268 entries in Animal
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Unknown Desperate or dangerous juggling knacks, wherein the simple are made to thinke, that a seelie juggler with words can hurt and helpe, kill and revive anie creature at his pleasure: and first too kill anie kind of pullen, and to give it life againe knife or nail inserted into head of chicken to deafen it temporarily The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXIII) 196
Brandon the juggler Example of a ridiculous woonder picture of dove is pierced, real dove on top of building drops down dead The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XIII) 174
Unknown To make a shoale of goslings drawe a timber log some geese draw a log of wood, vague, probably thread The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXX) 192
Steeven Tailor How to tell where a stollen horsse is become stooge The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXX) 192
Unknown How to make the face of a Childe to appeare in a pot of water small fake head secretly dropped into water bottle, also with frog The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 36
Unknown A Trick with a Cock hypnotising a rooster Breslaw's Last Legacy 54
Unknown A droll Trick played with a Fowl roasted fowl comes back to life when pierced with a fork, as a prank / wager Breslaw's Last Legacy 55
Unknown L'Anneau Dans un Pistolet, Qui Se Trouve Ensuite au Bec d'une Tourterelle, Dans une Boîte qu'on Avait Auparavant Visitée & Cachetée ring shot with a pistol is later found in the beak of a turtle dove sitting in a box which was examined before La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 50
Unknown Theophrastus Paracelsus, Ou le Pigeon Tué d'un Coup d'épée Donné à Son Ombre ou à Son Image the shadow or a picture of a pigeon is struck with a sword, at the same moment the real bird dies La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 46
Unknown To take a Bird out of a Cage, and make it appear as dead, or to roll it about as you please. Breslaw's Last Legacy 37
Unknown L'Oiseau Mort, & Ressuscité an egg is chosen and the spectator asked if she rather has a mouse or a bird, she chooses a bird and inside the egg is a bird, the bird days and comes back to life, concepts of forcing of proximity and preference, two versions La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 32
Henri Decremps L'Epagneul Encyclopédiste. story about educated dog (spaniel), who answered questions by striking his foot and by the aid of an interpretator, questions were asked in three different languages Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 156
Henri Decremps Mouche savante, Cheval savant. the educated fly and the educated / wise horse, able to answer questions, fake fly Supplément A La Magie Blanche Dévoillée 155
Unknown The Bowl of Ink changed to clear Water, with Gold Fish Swimming in it Modern Magic 372
Unknown The Welsh Rabbit from dove pan type prop Modern Magic 313
Unknown The Tables in use in Stage Tricks - The "Plain" Trap
- The "Wrist" or "Pressure" Trap
- The "Rabbit" or "Dove" Trap
- "Changing" Traps
- The "Money" Trap
- "Pistons" (for working mechanical apparatus)
- "Bellows" Tables
Modern Magic 437
Unknown The Rabbit Trick egg and two rabbits from borrowed hat, one vanishes, reappears Modern Magic 452
Unknown The Wizard's Omelet Borrowed Rings and Live Doves produced from an Omelet, dove pan Modern Magic 398
Unknown The Birdcages from the Hat birdcages that fold up Modern Magic 311
Unknown The Vanishing Canary Bird and Cage large die, bird cage and bird travel around Modern Magic 424
Unknown Card-Boxes No. 1
No. 2
No. 3
No. 4: "Card-and-Bird" Box
No. 5
No. 6: Bland's Brass Card-box
No. 7: The Card-Drawer
No. 8: The Double Card-Drawer
Tricks with Cards 151
Bland The Bran Plate for production of dove or anything More Magic 361
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Romans Entenjagd No. 38, up to eight ducks produced from table cloth Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 106
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Wie Roman Tauben und Vögel verschwinden lässt No. 12, vanishing different objects
- doves in glass cylinders
- glasses (both under handkerchief with dummy circle sewn in)
- bird in paper carton that is switched when wand is dropped
- pull
Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 44
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die Trennung und die angenehme Wiederkunft No. 49, glass box hanged in the air, two doves vanish from other props and reappear in glass box Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 132
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Das Hexennetz No. 1, egg bag from see-through net fabric, production of up to eight eggs, and a live chicken with body load Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 13
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Das Schlangenwunder der Wüste No. 45, two silks change into a fake snake Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 124
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Der animalische Transport No. 6, two birds travel from small glass box to cage Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 29
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Leben, Sterben, Wiedersehen No. 19, bird vanishes and reappears in paper Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 61
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Taube und Bouquet No. 32, dove wrapped in paper on one side, flower bouquet on other side, they transpose Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 94
Joseph Michael Hartz Fish and Ink Trick Later Magic 48
Joseph Michael Hartz A Couple of Handkerchiefs Turned into a Snake fake snake
- Hartz's Method
Later Magic 333
Joseph Michael Hartz The Hartz "Hook," for Working Mechanical Pieces hook from ceiling with mechanical piece that can make bells ring, etc.
