(Nebraska, USA: 27th October 1909 - November 1978) Mp> Married Benito Chavez in 1932. Pro with him on vaude circuits in 1930s. Co-founder in 1941 (since 1962 sole owner) of Chavez Studio of Magic. On her death, the school passed to Neil Foster and Dale Salwak.
Wrote Home Study Course in Prestidigitation and Showmanship (17 lessons, 1960-62, 530pp) and Encyclopedia of Dove Magic in 1968. 1973 AMA Special Fellowship. NOTE: Given name misspelled "Marion".