22 entries in Dice (large) & Blocks / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Carl Willmann Leuchter und Würfel "Ein Entree-Kunststück"
candle with stand appears from large die
Aug. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 8)
Charles-Emile "Prof. Rex" Sauty Le Dé Obéissant the obedient die, model
Feb. 1941 5
Martin Gardner Pop Up Cube cryptic, perhaps production cube
Oct. 1959
Ibidem (Issue 18)
Conrad Schmoranzer Der steigende Würfel rising cube on wand
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 21 No. 4&5)
Dr. Stanley Jaks Der Block von "Lefcadio" blocks with letters are moved, without looking performer divines amount of moves
Inspired by
  • Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein's "Der Name des Freundes" in Charly Eperny's "Das Rohnsteinbuch 4", 1959
Also published here
1961 69
Hans Trunk Der Tote Punkt four cubes with numbers and color dots are piled in tube and rearrange themselves
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 27 No. 1)
Ernesto "Ernest" Pracchia Prodducción de Dados production of eight large dice, sponge
1967 40
Kirk Stiles Exchange Extraordinaire combination of Block-Kord and Marshall's Jinking Rings, block and rings on rope transposition
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
Gerald Kosky I Like Girls! variation of the Marconick Die, different numbers from die can be shown then card is opened to show domino and pin up girl, movable spots
1975 204
Confusing Blocks blocks in a box form to selected card
1976 62
Find-the-Lady Cubes three blocks with cards printed on them in a tube with three doors, find the lady
1976 64
Philip T. Goldstein Die-Lex prediction of a word, die is thrown, limitation process of the die throw down to two numbers
Magick (Issue 264)
Bob Fitch Block Off String "Extras - Variations - 12)"
block vanishes
1980 7
Al Mann The Falling Block block of wood falls, discussion on different methods
Related to
  • Ed Mellon's MentalWise, Vol. II #12 and Vol. III #1, and George Arrowsmith's idea with playing cards "Arrowsmith's Assorted Myseries", Tom Fitzgerald's "A Block from the Wall of Jericho" in Sam Dalal'
1981 11
Pavel Tuch-Würfel handkerchief in big dice change places, then dice change color, with tubes
1983 3
Larry Becker, Roy Roth The Roth Beck Box large die placed inside a box, chose number is divined
1992 181
Alan Wakeling Additional Effect: The Numeral Cubes dice with larger numbers on them rolled, reduced to base number by adding digits, total predicted
1993 211
Peter Warlock Telekinesis
  • The Sphinx Revisited
block of wood sealed in transparent tube rises up and down
Also published here
  • The Sphinx, Vol. 48 No. 5, July 1949
Aug. 2002
Genii (Vol. 65 No. 8)
Geoffrey Durham The Blocks two sets of blocks numbered 1-6, many phases of one set rearranging itself to match the order and orientation of the other one under cover of a sleeve, uses shells
2008 159
Mike Caveney Lubor Die routine for Driebeck/Lubor Die, credit information
2013 127
Dr. Stanley Jaks Blocks of Lefcadio blocks with letters are moved, without looking performer divines amount of moves
Also published here 2014 109
Alexander de Cova Driebeck's Die Driebeek, comments on Fred Kaps's performance
2016 170