- The Magic Bell (bell rings by itself)
- The Crystal Cash-box (borrowed coins appear in glass box that hangs from ceiling)
- The Bird-Cage (canary appears in suspended cage)
Also published here Later Magic 68
Unknown The Conjurer as Chicken Fancier six eggs produced from borrowed hat, then a chicken The Art of Magic 297
Joseph Michael Hartz The Witches' Kettle and Magic Punch Bowl - hanging kettle filled with water, changes into ducks or similar
- punch appears in empty bowl
Also published here Later Magic 700
Joseph Michael Hartz The Witches' Kettle and Magic Punch Bowl - hanging kettle filled with water, changes into ducks or similar
- punch appears in empty bowl
Also published here Magical Titbits 159
Joseph Michael Hartz The Hartz "Hook," for Working Mechanical Pieces hook from ceiling with mechanical piece that can make bells ring, etc.
- The Magic Bell (bell rings by itself)
- The Crystal Cash-box (borrowed coins appear in glass box that hangs from ceiling)
- The Bird-Cage (canary appears in suspended cage)
Also published here Magical Titbits 206
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Rabbit Trap two rabbits are produced from a box / rabbit trapVariations Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934) 15
Unknown Heads or Tails coin under hat turns into guinea pig Coin Magic 29
Orville Wayne Meyer How to hold a Rabbit The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 28) 172
Theodore Annemann Rabbit from Hat idea not so serious... The Jinx 1-50 (Issue 38) 253
Laurie Ireland The Rabbit Bag rabbit from bag, produced in hat or from silks Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 1
Laurie Ireland The Artist Draws a Picture of a Rabbit and the Picture Comes to Life Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 17
Laurie Ireland A Novel Pigeon Production follow up for Cecil Lyle's Hat Trick, dove appears fro paper hat Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 2
W.J. Nixon Where do the Ducks Go? Greater Magic 960
Joseph Ovette Nite Club Silk Production from a rolled up menu, performer produces stream of silks and as a climax a glass with a goldfish, with a tray Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 5) 3
Fred Robert Fred Robert's Famous Moth Trick cigarette paper changes to living moth / butterflyAlso published here Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2, No. 3) 1
Theodore Annemann Flat Rabbit Gag "I left him in the suit when I had it pressed!" The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 57) 402
Bruce Elliott Fisherman's Fancy goldfish cut out of carrot becomes real The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 104) 627
Unknown Vanishing Dog gag with wire leash The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 100) 612
Henry Hardin The Hypnotized Bird bird "plays dead" The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 97) 597
Audley Walsh Two - presentation for vanishing a rabbit with the break-away box
- invisible hair attached to deck, one card rises and is levered again
The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 10) 39
Edward Saint Letter on how to catch fleasRelated to The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 17) 70
Laurie Ireland Ireland's Cotton Rabbit cylinder mold is filled with cotton, living rabbit appears Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 29
N. M. Hopkins, Unknown Nuts! small elephant imitation appears and vanishes, see also Hopkins' "20th Century Magic" The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 27) 113
Francis Carlyle Evolution of a Rabbit in a Hat picture silk transformation, rabbit produced from hat Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 365
Unknown Modern Rabbit Box Production Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 381
Unknown "Sucker" Rabbit Box Vanish Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 386
Unknown Milady's Hat Box Production cardboard box Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 390
Unknown Unique Rabbit Vanish box Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 394
Jack Gwynne "Spee-Dee" Rabbit Production big prop Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 396
Jim Sherman Rabbit Production from a Hat Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 398
Ed Reno Dove Production dove production box Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 3 377
