45 entries in Food / Cake
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
The Cake (or Pudding) in the Hat
Related toAlso published here 1876 312
To Produce Eggs from an empty Handkerchief
  • Another Method
  • "Patter" for this and a "Cake" Trick (baking cake in trick saucepan)
Related to 1890 327
Der fidele Kuchenbäcker cake ingredients poured in borrowed hat, it drops out of the bottom, when turned over the hat is unharmed and full of production items
May 1897
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 9)
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Der fidele Kuchenbäcker No. 25, cake dough poured in borrowed hat, becomes cake
1899 75
Wilson Cake Baking Device gimmick that allows cake dough to apparently pour through borrowed hat
1899 76
Frizzo Polyphon Der moderne Kuchenbäcker baking cake in borrowed hat
Variations Sep. 1899
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 9)
Die magische Schnellbäckerei No. 7, from borrowed hat flowers and cigarettes are produced, then a cake is baked in it by pouring ingredients in and taking cake out, fake hollow cake
1900 125
Der magische Kochtopf
Also published here Aug. 1901
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 8)
Professor Hoffmann Vortrag zum magischen Kochtopf routine with egg production and cake-in-hat
Related to Oct. 1901
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 10)
Professor Hoffmann Vortrag zum magischen Kochtopf part two
Related to Nov. 1901
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 11)
Emil Clauß Zum modernen Kuchenbäcker cake in hat
Inspired by Nov. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 11)
A Cake Baked in a Hat (Improved Method)
Related to 1903 456
Carl Willmann Der Teller für Eierkuchen im Hut hollow plate for cake in hat routine
Aug. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8)
Der Eierkuchen im Hut in modernster Ausführung baking an egg cake in hat
Related to Aug. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8)
Der Eierkuchen im Hut in modernster Ausführung second part
Related to Sep. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 9)
Greer Marechal Jr. Purse Pastry cake in the hat with spectator's purse
Oct. 1946
The Phoenix (Issue 114)
Bob Baxter Birthday Cake
Jan. 1946 184
Eugene Gloye Magic in Milk Containers ideas with milk container, gaffed
  • A Gag I Call "As You Wish, Sir"
  • The Milk Man has a hard Time
  • Passe Passe Bottles with a Milk Bottle
  • Very Best Cake in Hat
  • Dove Bottle ala Milk Carton
  • A Lota Effect
  • Topsy Turvy Bottle
  • Perfect Passing Glass of Milk
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947)
Jack Yeager Finish for a Cigarette Act cake from spectator's hat as a finish
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949)
Eddie Turner Dove Pan Doings ideas for routine in Orben's Patter for Standart Tricks, baking cake in dove pan
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1953)
Oran Bailey Dent Trickities several ideas
  • Production Cake (making a cake for dove pan)
  • Puttering with Pins (finding the right pins)
  • Leading Liquids (how to carry small quantities of liquid)
  • Dove Pan Flowers (tip to load the dove pan)
  • Flashy Confetti (how to make sparkling confetti)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1958)
Don Tanner Oops! Too Much Flower No. 6, cake baking ends with spring flower production, "flour" gag
1958 ca. 3
Jay Weiler Picture Cake Production pictures of flour, eggs, ... transform into picture of cake
May 1966 34
Lee Wayne Westgate Bowl Ideas as Le Wayne, fishbowl production ideas
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
Frank Pongrac Tips various ideas
  • Snkae Drawer Box
  • Blooming Stooge, German Sealed Milk Glass & Baker Shaker combination
  • Multiplying Billiard Balls & Cups and Balls combination
  • idea for Allerton's Aspirin Box
Inspired by 1970
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
Lloyd E. Jones Eggs-Actly! longer routine with eggs for children, egg bag, cake-in-the-pocket
Magick (Issue 14)
Jimmy Bates Baking a Cake comedy routine, in dove pan
1985 3
John Cornelius Bowl Routine Cake Production final load for benson bowl
Related to 1988 16
Harlan Tarbell Anytime Cake in the Hat
1993 49
John Cornelius The Ball, The Bowl, and the Big, Big Cake very involved cake production as final load
Related to 2001 147
Warren Stephens Dove Pan Routine baking a cake
Jan. 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 5)
Danny Archer Patty Cake, Patty Cake cake baking routine
May 2002
Magic (Vol. 11 No. 9)
Teller The Recipe on Al Baker's Cake in Hat
2003 33
Al Baker Cake in Hat baking cake in spectator's hat
2003 33
Chris Wardle Card in Muffin card chosen and signed, then folded, given to spectator in silk where it vanishes and reappears on cake or somewhere else
2003 13
Alan Wakeling Holland white and black tissue paper are torn and restored into chef's hat and apron, borrowed ring and some more ingredients put in a dove pan, ring appears in cake
  • Notes (Jim Steinmeyer)
Sep. 2007
Genii (Vol. 70 No. 9)
Tom Stone Let them eat cake! idea for comedy routine, picture of cake instead of real cake is "baked" in dove pan
Also published here 2007 4
Chris "Doc" Dixon Al Baker? We're All "Bakers" cake from dove pan, for restaurant gigs
2009 26
Tom Stone Let Them Eat Cake idea for comedy routine, picture of cake instead of real cake is "baked" in dove pan
Also published here 2010 158
Mac King Cap-Cake Excerpt from Mac King's Campfire Magic
cake ingredients are poured into someone's cap, cupcake comes out
Also published here
  • Mac King's Campfire Magic
Apr. 2010
Genii (Vol. 73 No. 4)
Peter Rosengren, Tom Stone The Ring of Ma'aruf borrowed finger ring vanishes and reappears in a cupcake
Oct. 2014
Genii (Vol. 77 No. 10)
Ricky Smith Birthday Cake Vanish performer comes to table with small dessert which vanishes
2015 7
Scott Baird A Dream from The Hermit... cake transformation in dream
Variations May 2022
The Hermit (Vol. 1 No. 5)
Gareth Jones Any Cake Called For sponge cake changes into any flavor
Inspired by June 2022
The Hermit (Vol. 1 No. 6)
The Dream Challenge cake changes into any flavor, by pseudonym "EvilDan"
Inspired by June 2022
The Hermit (Vol. 1 No. 6)