47 entries in Propless / Miscellaneous
  
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown To make one danse naked spectator is made to throw away clothes and dance and stomp, stooge The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXX) 192
Unknown A Rather Dangerous Trick stunt The Modern Conjurer 300
Unknown Another Similar Feat non-magic balancing stunt The Modern Conjurer 309
Vincent Dalban "How Did He Know?" puzzle The Jinx 1-50 (Issue Winter Extra 1935/36) 89
Theodore Annemann Lipreading tip The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 18) 101
John Goodrum Lost And Found gag You'd be Surprised 52
Eugene Bernstein the Spirit Grip spectator feels two hands, while only one is touching him Greater Magic 877
David Bamberg Stage Presentation tips on stage presentation, discussing:
- Stage Entrance
- Settings
- The Opening Illusion
- The Follow On
- Patter
- Balance
- Assistants
- Audience Work
- Routining
- Apparatus
- Working to Magicians
- The Climax
- Résumé
Greater Magic 936
John Houdi, Dr. George W. Crane The Houdini Breath Control Method The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 92) 571
Lew Smith, L. Vosburgh Lyons The Fairy Goblet spectator remembers long forgotten memory, psychological (and weird) The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 133) 761
Joe Berg Joe Berg's "Double Cross" chalk crosses travel from paper into performer's hand Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 57
Ormond McGill The Brain Illusion spectator looks through the flame of a candle and apparently sees his own brain, optical illusion Psychic Magic - Vol. 6 5
Ernest Heldman A Hand-Y Bit three body stunts / gags
- finger are same size
- arm grows
- arm shrinks
The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 369) 303
Steve Shimm Game-Playing Machines article about simple computer programs applied to (card) games
- Banker And Broker (cutting the high card)
- The Tic-Tac-Toe Machine
- Computer At The Card Table
- The Machine As Innovator
Related to Epilogue (Issue 7) 52
Paul Siegel Number Force limited pool of numbers, spectator's hold up hands with outstretched fingers, two-digit number is created Doorway to Delusion 9
Unknown Wong How Was A Chinaman bar bet, one has to repeat exactly the actions of the performer Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 4) 50
Philip T. Goldstein Finger Force way to form a two digit number by holding up fingers, limited outcome, forceRelated to
  • "It's in the Book" (Ray Hyman, Linking Ring, Oct. 1953, p. 65)
Para-Sight 9
Al Smith, Arthur Day, Fred Snooks Fumdubulators - producing false teeth and a skull
- floating crisp
- producing a potato from a crisp bag (Arthur day)
- Irish Key Ring, key ring on false end of a key, gag (Arthur Day)
- bar bet with matchbox (Fred Snooks)
Pabular (Vol. 6, No. 4) 836
Philip T. Goldstein ESPectrum thought-of colors divined, binary sortingRelated to Thequal 12
Jerry Andrus Standing-Kneeling Deception Gag Korem without Limits 152
Philip T. Goldstein Inspectrum thought-of colors divinedRelated to Amperthand 10
Jamy Ian Swiss Shot Glass Strategy idea for working surface in walk-around situationsRelated to Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 1, No. 11&12) 26
Michael Ammar The Natural Lay of the Hand essay on hand position while palming Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2, No. 7&8 Arcane) 16
Michael Close The Unbelievable Useful Comedy Prop plastic hand as running gag and sight gag Workers Number 1 5
Unknown The Touch of Mysterious Fingers fingers are felt below the table even though all hands are above the table Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 30
Harlan Tarbell The Basics of Quick Sketching crash course in this skill Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 187
Michael Close Down for the Count vampire teeth appear in mouth Workers Number 3 112
John Scarne Various Notes various very brief notes about different things More Greater Magic 1248
Dan Harlan Deviled Egg spectator's blood travel into egg, spectator is cut with a knife The Minotaur (Vol. 6, No. 3) 5
Theophil "Philius" Weidmann Forcing a Number with the hand, spectator grabs a finger Hellsehen... ...kinderleicht 28
Alain Nu Iconographic Fishing Exercice: The Zodiac fishing sequence for zodiac signs NOT based on words or letters The Looking Glass (Issue 3) 97
Paul Harris Free Lunch flesh colored ball appears between fingertips in front of eyes The Art of Astonishment - Book 3 (Issue Brainstorm in the Bahamas) 157
Justin Hanes Constellation Prize Q-Force with Big Dipper star pattern in the sky Penumbra (Issue 8) 2
Tom Stone Roomtone idea with sound Vortex 189
Jim Steinmeyer The Three-Ball Test three imaginary colored balls are distributed by spectator, performer knows which color is where Devilish Impuzzibilities 4
Roberto Giobbi Bang! producing a shot-like soundRelated to Hidden Agenda (Issue Apr 11) 106
殷欣 (Sion) 动画师 (Animator) Completely propless drawing duplication, spectator visualizes famous painting and a warm/cool color, magician divines both 暧昧 5
殷欣 (Sion) 暧昧 (Ambiguous) Magician correctly divines spectator's birthdate and astrological sign, proplessRelated to 暧昧 12
殷欣 (Sion) 很暧昧 (Very Ambiguous) Magician divines three numbers thought of by three spectators, proplessRelated to 暧昧 18
殷欣 (Sion) 都格 Magician correctly divines spectator's thought of animal, proplessRelated to 暧昧 22
殷欣 (Sion) 都格格 Magician correctly divines spectator's thought of famous landmark around the world, proplessRelated to 暧昧 27
殷欣 (Sion) 背叛 (Betrayal) Spectator imagines three different coins, places one in pocket, the other two in each hand. Magician divines the specific positions of all three imaginary coins while also detecting if spectator is lying or telling the truth (propless) 暧昧 31
殷欣 (Sion) 殷果 Magician correctly divines the fruit the spectator is thinking of, proplessInspired byRelated to 暧昧 37
殷欣 (Sion) 殷果儿 Magician correctly divines the name of a famous person spectator is thinking of, proplessRelated to 暧昧 41
殷欣 (Sion) 欣机 Magician correctly predicts which everyday object spectator is thinking of (propless, only prediction written) 暧昧 45
殷欣 (Sion) 杯杯 (Cup Cup) Magician correctly divines the card spectator is thinking of, proplessRelated to 暧昧 50
殷欣 (Sion) 杯杯杯 (Cup Cup Cup) Magician predicts the card the spectator is thinking of, inspired by Kolossal KillerRelated to 暧昧 58