Oscar H. Paulson Flash Opening Trick a handkerchief appears, from which a hat and a rabbit are produced Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 9) 40
Abril Lamarque The Lamarque Rabbit Vanish rabbit appears and vanishes in a boxAlso published here Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 1) 53
Joseph Ovette Magic Bunny Rings three wooden rings are stacked and covered with a tray, rabbit appears Tricks and Illusionettes 9
Joseph Ovette A Novel Opening Number doves and rabbit produced from two bowls on two tables, with handkerchiefs Tricks and Illusionettes 4
Joseph Ovette The Oriental Tube confetti in tube changes to a rabbit Tricks and Illusionettes 12
Joseph Ovette Bunny Production Box Tricks and Illusionettes 16
Hart Fisher Chix-Levitation chicken on board levitates Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1944) 5
Nat. D. Kane Just a Dream baby chicken appears and vanishes Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 1, No. 12) 50
Joseph Ovette The Waterless Tube water in can changes to ribbon streamers, then baby chicken appear Tricks and Illusionettes 6
Joseph Ovette Bird and Cage Illusion transposition of two different colored birds, frames and cages, using bags and silks Tricks and Illusionettes 27
Dr. Raymond L. Beebe Hat'n Bunny living rabbit from folded opera hat (chapeau claque) My Best 286
Abril Lamarque The Lamarque Rabbit Vanish rabbit appears and vanishes in a boxAlso published here My Best 316
Thos. W. Duncan The Inexhaustible Hat routine, handkerchiefs transform, change and then reappear under hat, later fruits, paper streamer and finally rabbit is produced Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 22
Walter the Magician The Supreme Closing Effect with cane to table and folding rabbit from folding hat Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 32
Henry J. Young The Flat Rabbit Comes to Life change box Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1945) 33
Jean Hugard Rabbit Vanish from two grocer's bags Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2, No. 12) 118
Hen Fetsch "My Best" Flash Opening milk in paper cone transforms into a doveAlso published here My Best 303
Dr. Raymond V. Stone (RAMO) The Escape-Ologist guinea-pig is produced from a bag, put into the bag and the bag is sealed with wax, the guinea-pig escapes My Best 334
Mystic Craig The Elusive Canary canary vanishes and appears in a frame My Best 301
Jack Gwynne Jack Gwynne's Color Changing Rabbit two living rabbits Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 4 71
Bruce Elliott Misdirection for Rabbit-From-The-Hat with false finger The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 128) 514
Carlton King Carlton King's Rabbit Box box consisting of three parts, production box with table Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1947) 10
Billy McComb Assorted Gaglets of the William Brand gags with, thimbles, a mouse trap, a spring snake, with ropes, hair, light bulbs, coffee beans, diminishing cards, cracking a spectator's arm, dead ratVariations The First Book of William 37
H. Levenson Rabbit Out of Top Hat rabbit from hat spectator is wearing Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 6
Robert Brinkman Stage Version of the Multiplying Rabbits cardboard rabbit routine, covered with bags Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 33
Jack Yeager Glorifying Your Magic 1. Califaction of Handkerchiefs (silks in dove pan merge together)
2. How to spell trust? (oddity on coin)
3. Key Card Placement (Charlier Pass)
4. 20th Century Silks idea
5. Zombie Idea (floating flower pot)
6. Comedy bits with a stooge
7. Miser's Dream Shower (with handkerchief)
8. Thumb Tip Idea (with scotch tape)
9. Thimble color change
10. The cotton bunny (cotton bunny to real one, dove pan)
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 12
Arthur H. Buckley Opening for a Card Act manipulation act with vanishing cane to silk, card production, dove production, gloves Principles and Deceptions 143
Bob Somerfeld Nice Doggy! medium over phone divines selected object, dog as medium, barking Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1948) 10
Arthur H. Buckley A Finish for an Act appearing cane, dove to glove (fake dove made out of glove) Principles and Deceptions 145
Eliaser Bamberg The Frogs, the Fish, and the Bowl of Water production of frogs and fish Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 341
