Association Items Galore Highlight Potter & Potter's January Sale An auction of autographs, magic tricks, ventriloquist dummies, and association items of every description will be conducted by Potter & Potter Auctions on January 28th, 2012.
News-Antique.com - Jan 12,2012 - Larry Jennings was the consummate magician, and one of Dai Vernon's most accomplished and talented students. His collection of magic memorabilia, books, and apparatus is now being offered for sale on January 28th, 2012.
Among the items going on the block are unusual, and signed books (among them the ultimate association copy of Erdnase's legendary book, The Expert at the Card Table); apparatus and props used by Jennings and Dai Vernon; and memorabilia, including autographs, photographs, and correspondence.
Complementing the Jennings material is a host of magic material from various consignors. Among the highlights of the balance of the sale are rare films of Edgar Bergen with his famous puppets Charlie McCarthy and Mortimer Snerd (never before broadcast), Houdini collectibles, and Jay Marshall's "Lefty" glove puppet, as well as posters, and early magic apparatus.
Visit Potter & Potter's website for more information, or to place your bids.
Exhibition takes place at Potter & Potter's new, larger gallery in Chicago, from January 25 - 27, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. The auction commences at 10:00 am on Saturday, January 28th. Live internet bidding will be carried on Liveauctioneers.com.
Potter & Potter's auction gallery is located at:
3759 N. Ravenswood Ave.
Chicago, IL 60613