49 entries in MC / Compere Bits of Business
  
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Bert Douglas Rubber Ice Cream Cone Routine ice cream in pocket, licked during the show as running gag Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 15
Bert Douglas A Humorous Introduction jumbo business card, transformation of sides and message Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 15
Milbourne Christopher One Man's Opinion opening gag, paper makes some noise The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 247) 986
Dr. William E. Belanger Exit Gag for Performer or M.C. with a big watch The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 368) 301
Don Tanner The Back Room on Micky Hades, Jesse J. Langston, Eddie McGuire, gags by Goodlette Dodson The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 383) 362
Alan Shaxon By Popular Request! MC trick, spectator can decide who comes next, and what they have to do, forcing the program of the evening My Kind of Magic 68
Alan Shaxon In Person! MC trick, a name is chosen from a booklet containing artists as well as his telephone number, the number appears on a slate, the picture of the artist in a frame and the artist performs next, forcing the artist My Kind of Magic 70
Karrell Fox Introduction to the Introductions about MC work Another Book 197
Karrell Fox Banner-Bit confetti thrown in empty cloth banner, name appears Another Book 198
Karrell Fox Nova-Cane cane transforms into silk with name of next performer Another Book 199
Karrell Fox Hand of the Caliph five cards appear at five fingertips of fake hand à la card star, spelling out name of next performerRelated to Another Book 200
Karrell Fox, Tommy Windsor Windsor/McAthy Applause Card apparently three sides on card that is turned over to read different messages Another Book 201
Karrell Fox Code-Intro way to present name of next performer by highlighting his name on card with many letters Another Book 202
Karrell Fox 6 Foot Surprise next performer "appears" behind large silk Another Book 203
Karrell Fox Puppet-Intro bunny puppet introduces next performer Another Book 204
Karrell Fox, Charlie Cheer Rope-Intro way to introduce next performer Another Book 207
Karrell Fox First Act giant bottle opener, way to introduce first performer Another Book 208
Karrell Fox Good News way to introduce next performer Another Book 209
Karrell Fox It's in the Bag way to introduce next performer Another Book 210
Karrell Fox "Sexy" Intro using playboy magazine to introduce next performer Another Book 211
Karrell Fox Map Intro way to introduce next performer Another Book 212
Karrell Fox Umbrella-Intro name on next performer on umbrella Another Book 213
Karrell Fox Paper-Tear Intro way to introduce next performer Another Book 214
Karrell Fox Handy Intro giant hand used to introduce next performer Another Book 215
Karrell Fox Phone Intro way to introduce next performer Another Book 217
Karrell Fox "Crystal-Clear" Intro name of next performer appears in drawn crystal ball Another Book 218
Karrell Fox "Big-Little" Intro way to introduce next performer Another Book 219
Karrell Fox "Short-Pause" Intro way to introduce the intermission, arrow signs, exit Another Book 221
Karrell Fox "Double-Act" Intro way to introduce a double act with two giant playing cards Another Book 222
Karrell Fox "Ducky" Intro using card duck to introduce next performers with alphabet cards Another Book 224
Karrell Fox "T&R" Intro torn and restored paper ribbon to introduce next performer Another Book 225
Karrell Fox "Notes"-Intro way to introduce next performer Another Book 226
Karrell Fox "Cue" Intro way to introduce next performer Another Book 227
Karrell Fox "Special Delivery" Intro way to introduce next performer with giant box Another Book 229
Karrell Fox Further "Info on Intro's" Another Book 232
Karrell Fox King "Toots" Tablet scribblings on cardboard visible move to name or selected card Another Book 275
Karrell Fox "Hand it to 'Em" company name appears on cards at fingertips of fake handRelated to For My Next Trick... 155
Karrell Fox "A Commercial Fame-Up" company name appears in frame For My Next Trick... 157
Terry Seabrooke Terry's Tennis Ball comedy bit, tennis ball with face and slit as mouth Seabrooke's Book 48
Terry Seabrooke The M.C. - The Running Order
- The Start of the Show
- The End of the Show
- The Band
- The Room
- The Show
- Final Thoughts
Seabrooke's Book 72
Terry Seabrooke Looking for Laughs comedy bits, on humor Seabrooke's Book 78
Karrell Fox A "Hot" Item trade show presentation for flaming book My Latest Book 128
Steve Beam Taping Time mc bit, for stretching time, gag The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 26) 451
Alexander de Cova Mikrofon-Gags 1. Das sich vergrößernde Mikrofon (growing sponge)
2. Probleme mit dem Mikro-Ständer
3. Das lange Mikrofon
Also published here Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1, No. 2) 22
Marvin Leventhal From the Labyrinth Emcee Hammer, MC bit with a hammer and a lot of puns The Minotaur (Vol. 3, No. 3) 12
Karrell Fox Funny-Filter paper streamer from cigarette Goodies 83
Alexander de Cova Mikrofon-Gags 1. Das sich vergrößernde Mikrofon (growing sponge)
2. Probleme mit dem Mikro-Ständer
3. Das lange Mikrofon
Also published here Das Alexander de Cova Seminar 20
Karl Fulves R.I.P. gag paper fold, design becomes a waste bin in the end and is about funeral Verbatim (Issue 7) 77
Roberto Giobbi It's Up Your Sleeve! emcee bit Hidden Agenda (Issue July 5) 193