Comprises 11 parts. Part 1 is the Newsletter which contains articles including: 'Professor Pepper's Ghost: six evenings of optical magic at the Old Polytechnic' - a report by Jeremy Fisher on a series of talks at the University of Westminster which had begun in September; a report by Jennifer Utteridge on the Society's autumn meeting on 11 October in London; 'Two panoramas' - reports by John Taylor on the Atlanta cyclorama and Mike Smith on the Raclawice panorama; 'Webchat' by Mark Butterworth, plus an appreciation of lanternist Philip Gallop. Part 2 is the minutes of the business part of the Society's autumn in London. Part 3 is the agenda for the Society's 33rd AGM on 24 January 2009 at The Magic Circle in London. Part 4 gives details of 2009 subscriptions. Part 5 is a Magic Lantern Society Committee nomination form. Part 6 is members' sales and wants No. 53, January 2009. Parts 7-10 relate to the 8th Magic Lantern Convention to be held at the University of Westminster on 17-19 April 2009. Part 11 gives details of a new book - 'The Education of the Eye: History of the Royal Institution 1838-1881' by Brenda Weeden (the Polytechnic Institution was predecessor to the University of Westminster).
|Country of origin||UK|
|Related people||Robert MacDonald (Editor)|
|Dennis Crompton (Editor)|