Tannen's Magic Shop is the oldest operating magic shop in New York City. It was founded by Louis Tannen in 1925.   The shop sponsors Tannen's Magic Camp, a  summer camp for young magicians, held since 1974,     Tannen's Magic Shop Jubilee  convention, where the LOUIE award is given and Tannen's Magic School in  New York City. 
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^ Trucco, Terry (October 25, 1990). "WHERE TO FIND IT; Hocus-Pocus Is Always in Stock". The New York Times . Retrieved . March 22, 2012 Tannen's, founded nearly 60 years ago by the magician Louis Tannen
^ Shapiro, Gary (August 13, 2004). "Magic Shop Moves Alongside Houdini Haunt". . The New York Sun New York City . Retrieved . March 22, 2012 Tannen's Magic shop, now New York's oldest operating magic store
^ "tannens.com About Us". Tannen's Magic, Inc . Retrieved . March 23, 2012 since 1925
^ Bouchier, David (August 29, 1999). "OUT OF ORDER; Young Magicians Get Life Lessons". The New York Times . Retrieved . March 23, 2012 STRANGE things were happening on Long Island earlier this month, especially around Central Islip, where 120 young magicians from all over the world gathered to practice their ancient art.
^ Singer, M. (1987). "Tannen's Magic Camp". . Grand Street 6 (2): 167–175. doi: 10.2307/25006969. ISSN 0734-5496. A hundred and twenty amateur escamoteurs, ranging in age from nine to nineteen, have paid $295 apiece to attend Magic Camp.
^ Hirsch, Deborah (August 6, 2004). "SUMMER CAMP FOR MAGICIANS, Young wizards learn tricks of the trade (subscription required)". . Newsday Long Island, N.Y. pp. A.44 . Retrieved . March 23, 2012 Tannen's is not a place for the brand-new magician, though. Many of these campers have been dabbling with do-it-yourself magic kits since before Harry Potter was a gleam in J.K. Rowling's eye, and some already perform in shows.
^ Respers, Lisa (October 16, 2000). "16-year-old magician learning the tricks of the trade Years of work pay off for Columbia youth (subscription required)". . pp. 6.B The Baltimore Sun . Retrieved . March 23, 2012 Tannen's Magic Camp, which is sponsored by Louis Tannen's Magic in Manhattan, N.Y., is well-known in the magic community
^ "Tannen's Magic Camp". tannens.com. Tannen's Magic . Retrieved . March 23, 2012
^ Briggs, Tracy Wong (October 5, 1987). "HOCUS FOCUS (subscription required)". . pp. 01.D USA Today . Retrieved . March 23, 2012 Like magic, about 1,500 illusionists will appear at Lou Tannen's 25th Jubilee Fall Festival
^ "Off to See a Wizard (subscription required)". . July 17, 2005. pp. D.08 The Washington Post . Retrieved . March 23, 2012 but Tannen's magic school really exists
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