Trade Exhibit
    413 The Tame Magician
    418 Television and the Magician
    419 How to Get on Any Network TV Show
    427 The Royal Road to the Big time
    429 Cable Television
    434 Capture That Magic from the TV Screen
    436 How Magic and Photography Blend Together
    437 Magic Clubs and You
    437 Be a Joiner
    441 Why and Wherefore of a Magic Convention
    444 The Problem that Won’t Stay Solved
    449 Making Money Selling Money
    455 Magic of Fashions
    456 Which Witch Are You?
    458 The Magic Castle
    460 How and Where to Get What You Want

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