68 entries in Watch / Miscellaneous
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Unknown The Mesmerised Watch To Make any Watch a Repeater, watch answers question with bell sound, featuring sound gimmickRelated to Modern Magic 222
Unknown Die knarrende Uhr watch sound gimmickRelated to Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 8) 118
Unknown Experimente mit Uhren medium describes watch Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 7
Carl Willmann Die knarrende Uhr part two, applications for the watch sound gimmickRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 6) 89
Carl Willmann Die knarrende Uhr watch sound gimmickRelated to Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 5) 78
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Uhr und Photographie No. 20, spectators write famous poets on billets, one chosen, a photograph of the person appears underneath glass of borrowed watch Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 63
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die behexte Taschenuhr No. 24, borrowed pocket watch stops and continues at command, electric magnet Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 72
Francis King Wie Francis King eine Uhr vertauscht switching a borrowed watch in course of "one watch routine" Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 3) 41
Professor Hoffmann Chapter V - Tricks with Watches chapter intro Later Magic 134
Unknown "Exchanging" a Watch various methods, with props or pull Later Magic 142
P. T. Selbit, Professor Hoffmann A New "Palm" for Watches Later Magic 146
Joseph Michael Hartz An Improved "Repeater" watch answers question with bell sound, featuring sound gimmickRelated to Later Magic 149
Laurie Ireland Surprise Finish for the Alarm Clock Production Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 12
Martin Gardner Watchistry spectator calculates number from hours on watch, divined by performerVariations The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 51) 357
Shaman The Postman's Dream marked stamp travels from paper to inside watch The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 107) 639
Unknown Swallowing a Watch The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 113) 672
Hen Fetsch Magical Business - Buzz Watch (gag by Ed Heyel)
- Dad Betcha (tearing a paper in half 9 times)
- Plate Break (biting a plate)
- Candle Out (blowing a candle out through sleeve, gimmicked)
- Three Links (producing bottle from three linked rings)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 34
Roy Benson The Capsule watch chain gag ideaInspired by The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 308) 32
Howard Brooks The Babblings of Brooks ideas and jokes by Brooks
- watch chain gag
- wind up teeth
- way to add a key ring
Variations The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 305) 17
Dr. William E. Belanger Exit Gag for Performer or M.C. with a big watch The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 368) 301
Don Tanner Now is the Time selection is revealed by special watch, handles point on suits and values The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 379) 345
Steve Skomp Watch Out time from a watch in a magazine commercial is divined The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 88) 440
Karl Fulves Variation in Handling Related to Close-Up Mental Magic 10
Karl Fulves Times Two spectator sets a time on a wristwatch and performer behind back, numbers are added and the result told to the performer, who can now name both numbersInspired by Close-Up Mental Magic 8
Bob Read The Penultimate Cups and Balls humorous routine, three different cups, with smashed watch and wandering tip wand The Penultimate Cups & Balls 2
Karl Fulves Watch Reel watches build from coins, other uses for itRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 2) 4
Philip T. Goldstein Watch Time Prediction equivoque Verbal Control 8
Karl Fulves Watch Reel a source for a half-dollar watch via John CorneliusRelated to Interlocutor (Issue 8) 30
Dr. Barlow Wagman Alarm! time is set of two watches is turned face down, they match The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 146) 728
Karrell Fox A Real "Gem" pill-watch filled with (plastic) gem stones, gag Clever.... Like a Fox 37
Karl Fulves Ideas/Problems (B) tattoo of clockface on arm always show correct time, posed as problem Interlocutor (Issue 24) 93
Stephen Minch Time Will Tell! revealing a number or a word with a digital watch The Compleat Magick — Volume II (Issue 197) 983
Karrell Fox Much Ado About Knotting borrowed watch tossed into knot Another Book 255
Ted Karmilovich Time-ZAP handles of watch vanish The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 225) 1122
David (Foote) Drake Watch It! divining an appointment and a time, written down on paper The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 231) 1153
Al Mann The Time Piece named number or card is written in a pocket watch Phanta-Graphs 6
