21 entries in Electronics / Lamp
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
La Lampe Sympatique lamp can be blown out with a tube even when tube is pointed to other direction
1784 41
H. F. C. Suhr Das mysteriöse Lampen-Kunststück lamp under silk vanishes suddenly (silk collapses) and reappears in paper cylinder
Nov. 1896
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 3)
Carl Willmann Das Verschwinden einer brennenden Petroleum-Lampe vanishing lit petroleum candle, using a fake strapped-on arm
July 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7)
Carl Willmann Die verschwindende Lampe credit information (H. C. F. Suhr given as creator for vanishing lamp trick), two improved methods
Oct. 1900
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 10)
Phantome Ein moderner Erfinder - 10. lamp goes out by itself, apparently flame but really electric light
Related to Jan. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 1)
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die fliegende Lampe vanishing lit petroleum candle, reappears in a frame on a stand
Related to Mar. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 3)
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die fliegende Lampe second part of explanation
Related to Apr. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 4)
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Die fliegende Lampe third part of explanation
Related to May 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5)
Robert Parrish The Flying Light Bulb bulb from lamp vanished, reappears lighted
1937 59
Silent Mora The Vanishing Lamp
1938 954
Joseph Ovette The Vanishing Lamp lamp on table, with assistant
1944 25
Ormond McGill The Human Aura making aura visible, with a lamp and black paper, optical illusion
1951 14
Karrell Fox They're All Aces - Take a Card any card ideas and gags
  • Old Money (bill with beard)
  • Bedroom Eyes (beds on glasses)
  • Genii Weenie (hot dog from Aladin lamp)
  • Bounced (rubber check joke)
  • Candelabra (original way to light three matches on a matchbook)
  • Nose Nonsense (spoon on nose gag)
  • Fan Fun (fan gag)
July 1954
The New Phoenix (Issue 311)
Leonard Austin Aladdin's Lamp production of a lamb
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1956)
Roger Linder Aladin's Wunderlampe cut and restored extension cable, lamp attached and light bulb stops and starts when cut and restored
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 31 No. 6)
Ted Lesley Firefly mentally turning off TV or lamp at home of friends
Sep. 1989
Magick (Issue 428)
David Berglas Regulite spectator thinks of an object on the table, then he holds to wires from a lamp and choses a light bulb and when concentrates on his object, the lamp lights up, eventually the object vanishes from the table and is fount inside the light bulb
2002 109
Tom Stone Light Bulb & Lampshade Idea
2010 157
John Gaughan Thayer's Vanishing and Reappearing Lamps
  • The Chamber of Secrets
June 2014
Genii (Vol. 77 No. 6)
John Gaughan The Vanishing and Reappearing Lamps
  • The Chamber of Secrets
mechanical, collapsible on tables
Aug. 2016
Genii (Vol. 79 No. 8)
John Gaughan Thayer's Eclipse Re-Appearing Lamp
  • Chamber of Secrets
Apr. 2022
Genii (Vol. 85 No. 4)