33 entries in Dice (large) & Blocks / Die Box
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Oswald Rae The Sucker Die Box presentation and joker, brief routine outline
1929 More Practical Patter 39
Edward Bagshawe The Flight of the Die large die vanishes from beneath cloth and instantly reappears in wooden box with cut-out, dummy figure in cloth
1936 ca. Twenty Magical Novelties 62
Joseph Ovette A Sock Die Box Twist after die appears in hat, rabbits are produced, with sucker presentation
1940 Fast Ones 29
Tom Sellers A Sliding Card Frame die box with card and a frame
1942 That's Good! 6
Wilbur Nesbitt The Match Box Die Box idea
1943 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 32
James G. Thompson Jr. Jocko - The Great routine with hand puppet, puppet makes handkerchief vanishes and appear and disappear, performs a mini die box and eventually finds selected card
Also published here 1951 The Phoenix 201 — 250 (Issue 220) 879
James G. Thompson Jr. Jocko the Great routine with hand puppet, puppet makes handkerchief vanishes and appear and disappear, performs a mini die box and eventually finds selected card
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 229
Eli Hackman, Stewart James Sure-Shot Dice Box Small box that allows dice in it to rattle but not turn over. Includes trick by Stewart James (sum prediction)
1956 Mathematics, Magic And Mystery 108
Richard Smiley Die Box Routine different design of the die
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 24
Bert Douglas Safety Magic series of tricks / presentations about safety and accident prevention
  • A Safety Introduction
  • The ABC of Safety (paper cutting routine)
  • Think (ABC card manipulation)
  • Don't Take Chances (Brent's Bill to Matches & Atomic Candle Trick)
  • How Come? (Blow book)
  • We All Do Crazy Things - Sometimes (Milk Pitcher routine)
  • Safety Begins at Home (Multiplying Thimble)
  • Don't Gamble with Safety (Die Box)
1964 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1963-64) 21
Unknown Magisches Notizbuch
  • Zwei Ideen zur Vorführung des Kartendegens (Charlie Miller, Harry Mendoza & Faucett Ross in "Genii" July & August 1966)
  • Robert J. Gunther's Würfelkasten ("Genii" May 1966)
  • Ein Ball-Tuch-Effekt von Frank Garcia ("Triks" June 1966)
1966 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 27 No. 5&6) 79
Alan Shaxon The Die Box and Bunny rabbit produced from hat, in die box routine
Also published here 1972 ca. Royal Command Television Magician — Ideal Entertainment 10
Theo "Okito" Bamberg The Alphabet Block block vanishes from box and appears in hat, similar to the die-box
1973 The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 125
Karl Fulves Babel David Roth, mirror image numbers puzzle, Die Box anecdote
Feb. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 4) 858
Unknown The Sliding Die Box with hat
1976 The Big Book of Magic 235
Robert Albo, Patrick Page, Marvin Burger Die Box and Chimney Vanishes exploration of various models and methods
  • Apparatus: Dies, Die Shell and Die Boxes
  • Apparatus: Chimneys
Related to 1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 9
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Phantom Die Cabinet big die vanishes from a box and appears in a hat, including variations by Thayer (Phantom Die Cabinet), Lloyd (Jewel Chest of Ching See), Beckman (Beckman Die Box ) and the Crystal Die Box
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 22
Unknown Block Box different colored blocks appear and disappear in a box, similar to a die box
1976 Classic Magic with Apparatus 40
Unknown Die Boxes various models and methods, which did not appear in Vol. II, with playing cards and cages etc.
Related to 1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 237
George G. Kaplan Alice im Wunderland children's patter for die box
Also published here
  • Hugard's Magic Monthly, July 1948
Apr. 1979 Intermagic (Vol. 6 No. 1) 12
Fred Lowe Eine Kinderroutine mit dem Würfelkasten
Aug. 1980 Intermagic (Vol. 7 No. 2) 75
Jim Moore Rubik's Die Box cube in die box, solves there
1982 The Magic of the Cube 8
Unknown Billiard Ball Vanish Box four different types of boxes, die box, Thayer
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 127
Unknown The Repeat Die Box
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 195
Charlie Miller The Croquet Cabinet Die Box routine with ball or round object instead of die
1983 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 2 124
Robert Parrish The Die Box routined for adults, two cat food cans as final loads from hat
1995 Great Tricks Revisited 8
Harry H. Thomson The Sliding Egg Box - First Method: the Harry Thomson Approach die box with egg routine
Also published here
  • "The Elusive Egg" (The Magic Wand, Vol. 26 No. 174, June 1937, p. 73)
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 168
Len Belcher The Sliding Egg Box - Second Method: the Len Belcher Approach die box with egg routine
Also published here
  • "Climax Egg Box" (The Gen, Vol. 6 No. 11, Mar. 1951, p. 334)
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 169
Paul Osborne The Duck Die Box
  • Osborne Illusions
giant die box
June 2006 Genii (Vol. 69 No. 6) 16
John Gaughan Sucker Billiard Ball Box
  • The Chamber of Secrets
die box type apparatus with billiard ball
Sep. 2013 Genii (Vol. 76 No. 9) 18
Alan Shaxon Die Box, Rabbit and a Hat rabbit produced from hat, in die box routine
Also published here 2014 Alan Shaxon — The Sophisticated Sorcerer 153
Gene Anderson Anderson Die Box with Gospel Magic parody presentation
  • A. Props
  • B. Gene's script
  • C. Final message
2016 Gene Anderson — The Book 32
John Gaughan The I-II Die Box
  • The Chamber of Secrets
Mar. 2016 Genii (Vol. 79 No. 3) 18