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Harry Stanley

(Britain: c1905 - 20th September 1991)

Pro magician, dealer and publisher in London (Unique Magic Studio) from 1946 until he retired in 1970. Was the first to sell silent films with magic instructions to magicians.

Coauthors: Lewis Ganson

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Harry Stanley & Lewis Ganson

The Gen by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonThe Gen magazine was published by Harry Stanley just after the war. The first issue came out in December 1945. The magazine was published for 26 years with 303 issues covering a total of 8,685 pages. Lewis Ganson, one of the greatest British magical writers ever, was the editor until the magazine changed hands in 1971. It continued under the editorship of Val Andrews for a further two issues as the New Gen.

Virtually every known name in the world of post-war magic made a contribution to the Gen or was featured in its columns. Ken Brooke, for example, contributed 27 items and even the final issue, under...

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Harry Stanley

Tricks of the Television Stars by Harry StanleyThis ebook, fully illustrated, gives the secrets of the television star's favourite tricks and novelties: magic, hypnotism, laugh stunts - that anyone can perform.

This is a fun ebook with lots of easy effects, some of which you will know others of which will be entirely new to you. The lineup of contributors is a long list of distinguished magicians including Martin Gardner, Lewis Ganson, Tom Sellers, Milbourne Christopher, Ken de Courcy, Harry Stanley, and many others.

original 48 pages, PDF 75 pages.

Table of Contents

  1. Foreword
  2. Contents
  3. Bits & Pieces
  4. Stuntrix
  5. New Leaf
  6. Comedy Levitation
  7. Coins through the Table
  8. The Animated Mouse
  9. Silk To Matchbox ...
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Harry Stanley

Harry Stanley Interview Volume 1 by Harry StanleyIn the world of Magic there are few people who have made such a substantial contribution as Harry Stanley. This is volume one of four. In these four volumes hear the story of 25 years of Unique Magic.

These four volumes are packed with memories from the fertile mind of Mr. Unique himself. If you were a personality on the magical scene during the 40's, 50's and 60's you are bound to be mentioned somewhere. Lots of information about the famous Unique Studio, the Gen Magazine and people like Johnny Hart, Al Koran, Alan Alan, Ken Brooke, Lewis Ganson, Orson Welles, Slydini, Channing Pollock, Chan Canasta.

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Harry Stanley

Harry Stanley Interview Volume 2 by Harry StanleyIn the world of Magic there are few people who have made such a substantial contribution as Harry Stanley. This is volume two of four. In these four volumes hear the story of 25 years of Unique Magic.

These four volumes are packed with memories from the fertile mind of Mr. Unique himself. If you were a personality on the magical scene during the 40's, 50's and 60's you are bound to be mentioned somewhere. Lots of information about the famous Unique Studio, the Gen Magazine and people like Johnny Hart, Al Koran, Alan Alan, Ken Brooke, Lewis Ganson, Orson Welles, Slydini, Channing Pollock, Chan Canasta.

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Harry Stanley Interview Volume 3 by Harry StanleyIn the world of Magic there are few people who have made such a substantial contribution as Harry Stanley. This is volume three of four. In these four volumes hear the story of 25 years of Unique Magic.

These four volumes are packed with memories from the fertile mind of Mr. Unique himself. If you were a personality on the magical scene during the 40's, 50's and 60's you are bound to be mentioned somewhere. Lots of information about the famous Unique Studio, the Gen Magazine and people like Johnny Hart, Al Koran, Alan Alan, Ken Brooke, Lewis Ganson, Orson Welles, Slydini, Channing Pollock, Chan Canasta.

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Harry Stanley Interview Volume 4 by Harry StanleyIn the world of Magic there are few people who have made such a substantial contribution as Harry Stanley. This is volume four of four. In these four volumes hear the story of 25 years of Unique Magic.

These four volumes are packed with memories from the fertile mind of Mr. Unique himself. If you were a personality on the magical scene during the 40's, 50's and 60's you are bound to be mentioned somewhere. Lots of information about the famous Unique Studio, the Gen Magazine and people like Johnny Hart, Al Koran, Alan Alan, Ken Brooke, Lewis Ganson, Orson Welles, Slydini, Channing Pollock, Chan Canasta.

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Harry Stanley

Feke Card Tricks by Harry StanleyAll of these routines require gaffed cards of one or another kind: double backer, double facer, blank faces, blank backs, etc.
  • Upsendown Cards
  • The Faulty Follower
  • Twice Predicted
  • Flapjack
  • Squelch
  • The Final Spell
  • Dizzy Nudist Pack Routine
  • Chameleon Pack
  • Red And Blue Transposition
  • Colour Change Pack
  • Blankety Blank Routine
  • The Balsamo Card Trick
  • The Spotter Cards
  • The Triangle
  • New Card Monte
  • Card In Envelope Transposition
  • A Book Test
  • Slip Cut Force
  • The Double Lift

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Harry Stanley

I Wouldn't Like To Play Cards With You! by Harry StanleyFour easy card routines that flow nicely together, plus a false shuffle and a false cut. The routines are:
  • Card Control
  • Expert versus Amateur
  • A Lesson in Cheating
  • A Gambling Story

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Harry Stanley

The Gag Bag by Harry StanleyFilled with one-liners and funny bits. Some lines have aged to the point where they are not funny anymore. Others perhaps were never really funny to begin with. A few still carry a good laugh. One of the best parts is the Comedy Mind Reading Act.

