Abbotts Facade Gets Makeover For Get Together

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Wow, the shop really looks great! The old paint has been steamed off with high pressure hoses, concrete patching work is done where needed, and then the entire front has been painted including the skeletons which have become so associated …

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History of the Get Together Available

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Abbott’s has brought the history of the Get Together & Colon to life in its new Compendium, which is available for free download here. The Compendium is meant to be used as a reference book rather than a novel. If …

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The Jerry Conklin Award

At Jerry Conklin’s funeral it was announced that Abbott Magic Co. has added an award to go along with the Jack Gwynne Award for Excellence, The Senator Crandell Award for Comedy and the Foster/Baird Manipulation Award. These awards have been …

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Illusionist Jerry Conklin dies at 82

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The funeral arrangements have been set. Visitation will be on Friday at the funeral home from 2-4 and 6-8. The funeral home is located next door to the Shell gas station in Colon. The funeral will be on Saturday at …

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Abbott’s Announces Huge Promotion for May 1st Magic Flea Market

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Abbott’s Magic has announced that on May 1st, 2010, anyone who comes into their showroom will receive 10 FREE New Tops Magazines.  In addition if anyone purchases a Full Registration for the 2010 Get Together from now till the end …

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Thanks for a Successful Closeup Convention

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Thanks to all who participated in the 2010 Closeup Convention. This was our first major event in this new decade and I really want to thank you all for getting the decade started on the right foot. Special thanks to …

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Abbott’s Re-Classified Ads

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Re-Classified is a website where people can post classified ads on their used magic.  In addition it will also provide the latest info and product reviews but its main purpose is to serve people who want to get the word …

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Closeup Convention March 19 & 20

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Closeup Convention March 19 & 20, 2010 – Featuring John Bannon and Steve Beam FRIDAY 7PM Peoples Choice One Trick Contest and Show $300.00 in merchandise certificate prizes, plus mini auction. 9PM Surprise Event. Can’t tell you what or it …

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Jerry Conklin Extremely Ill

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Jerry Conklins’ doctor said today that the cancer has gotten into his bone marrow and is progressing thru the rest of his body. Please send out prayers for Jerry and his family in their time of need. Also if you …

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Bill Watson to MC Matinee

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Bill Watson will be the Master of Ceremonies for the Saturday Matinee at the 2010 Get Together. Whether he is delivering the “Welcome to Colon” address at the Magic Get Together, or working behind the scenes with the stage crew, …

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