Harlan Tarbell Rabbit Productions 1- Rabbit Coat Pocket
2- Bat Wing Pocket
3- Rabbit Vest Pocket
Suggestions for Handling Rabbits
Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 211
Unknown An Unexpected Rabbit Production from borrowed hat Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 214
Unknown Rapid Production of Rabbit from Hat Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 216
Unknown Easy Method for Rabbit from Hat Production Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 218
Unknown Silks and the Rabbit from hat Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 219
Unknown Rabbit Production from Paper Ribbon Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 219
Unknown Rabbit Production from Gentleman's Coat discussion and method Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 220
Unknown Changing Rabbit to Box of Candy Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 225
Unknown The Chinese "Flash" Pigeon Frame Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 260
Unknown Chinese Production of Doves using bowl Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 392
Unknown A Chicken Produced from Gentleman's Coat Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 223
David Tobias Bamberg David Tobias Bamberg's Egg Bag large bag, fifteen eggs produced and a life hen Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 5 354
R. C. Buff Idea for the Rabbit Trap Inspired by Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 37
Clettis V. Musson The Mystic Ringer horseshoe vanishes from under handkerchief and appears around a peg Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1950) 26
Al Baker Goldfish Production sixth finger The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 453
Al Baker Rabbit Production The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Pet Secrets) 456
Bill Nord Snakes Alive animals are written down and one billet selected, fake snake appears, snake pill The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 245) 981
George Blake Olla Podrida - ambitious card with two cards, as a magician's gag
- rabbit from hat joke
- torn & restored paper, magician's gag
The Phoenix 251 - 300 (Issue 287) 1148
Karrell Fox Off the Record gag bit with sounds, spring duck falls on stage at the end Kornfidentially Yours 41
Leslie P. Guest Rabbit from a Hat with small parachute as misdirection The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 315) 61
Karrell Fox Vernon, the Educated Rabbit rabbit finds selection Kornfidentially Yours 2
Karrell Fox Where's the Bunny? handkerchief with rabbit printed on it vanishes from bag an appears in hat but without image, instead real rabbit is found in hat Kornfidentially Yours 1
Karrell Fox For Goodness Snakes fake snakes from flowers, joke Kornfidentially Yours 4
Karrell Fox One for the "Magi-Ministers" wiggly snake in Walsh cane Kornfidentially Yours 32
Charlie Miller Fish Catching bare handed The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 72
Charlie Miller Rabbit Production The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 84
Charlie Miller Three Blind Mice three toy mice with wrong tails, change into correct mice The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 68
Max Malini, Charlie Miller Chicks chicks from Cups & Balls, chicks from eggs The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 74
Charlie Miller Chick Breaking breaking a chick into two chicks The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 76
Abel Cantu Cantu comment The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 100
Charlie Miller Night Club Routine canary production, glass with drink produced and vanished, egg stuff, snow storm The Magic of Charles Earle Miller 98
Unknown Creation of Life cigarette paper turns into butterfly / mothAlso published here Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 139
Paul Curry Where Does the Ducks Go? break-away box Magician's Magic 110
Piet Forton Dove From Newspaper Piet Forton Lecture Notes 8
Bob Logan One Rabbit Less improvement on Jack Gwynne's Flip-Over Box The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 4, No. 11) 284
Parker Swan My Favorite Livestock Production armadillo from silks How to Force a Watermelon 14
Stan Blumenthal Drip Dry! goldfish production from handkerchief The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 57) 282
