Investigating Magic Postcards


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 ?

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:

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