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By Robert L. Harned

Albert Edward Bogdon had a tragically brief lifestyles, loss of life at age 36. in spite of the fact that, in the course of his lifetime, he was once in a position to escape of a Pittsburgh slum and feature a profitable profession within the fields of magic, the army, legislation, and politics. As a magician, he rubbed elbows with the elite, akin to Harry Houdini and Howard Thurston. whereas within the military as a quartermaster, he quick advanced in rank to Ensign after which to Lieutenant Junior Grade. whereas pursuing a winning legislation perform in Denver, he was once elected as a Colorado nation senator and used to be even thought of for governor of the kingdom. This all got here to a crashing deadly finish in the course of a night stopover at with a feminine consumer and a war of words with the woman’s jealous husband. the tale ends with a gripping court drama. The ebook contains seventy five images, whole texts of his writings, genealogical charts, bibliography, and index.

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