1st edition 1945, 1st digital edition 2013, 19 pages.

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The Gag Bag 2 by Harry StanleyDon't expect to be stumbling from one hilarious line to another. Many lines and bits are dated, but perhaps carry a funny seed and can be modernized with some thought. As always with such joke compilations, if you find one or two that fit your style, you have received your money's worth.

1st edition 1946, 1st digital edition 2013, 20 pages.

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Harry Stanley & Lewis Ganson

The Gen Volume 1 (1945) by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonSome topics are
  • Going Mental
  • Comedy Card Production
  • Forcing a Card
  • Ghost Writing
  • A Rib Tickler
  • The Evacuee Doll
100 pages
  • Volume 1, Numbers 1-2-3, undated [reprint, Number 1 originally printed in December, 1945], 8 unnumbered pages
  • Going Mental
  • Comedy Card Production
  • Ideas - Tips - Gags and What Have You!
  • Forcing a Card
  • Interruption

  • Volume 1, Number 4, undated, 8 unnumbered pages
  • editor's letter
  • On the Spot - Theodore Annemann
  • Ghost Writing
  • A Good Gag
  • A Nice Bit of "Business"
  • The Gen Awards £10 - contest announcement
  • "Interruption Gag"

  • Volume 1, Number 5, undated, 8 unnumbered pages
  • editor's letter
  • On...
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The Gen Volume 2 (1946) by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonSome topics are
  • The Last Card - a routine for children
  • Stretching a Rope
  • "Flip" Card Discovery
  • Anything for a Laugh
  • Wax and Thread
  • Snippo
  • A Flash Slate Tip
248 pages
  1. Volume 2, Number 1, December, 1946, 16 numbered pages
  2. Let's Have a Chat - editor's letter
  3. The Art of Entertaining Children, and a novel Opening Item - Eric P. Wilson
  4. From "Tops," November, 1946. It's Happened to You - Wilton S. Clements [how to work with an M.C.]
  5. Reproduction of a Note - Norman Rashleigh
  6. Watch for a Rabbit - Douglas Francis