Roy Walton Once Upon A Time.... Jack and Queen of Hearts removed and put under handkerchief, Jack transforms into rubber frogVariations The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9, No. 12) 818
P. C. Sorcar The Rabbit Out of A Hat The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 43
Unknown The Sucker Rabbit Box The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 81
Cmdr. C. Adair Out of the Dog House dog appears from small house The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 16
John Cooper Flash Vanish guinea pigs appear from box The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 60
Frank Monaghan The Flea "flea" moves on table, magnet Pabular (Vol. 1, No. 4) 44
Faucett Ross Fish Bowl From Hat Produce small fishbowl of goldfish from his hat, suitable for close up Magic With Faucett Ross 77
V. Robert Allen The Toad and the Witch toad is hypnotized and vanishes The Compleat Magick - Volume II (Issue 141) 705
Faucett Ross Rabbit to Sausages Produce rabbit, change it into sausages Magic With Faucett Ross 113
Alan Shaxon Balloon to Rabbit balloon in hutch transforms into rabbit Practical Sorcery 34
Alan Shaxon Cabaret Rabbit Vanish similar to a break-away box Practical Sorcery 43
Karrell Fox The "Fool-eroid" Camera rabbit production from camera box, comedy routine Clever.... Like a Fox 117
Unknown The Vanishing Bunny break-away table The Big Book of Magic 195
Patrick Page A Rabbit from a Hat silks and rabbit The Big Book of Magic 197
Unknown The Rabbit Cage box to produce rabbit The Big Book of Magic 202
Unknown Dove from Silk The Big Book of Magic 207
Patrick Page Dove from Streamer The Big Book of Magic 204
Unknown The Dog Kennel production of a dog, box looks like small house The Big Book of Magic 200
Geoff Ray Close-Up Quickly coin transforms into spider, gag Pabular (Vol. 3, No. 3) 329
Unknown The Dove Pan producing birds The Big Book of Magic 201
Unknown The Vanishing Cage of Doves on table The Big Book of Magic 205
Al Mann The Frankenstein Affair several dead ants and a dead fly come back to life, ladybug recommandationRelated to Psycho-Mentisis 12
Stephen Minch Cups and Flies balls change into plastic flies one by one, plastic spider final load and bug aerosol can Creations of a Magical Madman 53
Ross Bertram Look, It's a Real Rabbit! folded sheet of newspaper is cut, when unfolded rabbit design is seen, live rabbit produced Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 118
Jan Heins Piep-Piep - A Jan Heins Gag catching a mouse with a flycatcher Pabular (Vol. 4, No. 12) 609
Francis Carlyle The Cups and Balls baby chicks as final loads Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 132
Ross Bertram Helpful Hints - Where to Obtain Chicks
- What to Feed Chicks
- How to Care for Chicks
- How to Palm a Chick
- How to Load a Spectator
- To Prevent the Chick from Kicking
- Hypnotizing a Chick
- How to Rehearse
Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 136
John F. Mendoza The First Stage of My Career bare-handed dove production from candle on table The Book of John 126
Karrell Fox "Friday" Mentalism cards with animals shown, one selected (goldfish), the crystal ball turns out to be goldfish aquarium Another Book 130
Karl Fulves Cat Locates Card The Chronicles (Issue 20) 1263
Karl Fulves Random Notes learned animals, melting snow in bathtub, psychic healer Dean Kraft, practicing with shaving mirror, Seseme St.Variations Interlocutor (Issue 31) 121
Johnny Thompson, Joe Tershay The Wings of Warsaw handkerchief over hand, dove appears when pulled away Polished Polish Prestidigitation 15
Kenneth F. Ritz Close-Up Color Changing Elephant gag description Don England's T.K.O.'s (Issue Joker) 1
Mike Caveney Comedy Load Bag fake and real chicken are produced from spectator's coat Magicomedy 73
Al Mann The Cobra snake charming a cobra, the psychology of the cobraRelated to The Shattered Chalice 18
Al Mann The Snake-Charmer-Magician how to charm a snake, what cobra to use and how to treat them The Shattered Chalice 19
Al Mann The Mongoose how a mongoose kills a cobra The Shattered Chalice 20
Al Mann The Cobra Act how to train a cobra not to bite your hand The Shattered Chalice 22
Al Mann Life from Space named bugs appear in envelopes, Bombshell Wallet The "H" Factor 13
Pat Conway The ???? in Wallet gag production of rubber spider from wallet Pabular (Vol. 7, No. 2) 986
