Investigating Magic Postcards

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As we share links with MagicPedia biographies to our Postcards of Magicians exhibition, we have encountered mysterious postcards.

Maybe you can help?!

One is an inquiry about John & Loretta Cooper postcard from Joe Pecore, and we were hoping other fellow magic enthusiasts will be able to investigate this matter.

Joe P. writes:

Does anyone know if this is the same John Cooper that performed as Johnny Mountain on WBOY-TV in Clarksburg http://jeff560.tripod.com/wboy.html ?

Here’s an excerpt from the site Joe Pecore provided:

John Cooper writes that for two years he did a daily kids show, Johnny Mountain, beginning when WBOY-TV went on the air. He did magic and had a studio audience of children. Cooper left to go to WDTV and Pete Lyman took over the time period as Uncle Pete. Cooper also says that John Peters was at WBOY-TV with him when the station opened.

We also need your help with this one:

Joe P. asks:

Could possibly  be http://geniimagazine.com/magicpedia/Adrian_Sheldon ?

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