Maurine Christopher passed away on Feb 28, 2013. – Maurine Brooks Christopher was best known as a writer and one time Radio and TV editor of Advertising Age Magazine. she was the wife of Milbourne Christopher (PNP -1957) who died in 1984. She kept his memory alive by pioneering the Milbourne Christopher Foundation whose awards each year, recognize magicians for their contribution to the art of magic. Mrs. Christopher was a life member of the S A. M. and belonged to Parent Assembly #1 in New York.