Claude Hale Eggstraordinary coin dropper in stuffed chicken Fork Full of Appetizers 57
Pete Peterson Bird Snifter close up dove production, with a handkerchief in a big glass Fingers don't Entertain, People Do 41
Patrick Martin Hard to Swallow fish-shaped carrot becomes goldfish The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 21
Al Mann Hypnotizing Animals! Hypnotizing the following animals:
No. 43: Rabbit
No. 44: A Second Method
No. 45: Chicken and Rooster
No. 46: Another Method
No. 47: Lobster and Crayfish
No. 48: Frog
No. 49: Chameleon
No. 50: Snakes
No. 51: Crabs
No. 52: Guinea Pig
No. 53: Pig
No. 54: Pigeons
No. 55: In the Act (frogs & putting them on stage)
No. 56: With Rabbits
No. 57: The Prime Secret
No. 58: The Cobra! (see also reference)
Related to 101 Psychic Tests 13
Patrick Martin Oral Gami tissue paper is restored in mouth, mouth coil, spring flower bouquet from paper and dove from flowers The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 117
John Carney Kitty's Treat coin routine "explained" via surprise appearance of mouseVariations Carney Knowledge 45
Unknown Spirit Ants No. 95, spectators feel invisible ants, itching powder 101 Psychic Tests 26
Meir Yedid Killer Spiders - The Arouser uses for wind-up toys or toy spiders, toy spider jumps out of close-up mat) Off the Wall 3
Meir Yedid The Other Side Of Time chop cup routine with spaceship patter, toy spider finale Off the Wall 4
Meir Yedid Misdirection Coin Vanish toy spider jumps across table as misdirection, gag Off the Wall 5
Meir Yedid The Intruder toy spider in a friend's bed, practical joke Off the Wall 5
Meir Yedid Roach Motel Eruption toy spider in roach motel, practical joke Off the Wall 5
Meir Yedid Coffee Treat toy spider under coffee cup, practical joke Off the Wall 6
Meir Yedid Disco Disaster dropping bunch of wound-up toy spiders in disco, practical joke Off the Wall 6
Stephen Tucker The Flight of the Bumble coins from hand to hand, bee on coin, gets smashed as humorous climax Spell-Binder (Vol. 3, No. Special #3) 11
Meir Yedid Pet Shop Caper apparently bird bit off a finger in pet shop, practical joke Off the Wall 16
Jim Gabor La Paloma II double dove production, finale for close up act Fork Full of Appetizers - Book 2 121
Wayne Kyzer Rat Trap comedy routine with a bear trap and a fake mouseRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 6) 93
Wayne Kyzer Wilmot comedy bit, rubber chicken starts to laugh and is eventually shot by performer The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 3) 40
Steve Beam, Wayne Kyzer Raisin' Rabbits joke, apparently rabbit appears and disappears, handful of raisins as proof, see p. 351 for credit informationAlso published here
  • "Raisin' Rabbits" by Rick Johnsson in "Practical Impossibilities" 1976
The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 7) 117
Tommy Martin Bird Cage Load from table with live doves, very brief Korem without Limits 78
Steve Beam Magic Animals spraying a squirrel white, because performer could not afford a rabbit The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 13) 224
Karrell Fox The "Foxy" Paper Tear black and white paper torn, restores into paper hat from which paper rabbit is produced, optional live rabbit finaleVariations For My Next Trick... 106
Karrell Fox "The Rabbit Asrah" asrah levitation and vanish with rabbit For My Next Trick... 135
Karrell Fox Firecracker/Snakes firecracker tube explodes and spring snakes jump out, snake can For My Next Trick... 88
Phillip Young The Pits joke, on the beach, performer first rips hair from armpit then produces rabbit from other armpit The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 20) 339
Jim Hyams A-Maze-Ing five cards put on five exits from a small maze, mouse finds exit with selection, see Guilty for credit correctionsRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 18) 305
Jim Hyams, Paul Sorrentino, Gary Plants, Evert Chapman, Steve Beam A Trick with a Borrowed Dog gag, dog starts barking at correct card The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 18) 304
Jim Hyams The Roach Trick dead roach appears from two playing cards The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 18) 306
Steve Beam The Vanishing Earthworm living worm disappears from tube, gag The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 18) 306
Steve Beam Utility Vanish joke, living worm disappears from a book The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 18) 307
