21 entries in Bowl / Lota Bowl
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Eddie Joseph 3rd. Finale liquid produced from cup, gaffed cup
1936 A Practical Lesson on Cups and Balls 5
Han Ping Chien, George LaFollette, Danny Morris Gaglet Department
  • appearance and vanish of a bowl bit (Han Ping Chien)
  • on the Lota Bowls (Lafolette)
  • lose thread pulled from jacket gag (Morris)
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 15) 62
Eddie Joseph The Inexhaustible Stream
1942 The Last Word on Cups and Balls 48
Robert Gable Lota Bowl and Sand Cup idea for humorous presentation
1943 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 49) 203
Ben Fineson A Routine with Liquids combination of the Lota Bowl, water funnel and Anti Gravico
1944 The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 63) 259
Phil J. Flad, Jr. Lota Bowl combined with change bag, silks are wrung out over lota bowl, transform into Union Jack
Oct. 1944 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 5) 76
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
1947 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 28
Herb Poppleton Self Working Double Load Lota, with a Comedy Routine Lota bowl routine, with gun and flowers
1949 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 10
Karrell Fox Lota Bowl routine structure
1954 Kornfidentially Yours 35
Al Hancuff Idea for a Lota idea for Lota Bowl
1959 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 9
Richard Smiley Silken Wine Lota Bowl, Chick Pan and silks
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 49
Ellison Poland The Lota Principle constructing one from cheap dime store products
1969 Wonderful Routines of Magic 211
Henry Christ Riffs of Henry Christ comments on
  • The Count of Elmsley
  • An Unsolved Mystery
  • The Lota Bowl Deck Switch
  • The Challenge
1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 253
Steve Beam Routine For The Lota humorous presentation for the Lota bowl
1978 They Don't Make Trap Doors Like They Used To Do Or You Too Can Walk On Water 5
John Kennedy Inexhaustible Soda Can can emptied several times, ganga/lota with can, can reseals itself, opened again and it is full again, no switch, glass with two walls
1983 Lecture III 23
Steve Beam Leftovers on Paul Chosse, Bill Miesel, Ed Eckl, Lota bowl
1992 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 42) 760
Unknown The Mysterious Self-Filling Lota
1993 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 228
Ching Ling Foo Magic Water Can different design for lota type bowl
1993 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 231
Gary Darwin Darwin's BlackArt Lota Lota vase keeps refilling indefinitely, longer than it should
1998 Black Art Breakthroughs 37
Al Baker Lota Bowl Finesse
Also published here
  • The Sphinx, Vol. 29 No. 4, June 1930
2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 625
Henry Christ The Lota Bowl Switch reprinted from reference
Related to 2013 The Art of Switching Decks 149