(Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania: 3rd July 1904 - 15th March 1975)
Stage name of Edward D. Rupp. Inspired by and learned from Keen the Magician while working in a medicine show 1920-24. Thence pro on his own until 1934 when turned semi-pro with magic and, later, mentalism. Invented "Psychic Contact" (by 1928).
Co-edited Linking Ring "Parade" 1941-48, then as Editor 1948-c1968. Columns in Tops and Genii. Wrote Thought Wings Onward (86pp).
Coauthors: J. G. Thompson Jr.