Written by Oswald Rae

Work of Oswald Rae

108 pages (Hardcover), published by Selfpublished
Illustrated with drawings.
Language: English

(40 entries)


Creators Title Comments & References Page Categories
Oswald Rae Foreword vii
Oswald Rae Rae's Ten-Card Trick spectator removes ten cards and selects one, performer puts cards in pocket and removes selection, duplicates 1
Unknown Lift Shuffle brief, as top stock false shuffle 2
Oswald Rae Stock Addition after Spectator's Shuffle palmed cards added when completing spectator's cut 3
Oswald Rae Slap It "A Novel Colour-Changing Routine"
face card of deck changes several times, slapping on the deck, last in slow-motion
Oswald Rae Multiple Slap Color Change 4
Unknown Color Change from classic palm, loading and unloading palmed card, to show palm emptyRelated to 5
Oswald Rae Cutting A Pack of Cards performer cuts any number of cards, four corner crimps 7
Oswald Rae A Visible Servante hat to switch decks 11
Oswald Rae Card Location card placed in the center and immediately palmed in right handRelated to 13
Oswald Rae A Remarkable Coincidence spectator cuts deck in three piles, remembers a card and cuts it back, second spectator locates card, two key cards 14
Oswald Rae Spread Force face up, brief 16
Oswald Rae Selected Smokes cigarettes of different brands are put in a bag, named brands are removed by performer, by touch 18
Oswald Rae Cigarette Balancing three cigarettes are balanced on each other 22
Oswald Rae Here and There cigarette travels from hand to hand, rice paper shell 24
Oswald Rae "Gentleman, You May Smoke" lose tobacco and cigarette papers are put in a glass and transform into rolled cigarettes, glass is held by spectator and covered with a handkerchief 26
Oswald Rae Improved "Penetra" glass filled with water penetrates hat and then vanishes in a bag, collapsible glass 30
Oswald Rae A Waterproof Servante behind chair 34
Oswald Rae Glass of Water and Hat glass vanishes in bag and reappears in hat, collapsible glassRelated to 35
Oswald Rae Something from Nothing tube is sealed with paper and rubber bands on both ends, hole in paper and at will, black coffee, milk or milk coffee is produced, eventually sugar and biscuits are poured out 36
Oswald Rae Call for Your Drinks tube is sealed with paper and rubber bands on both ends, hole in paper and at will, liquids are produced 41
Oswald Rae Milady's Dorothy Bag (Improved Version) small bag with make up powder and soap, powder poured out and soap placed in powder box, then they change places again 42
Oswald Rae The Vanishing Rifle rifle vanishes at the moment it is fired and later appears again 48
Oswald Rae Bending a Piece of Glass framed piece of glass is put in large envelope and bent, when removed, glass is unharmed 54
Oswald Rae A New Dye Tube dyeing silks with paper tube 57
Oswald Rae Vanishing Handkerchief handkerchief vanishes in paper tube 60
Oswald Rae Passe Passe Silks handkerchief travels from paper tube to paper tube, variation as a transposition 60
Oswald Rae The Elusive Ring on named finger 62
Oswald Rae Novelty Paper Tearing any name / word teared from paper 64
Oswald Rae Switching Table flap 65
Oswald Rae A Neat Colour Force 4x4 square numbered, to force a color 66
Oswald Rae The Spirit Slate sum and name of actor appear on slate in paper bag, marked slates, Eureka flap 68
Oswald Rae Number Force sum is forced 71
Oswald Rae Forcing a Name of a Celebrity probability psychological force, and surefire force where names are written on piece of paper 72
Oswald Rae Psycho-Analysis performer divines card and thought of name of a spectator by holding his wrist, then spectator divines thought of card from spectator 77
Unknown Pulse Stopping 81
Oswald Rae Clairvoyance (A Method of Answering Sealed Questions, etc., Specially Devised for Close Work with a Small Audience), envelopes on a tray, with medium 82
Oswald Rae Miracles of Memory mental arithmetic, and list of words, interesting solution and presentation for the mental arithmetic 91
Oswald Rae Mechanical Method props to help memorizing numbers 98
Oswald Rae The Life Ray shadow cabinet, performer introduces life ray, shadow appears and performer (!) appears in cabinet 102