Howard “Mel” Melson by Gene Gordon

Howard Melson, Gone But Never Forgotten   From TOPS Magazine, January 1961, by Gene Gordon:  “Magicians are always intimating that the spirits do return to the scenes of their past triumphs. If such a thing is possible, then our new … Continue reading

Abbott’s 10th Get Together by Mel Melson

Abbott’s Tenth Get-Together   TOPS Magazine, July 1943, by Mel Melson: “To tell the truth, this is a story I did not think I would be writing this year, but so many fellows wrote in saying they were planning their … Continue reading

Thoughts on Magic by Mel Melson

     Thoughts on Magic   From Abbott’s TOPS Magazine, April 1945; by Mel Melson: ”Just a few rambling thoughts:  How many amateur and semi-professional Magicians lose sight of the fact that, after all, Magic should be a means of entertainment, … Continue reading

Howard “Mel” Melson by Gene Gordon

Howard Melson, Gone But Never Forgotten From TOPS Magazine, January 1961, by Gene Gordon:  “Magicians are always intimating that the spirits do return to the scenes of their past triumphs. If such a thing is possible, then our new Editor, … Continue reading