John Riggs Flea Market joke, apparently performer eats flies, additional ideas The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 18) 307
John Harwood The Thing - The Sequel more ideas with miniature hands, Mr. Jimmy / The Thing
- The Fly
- Sponge Balls
- Applause
Related to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 18) 309
John Riggs Lucinda ring vanishes from box and appears in performer's mouth, invisible bird presentation, comedy routine The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 18) 303
Steve Beam Guilty credit correctionRelated to The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 19) 328
Karrell Fox A Real Rabbit rabbit folded out of handkerchief, then real one appears My Latest Book 42
Steve Beam Bird Brain joke, dove poops as many times as thought of number, see p. 421 for comment an alternative effectRelated toVariations The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 24) 419
Channing Pollock II. Teil: Körperladungen - Über Körperladungen (on body loads) The Lecture of Channing Pollock 24
Channing Pollock Die Basis-Produktion basic production, steal of a body load with handkerchief The Lecture of Channing Pollock 25
Channing Pollock, Lee Grabel Stolper-Stehlen stumble as misdirection for steals The Lecture of Channing Pollock 38
Cardini Laden aus dem Frackschwanz load from tailcoat, with small card manipulation sequence The Lecture of Channing Pollock 35
Channing Pollock Überraschende Verwandlung: Karten, Tuch, Taube cards change to silk, then dove is produced The Lecture of Channing Pollock 37
Steve Beam Soap Opera opener gag, a bar of dove soap appears under handkerchief, then it changes into deck of cards The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 26) 457
Richard Bartram The Dunninger Dove gag, variation, bird on a perchInspired by The Trapdoor - Volume Two (Issue 27) 481
Channing Pollock Laden vom Tisch loads from a table / hat, dove appears, with handkerchiefs The Lecture of Channing Pollock 31
Jesse Dicamillo Breaded Fish live goldfish from bread roll Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 3, No. 1-5 Aspen Bar Magic) 66
Michael Weber The Wrigley Device quickly build gimmick to vanish/ produce cigarettes, liquidsRelated to
  • "Abra", January 1951
Life Savers 91
Steve Dusheck Experiment No. 7 idea for goldfish tail that comes out of a thumb tip Dusheck's Thumb Tip Magic 51
Karrell Fox Inflation flat paper bunny in dove pan, air pumped into pan, live rabbit Goodies 115
Karrell Fox A Soft Rabbit ball of cotton wool transforms into rabbit in cloth bag Goodies 117
Karrell Fox A Lively Picture black drawing board/tray, dove drawn, becomes live dove, "gloves to dove" adaption Goodies 98
Unknown Mystery of the Paper Ball, Egg, Frog, & Baby Chicken paper ball under a bowl transforms in the things from the title Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 131
Unknown The Welsh Rarebit guinea pig is produced with spectator's hat and a production prop Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 243
Unknown The Vice Versa Rabbit Mystery two boxes, rabbit travels Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 283
Unknown Super Vanish of Doves box Tarbell Course in Magic - Volume 8 271
Harry Cecil Harry Cecil's Rabbit Trick - The Swing Load loading from inside coat More Greater Magic 1242
Karrell Fox Producing The Product Paul Stadelman Rabbit Production box for trade show use Much Ado About Something 88
Karrell Fox Splitting-Hares arm chopper with rabbit inside Much Ado About Something 122
Karrell Fox A "Cheep" Trick egg to live baby chick in napkin Much Ado About Something 130
Karrell Fox Willie The Worm spring snake from snake can comes out of apple apparently Much Ado About Something 76
Karl Fulves Bird Brain bird or dove indicates which watch belongs to which spectatorRelated to Underworld (Issue 2) 20
Tom Stone, Karl Grendel The Floating Mackerel joke The Warpsmith Returns 45
Patrick Martin Creation paper moth transforms into living object The Art of Astonishment - Book 1 (Issue Astonishing Friends) 247
Keith "Kip" Pascal Fooling Pavlov dog eats food or not at will Ah-ha! 87
Karl Fulves Arf "Unsolved Mysteries"
dog-shaped balloon, live dog appears inside, posed as a problem
The Fine Print (Issue 9) 267
Dondrake Fantasy Dove Cardboard dove visually changes into real dove in full view Black Art Breakthroughs 26
