Carter The Mysterious ~ The Astral Hand Vintage Magic Act
Legends of Magic, Illusion, Hypnotism
Charles Carter, 1874 - 1936. Widely known to make his sawing a woman in half illusion more terrifying, this American born magician had his assistants appear as doctor and nurses to simulate a deadly medical emergency on stage. Carter The Great, promoted himself as the "World's Weird Wonderful Wizard". Vintage magic performance poster promoting 1935 magic show of Carter The Mysterious, World's Weird Wonderful Wizard / The Astral Hand.