  1. Volume 2, Number 2, January, 1947, 16 numbered pages
  2. Let's Have a Chat - editor's letter ...
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The Gen Volume 3 (1947) by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonSome topics are
  • Accent on Manipulation
  • Loading a Cigarette
  • Furst's Comedy Spelling Trick
  • The Jolly Miller
  • Paralytic Vision
  • "Hickory, Dickory, Dock"
336 pages
  1. Volume 3, Number 1, December, 1947, 28 numbered pages
  2. Let's Have a Chat - editor's letter
  3. Accent on Manipulation - column
  4. Loading a Cigarette - For the Card in Cigarette Trick - Cecil Keech
  5. Furst's Comedy Spelling Trick - Arnold Furst (U.S.A.)
  6. Cartoon Corner - column by Ted Elliott
  7. A Note on Feathered Darts
  8. You Need Glasses! - R. F. Price
  9. The Jolly Miller - L. A. Belcher
  10. Attaboy Again!
  11. letter from Eric Williams ...
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The Gen Volume 4 (1948) by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonOn the covers are
  • Edward Pearce
  • Devano
  • John Booth
  • Fred & Beatrice Mills
  • Billy McComb & June Cochrane
140 pages
  1. Volume 4, Number 1, December, 1948, 28 numbered pages - cover picture: Edward Pearce
  2. Front Page Personality - Edward Pearce
  3. map to Unique Magic
  4. Jam Jars to You! - George Sylvestre
  5. Sheer Silk - Douglas Francis
  6. Open and Shut Case - Len Belcher
  7. Soft Drinks - Harry Stanley
  8. Flash Silk Routine - Billy McComb
  9. Children's Patter for the Flash Silk Production - June Cochrane
  10. Going Mental - Harry Stanley
  11. "Spelling Lesson" Routine - Magico
  12. Novelty Stage Opening - Bays ...
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The Gen Volume 5 (1949) by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonOn the covers are
  • The Johnstones
  • Edward W. Dart
  • J. K. Bays
  • Maurice Fogel
  • Lewis Ganson and Jo
  • Sydney de Hempsey
  • Jack Salvin
  • Val and Al Sharpe
  • Col Ling Soo
  • Len Belcher
  • Hubert Lambert
  • G. C. Alyn Jones
384 pages
  1. Volume 5, Number 1, May, 1949, 32 numbered pages - cover picture: The Johnstones
  2. Another Step Forward ... - editor's letter
  3. Front Page Personality - The Johnstones [George]
  4. Routined Manipulation - series by Lewis Ganson
    • Section One: Cigarettes
      • In the beginning ...
      • Lighted Cigarettes
        • Requirements and Preparation
        • Manipulations ...
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The Gen Volume 6 (1950) by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonOn the covers are
  • Ken de Courcy
  • Jimmie Bates
  • Willane
  • Henk Vermeyden
  • His Honour Judge Wethered O.B.E.
  • Charles Tabor
  • Chan Canasta
  • Harry Venson
  • Joe Stuthard and Kay
  • Al Koran
  • George Grimmond
  • George Blake
384 pages
  1. Volume 6, Number 1, May, 1950, 32 numbered pages - cover picture: Ken de Courcy
  2. Front Page Personalities - Ken de Courcy
  3. Change - and Change Again - Ken de Courcy
  4. A Rough Idea - Len Belcher
  5. Latex Limericks - Wm. J. Bate
  6. Making Do! - Michael F. Rogers
  7. Supersonic Brainwave - Lewis Ganson
  8. Billy McComb's "Irish Stew" - Chitter-Chatter-Patter
  9. Convincing Chatter...
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The Gen Volume 7 (1951) by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonOn the covers are
  • Ted Elliott
  • George Braund
  • Carl Rosini
  • Jimmy Rogers
  • Dr. Jaks
  • John Forrest
  • Tornedo
  • Louis Tannen
  • Hen Fetsch
  • Gerrie Larsen
  • Kinson
  • Arthur Dowler
382 pages
  1. Volume 7, Number 1, May, 1951, 32 numbered pages - cover picture: Ted Elliott
  2. Front Page Personalities - Ted Elliott
  3. Suspension - Harry Stanley
  4. The Hypogastric Hen or "An Egg a Day Keeps the Axe Away!" - Ken de Courcy
  5. A Novel Thimble-Holder
  6. Tricolour - Len Belcher
  7. The Second Seer - Jack Shepherd
  8. Pre-cognition - Rupert Gilbert
  9. If I Were Presenting - series by George Blake
  10. A Sure Bet ... Card in Wallet...
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The Gen Volume 8 (1952) by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonOn the covers are
  • Milbourne Christopher
  • Harold Taylor
  • John Scarne
  • Robert Nelson
  • William Stickland
  • Lewis Ganson
  • Jack Kodell
  • Al Koran
  • Jerry Bergmann
  • Ken Brooke
  • Geoffrey Buckingham
  • Richard Du Bois
373 pages
  1. Volume 8, Number 1, May, 1952, 32 numbered pages - cover picture: Milbourne Christopher
  2. Editorial
  3. More Routined Manipulation - series by Lewis Ganson
    • 1. - Trio
      • Cards to Bouquet
      • Palming a Short Lighted Cigarette
      • Adding a Card to the Pack
  4. Tom Seller's Tit-Bits - series
    • The Discs of Diablo
  5. Originally Yours - series by Len...
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The Gen Volume 9 (1953) by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonOn the covers are
  • Gerald Kosky
  • Harry Clarke
  • Robert Orben
  • Fred Kaps
  • David Berglas
  • Ronald Haines
  • David Nixon
  • Jimmy Lake
  • Les Aston
  • Bobo
  • Michael Bailey
  • Hen Fetsch
380 pages
  1. Volume 9, Number 1, May, 1953, 32 numbered pages - cover picture: Gerald Kosky
  2. Review - comments from Harry Stanley
  3. More Routined Manipulation - series by Lewis Ganson
    • Charlie Edward's "Dissolving Knots" - Part 1
  4. Tom Seller's Tit-Bits - series
    • An Easy False Shuffle
    • A Card Penetrates a Handkerchief
  5. More Mystic Signs - Hedley Wilcox
  6. Cards in Reverse - Bill Simon (New York)
  7. Front...
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The Gen Volume 10 (1954) by Harry Stanley & Lewis GansonOn the covers are
  • Trevor Little
  • Ali Bongo
  • Frank Baumforth
  • Francis White
  • Geoffrey Robinson
  • "Senator" Crandall
  • Harold G. Beaumont
  • Ram Das and Kim
  • Peter Warlock
  • Alex Elmsley
  • Faucett W. Ross
  • Henk Vermeyden
360 pages
  1. Volume 10, Number 1, May, 1954, 32 numbered pages - cover picture: Trevor Little
  2. Review - comments from Harry Stanley
  3. Les Ashton's Magical Alphabet - series
    • No. 7 - Ghost Tubes, Guns and Gadgets
  4. Bongo's Bargain Basement - series by Ali Bongo
    • Have a Heart!
    • Ties Up Again
    • There's a Long, Long Chain Awinding ...
    • Faked Feathers
  5. A Pair...
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