Karl Fulves Right on Time No. 48, performer pretends to have an accurate mental clock, interval can be stopped precisely Self-Working Table Magic 59
Hervé Pigny Money Is Time watchwork appears in Okito Box, coin in wrist watch Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 1) 875
Thomas Alan Waters Chronogram Koran medallion with a pocket watch, initials on the watch Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Thynk) 632
Ben Harris, Uri Geller Watch Wizardry - Geller Stars a Watch
- The Snap Move
- The Touch Down Move
- In the Spectator's Hands
- The Watch Progression Trick
- The Get-Ready
- The Wind
- The Revelation
Gellerism Revealed 79
Ben Harris Psychology Behind the Watch Trick broken watch starts running again
- The Amazement Factor
- The Involvement Factor
- Suspension of Disbelief
- The Authority Factor
- The Watch Trick in Effect
- Geller Starts a Watch
- In the Spectator's Hands
- The Progression Trick
Gellerism Revealed 15
Gaëtan Bloom The Watch Trick Magician able to tell time accurately from a picture of a watch drawn on the wrist Gaetan Bloom 86 4
J. C. Doty Doty's Ticker gag, instead of pocket watch an hour glass is attached to the chain The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 13) 221
Bev Bergeron The Miracle of Synchronous Watches performer and spectator turn stem of wrist watches and stop wherever they want, same time Predicting Time 17
Unknown Time in a Knot No. 17, wrist watch tied onto rope, is quickly removed behind back Self-Working Rope Magic 38
Unknown Watch the Watch No. 65, borrowed watch appears on wrist of performer despite him being tied up Self-Working Rope Magic 138
Felix Farrell Watch the Ring ring onto wrist watch held by spectator on both endsInspired by
  • "Ring on Pencil" (Charlie Miller, Magic Video Library, Impromptu 1)
Hardcore 142
Scott Robinson Time Travel borrowed ring vanishes and appears on performer's watch bandVariations The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 43) 761
Unknown Confusing the Mathematician mathematical force using face of a watch Psychokinetic Time 23
Unknown Tap It thought of number of a watch, tapping on numbers to reveal it Psychokinetic Time 23
Scotty York The Marked Coin to Pocket Watch signed coin in a bag transforms into works of pocket watch, coin is found in watch For Your Eyes Only 39
Don Nielsen Kronos force of number five, six or seven with wrist watch procedure, newspaper test application, see note on p. 7Related to
  • "Step Back in Time" (Stephen Tucker, Compendium, 1984)
Rigmarole (Issue 1) 4
Joel Givens Easy Time different handling for Scott Robinson's Time TravelInspired by The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 51) 936
David Harkey Nick of Time coin into borrowed wrist watch behind glassInspired by
  • handling in Linking Ring Parade, Nov. 1988
Close-Up File 147
Karl Fulves Time Out No. 16, performer says stop after any given interval of multiple of ten seconds, using pulse as secret guide Easy Magic 21
Karl Fulves Time Further Out No. 17, performer changes time on watch by exactly one hour without looking behind his back Easy Magic 22
Nathan Kranzo Bande Du Soleil tan line of wrist watched is moved to different position on arm
- Afterthoughts
- Credits
- Notes
- More Ideas from the Tan Man
Bande Du Soleil 2
David Berglas Time and Light routines with LED Time Pen, chemical fluid light sticks and Anverdi's die
- spectator names a time interval, then he gets a watch and can say start whenever he wants, the
show continues and the performer suddenly screams stop at the right moment
- Pseudo Psychometry routine
- woman selects one of several men, selection is divined
The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 383
Luke Jermay Stuck in a Moment stopping a watch Building Blocks 93
Bob King Time Will Tell thought-of hour divined, method uses watch with second handVariations New Magician Foolers 12
Vanni Bossi, Yank Hoe The Card in the Watch corner of card travels in wrist watch Vanni Bossi Las Vegas Lecture 3
Richard Feynman Watch Calculation offset on watch to apparently give complicated answers to time queries Latter Day Secrets (Issue 10) 400
Rajneesh Madhok, Gregory Wilson 'N Synch divination of two thought-of numbers over the phone, method uses watch with second handInspired by Penumbra (Issue 11) 11
Rajneesh Madhok 'N Synch 2 divination of thought-of number over the phone, method uses watch with second handInspired by Penumbra (Issue 11) 13
John Born Watch Transpo Card slipped under watch changes places with a signed selection Seeking the Bridge 162
John Born Time to Shine Three glimpses using a shiny surface on a metal watch Seeking the Bridge 45
Markus Beldig WatchCraft spectators's watches put in five envelopes, one spectator finds his own watch, the rest assigned by performer The Florida Notes 2019 19
Joaquín Navajas Reloj Fantasma circle is drawn on wirst of performer and wrist held by spectator, time is selected and hands appear inside circle to match chosen time, two methods Monedas Personales Y Más 102