#3 Marketing, Selling & Business Matters author
(Marietta, Ohio: 5th July 1906 - 2nd September 1978)
Stage name of Thomas Isaac Lowry. Learned assisting MacDonald Birch. Commercial artist. Since 1924 semi-pro comedy magician, vent, and magic dealer in his home town. Invented Dye Box in 1946. Daily local Virginia 1/2-hour TV show Nov 1953-Jul 1954.
Wrote Magician's Merchandising Manual (1938, 42pp), Jackpot (1947, 4 issues as house organ), Tommy Windsor's Die Box Book (1947, 42pp), 64 Ways to Make Magic Pay (1952, 24pp), Suitcase Side Show (1962, 19pp), Tommy Windsor's Clip Art (1972), etc. Co-edited (with George McAthy) The Dope Sheet 1945-48. Column in Magic is Fun. Tricks in Dope Sheet and New Phoenix.
Coauthors: Edwin Hooper