David Regal My Best Friend Chop Cup routine involving mice under a cup, appearing cheese and final load of lots of fake mice Close-Up & Personal 90
Milton Kort Umgowa! Vanish small elephant toy (first published in Mantra, vol. 1, no. 10, Jan 1976) Kort 357
Chuck Smith To Dusty dog finds card Tools Of The Trade 27
Alexander de Cova News-Fisch no-tear restauration followed by production of huge plastic fish Homemade Magic 5
David Berglas Tricky, the Dog on how to train a dog and doing magic together The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 98
David Berglas Whales, Cats, Plants stopping a whale, making a cat clean itself and closing the leaves of a plant The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 178
David Berglas English Electric entire routine with a washing machine, signed shirt gets clean and funny bits with a spectator and a cat The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 212
David Berglas David in the Lion's Den performer in cage with a lion vanishes and appears far away, done in a zoo and appearance on a tall black, cage covered with curtain The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 204
Karl Fulves Arf "Problems"
keychain beeper to find hidden object, looking for other uses, posed as problem
Latter Day Secrets (Issue 7) 257
Al Baker The Boy, The Bottle, and Guinea Pig half card is "shot" in bottle with guinea pig... The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Magazines) 667
Karl Fulves Doggerel electronic dog translator gadget, dog divines choice of word card Latter Day Secrets (Issue 9) 354
Stephen Minch The Ceremony of Atman-Ka toad and obelisk appears in drumhead production tube, tube clean at endAlso published here
  • "The Grimoire of the Mages" (Tony Andruzzi, 1978)
The Book of Forgotten Secrets 107
Tommy Cooper Tale of a Fish production of fish skeleton Magic Page by Page 289
Patrick Page Rabbit, Where Art Thou? comedy routine, performer tries to make a rabbit appear behind a cloth Magic Page by Page 296
Patrick Page The Flat Rabbit production of a flat rabbit, joke Magic Page by Page 297
Jörg Alexander Weber, John Carney Zaubermaus puppet mouse appears and vanishesInspired by ZauberKunstStücke - Band 3 20
Christoph Borer Labrador prediction from chosen dog from a book, gag prediction 21 145
Roberto Giobbi Trick for Thanksgiving: Torn and Restored Turkey description of old trick around 1600 Hidden Agenda (Issue Nov 24) 337
Johnny Thompson On Birds on the production of doves The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 211
Johnny Thompson Pockets and Principles - The Jacket
- The Pockets
- Pocket Locations
- The Dove Bag
- The Silk Shroud
- The Silks
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 215
Johnny Thompson Basic Dove Steals - Hookup The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 216
Johnny Thompson The JT Dove Steal - Same Side no upward pulling motion The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 218
Johnny Thompson Across the Body Steal The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 223
Channing Pollock The Channing Pollock Steal The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 223
Johnny Thompson, Charlie Miller What Can Go Wrong, Will missing the loop in body steals The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 225
Johnny Thompson Practice how to practice dove steals, fake doves The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 226
Johnny Thompson Wings of Warsaw dove production under silk, from sleeve The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 229
Johnny Thompson The Great Tomsoni & Co. - The Act
- The Great Tomsoni & Co. (effects described in detail)
- Construction (analyzing the act)
evolution of the stage act, history of dove magic, Abraham Cantu, Jack Kodell, Channing Pollock
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 191
Johnny Thompson Paper to Parakeet paper napkin formed into bird, changes into birdInspired by
  • "Creation of Life" (Nate Leipzig, with moth or butterfly)
The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 253
Johnny Thompson Color-Changing Dove The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 243
Channing Pollock Color-Changing Dove brief The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 245
Johnny Thompson Multiple Dove Vanish doves put in top hat which is collapsed The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 247