Professor N.P. Lewchuk
April 30, 1896 in the village of Svedeev in the Ukraine,
Nicholas Paul Lewchuk was born.
His mother placed a piece of
paper and a pen in his tiny hands, for it was believed he
would then grow to be a wise and intelligent man. At age 6,
in 1902, his family immigrated to the NEW LAND called
Canada. At age 17, in 1913, his future fate rolled into
town, a magician was to perform at the local theatre.
long awaited day finally arrived and upon buying a ticket to
the show, he found the theatre filled to capacity. Magical
Miracles were performed one after another, followed by
He had come to the revelation ""this
The spectacle of live performance mixed with the
mysteries of the unknown
was too much to pass up. He decided ""this is the life I
want to have and I will be the happiest man on Earth... I
will find myself a wife and we will travel and perform a
magic and vaudeville show.""