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Gallery: 2015 Ring 71 Auction

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Our 2015 auction attracted a record number of auction items, with thirteen sellers and collections from as far away as Las Vegas. Thanks to our auction volunteers, and special thanks to Haines House Of Cards for supporting this event. Herewith, … Continue reading


More Items for Ring 71 Auction

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We received a number of new items from a Las Vegas magic collection earlier this week. These will be offered at the Ring 71 Magic Auction this coming Saturday, April 18. (click any image to enlarge) INCLUDES WHAT SEEMS TO … Continue reading


Items Up for Bid at This Year’s Magic Auction

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These are among the many, many items we expect to have at our April 18, 2015 magic auction at Haines House of Cards. This will be one of our largest auctions ever! In addition to collections being brought in, Haines … Continue reading


Ring 71 Close-Up Contest – January 24

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The Ring 71 Close-Up Contest took place at Haines House of Cards on January 24. Chuck Sunshine performed his “will the sox (socks) match” routine and won 1st place! Bill Pryor earned second place with his “One Thumb-4 Toes”, “Markathought”, … Continue reading


Kozmo lectures for Ring 71

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Kozmo visited our Ring on Friday March 23rd, and delivered a remarkable lecture. He told us the story of how he got into street magic, and performed his entire act. His explanations were clear and thorough, and his comedy was … Continue reading


Gallery: IBM/SAM Summer Picnic, June 10, 2012

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Thanks to Chuck Arkin, Shellina Borgman, and Joe Farag for these pictures.


‘Stars of Magic’ poster

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Paul Ketterer has shared with us the poster for the recent ‘Stars of Magic‘ show held to benefit the Katie Haumesser Foundation. Click for a larger version.


Gallery: Aldo & Rachel Colombini Lecture

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These pictures were kindly provided by Chuck Arkin. The full gallery of the Colombini lecture is available on Facebook.


IBM/SAM Picnic 2011

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Courtesy Joe Rarag and Chuck Arkin. Enjoy!


Merlin and the Court Jesters

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